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.

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.

A Class C motorhome
Manufacturers

RV models and manufacturers 101

Whether you’re looking for a Class A motorhome or a small A-frame design, choosing the right RV unit is important

RV rental motorhome with a family
RV Rentals

RV rentals in Western Canada

Try renting a unit from one of these companies and see for yourself why so many people are in love with this mode of travel.

The pot is into a plastic bag that is inside the solar panels.
RV Gear Guide

Use this portable solar cooker for an outdoor cookout

This solar cooker has a clever two-in-one design wherein the shipping box transforms into the solar cooking device.

by Virginia Rasch
Row of Class C motorhomes.
RV Rentals

Renting an RV—which RV model is best for you?

Choosing the right model of RV to rent is a crucial step when planning the ultimate road trip. 

A CanDream rental motorhome with a slideout parked at a campground.
RV Rentals

Renting an RV—Know before you go

All signs point to 2016 as being a banner year for tourism in Canada, especially in British Columbia. If you are planning to rent an RV for your travels, find out all you can about the options and book early to avoid disappointment.