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Upriver RV Resort: Fort Myers, FL

Upriver RV is located on the banks of the Caloosahatchee river in Fort Myers, Florida. The price point is high, as are most parks in southern Florida,…

Fiesta RV Resort: Fiesta Key, FL

Fiesta RV Resort is not only located on Fiesta Key, it takes up the entirety of Fiesta Key. Not shockingly, the views are lovely but the…

Orange Blossom KOA: Apopka, FL

At last, we have encountered a KOA park we really liked. Orange Blossom KOA boasts they are the friendliest RV park in Orlando and if…

Three Flags RV Resort: Wildwood, FL

Three Flags RV Resort is our first stay at a Thousand Trails campground. Thousand Trails is a membership camping club where you pay a flat…

A Stone’s Throw RV: Monticello, FL

A Stone's Throw RV park is a small, largely self-serve park located near Tallahassee Florida. We found it to be efficient, clean, and a decent…

Sapphire Island Camping & RV Resort: DeFuniak Springs, FL

Sapphire Island Camping and RV Resort has a misleading name. There are no islands anywhere nearby. There are no sapphires nor anything sapphire colored. And…

Indian Point RV Resort: Gautier, Mississippi

There are typical RV parks and resorts, and then there is Indian Point RV Resort which takes eclectic to new heights. It is an RV…

Lakeside RV, Park: Livingston, LA

We parked at Lakeside RV on our way east to Florida, staying 3 nights so we could spend at least one full day in New…

Fernbrook RV Park: Longview, TX

We only stayed a brief time at this clean and modern RV park in north-east Texas on our way east. Grim weather dogged us while…

River Cities RV Park – Boyce, LA

This is was our first stop in Louisiana and things did not get off to a great start. While there is nothing wrong with River…

The Vineyard Campground and Cabins: Grapevine, Texas

We chose to stay at Vineyard Campground because of its location. We wanted to visit family in Dallas and this campground was close to everyone…

I-35 RV Park and Resort: Waco, Texas

On our way to Dallas, we stopped over at the aptly named I-35 RV Park and Resort in Waco Texas. Wako didn't exactly have a…

Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort: New Braunfels, Texas

Our stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort was short and mostly pleasant if a bit pricey. We did have some excitement on our last…

Wilderness Lakes RV Resort: Mathis, TX

Our stay at Wilderness Lakes RV Resort was short but pleasant. It was a remarkable park for its lovely grounds and wildlife, but it does…

Bentsen Palm Village RV Resort: Mission, TX

I like it when a park lives up to their name and the information on their website. Bentsen Palm Village RV Resort is definitely a…

5 Romantic Stories Of Real Life Adventure

Romance and Adventure two wonderful life experiences made all the more exciting when paired together. Trail challenged me to come up with a Trail and Hitch…

Work Anywhere: Qwik Lock Laptop Stand Reveiw

The idea of working from anywhere in the world is a compelling one. It has always been one of our goals to figure out how…

Airstream & RV Humidity Management

Our 2016 Airstream 30-foot International Serenity comes with a manual entitled, “Recreation Vehicle Owner’s Guide to Moisture Management.”  When an Airstream becomes too damp, it…

Nature’s Own RV Resort: Kingsville, TX

Nature's Own RV Resort was our last stopover between Big Bend and Mission Texas. It's a big state, and Nature's Own RV is a pretty…

SB RV Park: Charrizo Springs, Texas

SB RV park doesn't have the world's catchiest name, but it is a decent RV Park with a lot of spaces. It seems to cater to…

Broke Mill RV: Del Rio, Texas

Broke Mill RV boasts that it is Del Ro's newest and most modern RV park and I don't doubt it. While it is not the…

Marathon Motel & RV Park: Marathon, Texas

Marathon Motel & RV Park is a unique park and well worth staying at. While it is nice enough during the day, it is at…

Hilltop RV: Fort Stockton, Texas

Hilltop RV sits on a low hill overlooking the Texas desert planes near Fort Stockton. It is a full featured RV park with all the…

Maverick Ranch RV Park: Lajitas, Texas

After a number of RV stays where we paid premium prices for modest accommodations, Maverick Ranch RV was a ray of sunshine. For the incredibly…

