Campfire Chronicles (Aug 2018)

RV With The Tanners add Side Lights to their Bighorn

Jim & Melinda Tanner

30th Aug, 18

We recently wrote about adding rear lights to our Bighorn. We added this feature as we typically arrive at our campsite in the dark during winter camping trips.

The rear lights did an amazing job of providing light at the back of the RV, yet we still had some blind spots on the side of the RV. Luckily, when running the wire for the rear lights, we added additional wiring for side lights just in case....!!

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How to Speed Clean Your RV Interior

Lisa & Dan Brown

23rd Aug, 18

Before moving into our Heartland fifth wheel, I absolutely loathed cleaning our huge 3,600 square foot, 5 bedroom, 3 bath home. It was daunting, boring, and incredibly time consuming. It literally took me, not hours - but days, of endless dusting, polishing, vacuuming, sweeping, and swabbing. And, wouldn't you know it, when my last room was finished, it was time to start all over again. But living in an RV has certainly changed that!…


Campground Review: River Bend Campground and Soda Creek Falls Hike

Jim & Melinda Tanner

17th Aug, 18

We enjoyed our trip River Bend this past October, but due to the wet weather we were unable to get out and explore. Recently, we went back to River Bend Campground in Oregon and had the chance to get out!

The weather was perfect for walks around the camp, along the trails and exploring locations nearby.

Getting out for a hike was the highlight of our trip. The best part? The trail head to Soda Creek Falls was only 10 miles East from…