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Pennsylvania State Parks

Trip Report: Raymond B. Winter State Park in Pennsylvania

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July 25, 2022
Raymond B. Winter State Park in central Pennsylvania's Bald Eagle State Forest has a small lake, campground, and multi-use recreation trails.
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State Parks West Virginia

Trip Report: Coopers Rock State Forest in West Virginia

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July 14, 2022
Coopers Rock State Forest in northern West Virginia has scenic overlooks, geologically magnificent hikes, and a cozy campground.
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Pennsylvania State Parks

Trip Report: Blue Knob State Park In Pennsylvania

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June 30, 2022
Blue Knob State Park has the second highest peak in PA with close to 20 miles of hiking trails within its 6,100 acres of forest & recreation space.
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Flash Reviews

FLASH REVIEW! Voyager Dog Harness

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June 23, 2022
How does the Voyager dog harness measure up for your small, extremely active four-legged friend? Hazel puts it to the test out in the wild!
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Pennsylvania State Parks

Trip Report: Caledonia State Park in Pennsylvania

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June 16, 2022
Caledonia State Park in south central Pennsylvania can provide a great camping weekend with a little bit of hiking and a lot of history!
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Maryland State Parks

Trip Report: Swallow Falls State Park in Maryland

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May 13, 2022
Maryland's Swallow Falls State Park features four waterfalls along a single hike - including the state's highest, Muddy Creek Falls.
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The Cost of Older RV Updates: Axl’s New RV Brakes (and Rotors and More)

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May 4, 2022
How we figured out we needed new RV brakes (and more!), which parts ultimately got replaced, and how much it cost. It has been updated to include our experiences and receipts from 2019 and 2022.
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How To Do Your Best State Park Camping in PA, OH, WV, and MD

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April 10, 2022
How can you you do your best camping in state parks? Discover what we've learned in 5+ years of weekend RVing in PA, WV, OH, & MD state parks!
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Along the Way Dogs Pennsylvania Pennsylvania State Parks

Trip Report: The Great Allegheny Passage (GAP) Trail – Pittsburgh to Layton

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February 2, 2022
The Great Allegheny Passage (or GAP) Trail is a 150-mile, year-round biking and walking trail between Pittsburgh, PA, and Cumberland, MD. What is there to see and do from Pittsburgh to Layton?
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RV and Outdoors Holiday Gift Giving Guide

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November 24, 2021
Whether you're shopping for an RVer or an outdoor lover, we're on it! Here are some great gift ideas we've curated for you!
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Trip Report: Keystone State Park in Pennsylvania

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October 15, 2021
Keystone State Park in southwestern PA offers hiking, fishing, biking, kayaking, and swimming opportunities for day trippers or weekend campers.
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North Carolina State Parks

Trip Report: Jockey’s Ridge State Park in North Carolina

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September 30, 2021
If you're vacationing in the Outer Banks, make a day trip to Jockey's Ridge State Park to see the amazing dunes and gorgeous sound views!
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FLASH REVIEW! Bug Bite Thing

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September 3, 2021
Is it possible to use a $10 suction tool to eliminate the pain and itching caused by mosquito, bee, and other bug bites? We test the Bug Bite Thing out!
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Ohio State Parks

Trip Report: Hocking Hills State Park in Ohio

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August 27, 2021
Hocking Hills State Park in south-central Ohio is full of intricate rock formations, colorful sandy hollows, and dark interesting caves winding through a deep river valley.
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The Cost of Older RV Updates: Replacing the RV Range Vent Cover

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August 10, 2021
An older RV range vent cover may need replaced if it cracks and then rattles when you drive. This is a quick fix you can handle yourself!
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