Convert your manual jacks to electric for less than $10

Having electric RV stabilizer jacks is nice, but when they come built into the camper it can be very expensive. Lucking there is a very simple and inexpensive solution to convert your manual crank jacks into electric jacks. Most rv scissor jacks use a 3/4" socket to drive the screw rod, moving the jack up … Continue reading Convert your manual jacks to electric for less than $10

My favorite things: camp table

One very handy piece of equipment to have for both tent and RV camping is a small lightweight camp table. I like to use this table when cooking by the fire. It is great to have something to set you marshmallows, graham crackers and chocolate on when making smores and cooking meals by the fire. … Continue reading My favorite things: camp table

Tent or Camper?

One of the first big questions that comes to mind for someone who is just getting into camping is what are they going to sleep in.    For someone new to camping an obvious choice would be to try renting a cabin.  This works great for beginners however it is very expensive and greatly limits the … Continue reading Tent or Camper?

My favorite things: leveling blocks

Once very important tool every camper needs is a set of leveling blocks. Most sites you pull into are not level, some are not even close at all! Leveling blocks can be as simple as a 2x8 piece of lumbar cut into 12 inch lengths, or you can buy a pre-made set of leveling blocks. … Continue reading My favorite things: leveling blocks

The easy way to start a campfire

Knowing how to easily start a fire while camping is one of the most important skills in order to have a successful and fun camping experience. Fires provide warmth on a cold night, creates a relaxing atmosphere, and it is the best place to cook dinner! I could create a long post describing the fire … Continue reading The easy way to start a campfire