Jill & Russ
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Sharing how to make modifications & updates to old RVs like our very own Axl Roads, where to camp & hike in Pennsylvania state parks & beyond, which stuff will make your adventures better, and what your four-legged friends will enjoy most along the way.

RVing

RV Makeover: Updating Your RV Booth

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AdventuresPennsylvania

When 3 Becomes 5: Our Top 5 PA State Parks To Visit

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Dogs

Meet Hazel, the Newest Tail at Road Trip Tails!

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AdventuresFlash Reviews

Poison Ivy Itch Cure

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Flash ReviewsRVing

FLASH REVIEW! RV Windshield Cover

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DogsFlash ReviewsRVing

Tick, Tick, Ticks: Protect Yourself and Your Pets!

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Adventures Pennsylvania RVing

Trip Report: Sinnemahoning State Park in Pennsylvania

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July 17, 2019
Deep in the Pennsylvania Wilds, Sinnemahoning State Park has a quiet, remote (read: no cell reception) campground and scenic, mostly flat hiking trails.
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RVing

The Cost of Older RV Updates: Axl’s New RV Brakes (and Rotors and More)

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July 10, 2019
If you need new RV brakes, this post is for you! We share how we figured out what we needed, which parts ultimately got replaced & how much it cost.
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Flash Reviews

FLASH REVIEW! SmartWool Hiking Socks

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July 5, 2019
If you're tired of your hiking socks turning into quitters, sliding down your ankles & losing cushion, then SmartWool hiking socks are the remedy.
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Adventures Pennsylvania

Trip Report: Shawnee State Park in Pennsylvania

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July 3, 2019
Just west of Bedford in Schellsburg, Pennsylvania, Shawnee State Park features a large lake popular for kayaking & fishing plus 16 miles of hiking trails.
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Along the Way Pennsylvania

Pursuing Our Scoops – The Pennsylvania Ice Cream Trail

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June 21, 2019
#PursueYourScoops along the Pennsylvania Ice Cream Trail in three different regions this summer - you can even earn a t-shirt and ice cream bowl!
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Trip Report: Poe Valley State Park in Pennsylvania

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June 14, 2019
The ride may be rough to Poe Valley State Park (and Poe Paddy next door) in central PA, but the lake, river, and hiking are worth it for the weekend!
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Flash Reviews RVing

FLASH REVIEW! RV Windshield Cover

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June 12, 2019
Need a way to get more privacy inside your RV and keep the temperature inside cooler? A well-fit RV windshield cover can help!
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Adventures North Carolina

Trip Report: Fort Macon & Hammocks Beach, North Carolina

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June 2, 2019
If you are visiting the Crystal Coast, Fort Macon and Hammocks Beach can help you step away from the busy beach scene, North Carolina State Parks' style!
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RVing

RV Makeover Quick Take: RV Door Lock Set Replacement

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May 16, 2019
Have you ever been locked inside (or outside) your RV even though you have a key? We sure have! See how we replaced our RV door lock set when it failed us.
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Adventures Pennsylvania

Trip Report: Kinzua Bridge and Sizerville State Park in Pennsylvania

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May 15, 2019
In one weekend, you can stroll on an over-300-foot-high destroyed railroad bridge at Kinzua Bridge State Park, then overnight & take a few challenging hikes at Sizerville State Park in Pennsylvania.
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Adventures Maryland Pennsylvania West Virginia

Coming Attractions: State Parks on the Summer Schedule

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May 5, 2019
This summer, we have more state parks on the schedule! Learn what pet-and-rv-friendly state parks our crew will be visiting.
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