National Parks podcast to debut next week

A new narrative-style podcast will launch March 6 that will feature more than 400 of America’s National Park Service units, telling the stories behind the nation’s treasures. The America’s National Parks Podcast will be hosted by Jason Epperson and narrated by Abigail Trabue, the editors of RV website rvmiles.com and hosts of the RV Miles Podcast. A preview episode is available now on nationalparkpodcast.com, as well as…

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Zion National Park campground opens as “reservations only”

In another sign of our crowded times, Zion National Park’s South Campground will open tomorrow (March 1, 2018) as a reservations-only campground. The Utah park previously kept some spaces available as first-come, first-served. But even then, in the busy season, RVers and other campers were in line at 5 a.m. hoping for a campsite. Zion is currently considering a policy…

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Keystone RV recalls trailers for improperly sealed fridge

Keystone RV Company is recalling 312 model year 2018 Summerland travel trailers, model 1800BH. The vehicles may have an improperly sealed refrigerator compartment, possibly allowing carbon monoxide or propane gas to enter the living area. If carbon monoxide or propane enters the living quarters, there would be an increased risk of injury to the occupants. Keystone will notify owners, and…

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RV Daily Tips Newsletter Issue 857

Issue 857 • February 28, 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 RVing Tip of the Day Quick Voltage Reference Chart   By Mike Sokol Here’s a quick reference chart on voltages you should measure at pedestal outlets. If anything seems a…

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Lance recalls trailers for power tongue jack issue

Lance Camper Manufacturing Corp. is recalling 2,054 model year 2018 travel trailers, models 1475, 1575, 1685, 1995, 2185, 2285, 2295, 2375 and 2465, equipped with a Smart-Jack model power tongue jack. The laminated plastic touch pad on the jack may crack or separate allowing water to enter, potentially causing the jack to operate unintentionally. If the jack retracts or extends…

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RV Electricity – No~Shock~Zone by Mike Sokol – Issue 4

Issue 4 • February 25, 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 (or more) of our many online newsletters (including this one) about RVing. GFCIs:…

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