RVing in the news for July 27, 2017

  RV camping coming to Georgia Public Fishing Area Statesboro Herald Grounds have officially been broken to begin construction improvements on Georgia’s Evans County Public Fishing Area. The $1 million, state-funded project will turn the current fishing area into a complete-hookup RV camp area in a bid to expand their current “primitive-style” only tent camping areas in hopes to also... Read More

RVing in the news for July 26, 2017

  Homeless RV population in Portland, Ore., forces police crackdown The Portland Mercury Portland (Oregon) Bureau of Transportation filed 4,111 reports of abandoned RVs in 2016 — up from 2,540 in 2014, and has already fielded 4,133 reports about RVs in 2017. Although an exact reason for this RV camping explosion has not been pinpointed, police have begun cracking down,... Read More

RV through the parks that built America

  As the weather gets cooler and daytime exploring becomes possible, point your RV’s GPS towards some of America’s lesser-known national parks, national monuments and other sites that tell a story of what it means to be “made in America.” Each of the 417 parks and other sites administered by the National Park Service tells a story of America’s history,... Read More

RVing birdwatchers: New app helps identify birds

  For many RVers birdwatching is a popular hobby. While the landscapes and terrain change, so do the birds we see from state to state. Sure, a birdwatching guidebook is a great reference, but what’s the year 2017 without an app for everything? Digital technology is about to add big data to the bird enthusiast’s traditional tools of binoculars and... Read More

Lance recalls travel trailers with welding issue

  Lance Camper Manufacturing is recalling some Lance Travel Trailers, model year 2018, equipped with adjustable utility receivers sold as optional or aftermarket equipment. The receivers may have insufficient welds and, as a result, things connected to the receiver such as a bicycle rack may not be properly positioned.  If components such as a bicycle rack are not properly supported,... Read More