2018 Texas Association of Campground Owners Guide – Big Chief RV & Cabin Resort

It’s time to start making plans for your RV outings and there is no better tool to use than the new 2018 Texas Association of Campground Owners guide…T.A.C.O. for short. This book is full of great destinations in Texas, broken down by regions, and surrounding states and there is no better time than the present …

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RVing In Texas During The Winter

I see you winter Texans trickling down from the Great White North, and I would like to be the first say, “Howdy, and bienvenidos a Tejas!” As y’all can probably tell, the further south in the state you go for the winter, the milder it should be, but one of the joys of living here …

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Packing and unpacking for a trip

When you pack the RV for the weekend, week or longer, make sure perishable items are stored in one cabinet. It’s so easy to stash grocery items in every nook and cranny of the RV. Keeping them all together in one cabinet makes it so much easier. I even use one disposable bag for all …

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What Not To Do While RVing

A funny story….we were talking a few weeks about things that bother you about other campers.  Things you should not do and do not want others to do.  One of my customers told me a story about their outdoor kitchen.  Most RVers have seen that the outdoor kitchens are, in many cases, outdoor bars and …

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RVing and Fire Prevention Week

Every year during this time, I make sure to pay special attention to writing an article about RVing and Fire Prevention Week. This is actually one of my more important topics and usually, dissolves into an outright fire prevention rant by the end. But, that’s OK, it is that important, and I get fired-up about …

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Where Do We Go From Here; Trip Planning Made Easy

Going RVing is supposed to be a relaxing, fun filled adventure, but all too often the adventure happens before you even hit the road. I’m talking about trip planning. For both those new to the RV lifestyle and all of us “seasoned vets”, just planning a stress-free RV trip can be stressful in itself. Regardless …

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Tips For Packing and Unpacking Your RV

Every now and then, I have an idea for a blog article which ends up really being me revisiting a checklist in my head. I know I’ve written about packing and unpacking your RV before, likely more than once. But that just stands to reason, because you guys KNOW I love to make lists! I …

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RV Resorts Are Perfect For Family Reunions

Last weekend, my daughter Jennifer and I were at Leisure Resort in Fentress, Texas for their annual BBQ Cookoff event.  This campground is one of my favorite RV parks and has become a big part of our family’s RV lifestyle story.  With campsites, cabins, and tree houses overlooking the beautiful San Marcos River.  With their …

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Staying The Night In Wal-Mart Parking Lots

One of the nice things about RVing is the ability to take a break from driving for the evening and spend the night in many of the nation’s Wal-Mart store parking lots. In fact, there are many Wal-Mart lots across the United States that are actually destinations for many RVers. The good news is that …

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