Heartland's Blog  (Oct 2017)

RV EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Lisa & Dan Brown

31st Oct, 17


We learned 'everything RVing' through the internet; grabbing bits and pieces from online forums, social media, and blogs. Much of the information was based on opinion or hearsay (especially on social media!). By the time we took delivery of our Cyclone 5th wheel toy hauler, our heads were drowning in disorganized and oftentimes, unreliable information. If we only knew then…

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Heartland, Thor Visit Elkhart Schools To Promote RV Industry Jobs [VIDEO]

John Faulkner

27th Oct, 17


With the 2017-2018 school year underway, Rick Schutt, Director of Community Engagement for Thor Industries, has been visiting schools in the Elkhart, IN, area to talk to students about career opportunities in the RV Industry.

Representatives from Heartland RVs accompanied Schutt on visits to Mary Feeser Elementary School, Cleveland Elementary School, and Osolo Elementary School - all schools located near Heartland's headquarters in Elkhart. During these visits students toured products manufactured by Heartland…

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Campground Review and Guide To Disney's Fort Wilderness

Julie Chickery

25th Oct, 17


Open since 1971, Walt Disney World's Fort Wilderness Campground is huge! It has almost 800 campsites broken into 4 types accommodating everything from tents to big rigs. The campground also has more than 400 air conditioned cabins with full kitchens. Set among 750 acres of pine and cypress forest, it blends "real Florida" with the imagination of Disney World. Most importantly, Fort Wilderness Campground is the only pet-friendly resort at Walt Disney…

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RV Recipe: Crockpot Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

Kelly Barnett

23rd Oct, 17


Fall is in the air and with Fall comes the need to switch up our menu a bit. Comforting soups that warm the tummy are enjoyed while we snuggle in our sweatshirts watching the colorful leaves flutter to the ground.

This is the perfect fall meal to throw in the crockpot and let simmer away while you do your fall tasks. Whether it be weatherizing your RV for the winter months or setting…

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RV With The Tanners Upgrade Their Bighorn Bedroom

Jim & Melinda Tanner

20th Oct, 17


Both of us agreed the mattress that came with our Bighorn 5th wheel trailer just wasn't allowing us to get as comfortable as we do in our bed at home. and get a good nights sleep.

We woke up some mornings feeling a bit sore - not a great way to start the day!! We felt we needed a mattress that provides more support. Additionally, we…

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