RV Daily Tips Newsletter 977

Issue 977 • September 26, 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 QUICK TIPS Switch off breakers when plugging in your RV? In response to a suggestion from our resident electrical expert,…

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Jayco adds residential shower to some high-end RVs

Moving ever forward into building RVs that are more like mobile homes, Jayco has announced the introduction of oversized, residential walk-in showers for its luxury fifth-wheel lines. According to a news release, several 2019 Pinnacle and Seismic units will boast this new feature during this week’s Elkhart RV Open House.     A first for towable RVs, the residential, oversized walk-in…

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Campground remains closed as homeless advocate and town mayor feud

The standoff continues between the Canadian city of Langford and the approximately 34 homeless campers, all that remain in the Goldstream Provincial Park, as the homeless campers’ organizer and Langford mayor feud. Organizer Chrissy Brett said Langford Mayor Stew Young has declared war on the poor by inciting fear among park neighbors about increased crime and drug use related to…

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Seasonal shutdown coming Oct. 16 to Grand Canyon NP

If you are planning a fall trip to the Grand Canyon, don’t delay, since the North Rim part of the park will begin its seasonal shutdown on October 16. The North Rim transitions to reduced services with the visitor center, gift shop, campground and entrance station remaining open for visitor use. The Grand Canyon Lodge, food services, Canyon Trail Rides…

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Man shot inside RV in Portland, OR

Gunfire in Portland, Oregon, led police to “evidence” on the sidewalk and roadway that someone had been injured where an RV had been parked. Police first responded to reports of gunfire at around 6:43 p.m. Monday near Southeast 105th Avenue and Southeast Division Street, reported Oregon Live. As they continued the investigation, staff at an area hospital reported a man…

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