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That’s right… truck bed camping. It’s a hidden gem of truck ownership! Everyone knows that a pickup truck is a versatile vehicle, especially for hauling stuff from place to place or for towing. Many RVers use a truck to tow a camper, like a fifth wheel or travel trailer. But even if you don’t have …

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Camping lanterns have long been considered essential pieces of camping gear. A good camping lantern, after all, is what lights up the dark as we enjoy evenings in the great outdoors. And whether you’re an RVer, a tent camper, or car camper, isn’t one of the points of getting away from home to spend time …

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Dispersed camping is far and away our favorite way to camp. And that’s saying something, since we have a fair amount of camping experience — we’ve lived and traveled full time in our motorhome for 20 years! But, what is dispersed camping? How much does it cost? And where do you go to experience it? …

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In today’s post, we cover the concept of stealth camping.  We’ve written before about free overnight RV parking and we’ve addressed the question “Can you camp in Walmart parking lots?” But stealth camping is a little different. While it’s fairly common, stealth camping is primarily reserved for travelers with certain types of rigs. After all, …

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Traveling by RV offers so many amazing experiences. Among them is the chance to experience some absolutely incredible natural wonders. In today’s post, we’re talking about Northern Lights camping! We’ll tell you about four amazing places where you can go to experience camping under the brilliant skies of the Aurora Borealis. What Are the Northern …

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Clearly, the best mosquito repellent for camping is one that WORKS! There’s nothing worse than setting out to enjoy the great outdoors with pesky mosquitoes showing up to ruin the fun. For campers and other outdoor enthusiasts, a product that truly offers protection against mosquitoes is a coveted item. There are hundreds, even thousands of …

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We all know that recycling is important and is an eco-friendly thing to do.  We know that recycling has a positive environmental impact. But recycling while camping can be a challenge. Many people on camping trips use plastic bottles, plastic bags, paper goods, and plastic cutlery. For many, the convenience factor is key. But how …

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One of the many great advantages of traveling by RV is that the whole family can come along, pets included. Being able to travel with pets is a wonderful privilege. We’ve done several posts now that focus mostly on dogs or pets in general. But in today’s post, we’re talking specifically about camping with cats. …

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Everyone loves a nice campfire. They inspire great conversations, good music, community, and an overall relaxing atmosphere in the evening. But not every campsite is equipped with a fire pit or a fire ring. That’s where portable campfires come in handy! Today we’re taking a look at portable campfires – what they are, why they’re …

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Someone recently asked us if camping in a luxury motorhome is what the term “glamping” means. Well, it might and it might not. It depends. Sometimes yes and sometimes no. So what exactly is glamping? The term was coined as a mash-up of the words “glamorous” and “camping.” So sure, while camping in a 43-foot …

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Who doesn’t love reliable free camping apps? And by “free camping apps” we’re talking about apps to help you find free camping (not free apps to help you find camping… see the difference?… although most of the apps we list ARE free). There are a ton of apps and websites available to help you find …

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