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What Is the Best RV for Boondocking?

Boondocking is camping off-grid without hook-ups. That’s right: no water, no public bathroom, no electricity, no picnic tables, and no trash cans. You rely only upon what you brought with you, remembering to pack it all out – including trash and waste – when you leave. With all of this in mind, you may be asking …

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The Rules of Moochdocking: How to Be a Good Driveway Surfer

Being a mooch is generally perceived as a negative. But it doesn’t have to be. When we’re talking about moochdocking (also known as driveway surfing), there are some rules to follow that can turn that frown upside down. We’re here to explain why driveway surfing doesn’t have to be akin to mooching and how you …

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The Rewards and Dangers of RV Beach Camping

One of the advantages of RVing is that you can park your rig in some incredible locations. While you can enjoy gorgeous mountain views, RV beach camping is what many RVers look forward to the most. However, camping in your RV on the beach can be rewarding and sometimes even dangerous. Luckily, we’ve enjoyed some …

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5 Most Expensive Places to Travel With Your RV

When people buy an RV, they usually think they’ll save money by staying at campgrounds and avoiding hotels. They can also cook their own meals without eating out a lot. But the reality is, the RV lifestyle has gotten more expensive. Some RV resorts can cost just as much as staying at luxury hotels. Plus, …

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How to Turn Your Vehicle Into a Stealth Camper

Finding a place to stay while traveling can be a drag. Hotels are more expensive than ever in many areas. Meanwhile, most campgrounds and RV parks see record bookings as camping and RVing continue to grow in popularity. So what should an independent, budget-conscious, and adventurous traveler do? Consider turning your vehicle into a stealth …

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Avoid These 7 Things That Will Give You Away When Stealth Camping

Travel days don’t always go as planned, and campsites can get snatched up quickly. This can make it stressful to find a spot to park to get some sleep. To make matters worse, we see more restrictions on overnight parking. This often forces nomads to test their luck by stealth camping in various locations. The …

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The 9 Very Best Ways to Make Camping More Comfortable

No matter what camp style you choose, you want to go camping in comfort. Getting outdoors is a great way to spend time with loved ones and connect with nature. In our experience, you can do a few things to ensure everyone in your group is comfy. By following these tips, you can improve your …

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How Do I Make My Own DIY Solar Shower?

Staying clean while on an adventure can be difficult, especially in a remote location. However, a DIY solar shower is incredibly easy to make and relatively inexpensive. If you’re looking for a way to get clean while camping, it may be worth a trip to your local hardware store. Today, we’re walking you through everything …

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How to Use the iOverlander App to Find Great Campsites

If you’ve noticed that campgrounds feel a bit more crowded than previous years, it’s because they are. The popular camping network KOA released research that indicates the number of households that own RVs has risen by more than 2.5 million. This phenomenon is causing many outdoor enthusiasts to use mobile apps like iOverlander to help …

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What Is a Rainwater Collection System?

Have you ever considered that all the water you consume was rain or snow at one point? Think about it, the water cycle starts in the oceans, and anything above sea level needs water “pumped” up. This is done by evaporation and precipitation in the form of rain and snow. Rivers, groundwater wells, and municipal …

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5 Best Off-Grid Toilet Options to Save Water and Manage Waste

Over the past several years, people have begun embracing self-sufficiency in multiple areas of their lives. Solar panels and generators can create power, and water filters can create drinkable water, but what options are there for off-grid toilets? We’ve found five of the best off-grid toilet options that will help you save water and manage …

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Popular Alabama Hills Campsites Being Closed to Camping

Alabama Hills has long been one of our favorite RV camping destinations for its incredible rock formations and scenery. Unfortunately, we are now seeing this gem getting shut down. As camping and outdoor recreational activities have increased over the last several years. More guests are visiting national parks, seashores, and monuments. People are also staying …

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7 Best Campsites for Boondocking in Colorado

Colorado is a camping paradise. You won’t get bored between the beautiful views and ample recreation activities. If there is a downside to Colorado camping, it can cost a lot more to camp in many campgrounds.  You may even have trouble snagging a spot due to its popularity. If standard Colorado campgrounds cost too much …

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