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Summer Fun at 8 New Good Sam Parks
Good Sam Camping Blog
Make it a summer to remember. For July, Good Sam has added eight new parks to its network for more great camping experiences and value on the road. Good Sam members can enjoy the 10 percent discount at any of the RV parks in the Good Sam Network. Not a member? Joining is easy. Buy a membership at any Good Sam Park, or sign up online. Check each Goo
Camping 101: Beginner Backpacking Guide
Good Sam Camping Blog
Backpacking can be a risky undertaking, especially when doing it for the first time. Many people find this journey appealing because of the peace and quiet it delivers, the mental relaxation it gives, a chance to get away from the noisy city, and more. Backpacking for beginners may be risky, but it is challenging in the best sense. With just the ri
8 Unbelievable Golf Course Campgrounds
Camping World
Oftentimes when something seems too good to be true, it’s because it is. But, when it comes to golf course campgrounds across the United States (and one slightly beyond), the unbelievable is right in front of your eyes once you step foot on the fairway. Don’t just take my word for it, instead take a little trip through the greatest greens and campg
Beginner’s Guide to Tent Maintenance
Good Sam Camping Blog
Tents withstand extreme weather and resist natural elements, but they can still be broken beyond repair due to unchecked wears and tears. Just because you’re roughing it, doesn’t mean you won’t be taking care of your camping gear. Knowing how to maintain and repair the tent will help it last longer. We’ve put together this beginner’s guide to tent
5 Tips to Get Away from the National Park Crowds
Good Sam Camping Blog
Planning a camping trip is quite a challenge in itself, especially if you want to escape the crowds. During peak season, you may think this is one impossible task. Most people eye the summer months to escape to America’s national parks and embrace the peace and quiet the wilderness offers. But with hordes of people who want the same thing, this may
The 6 Best Topwater Frogs for Hot Summer Fishing
Good Sam Camping Blog
When it comes to bass fishing in the muck and mud, it’s hard to beat a topwater frog. These are usually weedless lures that glide right through the pads and weed beds creating the perfect presentation to entice a bass out of hiding. Whenever I’m fishing heavily vegetated water along the shoreline, these are the lures I turn to. The Top Picks Here’s
Find it. Tag it. Win it. In Bryce Canyon Country
Good Sam Camping Blog
Are you searching for a road trip adventure that features the red rock desert, towering Ponderosa pines, miles of hiking trails and the ultimate rock climbing playground? Filled with shapely rocks, uncovered ancient history and a sky known for its twinkling stars, make Bryce Canyon Country your next destination. From now, until Labor Day Weekend, t
The Best National Parks for Families
Camping World
The United States is filled with incredible natural spaces that have been protected as public lands for all to enjoy. I know as someone who didn’t grow up visiting national parks, though, it can feel a bit overwhelming to know what to do and which ones to visit. While these national treasures are set aside for everyone, we’re still working on equit
How to Hike at Any Age
Camping World
Of all the activities that RVers can take part in, few are as rewarding as hiking. But as we visit with those we meet across the country in campgrounds, rallies, and camping meetups, we are amazed at how many RVers—especially older ones—are not hikers. Some think it’s too challenging, too strenuous, needing too much-specialized equipment. Surprisin
5 Toy Hauler Travel Trailers for Your Next Adventure
Seek adventure no matter where you find yourself when you travel with a toy hauler travel trailer in tow.  These incredible RVs feature lightweight designs with large garage spaces to allow you the space you need to bring your favorite outdoor toys.  Learn about five of the top toy hauler travel trailers on sale today. Find more Forest River Cherok
Harvest Hosts Review – Overnight RV Camping at Wineries, Farms and More
Harvest Hosts Review What is Harvest Hosts? Harvest Hosts is an RV membership program that offers a different kind of RV camping experience. Instead of ... Read more
From NASCAR to Bonnaroo: 5 Incredible Events Made Better When You Travel by RV
Camping World
The country’s best events are back, and it’s about time. We’ve all been locked up or locked down for months, and it’s glorious to get out in the fresh air again. So glorious in fact, why hold back? You’re ready to soak it in and make up for all that lost time, ready to turn events into experiences. Gather the friends and get back out there, because
Mark My Words July: RV Air Conditioning and Electrical Issues
Good Sam Camping Blog
Hi Mark My Words readers! This month, we’ve got questions on RV air conditioning and electrical issues. Remember to send your RVing questions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Mark:I have a Winnebago motorhome with a Coleman ducted-roof AC. We have condensation leaking into the coach. My inspection reveals no freeze-up on the evaporator coil, and a temperature
7 Diesel Class A Motorhomes for Luxurious Travel
Give your family the gift of adventure when you travel in one of the diesel class A motorhomes available at a dealer near you!  Browse your class A diesel motorhomes for sale on RVing Planet by your favorite brand, manufacturer, or features you love.  We’ll show you seven incredible deals ongoing now so that you can find the perfect class A motorho
Visiting the Blue Ridge Mountains in an RV
Camping World
The Black Hills appear ominous and ancient; the Rockies dramatic and rugged. But the Blue Ridge Mountains give off a gentler look – romantic, charming, and eternally poetic. For this reason, the mountain range is approachable, even to beginner RVers. In fact, the Blue Ridge Mountains are a top RV destination. This particular mountain range, and the