RV Miles Podcast

RV Miles Podcast

RV Miles is THE #1 podcast for any RV camping enthusiast! RV travel tips, destinations, news and so much more for RV owners and RV dreamers.

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August 11, 2022 47 min

Buying RV land is incredibly popular right now, and in this episode, we are talking to Tom Spychalski to learn more. Plus, our weekly fresh tank/black tank picks and more. Welcome to episode 245 of the RV Miles Podcast. 

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This week, we talk with Kurt Repanshek of National Parks Traveler about the state of National Park Service campgrounds, and his new guidebook that details every one of them for RVers in order to help demystify national park camping. 

Get the Essential RVing Guide to the National Parks here: https://nationalparkstraveler.myshopify.com/products/essential-rving-guide-to-the-national-parks-2022-edition

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On this episode, we share our tips for managing your black and grey tanks, and for hooking up to sewer and dumping. Plus, a trip to IKEA, a brawl at Disney World, and an industry update on RV manufacturer layoffs. 

Check out Abby's fresh tank this week! Hikers Brew Coffee: https://www.hikersbrewcoffee.com/

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In this episode, we share the new plan from a major car manufacturer to charge monthly fees for tech features like heated seats and even adaptive suspension, an update on the fire threatening sequoia trees in Yosemite, and a cool new suspension package from @No Boundaries RV

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July 16, 2022 51 min

It's the return of our RV Mythbusting series! What do those insulation numbers really mean? Does light deter mice? Is there such a thing as a "full-time-rated" RV? All that and more!

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This week, it's the 5 year anniversary of the RV Miles Podcast! We share our favorite moments, plus some tips from RV Life on dealing with dust storms, it's all about tires in our weekly fresh tank/black tank segment and more. 

RV Life Dust Storm Safety Article: https://rvlife.com/dust-storm-safety-rvs/

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This week, the RV market has begun to soften as demand curtails to fuel prices and interest rates. Starlink has been approved for in motion use, the FTC wants to ban shady dealer tactics, and Yellowstone has been able to open 93% of the park's roadways much sooner than expected.

Get the National Parks Traveler's Essential RVing Guide to the National Parks: https://amzn.to/3bQN26x

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This week we share some personal updates that have our family changing travel plans for the summer, plus a slew of listener questions. 

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This week, we share all the ins and outs of Starlink internet and let you know some of the problems we've had so you can decide whether it's right for you. We also have an update on the re-opening of Yellowstone National Park, and some tips to keep your air conditioner running in the heat.

 

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June 11, 2022 56 min

This week, we take you with us to Colonial Williamsburg, an amazing living history museum that shares the story of the founding of our country, We also share the details of a challenging travel day. 

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This week, the RV industry taps the breaks on production, but what does that mean? Plus, Starlink orders are coming with used equipment, and Fiat/Chrysler pleads guilty to diesel emissions scam.

Our Starlink for RVs update video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l0bcOB7KkF4&t=102s

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This week, we share our thoughts on installing our solar and lithium battery system from Go Power, we talk about the reason x-chocks shouldn't be called chocks, and Jason has yet another incident involving a shower. 

The Go Power Solar Extreme Kit: https://gpelectric.com/products/solar-extreme-charging-system/

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This week, we share a study that shows that some people plan to camp MORE with higher fuel prices. Ford has been fined for faking payload numbers, a potential DEF shortage, a new 5th wheel hitch from @CURT, a safety alert for Roadmaster Nighthawk tow bars, and more.

To claim your Roadmaster Nighthawk update kit, contact Jennifer Lee directly at 360-597-2434. If you prefer, you can also email Jennifer at jlee@roadmasterinc....

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In this episode, we recap our time in Washington D.C. and share the best ways to get around, places to eat, navigating all there is to do, and where to stay. We stayed at Cherry Hill, one of the best RV Resorts around and worth every penny. Have you visited D.C.? What did you think? Plus, ticks are up to no good, and our fresh and black tank picks.

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In this episode, we share our journey to Savannah, Georgia and all the great food, architecture, and haunts. We also cover some bear safety tips and uncover the science behind why smoke follows you around a campfire. Save even more on Solo Stove at https://rvmiles.com/solostove   Visit L.L. Bean to find your next great piece of gear: https://llbean.com   Check out all Blue Ox has to offer at https://BlueOx.com   Looking for mor...
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On this episode, we share where we've been and what we've been up to, including a road incident and a lawnmower that wrecked our slide. 

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How much water do you travel with in your RV’s fresh tank? A viral Facebook post has Jayco walking back emails to an owner stating that no water should ever be carried in RV tanks while traveling. We've got the full story direct from the RV owner, plus industry updates to keep you informed in this week's edition of RV and Camping News.   Togo RV Plus is now Roadpass Pro. Your $49 per year Roadpass membership includes premi...
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In this week's news round-up, we share some stats from KOA on how fuel prices are affecting campers, and how many plan to buy an RV this year or get rid of theirs while fuel prices keep them parked. We cover a new $1.3 billion resort complex, some truck recalls, and the story of a woman who fell down a vault toilet on top of a mountain.

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On this episode, we share our travels to Jacksonville, Florida, where we found a wonderful oceanfront campground and some great National Park Service Sites. We cover some mistakes beginner RVers should avoid, and Jason gets caught in the shower with no water.

The Togo RV article on beginner mistakes: https://togorv.com/rv-living/mistakes-beginner-rvers-should-avoid/

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April 9, 2022 53 min

In this episode, we explore what it's like to try to get free overnight RV parking in the current RV craze. We have tips. and resources for finding spots, plus we take a few listener questions. 

Apps we use:

Campendium Harvest Hosts: https://rvmiles.com/15-off-harvest-hosts-with-promo-code/ Boondockers Welcome: https://rvmiles.com/boondockers-welcome-announces-price-increase/Overnight RV Parking (Part of the Togo/Roadpass Pro...

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