September 2013

Celebrate and SAVE During Good Sam Days at Camping World SuperCenters!

September 30, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Celebrate and SAVE During Good Sam Days at Camping World SuperCenters!

Camping World is issuing a special invitation for all Good Sam Club members to visit any of over 100 SuperCenters nationwide October 4-13 to celebrate Good Sam Days. Members will enjoy great savings on a wide selection of RV, outdoor, camping and towing accessories during this special 10-day event. The event comes at an ideal [...]

Low-Voltage Verdict

September 30, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Low-Voltage Verdict

After paying out-of-pocket to repair the hydraulic system on his three-year-old motorhome, Illinois Good Sam member Richard Tribble Jr. sought reimbursement on the grounds that the manufacturer had wired it improperly. When the costs weren’t recovered, Tribble asked Good Sam’s consumer advocacy program, Action Line, to help: I purchased a 2011 Thor Windsport 31D class [...]

Be Winter-Wise and Winterize

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Be Winter-Wise and Winterize

 Proper winterization of your RV’s water system is essential to prevent costly freeze damage when temperatures take a dive. Here’s a step-by-step guide to getting your RV ready for Old Man Winter’s cold temperatures. Step 1: Drain the Tanks Drain any remaining fresh water from the fresh water holding tank and from the water heater. [...]

Destination DC A Capital Place for RVers

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Destination DC A Capital Place for RVers

By Lynn Seldon When Pierre Charles L’Enfant gazed northward along the banks of the Potomac River in 1791, he envisioned a magnificent city, calling the area a “pedestal waiting for a moment.” He could never have pictured today’s monumental capital city, where public transportation makes it easy for visiting RVers to explore dozens of American [...]

Now Available! Good Sam Camping App

September 2, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Now Available! Good Sam Camping App

  Find your next RV camping destination on your smart phone today with the new Good Sam Camping app, available now for Android and Apple iOS from Google Play and the Apple App store. The new Good Sam Camping app offers discounts, directions and information about the more than 14,500 RV parks and campgrounds listed [...]

Have Arthritis? Still Can Travel!

September 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Have Arthritis? Still Can Travel!

By Joy Graham If you have some type of arthritis, you are just one of the 37 million people in America who suffer with this condition. There are over 170 different types of arthritis but they all have one thing in common: arthritis causes inflammation of one or more joints. Symptoms may include: • Joint pain • Redness the [...]

Check out our new Good Sam Parks

September 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Check out the following recent additions to the Good Sam RV Park Network. To find more Good Sam Parks, check out our Find a Campground feature, and map out your RV adventures.   Arizona 3 Dreamers RV Park, Brenda Casa Malpais RV Park, Springerville Desert Pueblo RV Resort, Bouse Railside RV Ranch, Williams Safford RV [...]

Revel at Red Oaks RV Resort in Florida

September 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Red Oaks RV Resort is known for the fun to be found throughout its 130 tree-filled acres.  Management proudly boasts 1,000 full-hookup sites, tent camping areas and room enough to accommodate any size RV. Hosting line dancing, karaoke nights, as well as square dancing, there’s always music in the air.  You can also bring your [...]

SoCal Refreshment at Santee Lake Recreation Reserve

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Nestled in the foothills above San Diego, just 20 minutes from the big attractions this fun-filled downtown has to offer, lies the scenic Santee Lakes Recreation Preserve. With seven glittering lakes on 190 acres, including an island, amphitheater and lakeside gazebo, this preserve offers a boatload of picturesque lakeside settings to suit any mood or [...]