Managing the nail-biting thrill of a crowded fuel stop

By Russ and Tiña De Maris If you’re a fulltimer, or even if you’re not, you may be driving the largest vehicle you have ever driven. Great for living quarters, but another matter when it’s time to fuel up your rig. Maneuvering in and out of the fuel station can become anything from a challenge to a nightmare. Swinging your... Read More

How to find dump stations in unfamiliar territory

By Dave Helgeson Unless you plan to just park in the same RV resorts after becoming a fulltimer, you will more likely be doing some extensive traveling and probably some boondocking. You will experience the freedom to go where you want, when you want, no reservations and no checkout times. However, no matter how large your holding tanks are or how frugal... Read More

How to recall trips and campgrounds years later

  Fulltimers spend a lot time on the road, in lots and lots of campgrounds, boondocking locations, state and national parks, and numerous other camping locations. You may think that you will have perfect recall when you try to remember exactly where that perfect campground in Montana was a year after camping there. Surprise. You won’t. But Chris Guld has a solution... Read More

Should you turn your propane off when traveling?

Whether to travel in you RV with the propane turned on is an oft-heard debate among RVers. In this excerpt from a live webcast of RV Talk Live, former RVtravel.com technical editor Chris Dougherty explains why it’s not a good idea to travel in an RV with the propane turned on. Sponsored by https://RVpowerOutlet.com . Subscribe to this channel: https://youtube.com/rvtravel. Read More

Do you know the main factor of your tires’ life?

  By Russ and Tiña De Maris If you live the life of a 24/7 fulltimer you know how tire life contributes to your annual financial picture. They’re expensive to replace and are an important factor in your driving safety. Let’s look at what you can do to reduce tire cost without sacrificing safety. Industry experts, including tire-consuming fleet folks,... Read More