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2019 RV Design Trends

We traveled to two local RV shows this year; the Grand Rapids Camper, Travel and RV Show and the MARVAC Detroit Camper and RV Show in Novi. We wanted to check out what’s new and trending in 2019 RVs and share it with you! We purchased our new Grand Design fifth wheel last summer so we had already seen some of the 2019 models. It was fun to look at different campers...

Halloween Camping

Michigan Halloween Camping and Harvest Festivals List

One of our favorite camping trips every year is a Halloween themed camping weekend. And, luckily, there are SO many Michigan Halloween camping options! Most Michigan state parks and many private campgrounds offer one at some point in the season. They typically include fall favorites like hayrides, bonfires, crafts, and best of all… trick-or-treating! We...

How to Shop for an RV Like a Pro

The weather outside doesn’t scream camping right now but the 2019 RV shopping season is about to officially kick off. RV Show season is beginning in Michigan and it’s time to think about what you’ll be camping in this season. When we started shopping for our RV, one of our biggest questions was, “How we be sure we’re buying the right camper at...

Firewood Facts

Michigan Firewood Facts

For many (us included), camping and campfires are like peanut butter and jelly – they just go together! That’s why there has been so much heated conversation about the DNR’s proposed plans for firewood in Michigan’s state parks as part of their effort to stop the spread of the emerald ash borer. If you missed it, the DNR proposed banning all...