March 26, 2017 @ 4:00 PM
RV ELECTRIC BASICS
If you know that you have 120 volts going into your RV, and you have 30 amp main service inside that RV, then if you multiply the 120 volts times the 30 amps, you get 3600 watts. One might think there’s a proportionate link between differing amp levels when, in fact, that isn’t necessarily so. For example, 20-amp service requires 2,400 watts (20 amps times 120 watts), and 30-amp service needs 1-1/2 times as much power (3,600 watts, or 30 amps times 120 watts). For 50-amp service, however, the potential amount of power used – 12,000 watts, or 50 amps times 240 volts – represents more than three times as much possible demand as 30-amp service. Conversely, a 50-amp rig hooked up to a 30-......
December 28, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
How Can Camping Fit Into Your New Year’s Resolutions
It’s that time again! Time for New Year’s Resolutions!
But this year, why not make resolutions that you enjoy and have fun doing?
Let’s start with the perennial favorite “lose weight” or “get in shape”. There are lots of ways that you can stay active, but camping can make them fun! You could rent a canoe or kayak and enjoy the beauty of nature as you exercise, swim laps or play with the kids in the swimming pool, borrow a basketball for a game of Horse, hike the nature trail along the river or take a walk along the nearby country roads, challenge the kids to a hippity hop contest, get the family together for a game of volleyball or ......
November 30, 2016 @ 2:00 PM
Thinking About Seasonal Camping?
Making the decision to camp seasonally is a big decision and involves many factors. You’ll want to compare the type of campground, ratings, things to do in the area, campground activities and amenities, events, and of course, camping rates. This article will take a look at each of these items individually, highlight the differences, and talk about what’s most important to consider when choosing the right campground for your family.
What is Seasonal Camping? Chances are, if you’re reading this article, you are already familiar with RV’ing and seasonal campsites. RVs are any recreational vehicle used for camping recreation, including 5th wheels, motorhomes, travel ......