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RV With The Tanners' Better RV Breakaway Cable Setup

Jim & Melinda Tanner

14th Jun, 18


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We can connect to our 5th wheel hitch and the King Ping with ease. Easy....breezy. However, attaching that DARN emergency brake cable from the King Pin to our truck/hitch...NOT FUN. It's the one step that I don't look forward to. You have be 7 feet tall to reach over the wheel well and get the cable!!! For the record....I'm not 7 foot tall. To complete this task, I have to step up on the…

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Campground Review: Elkhart Campground, IN

Lisa & Dan Brown

7th Jun, 18


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We had an incredibly full summer in 2017. We attended the Heartland Owners Club North American Rally in Goshen, Indiana and took several tours throughout the area with club members. Once we were finished with the rally, we had to hightail it to the Heartland RV Service Center in Elkhart for some warranty service. We were a bit exhausted from the…

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Product Review: RVLock Keyless Baggage Door System

Jim & Melinda Tanner

31st May, 18


We've all been there! You're outside and remember that you need to grab something from the storage compartment. And..... it's locked. You have to get the keys from inside your RV. It's not the biggest problem however, it gets repetitive.

The solution is easy....the Keyless Baggage Handle System from RVLOCKS. With this installed, we can now simply walk up to the storage door of our Bighorn, enter our code…

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Campground Review: Suni Sands RV Resort, AZ

Lisa & Dan Brown

10th May, 18


We stayed at Suni Sands RV Resort, an Encore park located in Yuma, Arizona, on our way through from Quartzsite to American Girl Mine for the second phase of the Xscapers Annual Bash for two nights in mid January 2018. Suni Sands is also a Thousand Trails park.

 

Check-In and Parking

Arriving with a caravan of three other RVs, we were greeted by the friendly office staff, registered/checked in and presented with our packet with…

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Campground Review: Champoeg State Park, OR

Jim & Melinda Tanner

3rd May, 18


Champoeg State Park, 30 minutes outside of Portland, Oregon, is a great spot to take the family for a long weekend away. This family friendly location offers easy walking and bike trails within the park which follow along the Willamette River. Our favorite area to camp is in "B Loop". This loop offers larger spaces and is located near the walking trails. Below is a picture of our site for this trip, B12.

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