An RV vacation seems like the perfect trip. What could be better than an epic road trip to an amazing destination, enjoying nature that surrounds you without the need to set up a tent or stock a cabin? That was exactly the thought that led my husband and I to plan our first RV vacation. And what led us, after that memory-making RV vacation, to purchase our own motorhome. RV Rental Tips from an RV Owner Before becoming an RV owner we were RV renters. And now we are RV owners who rent ... Read More about RV Rental 101: Motorhome Rental Tips for Beginners | RV Camping Tips
If you're considering a cabin camping vacation but aren't quite ready for something too rustic or 'off the grid', KOA Camping Cabins might be just the option for you! Many think of KOA as a place for RV’ers to set up shop for the summer, but in fact many KOA Campgrounds offer a wide range of cabin camping options, from single room 'rustic' cabins to the comforts of home! KOA Camping Cabin Types KOA offers several options for cabin camping, and since each campground is privately owned, choices ... Read More about Benefits, Drawbacks, and Unexpected Perks of KOA Camping Cabins | Cabin Camping Tips
KOA (Kampgrounds of America) recently launched a program designed to encourage North Americans (residents of the US and Canada) to get outdoors and enjoy their "adventure of a lifetime". About KOA 'Get Out There' Grants KOA "Get Out There" Grants are available to all U.S. and Canadian citizens, and will provide funding for grant recipients to experience a special dream adventure of their own design. Grants can be awarded in any amount from $1,000 to $5,000 per person. Applicants can ... Read More about KOA Wants to Help You ‘Get Out There’!
When it comes to camping apps, there are apps to help you plan and navigate as well as apps that offer ideas of things to do once you’ve set up camp. Some of the best camping apps help you plan things to do on the way to your campsite, share where to hike, or help to locate free camping on public lands. From keeping an eye on the weather, to watching the night sky to first aid, there's an app to help even the most inexperienced camper have a successful camping experience. These are the ... Read More about Camping Apps You Must Download Before your Trip | Camping Tips
I love cabin camping especially when it’s in the woods. As a child, a cabin in the woods was my first experience with wilderness camping. My family is lucky to have access to a 90-year-old cabin in the woods in Norway. It looks like the rustic cabins you would see in camping magazines. It is an “off the grid” cabin with no power or indoor plumbing, and there are no neighbors living close by. I think of a cabin kind of as a step up from tent camping but not quite the same as a cottage. I was ... Read More about Cabin Camping 101: Tips for Beginners | Cabin Camping Tips