Note: Date in parenthesis is date that the link was blog
posted. The link is just to the main view of the blog, not the day
that a particular link was posted. To view the posting click on the date to
go to the blog and then select that date on the blog's calendar.
- FreeCampgrounds.com —
free or nearly free campsites for RVs. (Note: the site includes Walmart
parking lots and has an overabundance of advertising.)
- ReserveUSA.com — National
Recreation Reservation Service: a one-stop reservation service for the
the USDA Forest Service, Army Corps of Engineers, National Park Service,
Bureau of Land Management and Bureau of Reclamation outdoor recreation
facilities and activities. 5-1-06
The RV Life
Awning Hook-Ups - Awning
Rail Light Clips: These are a great way to hang whatever you need to the
awning rail of your RV.
Towing a Trailer - Being Equipped for for Safety. (National
Highway Traffic Safety Administration) Hitch systems, towing
packages, tongue weight, and driving permits—there’s a lot more to
towing a trailer than just hitching up and taking off down the road.
This brochure provides general information and tips that can help you
make safe decisions when purchasing and driving a tow vehicle and
trailer for noncommercial, personal use.
Full PDF Version (284K)
- Camping Stoves
- Selecting a camping
stove is easy once you know the choices and have decided what type of
camping trips your family will be taking. Stoves can have one, two or
three burners. They will use propane, butane, white gas ("Coleman
fuel"), unleaded gasoline, or kerosene. Here is the info you need in
order to pick a stove for your trips.
- Lehman's - Founded by Jay Lehman
in 1955 to serve the local Amish and others without electricity,
Lehman's ships old-fashioned, high-quality merchandise all over the
Coalition for Portable Propane
Product Safety - a group of independent manufacturers who produce
heaters, lanterns, cookstoves, patio heaters, hoses, fittings and
specialty cooking appliances. The Coalition's mission is to educate the
public about the safe use of these products, helping people avoid
potentially dangerous situations.
These products are designed for outdoor use only. They bring a great
degree of comfort to outdoor activities like camping, hunting, and just
enjoying the outdoors. (1/6/2006)
- NeverLockedOut.com - The
HitchSafe is a great place to store your keys, license, credit card, or
cash while enjoying outdoor activities such as sports, jogging, hiking,
bicycling, or swimming.