RV Financials, Part-5, Re-Sale Expectations and Upgrade Costs

  Re-Sale Expectations, and upgrade costs As you can tell by this point, the world of owning and selling an RV is complex. This is part-5 of my 5-part series covering this subject. So, if you're interested in selling your RV yourself, you do need to recognize the market and provide your RV in the …

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Types of RV Campers that are popular today.

For a quick overview of the different styles of RV campers popular in the US, click on the link below to read my HubPage article. It lists the major styles and designs that we all like and use for our camping trips. RV Camper types and Styles by Don Bobbitt, 2014 Copyright, Don Bobbitt, 2014, …

I sold my Camper, I didn’t mean to do it, but I did!

That's right. I sold my Camper. And, I didn't mean to do it, but circumstances came together just right and I let it go! As I have mentioned in other posts, my wife and I accepted the increasing physical limitations we have as we grow older, and we finally gave up on our big motorhome, …

A Winter Camping Trip – Day-4,5,6,7 – Christmas and Such!

Yep! That's what it has been, 4 days of "and Such" We had a great Christmas! The last several days I have been surrounded with relatives and friends. Some of whom I have not seen in a very long time. And that's been a good thing! At least my hearts says so. Of course, my …

A Winter Camping Trip – Day 3 – Weather changes a few plans

As you can tell by the photo the Day-3 started out dreary. If you look back in my older posts, I have this identical picture but it was Autumn and the colors were fantastic. But, its OK, I grew up here in Lynchburg, so I'm quite familiar with what a real winter of dormant nature …

A Winter Camping Trip – Day-1 & 2 – The Trip UP and the first day on site.

Well, we got here. But, it was a punishing trip. My wife and I have made some long trips before, but with this one, we finally overdid it. You see, we left Home in Florida at 3-AM, heading to Myrtle Beach, SC. My wife had an appointment with a Doctor of hers, so we detoured …

A Winter Camping Trip – Day-0 – Loading Up for the Road

Wow! This is the day before we hit the road and it is going to be a busy one. Over the years, we have found that we need to make the day before we leave on a camping trip a special one. Because our drive is going to be a long one, we know that …

A Winter Camping Trip – Pre-Planning Day-7

Free Time Entertainment As I have mentioned in my other posts, once you build a calendar of things that you are going to do when you are out and about, you will then see that you still have a lot of free time left on your calendar. Every Camper is different in that we all …

A Winter Camping Trip – Pre-Planning Day-6

Snow in the 'Burg - pic by Don Planning your Time while on site. Family and Friends Entertainment-102; Remember, if you are camping anywhere, that you might have family or friends living nearby, of if you just happen to know someone who has been to the area where you are camping, they can all have …

A Winter Camping Trip – Pre-Planning Day-5

Don and Helen I know, I have written four posts so far and I am just getting to a very useful level of information. So let;s talk about; Planning your time while on site! Entertainment-101 When we go camping and are going to be at a site for longer than 1-2 days we have learned …

A Winter Camping Trip – Pre-Planning Day-4

Don and Helen - Just Chillin' We have done this packing thing a lot of times over the years and there are certain things that we have learned the hard way. Here is a rule for traveling to your second home that I think everyone should all keep in mind; PACK ONLY what you absolutely …

A Winter Camping Trip – Pre-Planning Day-3

Snow in Lynchburg - pic by DON Bobbitt When you decide to use your camp year round round, but only occasionally during the Winter season, there is a certain amount of forethought required when you consider what to leave in your camper. FULL-TIME CAMPERS If you are a full-timer then there is no problem with …

A Winter Camping Trip – Pre-Planning Day-2

Lynchburg Snow - pic by DON Bobbitt OK! After a few hours of chewing on the whole camping trip thing, there are several things that I definitely need to be prepared for if we are going to be problem free while there. By the way, I have to mention that after our Autumn trip to …

A Winter Camping Trip – Pre-Planning Day-1

Lynchburg Snow - Pic by DON Bobbitt Camping in the Winter As you may remember from my other posts, I placed my 5th-wheel camper on a site in Lynchburg Virginia so that I could use it in the Winter. Our goal was to visit our Kids and Grandchildren more often and at the same time …