Gear

If you love to have the latest camping gadgets, our Gear section is for you! These are some of the most innovative products and camping tools on the market, designed to make your RVing experience even better.

Hunt's Family Park Model.
Manufacturers

Park models serve several lifestyles

A permanent residence or a summer cottage, park models offer more bang for your buck. 

Garmin product
RV Gear Guide

Golf Review: Garmin G6 Approach Rangefinder—a GPS unit for golf

Having a quality GPS rangefinder is like having your personal caddy in your pocket.

Fully insured holiday trailers in a variety of sizes are available for rent through a Canadian company called Wheel Estate.
RV Rentals

The “Wheel” deal

Wheel Estate is Canada’s first and only fully insured peer-to-peer RV marketplace. It’s like Airbnb, but with RVs.

A selection of axes at a hardware store.
RV Gear Guide

You need an axe: Get the right one for the job

Figuring out the best axe for your needs can be intimidating - here's some tips to help with your selection. 

5.0 Escape 5th Wheel, Reace Harmatuik photo
Manufacturers

The manufacturers behind your favourite Canadian RV brands

Find out which of these top Canadian RV manufacturers are building the RV models you love.

This photo shows the author's first RV, a trailer, being pulled by a red pick-up truck.
Manufacturers

Advice for first-time RV buyers

Purchasing your first RV? Here are some tips to help you make the right choice.

This 30-foot Keystone Cougar fifth wheel has taken the Burrs nearly 30,000 kilometres.
Manufacturers

Fifth wheels versus travel trailers

Learn the difference between a travel trailer and a fifth wheel to find the best option for your camping needs.

Pleasure-Way RV
Manufacturers

Top Canadian RV manufacturers

These are some of the most prominent RV manufacturers in the country.

teardrop trailer
Roadtreck RS E-Trek Class B motorhome. Photo courtesy Roadtrek Motorhomes Inc
Manufacturers

Class B motorhomes: Compact size, plenty of amenities

Class B motorhomes offer campers the comforts of home in a compact size with optimal flexibility.

Hyundai generator
RV Gear Guide

Power up with the new Hyundai inverter generators

Hyundai is pleased to announce the release of their new line of HY inverter generators.

Live in the lap of luxury, with one of these high-end RV units.
Manufacturers

Luxury motorhomes: Class A all the way!

With these decked-out units, RVers can have their dream home on wheels.

Gingerbread is an excellent camping companion, and she knows that her safety is our first priority.
RV Gear Guide

Protect your pets while camping, with this monitoring app

Worried about travelling with your pet? This app can make it easier to ensure their safety.

Pocket house
Manufacturers

The small house movement was made for RVers

The tiny house movement used to mean hooking up your RV for the next adventure—now it is a social movement. 

RVing in Maui, camping in Maui
RV Rentals

Camping in Maui: Less polish, more fun

If machines have personalities, Volkswagen Westfalia Vans are quirky. Are you quirky enough to camp from a VW on Maui?

A couple is sitting and using a laptop.
RV Gear Guide

Electricity hiccups—suppressing the surge

More travellers are carrying sensitive electronic equipment in their RVs and should know how to protect that equipment from destructive power surges.