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Tips on packing light: How to reduce the amount of weight you’re hauling in your RV

Ways to reduce the weight you’re towing, by strategically planning what to pack in your RV.

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Top portable generators for RVers

For snowbirds and other RVers, having a mobile power source can greatly enhance the camping experience.

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Portable water purification for RVers

These gadgets allow RVers to have clean drinking water wherever they go.

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Travelling by RV with your family: What it is really like

Thought about taking your family on the road? Here are some things to consider.

by Lidia Staron
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5 Ways to keep in touch with loved ones while you’re RVing

Whether you’re a snowbird or just taking a vacation, it’s easy to stay in contact with your loved ones while you’re away.

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Eh, Canada! Top 3 things to know before crossing the US-Canada border in your RV

A road trip to Canada with your home in tow is an unforgettable and fantastic adventure.

by Emily Andrews
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RVing with the kids: Family camping trips made easier

Give your kids an excellent camping experience and teach them the value of connecting with nature.

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Top 5 apps for snowbirds and other RVers crossing the border

Download these useful apps if you're heading south for winter.

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Getting lost is part of the fun

Advice on finding new people, places and experiences without getting completely lost.

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9-1-1 What is your emergency?

Take Wilderness First Aid: The life you save might be your own.

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Save your marriage: Effective Hand Signals

Backing into a campsite requires patience and clear communication

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B.C. RV trailering and towing tips

Ministry of Transportation’s Ernie Krause and Douglas Archibald explain the rules and regulations of towing and trailering in B.C.

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Innovative StepAbove RV steps

The StepAbove stabilizes RV stairs with adjustable feet on solid ground.

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Be bear aware while RVing

Tips on being bear aware while camping in a tent or RV
Harvest Hosts sites are perfect for one-night no-services stays.
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Join Harvest Hosts and you can go camping for free at one of 1,020 popular tourist sites

Looking for a fresh RV experience? Harvest Hosts members stay free at select wineries, vintners, breweries, farms, market gardens and golf courses.
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How to choose the perfect portable generator for camping and RVing

Portable generator selection 101: Advice for cutting the cord