The 5 Hottest Travel Trailers on the Market

The world of RVs has never been more exciting for adventurers and explorers. With well-thought-out floor plans, incredibly lightweight designs, and amazing features/amenities, the newest travel trailers are certainly something to behold. This can often leave shoppers wondering where to begin when looking for a travel trailer or searching for a rental. Here are 5 of the hottest travel…

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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 April 15-16 and 22-23…

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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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CNN Covers Outdoorsy: “A Cheap, Easier Way to Rent An RV”

Two weeks ago, CNN came to visit us at the Outdoorsy office. It was an exciting moment. They were here in San Francisco to tell the story of how Outdoorsy provides a cheaper, easier way for to rent an RV. And over the weekend, the segment aired on CNN Newsroom as part of their Wander Must series. Now…

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We Rented Out Our RV on Outdoorsy

When we told people that we planned on renting out our RV on Outdoorsy, people had STRONG opinions. “Aren’t you worried about people driving your motorhome?” “You’re letting strangers stay in your house?” “Why would you even consider renting your RV? It’s such a big risk!” To which I want to respond in one simple way:…

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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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Stories from a Road-Loving Tennessee RV Family

Hi, we’re Brian and Amy Shoemaker. This is us with our two sons: Jack, now 18, and Alex, now 16. We can’t believe our sons are now in their late teens. When we think of RVs, we think of our family over the years. So many of our happy memories revolve around RVs.  The first RV we…

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How to Download Offline Maps for Remote Travel

No breaking news on this front: We live in a hyper-connected age. We don’t often think of offline map needs because we don’t think of going offline. Road warriors are accustomed to having detailed maps and satellite photos available online at the swish of a finger or the click of a button to plan trips and…

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The B52’s Kate Pierson Owns a Cool RV Motel Near Joshua Tree

Funky little shack! If you’re not old enough to remember the 1990s, then you probably haven’t heard of Kate Pierson, or the B-52s, the band for which she is the lead singer. This funky, colorful musical  phenomenon brought their love of retro clothing and beehive hairstyles into the pop music culture of that otherwise grungy…

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Retro campers that are actually new

It’s hard to beat the classic looks of old-school campers. Sweet lines, huge, panoramic windows and interiors to die for make vintage camping rigs incredibly sought-after today. But there’s a catch: Vintage campers, no matter how well you restore them, will always be vintage campers. Today’s throwback-styled campers combine those classic designs with modern features, with…

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