Traveling Cats: The Litter Box

We travel with our two beloved kitties, Kekovar and Kia. We had a lot of uncertainties about what challenges we would face in getting the…

The Stanley Hotel

I have this thing about Stanley Kubrick's 1980s film, The Shining. I watch it annually as soon as October rolls around. I've read the book…

Reviewing RV Parks

,I've reviewed every park we have stayed at since we began our journey. My motives for doing so are a mix of providing content for…

Carlsbad RV and Camp – Carlsbad, New Mexico

Once upon a time Carlsbad RV was likely a real jewel of an RV park. Walking around, it is easy to imagine that 20-30 years…

Town and Country RV: Roswell, NM

Our stay at Town and Country RV in Roswell was brief, just two nights, but it left a good impression on me. Both our parking…

Shady Grove RV – Alamogordo, New Mexico

We decided to stay at Shady Grove RV during out visit to White Sands National Monument. The weekly rate was excellent and the location looked…

Santa Fe Skies RV Park: Santa Fe, NM

We spent 2 nights at Santa Fe Skies RV which means it was just a stop-over for us between Great Sand Dunes in Colorado and…

Sand Dunes Swimming Pool and RV: Hooper, CO

Sand Dunes Swimming Pool and RV is aptly named. This place is much more about being a swimming pool than an RV park. That said,…

Preventing a Wasp Invasion in Your Airstream

Last year, Hitch and I decided to stay in the South King County area to spend Thanksgiving with friends and to see our families for…

Pueblo KOA: Pueblo, CO

Once again our stay at a KOA park was a disappointment. Thankfully our reservation at Pueblo KOA was only for two nights as we travel…

Loveland RV Resort: Loveland, CO

We stayed at Loveland RV Resort while visiting Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado. The park is about an hour's drive from the city of…

Prairie View Campground – Lusk, Wyoming

Our stay at Prairie View Campground was brief, only two nights on our way to Colorado. This is another campground we chose largely because there…

Pirates vs. Wenches

Ere we set forth from the shores of Wyoming proper, Trail an' meself set our eyes on a bit o sport in the landlocked port…

Mountain View RV: Sundance, WY

We came to Mountain View RV intending to stay a week and visit Devils Tower. When we arrived, they offered us a chance to work…

7th Ranch RV Camp: Garryowen, Montana

We stopped at 7th ranch on our way through southern Montana to check out the memorial for the Battle of Little Big Horn. True to…

Big Timber KOA: Big Timber Montana

Fortunately, we only stayed at Big Timber KOA for two nights. I say that not because it is an especially poor RV park but because…

Getting Organized: Kanban and Trello

Organizing life is something everyone must do, not just those living the RV life. I often feel overwhelmed by the number of things I need…

Glacier Peaks RV Park: Columbia Falls, Montana

We ended up staying at Glacier Peaks because it was the only RV park near Glacier National Park where we could book a two weeks…

Indian Creek Campground: Deer Lodge, MT

We stayed at Indian Creek campground for only two nights on our way to Glacier National Park. With such a short stay it is difficult…

Valley View RV Park: Island Park, Idaho

Valley View RV was our home for a full month while we explored the wonders of Yellowstone National Park and its surrounding wilderness. We chose…

Pokemon Go on the Road

Pokemon Go is sweeping the nation, perhaps the world and Trail and I are among the very many playing this game. If you are curious…

Mountain View RV Park: Arco, ID

Mountain View RV park in Arco, Idaho is one of those parks that breaks the mold a bit and shows the initiative and personality of…

5 Deadliest National Parks

Back in the summer of 2016, I remember reading an article about an Oregonian 23-year-old man who went over 225 yards off the boardwalk trail,…

Country Corners RV Park: Caldwell, ID

Country Corners is a smallish RV park located near Caldwell Idaho, very close to the Oregon border. We booked a week here since it was…

The Great Courses: Great Ancient Civilizations of Asia Minor

Great Ancient Civilizations of Asia Minor is our most recent exploration of history through The Great Courses audio lectures. Listening to something educational while we haul…

Village of the Trees RV Resort: Declo, ID

Village of the Trees RV Resort is right off highway 25 near Delco Idaho. As you drive up, initial impressions are pretty good. There is…