Top 6 Gritty Ways to Start a Fire in the Wild

Generally, campers and hikers have depended on lighters to get fire. The drawback of utilizing matches and lighters is that they have a tendency to get wet. Having the capacity to light a flame without matches or a lighter is a fundamental survival skill. You don`t know when you get yourself in a circumstance where…

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A Simple Trick to Improve Your RV Visibility in Storms

The Outdoorsy RV Owner Community on Facebook is filled with great ideas to help people make more money renting out their RV on Outdoorsy.It’s also a place for experienced RVers to share what they’ve learned over the miles. One such tip came up yesterday from Paul Johnson, owner of a brand new Forest River Sunseeker in…

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Top 3 Reasons Your RV Needs a CB Radio

Do you know what CB stands for? It’s Citizen’s Band service. Band meaning bandwidth (not the Rolling Stones). CB frequency was originally established to help people connect with each other within a small frequency (26.965 MHz and 27.405 MHz) by the FCC. And if you’re interested, here’s a useful guide that explains the difference between ham…

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5 Tips For Snowy Winter RVing

Summer is prime RV season, but sadly, the days of blended drinks and flip flops are far from view. Around this time of year, especially up north, many RVers winterize their RVs and lock them up. They’re not on the road again until spring or summer rolls back around. But for those seasoned northern travelers who are up to…

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10 Ways To Get More People to Rent Your RV

You’ve filled out the information on our List Your RV page and your beautiful Class A is up on the site. The time is right, and you’re ready to start earning money from renting out your RV. You just want more renters! What can you do to get more people to rent your RV on…

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What’s a Toy Hauler Exactly?

If you have been searching for the perfect RV rental, you’ve probably come across a wide variety of motorhomes and trailers. From campervans to fifth-wheels and beyond, there is truly something for every taste in the RV world. One RV style that is a little less known but actually quite useful in the right circumstances, is…

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How to Add Roadside Assistance to Your RV Rental

Since roadside assistance is a new RV rental offering on the Outdoorsy platform, we wanted to make sure renters and owners understand how the program works if you’re renting an RV, and how it came to be. What better way to do that than a little post? The background: We’ve heard from many renters that an…

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How to Post Your RV Rental on Craigslist

This is a step-by-step guide for Outdoorsy RV owners looking to bring more traffic to their listing. It includes tips about how to post your RV rental on Craigslist, why it’s important to do so, and what you’ll get out of it. So where did this idea about posting on Craigslist come from? It started with…

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RV Tailgating Made Easy

It’s as easy as two simple steps. #1: Start with the perfect parking spot. When you pull into the parking lot you will have some options, especially if you get there early enough. Think about where you want to be. Do you think it might rain? If so, look for cover from a tree or…

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Winter Lake Fishing: Perch in the Midwest

When it comes to fresh fish, perch nears the top of the American eating list. A member of the walleye family, yellow perch is great for a fish fry, especially in the Midwest. If you know where to find perch, you can catch them yourself and host your own fish fry like none other. You only…

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