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Are you dreaming of summer RV road trips already? Due to all the restrictions with COVID-19 in the past two years, many have discovered the freedom and the wonder of an RV vacation. If you’re looking for the best routes for your summer getaway, there are many free resources that may come in handy. Most navigation apps have a car in mind, so it is helpful to use RV specific resources. Some of our favorites are listed below.

RV Trip Wizard

With RV Trip Wizard, you can find your ideal campground, plan out your entire road trip and calculate all your costs along the way, including fuel, fees, food and even fun.

Here are just a few benefits of RV Trip Wizard:

  • Multiple device friendly interface – you can use it on a desktop, tablet or smartphone.
  • You can [...]
Top 10 Mistakes New RV Owners Make Welcome to the RV world!

Since the start of the pandemic, many people have begun RV travel for the first time. Not only does an RV give you a lot of freedom, it also gives you peace of mind in the middle of a national health crisis. There is no wondering how well a hotel room has been cleaned!

However, if you’re new to the world of RVs, there are a few mistakes to be avoided. These mistakes are often made by those inexperienced in RV travel.

Mistake #1: Trying to travel too far in one day

Many new RV drivers will try to push their distance to the max, but that’s a quick way to wear yourself out and make the trip more unpleasant. A good rule of thumb to [...]

Work where you love to play

Are you someone who can’t spend enough time in the many beautiful State Parks in Washington? Consider being paid to help take care of your favorite places this summer! The state parks are now in the process of hiring park aides and senior park aides for summer 2022.

The many benefits of being a park aide

Each summer, State Parks employs 350 park aides and up to 40 senior park aides to work the busy season, which runs from April through September. Park aides register campers, maintain trails, clean campgrounds and comfort stations and perform a variety of custodial maintenance chores. They also may work in park offices, interact with visitors and help with interpretive and educational programs.

Senior park aides are designated as lead workers and lead other park aides.

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RV Spring Cleaning Checklist

With spring right around the corner, you may be already dreaming of your first trip in your RV. However, before you get ready to pack your bags, it’s important to tackle a thorough cleaning of your RV. Check off our RV Spring Cleaning Checklist to get your rig ready for the wide open road. Does your RV need maintenance? Get it scheduled in our Service Department today.

Spring Cleaning Supplies

Before you slip on those rubber gloves, you’ll want to make sure you have all the needed supplies to clean your RV. Not sure where to find them? Stop by our shop for all your RV needs! We suggest the following:

  • Roof & Window Sealant
  • Wash & Wax
  • Fresh water system cleaner
  • Rubber roof cleaner
  • Roof brush
  • Awning Cleaner
  • Rubber roof UV protectant
Spring Cleaning Tasks

This list is by [...]

Best West Coast RV Destinations for Summer It’s time to plan ahead

Why are we talking about summer destinations while snow still lingers on the ground? Because now is the time to plan! The West Coast is one of the most beautiful places to travel by RV come summer, which means reservations at the ideal campsites will fill up fast. There is truly no better way to see all that the West Coast has to offer than by RV. When you travel by RV, you never have to worry about where you’ll lay your head each night. After all, even if it’s just a roadside turnout, you know exactly where your bed is!

The scenic west coast is best seen at a leisurely pace with lots of opportunities to stop and explore. There are miles upon miles of [...]

6 Ways to Show your RV Love Your RV deserves a little love

In this month of love, consider sprinkling a little on your RV as well. Your RV has given you countless memories over the many miles you’ve traveled together. However, if you’ve been adventuring together for awhile, chances are your RV needs a little bit of love. Check out these 6 ways to show your RV love – without breaking the bank. Your RV will be in tip top shape for many more adventures come summer.

#1 Paint – and then more paint

Many of the surfaces of your RV can benefit vastly from a coat of paint. You can paint cabinets, walls, furniture, and even floors and countertops. A fresh coat of pain can breathe a lot of life into the space while also updating [...]

Create a Romantic RV Valetine's Day Nowhere to go but the RV

This year, skip the crowded and overpriced restaurants. If you have an RV, you have the perfect setting for romance. This year, plan a romantic RV Valentine’s day. You can go super simple (just dinner in the RV) or up it with a little getaway. We’ve got the recipe for romance right here.

Setting the mood

Regardless of whether you get away to a romantic vista, or stay parked in your driveway, you’ll want to plan a romantic dinner. Set the mood with candles and those Christmas lights you’ve been meaning to put away. Sprinkle some real (or fake) flower petals. Add some cozy blankets and pillows for full relaxation. Getting out of your house even for a few hours (and perhaps away from the kids?) [...]

2022 Rockwood 2613BS The Perfect Couple’s Coach

This couple’s coach has theater seating and a hide-a-bed sofa with two bar top chairs to accommodate every situation. The bar top is large and right beside the TV for a real breakfast nook style seating. The theater seating is directly across from the television. The hide-a-bed sofa is in the rear next to a huge window that can be used for sleeping or lounging on a rainy day. The bed slide features a full Queen Bed and large bedroom area.

Floor plan 2022 Rockwood 2613BS

The living room features LED TVs, a Multi Zone Stereo w/ DVD, CD, AM/FM & Bluetooth Control, Deluxe Theater Seating with Adjustable [...]

Enjoy the Great Outdoors this Winter

Think the mountain scenery is only to be enjoyed during the summer? Think again! When your hiking boots just can’t cut it anymore, you can always strap on a pair of snowshoes and enjoy stunning, snow-covered vistas. However, before you head out on your first snowshoe adventure, there are a few things to consider.

Snowshoeing Equipment

Clearly, you’re going to need a pair of snowshoes to go snowshoeing. If you’re headed out for your first adventure, we recommend looking into renting or borrowing a pair of snowshoes. This way you can decide whether the activity is for you before making a big investment. There are also a few other things you need to hunt down as well before heading out.

  • Clothing: for pants, lightweight ski pants, rain pants with long underwear, [...]
Start the year active

If you’re looking to get your New Year off to the right start, choose to be active to start the year. Each year, many of the State Parks offer first day adventures for the public to take part in. Take a look at the options – how will you be active to start the year this year?

Hikes, bike rides, snowshoeing and more!

At least 42 state parks have scheduled staff-led hikes, self-guided hikes, dog strolls, cross-country ski trips and more for New Year’s Day. 

State parks in every part of Washington will host free, family-friendly activities for you to join in. Jan. 1 marks the first free park day of 2022. Even better – visitors won’t need a Discover Pass to park on state recreation lands.

First Day Hikes will range in [...]

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