RV Daily Tips Newsletter Issue 892

Issue 892 • May 1, 2018 This newsletter is brought to you Monday through Thursday by RVtravel.com and is funded primarily through voluntary subscription contributions from our readers. Thank you! U.S. shoppers: Shop at Amazon.com Canadian shoppers: Shop at Amazon.ca RVing Tip of the Day Protect your pets from wily coyotes National parks require pets to be on leash mostly... Read More

Forest River recalls some RVs for wrong weight label

Forest River, Inc. (Forest River) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Coachmen Crossfit Class B motorhomes. The Federal Placards on the vehicles incorrectly list a rear axle Gross Axle Weight Rating (GAWR) that exceeds the GAWR assigned by the chassis manufacturer. The incorrect GAWR may cause the operator to overload the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash. Forest River has notified... Read More

RV Electricity – No~Shock~Zone by Mike Sokol – Issue 6

Issue 6 • April 29, 2018 Brought to you as a public service by RVtravel.com. Support comes from our sponsors, advertisers and the contributions of readers, who believe that an educated RVer is a safe, happy RVer. Please consider supporting our efforts with a voluntary subscription. Subscribe to one of our many online newsletters (including this one) about RVing. Mike to... Read More

RV Travel Newsletter Issue 843

Learn about RV camping, RV travel, RV news and much more from the editors and columnists of RVtravel.com. This newsletter, now in its 17th year of continuous publication, is funded primarily through advertising and voluntary subscription contributions from our readers. Thank you! Issue 843 • Week of April 28–May 4, 2018   #rvtravel Guest editorial  By Jim Twamley (We published... Read More

Soapbox: RV industry continues to disappoint

By Chuck Woodbury EDITOR It’s Friday. Gail and I drove yesterday (my usual writing day) from Wichita Falls, Texas, to Ponca City, Oklahoma, for a quick stay before heading on to Missouri. We are on our way to the RVillage Rally in Elkhart, Indiana, in mid-May, where several RV Travel staff members and I will speak to the estimated 1,000... Read More

RV hitch company owner in hot water over vandalizing Utah arch

An iconic natural arch near Moab, Utah, was vandalized last week, and photographs widely shared on social media have brought RV hitch owner Ryan Andersen and his family under scrutiny. Andersen is the owner of Andersen Hitches. A customer of the company spotted a photo of the vandalism online and sounded the alarm. The incident sparked nationwide outrage on social... Read More