Author: Marc Bennett

Review: Dakota Ridge RV Resort near Golden, CO

Colorado is one of our toughest states to find campgrounds when visiting family.  Dakota Ridge RV Resort is an RV park in Golden Colorado.  We have stayed at many State park campgrounds in the Denver area.  This is one of the few privately owned campgrounds we have stayed at in the area.  Read on to

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7 Roadside Safety Gear for Breakdowns + A Safety Checklist

https://youtu.be/LWe85HjxltE In our RV Breakdown recap and tips video and blog post, we mentioned we would be looking at some additional safety equipment in case we ever ended up stranded on the side of the road again – especially at night. We also said we’d put together a Roadside Safety Checklist to keep as a handy reference

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Review: Portland Fairview RV Park, OR

Portland Fairview RV Park, as the name implies is in a suburb of Portland called Fairview. The roads into the area are excellent, This RV park is very easy to access just a couple blocks off of Interstate 84. Though future visits will be $20/night for us because of our recent purchase of the Trails Collection

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Review: Cultus Lake RV and Camping Resort, BC, Canada (TT)

We recently spent 4 weeks at the Cultus Lake RV and Camping Resort located in the Fraser Valley, British Columbia, Canada. It is a Thousand Trails campground in a beautiful location with many attractions. For more detail about the specifics of this RV park, sites, and amenities – including pros and cons – keep reading! Location of

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Review: Tall Chief RV Resort in Fall City, WA (Encore/TC)

We recently spent a very enjoyable few days at Tall Chief RV Resort and Campground in Fall City, Washington, about 45 minutes from downtown Seattle. It’s an Encore RV park that is part of the Trails Collection launched by Thousand Trails in August. The RV campground has a few cabins and yurts but is primarily made up

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Review: Mount Hood Village RV Resort, OR (Encore/TC)

Mount Hood Village RV Resort is a really nice RV park. It’s an Encore RV park that is part of the Trails Collection recently launched by Thousand Trails. This resort has many cabins and quality amenities. But also has hundreds of more typical campground sites for RVs with fire rings, picnic tables, and trees. For more detail

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The Solar Eclipse from the Path of Totality in Madras, Oregon

When we first heard about the Total Solar Eclipse from our RVing friends Mitch and Val of RV Lucky or What, we just knew we had to be there. To be honest, we really didn’t know much about eclipses or what to expect, but Val’s excitement – as an astronomer and science writer – was contagious. It sounded

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Review: TT Bend-Sunriver RV Campground, OR

In August, 2017, we spent 3 weeks at the Thousand Trails Bend Sunriver RV Campground. It was our first visit and we really enjoyed our stay. The RV park is located just south of the resort town of Sunriver. Camping about 30 minutes south of Bend, Oregon. It is your typical campground with fire rings,

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