Julia sitting on a lounge chair in front of the vintage RVs
Vintage RV

From swamp life to a California dream: This vintage RV became a luxury haven

Julia Kastendiek and her husband restored a 1954 Spartan Manor and built a clifftop sanctuary for guests.

interior of a compact RV unit
Manufacturers

Canadian compact RV manufacturers to keep your eye on

These Canadian companies specialize in lightweight, compact RV units.

Ryan Main in the showroom with an RV behind him
RV News

Excelling in the RV industry through tumultuous times

The owner of Pik-A-Dilly RV Centre in Brandon, Manitoba, shares his thoughts on everything from pandemic challenges to changes in modern camping trends.

RV Tech Talk

Spring prep tips for your RV

It's nearly time to take the RV out of storage, so here's a checklist to make sure your unit is ready for the upcoming season.

Teardrop trailers lined up
RV News

Northern Teardrop RV manufacturers find their niche in Salmo, B.C.

Dale and Diana Olinyk took a honeymoon tour of the Kootenays and ended up building a legacy.
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RV News

A look back: These were our most celebrated vintage RV stories in 2021

These articles about classic RVs were especially popular with our readers last year.

RVs on the showroom floor at a past Calgary expo
RV News

Don’t miss these Canadian RV shows in 2022

Get ready for a host of eagerly anticipated RV shows returning in the upcoming year.

Horizon shot of water and blue sky with mountains in the background - Yuma, Arizona
RV News

Most of our snowbirding readers are heading south this winter!

We asked about your snowbirding plans in our last newsletter - and the results are in.

Two Class A motorhomes from Fleetwood
Manufacturers

Top motorhome manufacturers in the U.S.A.

We compiled a list of the top U.S. manufacturing companies specializing in motorhomes.

owner of Vintage Pour Mobile Bar pouring a drink with the trees and lake in background
RV News

How a restored vintage RV unit became a popular mobile bar in B.C.

Inspired by her travels, Megan DeVries invested time, money and considerable elbow grease to create Vintage Pour Mobile Bar in Nelson, B.C.
palm trees and RVs parked at a resort during a sunset
RV News

Canada–U.S. land border is set to re-open for fully vaccinated travellers

Starting November 8, fully vaccinated snowbirds can resume travel to their favourite U.S. destinations.

yellow boler with lawn chairs in front
Vintage RV

Meet Free Range, the restored 1971 Boler

This once forlorn Boler has been brought back to life by an enthusiastic Alberta couple

Randy Welsh standing in front of his vintage camper van
Vintage RV

This classic unit is a show-and-shine favourite

An RVer from Alberta delights vintage enthusiasts with his 1979 Frontier camper van.

fruit at a market stand
Thompson Okanagan

Top farmers markets in the Okanagan

Stock up on fresh produce and artisan creations at these Okanagan farmers markets.

a selection of 3D printed keychains
Vintage RV

Creating the perfect accessory for vintage RV enthusiasts

Terry Roden designs custom 3D-printed keychains in honour of your favourite old-school RV units.

Lithium battery.
RV Tech Talk

Lithium versus lead acid batteries for your RV—which is better?

RVwest asked our resident RV tech, Reg DeYoung, to give us his take on how upstart lithium batteries compared to standby lead acid batteries.