Heartland's Blog  (Oct 2017)

Campground Review: Flying Flags RV Resort & Campground

Anna

18th Oct, 17


Quite a lot of things I loved about this RV park - from how pet friendly it is, to the people (of course), to its amenities.

We stayed at Flying Flags for one week, arriving on a Sunday and leaving on the following Sunday. Checking in was pretty easy and they give you a freshly baked cookie when you do, yum! They assigned us our spot and it was long enough to fit our…

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Updates For 2018 Big Country Luxury Fifth Wheel

John Faulkner

17th Oct, 17


Heartland RVs is well-known in the RV industry for its elegant, full-time fifth wheels. Big Country continues to offer smart, spacious floorplans with luxurious amenities and true residential styling, not to mention a warranty for full-time living. Heartland RVs listens to its customers and its dealer partners. Putting those suggestions into production, the manufacturer has announced updates to the Big Country brand for the 2018 model year.

Keeping with its commitment to full-time…

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First Monday Trade Days in Canton, TX

Kelly Barnett

16th Oct, 17


First Monday Trade Days in Canton, Texas, began in the 1850's. The first Monday of each month was when the circuit court judge stopped in Canton and held court. The people in the area came to town to do their business, pick up provisions and sit in on a few court hearings (possibly even a hanging or two).

It only made sense that they bring to town any produce, livestock or home…

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RV With The Tanners Put A Master Light Switch In Their Bighorn's Bathroom

Jim & Melinda Tanner

9th Oct, 17


Melinda asked me during our last trip, "Why do we always have to flip on 3 light switches in the bathroom? Why can't it be just one switch"? After thinking about her questions for just a split second....I said, "You're right. Great Idea!"

In the photo above you can see my solution: a master switch installed about the three existing switches.

I'm sure there's a good reason for all these switches in the bathroom, perhaps…

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Product Review: HIGHTEC Solar Panels

Lisa & Dan Brown

6th Oct, 17


Since we've been on the road, we've recently taken to the liking of going off the grid aka 'boondocking' in our RV. This past January, we met up with the Escapees' Xscapers for a boondocking gathering of like-minded minds and souls. If my memory serves me right, the two-week 2017 Xscapers' Convergence, there were about 65 total RV's of every shape and size from elaborate diesel pushers…

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