Why is Quartzsite such a big deal in the world of RVs?

RVs never go out of style, and there are always places that welcome drivers and their varied rigs. Some places are more RV-friendly than others. Quartzsite, Arizona is a special example. Quartzite‘s a small town about 130 miles west of Phoenix. This tiny desert hamlet of fewer than 4000 people draws RVs from all over the country, even the…

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The 2017 Outdoorsy Big Guide to Music Festivals

Nothing quite says “RV roadtrip” like an incredible music festival. For this reason, we’ve taken it upon ourselves to put together a list of ALL the upcoming music festivals in the United States. This is the massive, comprehensive, 2017 Outdoorsy Big Guide to Music Festivals. From coast to coast, if there is a music festival scheduled…

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Incredible RV Trip Idea: The 2017 Havasu Balloon Festival

Discovery, wonder, adventure. Words that apply to RV adventure…and hot air ballooning. The 2017 Havasu Balloon Festival and Fair is located in an area of Arizona that is not only friendly to RVs but goes out of their way to accommodate them. Some of these RV parks are within easy sight of many ascension points, and many…

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RV Your Way to an Elvis Birthday Celebration at Graceland

It’s that special time of year when we get to celebrate one of the most beloved musicians of all time. In Graceland, TN people are arriving for an Elvis birthday celebration. The party lasts all weekend, through to the big guy’s big day on Sunday, January 8th. Why not join in the fun? Visiting the Memphis…

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10 Free National Park Days Announced for 2017

The National Park Service is spreading the news: there are going to be 10 free National Park days in 2017. Following their amazing Centennial celebration last year, they are more committed than ever to getting people appreciating the beauty of our country. Circle these days on your calendar now! 2017 free entrance days January 16 // Martin…

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The Perfect Affordable Ski Housing in Jackson Hole

Skiing is an amazing way to spend a weekend or even a weeklong family vacation. One of the very best places in the country to do it is the Jackson Hole Resort in Wyoming. This resort is an incredible ski wonderland. But before you pull out your credit card to pay for a room in the…

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The Cult of the Casita Trailer

The word “casita” means literally “little house” in Spanish. The Casita trailer is that and a whole lot more. Like other famous names in recreational vehicles, such as the Airstream and Winnebago, these small, sleek, and perpetually stylish camper trailers also enjoy an enthusiastic following in the mobile home community. The History of Casita The…

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Outdoorsy Big Guide to Our Favorite RVs of 2016

If you work on a music site, you have your favorite playlists. A news site, your favorite stories of the year. A tech site, app roundups you’ve bookmarked as the best. Well, we’re no different. At Outdoorsy, we all have our favorites. In our case, our favorites are RVs! Here are our favorite RVs of 2016….

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The Return of the Teardrop Trailer

The teardrop trailer: you’ve probably seen one before even if you’ve never seen the inside. They’re those those adorable little half circles being towed around by even the smallest of cars and SUVs. Teardrop trailers have been around since the 1930s. However, in the 1960s, these adorable little campers somehow fell out of style, and basically disappeared from the…

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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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