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Road Trip Essentials | Printable PDF Road Trip Packing List

7/13/2020 | Plan

Wondering what to pack for a road trip? From things to check off before you leave to items you’ll need while on the road the way, our printable list of road trip essentials has you covered!

9 Best Places in the USA for Stargazing

7/2/2020 | Activities

Here are nine of the best sites in America to relish a deep, black, starry skies. You’ll definitely want to camp at these spots!

6 Reasons to Kick Off Retirement in an RV

7/1/2020 | RV Advice

Think the freedom of the open road might be for you? Here are six reasons you should consider kicking off retirement in an RV.

Your Guide to Seeing the Northern Lights in Alaska in 2020 & Beyond

7/1/2020 | Activities

Alaska is one of the best places to see the Northern Lights. Check out our guide for places in Alaska to see the lights, the best times to visit & more!


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5 Budget-Friendly Adventures to Take This Summer

6/30/2020 | Activities

From stargazing in a Dark Sky Park to seeing rhododendrons bloom in the mountains to good old-fashioned apple picking there’s plenty to get outside an do without breaking the bank.

Next-Level S’Mores: How to Take Your Marshmallow-and-Graham-Cracker Game to Tasty New Heights

6/30/2020 | Cook

The traditional gooey chocolate and marshmallow s’mores recipe occupies the hearts and stomachs of campers everywhere. But for those times when you just feel like trying something new, here are some tasty alternatives that build on the s’mores legacy.