Are you constantly plotting your next motorhome or RV getaway? Do you stay awake until the wee hours of the night thinking about generator systems and boondocking? If that’s the case you may be suffering from road trip FOMO! What is FOMO? Fear of missing out, but motorhome style! Whether you just purchased your first class B or you have transitioned to living full time in your RV, there is so much information and constantly more to be learned about the motorhome lifestyle. Owning an RV or Class B motorhome offers so much freedom and adventure at the tip of your fingertips. It’s a great way for families, couples and singles to ‘get the hell out of dodge’ and make traveling more frequent and affordable.
Since owning an RV or class B motorhome is a serious investment, it’s a good idea to have plenty of resources on travel, maintenance, campgrounds and events. We have consulted some of the most seasoned road trip experts and asked them what websites and forums have been most useful over the years. Bellow is a list of some of the top rated RV and motorhome resources.
Websites and Camping Programs:
Here is a list of legitimate money saving motorhome programs and free websites with lots of information!
Campendium: This is an awesome, new website with extremely useful for finding campgrounds both free and of charge. The website itself is free. The photos of various campgrounds will make anyone want to camp!
Harvest Hosts: This is really cool and a great way to save a few bucks. Members can say at preserves, wineries and farms and museums.
Blogs and Websites:
Here are some blogs and websites with a host of lots of practical information. These are seasoned RV and motorhome enthusiasts, some live on the road full time.
RV Basic Training: www.rvbasictraining.com
This is great if you’re really new to the RV and motorhome life. These guys will come to your house and teach you everything from how to drive your RV to maintain it.
Wheeling it: www.wheelingit.us
These guys sure love the outdoors. This interesting engineer couple turned full time RV folk have loads of useful information on camping, maintenance, tips, food, bringing pets, you name it!
Technomadia is the combination of tech + nomad lifestyle. This couple has been on the road since 2006. They have tons of resources and useful articles on staying high tech in your RV as well as campgrounds reviews and travel tales.
Fulltime Families: www.fulltimefamilies.com
Full time families are a great resource if you’re looking to travel tons with your family or even go for the full time RV life. They have events and information on some of the best family campgrounds out there.
RV Geeks: www.rvgeeks.net
This is golden for when you’re in a technical bind! These ‘geeks’ make DIY tutorials and videos for maintenance issues.
Other Helpful Resource Pages:
Composting Toilets can be complicated… Hopefully, this website provides helpful information on a potentially tricky situation. The Wynn’s blog, Gonewiththewynns.com has loads of other useful RV/motorhome resources.
RVin’ page- another one stop shop for RV/motorhome tips. Making money and traveling- Lot’s of couples and families do it, you may be surprised by how easy it can be!
Solar power- This page has information on everything from inverters, portable solar kits and panels.
Products and gear- Here is a page loaded with useful gadgets and other products you will be so happy you invested in.
Social Media and Useful Road Trip Apps:
Here is a list of a few nifty smartphone apps for your next road trip.
This is pretty much a Facebook for roadtrip nerds!
For a complete list of road trip app’s, see our blog.
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