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Fun Facts About Vacations & Houseboat Rentals

Americans love taking vacations. Whether it’s winter skiing trips on snowy mountain peaks, summer snorkeling vacations in oceanic wonderlands, road trips to national wonders, or jet-sets to far-off locations, there’s a vacation for every budget and preference. Here are some interesting facts that you may not have known about vacationers. | Read More »


Top 5: Family Friendly Travel Movies

Regardless of whether your family is looking for action, tears, intrigue, or laughs, you can’t go wrong with a great travel film. In past decades, Hollywood has loaded couples, families, and yes, even aliens, into RVs and sent them on cross-country escapades. Most of the time, nothing goes right, but | Read More »

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Boat Rentals Will Benefit Your Shasta Lake Vacation

Keeping everyone occupied and having fun while on vacation can be difficult. Children are easily bored and parents need to find fulfilling activities for them. Fortunately, inland lakes provide a host of activities for families while on vacation. Go Fishing Freshwater fishing influences the management of clean water, healthy aquatic | Read More »

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15 RV Campground Fire Safety Tips

Each year, more than 75,000 wildfires destroy homes and damage wildlife habitats and the watersheds that provide drinking water for millions of people. Between 2004 and 2006, a whopping 37 percent of these fires were caused by campfires or smoking materials. Luckily, the USDA Forest Service fights wildfires in order | Read More »


Boating Safety Tips to Know Before Leaving the Marina

Meaning “Always Ready”, the United States Coast Guard motto, “Semper Paratus” was adopted to encourage boat operators to prepare for the worst. Statistically, 80 percent of those who die in boating accidents had never taken a boating safety course which is highly recommended by experts. Not only that, but many | Read More »

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4 Winter Activities Near Shasta Lake RV Campgrounds

Finding activities while on vacation can be a chore, especially during winter months in cold climates. There are often several people with their own opinions and ideas about what is “fun”. Children may need stimulation, while older folks seek quiet solitude. Fortunately, rural campgrounds are usually surrounded by activity options | Read More »

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Tips for Booking Your RV Campground Space

Recreational vehicles have long offered adventurous travelers all the amenities and comforts of home while on the road. However, their sometimes very large size and driving difficulties can make choosing an appropriate RV campground more difficult than expected. Not only that, many campgrounds have rules, regulations, and fees, associated with | Read More »

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How to Launch a Boat

So you’ve finally fulfilled your nautical dreams and have acquired your very own boat—but you’re not quite sure where to go from here. In this exciting time, it’s important to know exactly what you’re doing when you make it to the marina for the safety and well-being of everyone present. | Read More »