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    Extreme Adventure Not Required

    July 21, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

    Extreme Adventure Not Required

    Good Sam travel medical insurance is for ‘minor’ emergencies, too Every so often, we hear stories about travelers whose travel medical insurance saved them from hefty medical bills after their extreme adventure took an unexpected turn. While this might make it seem as if this is the only time you need travel insurance, you don’t [...]

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    Tip for RVers: Backsplash Protection

    July 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

    Tip for RVers: Backsplash Protection

    After purchasing a new trailer, I realized it needed a backsplash for the island sink in the kitchen. I purchased a 2 x 2-inch oak board and cut it to fit the sink. Next I cut a 1-inch-deep groove down the center, wide enough to accommodate a piece of plexiglass. I then stained and sealed [...]

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    Good Sam Feature: Hidden Ridge RV Resort

    July 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

    Good Sam Feature: Hidden Ridge RV Resort

    Gorgeous hardwood trees dominate the signature landscape that makes western Michigan the perfect place to escape during the glorious months of summer. Nestled in the heart of this region, in the picturesque countryside of Hopkins, is Hidden Ridge RV Resort. This premier RV resort features sprawling grounds that sweep out before you in gently rolling [...]

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    Top Good Sam Parks for Family Camping

    July 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

    Top Good Sam Parks for Family Camping

    RV Camping is a family affair at our Top Family Good Sam Parks for 2014. The RV parks on this list feature amenities, entertainment and education programs that serve family members of all ages. These parks cultivate an atmosphere that’s welcoming for families big and small. Whether showing G-rated movies or conducting educational nature programs, these [...]

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    What Travel Medical Insurance Did For Us

    June 30, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

    What Travel Medical Insurance Did For Us

    My husband and I have a pretty good understanding of what our Good Sam Travel Medical Insurance could do for us, but the benefits really hit home when our camping trip suddenly took an unexpected turn. “Everything happened so fast. One minute Tom was chopping firewood, the next he was in an ambulance on his [...]

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    Green Gas Nozzle Handles for Diesel Fuel are NOT an Industry Standard

    June 30, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

    Green Gas Nozzle Handles for Diesel Fuel are NOT an Industry Standard

    While it’s widely known that most gas stations use green nozzle handles to represent diesel fuel, it’s important to note that this is not a set industry standard. Good Sam Club member Neil J Buckley experienced over $500 in damages to his vehicle from a visit to an Iowa BP station. Neil contacted Action Line [...]

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    Vines RV Resort: A California Dream

    June 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

    Vines RV Resort: A California Dream

      Picturesque vineyards, gently rolling hills and fabulous sun-kissed weather all make Paso Robles, centrally located in sunny California’s Wine Country, the ideal travel destination for rallies, family reunions, and even weddings or conferences. With all the items on your checklist to consider when planning an event, the most important is location. The number one [...]

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    Tech Tips: Cheap Awning Lock

    June 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

    Tech Tips: Cheap Awning Lock

    While bucking a strong headwind on Wyoming’s Interstate 80, my trailer’s awning billowed out, resulting in a $100 awning-repair bill. After reviewing the $40-$50 awning locks on the market, I devised an effective, cheaper solution—a $3 gate latch from the local hardware store. With the extended latch pin positioned in the end-cap hole, I drilled [...]

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    See Fireworks at the Top Fourth of July Good Sam Parks

    June 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

    See Fireworks at the Top Fourth of July Good Sam Parks

    Fire up the grill and enjoy the fireworks when you stay at one of our Top Fourth of July Good Sam Parks for 2014. Rest assured that the RV parks on this list, compiled by the editors and consultants of the Good Sam RV Travel Guide, go out of their way to celebrate the nation’s birthday [...]

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    Stay Sharp On The Road: Five Ways To Avoid Driver Fatigue

    May 31, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

    Stay Sharp On The Road: Five Ways To Avoid Driver Fatigue

    RV travel gives you the freedom to pick up and go on a whim, but with that freedom comes great responsibility. In addition to keeping your vehicle in sound running order, it’s critical that you to keep your mental faculties well tuned while behind the wheel. Unfortunately, too many motorists hit the road after insufficient [...]

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