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Whether it's across Canada, up north or down south, RVers love to travel. And they always have exciting tales to tell. Here are some of our favourite RV travel stories from across provinces, states, countries...or even the continent!

Ralph and Donna standing in front of a beautiful mountain vista
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A once-in-a-lifetime journey, done twice

Ralph Martin, author of Cross Canada Adventures: Two Journeys A Lifetime Apart, shared with us the highlights of his two trips, and his tips for getting the most out of your own adventures

 
by Zoë Dupley
Reace accesses the waterlines under the bed.
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Where’s [Waldo] Reace?

Rarely does the factory come to you for warranty work, but Reace Harmatuik of Escape Trailer Industries made a 16,000-kilometre trip to meet customers and complete warranty work.
If Red Five of Diamonds aren’t getting a bite, nothing is biting.
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Len Thompson: The lure of fishing

Len Thompson’s spoons are the Canadian iconic fishing lure, especially in prairie and Canadian Shield lakes. If you are after pike, walleye or brown, rainbow or lake trout, Len Thompson has a spoon that will hook you up.
 
In 2011 Ian Giles purchased Buttercup, a classic yellow and white Boler.
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Bolers turn 50 this year and you are invited to the anniversary party!

Join the caravan of fibreglass trailers and their owners/aficionados from every province and territory in Canada and 32 states from the U.S. to congregate in Winnipeg for the 50th Anniversary of Boler Trailers.

Michael McNaught and Will Thompson step into the Dragons’ Den.
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RVezy: Canada’s online sharing economy platform for RV rentals

Dragons’ Den contestants Michael McNaught and Will Thompson slayed the dragon to secure a $150,000 investment for RVezy online marketplace for RV rentals.

The BMO Centre in Calgary's Stampede Park was full to overflowing with RVs and RVers during the 2018 Expo & Sale.
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Calgary RV Expo 2018: A recap

Full-time, part-time and occasional RVers found inspirations galore at the 2018 Calgary RV Expo & Sale. 

collage image with various RVs and campers shown
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RVwest’s 10 most-read stories of 2017

Check out some of the most popular articles we published last year.

People at an RV show, looking at motorhomes
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Ten reasons why you should attend the Edmonton RV Expo

Make sure you don't miss this Alberta RV show and sale

Takeshi Kuboki
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Best places and times for viewing the August 21st solar eclipse

Find out the best cities and times for eclipse-viewing in Canada and the U.S.A.

Storing items in bins makes it easier to access stored pieces and helps contain items during travel.
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Spring cleaning for your RV: Five steps to organizing small spaces

Get off on the right foot this travel season with these lessons from the road.

by Whitney Bryen
ticks and pets
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What about ticks and pets?

Get the information you need to ensure your pet is protected.

Rick Jones photo
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Reserving a campsite in B.C.: An improved system for the 2017 season

According to an article on Global News, campers now have a better chance of reserving their perfect B.C. holiday spot.

Camping is one of the most popular activities in Canada.
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Register for Parks Canada’s Learn to Camp events

Parks Canada has launched a series of events across Canada, to help new campers get started.

A backpacker hikes in Golden Gate Canyon State Park in Colorado.
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Four tips for bringing workouts on the road

Fight fitness fatigue with these tips for working up a sweat on vacation. 

by Whitney Bryen
Pocket house
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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. 

Canada's 150th
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The adventure of a lifetime, in honour of Canada’s 150th

This Alberta-based national company is sending out two adventurers to share Canada's wonders with the world.