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Ten Favorite RV Parks for Thanksgiving

Some folks like to think of Thanksgiving as a wonderful time of relaxation and tranquility, but if you are the one cooking and slaving in the kitchen, you may beg to differ! You spend hours working hard to prepare a feast fit for a king … and before you know it, it’s devoured in a matter of mere minutes! How about undergoing a paradigm shift and switching things up a bit this year? You could rent an RV from Cruise America and visit one of the RV parks that take care of your Thanksgiving…

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Added by Cruise America on October 31, 2018 at 1:34pm — No Comments

How to Grill your Turkey Outdoors

One of the nation’s most beloved activities is to travel the open road in a Cruise America rental RV. Another beloved tradition is to celebrate Thanksgiving by cooking and devouring an entire turkey, along with the other accoutrements. So, why not combine these two activities and hit the open road this November?

It’s one thing to prepare your turkey feast at home, but it’s a whole new experience to cook it in the great outdoors. There are so many ways to cook your bird, that you…

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Added by Cruise America on October 29, 2018 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Visit Haunted Homes in your Motorhome!

Halloween is here, and so are the many activities that go along with it. Here in the U.S., there are companies that have created the most bone-chilling haunted experiences that promise to have you screaming in terror. In fact, there are those who will climb into their rental motorhome from Cruise America and travel across the nation from North Carolina to Texas to California to see these haunted establishments. You may not have time to plan your trip before Halloween this year, but you will…

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Added by Cruise America on October 24, 2018 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Adios to Summer, Hello to Fall

Summer has officially ended, and travelers are trading in their swimsuits for light jackets, sweaters and binoculars. That’s because this is the amazing time of year to go looking for the beautiful fireshow of leaves that give up their green attire for a motif of red, yellow and orange.

According to a recent AAA survey, approximately 250,000 travelers will be on the road this fall for one specific purpose: To see the beauty of the fall leaves. We don’t know how they are all traveling,…

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Added by Cruise America on September 24, 2018 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Just One Decision

One of the reasons that family travel is so popular is because it’s so easy to plan a trip! There is simply one decision you have to make: Do we fly, drive, or rent an RV? Each option comes with its own set of issues; you be the judge ...

If you decide to fly:

Start saving up your well-earned dollars now, so that by next year you can afford the airline tickets for you and your family.

Be sure to get to the airport at least two hours early to get your bags checked,…

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Added by Cruise America on September 18, 2018 at 11:30am — No Comments

RV Humor is the Best Medicine





The Bear Facts



Two hunters rented an RV from Cruise America to take on their bear hunting trip. It was early the morning after their arrival that one of the hunters decided to go scouting for bear while the other stayed home to get things organized and make some breakfast.



Right after the first hunter set up an observation area, he spotted a huge grizzly bear and took his shot. The bullet just grazed the bear and did very little damage, and the… Continue

Added by Cruise America on September 12, 2018 at 11:30am — No Comments

In Arizona, Motorhomes Are Abundant

In Arizona, motorhomes are abundant. There are many factors lending to the large number, but one of the biggest ones is that the Arizona weather is great for traveling all throughout the year. The winters are mild, and the spring and fall are gorgeous. Summer time is a great time to head north (in an air-conditioned Cruise America Arizona RV rental) and see all the wonders Arizona has to offer.







When the heat starts pounding down, travelers love to head…

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Added by Cruise America on July 25, 2018 at 1:00pm — No Comments

A Few Destinations in the Last Frontier

Here is an interesting fact that many folks don’t know: Alaska is one of the most-desired destinations for rental RV travelers! This is a state like no other, with its magnificent mountains, the intriguing glaciers and the lush, green forests that cover the land as far as the eye can see. Otherwise known as The Last Frontier, Alaska hosts close to three million visitors every year. There are plenty of ways to see our 48th state, but none of them compare to the experience of doing it in one…

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Added by Cruise America on July 11, 2018 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Yellowstone’s RV Camping Options

Yellowstone National Park is a wonderland of what appear to be magical formations, colorful hot springs, boiling mud pots, as well as one of the best shows that Mother Nature offers: The world’s largest concentration of geysers! In addition to the beauty of the underworld coming forth to the surface, there is an abundance of wildlife to see.







If you’re planning on cruising to Yellowstone sometime this year, you may find this blog very helpful, as it lists…

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Added by Cruise America on June 21, 2018 at 10:00am — No Comments

How About a Unique Way to Camp?

In our blogs, we have suggested a myriad of places you can take your family or group camping in your Cruise America rental RV. However, we have a unique RV camping idea for those who really embrace their privacy. How about renting your own private forest?







Those who are looking for a very singular, private getaway may just love the idea of heading to Ridgeline Trails in the area of Vandervoort in western Arkansas. Here, a family can rent a private forest…

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Added by Cruise America on June 13, 2018 at 10:00am — No Comments

How to Take Great RV Vacation Photos

Good News: One of the greatest things about a trip in an RV is that there are so many wonderful memories that come along with the adventure.

Bad News: It’s a shame that our minds aren’t capable of remembering all of the good times on your RV trip.

Good News: Most of our cell phones are now equipped with decent cameras that take great photos, so we have help remembering what we don’t want to forget.



Bad News: Most people don’t…

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Added by Cruise America on May 29, 2018 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Mammoth Cave National Park

This planet we live on is full of intriguing features made by Mother Nature, herself. One such feature is located in south-central Kentucky. It’s a labyrinth of caverns under the surface of the earth that spans 400 miles, making it the longest cave system in the world! Mammoth Cave National Park is an amazing place for you and your family to visit in your Cruise America rental RV.



With over 52,000 acres, Mammoth Cave National Park is full of things for your family to…

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Added by Cruise America on May 23, 2018 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Roll Through the Florida Keys

There is a myriad of things to do in Florida. Whether you’re visiting Mickey and Mini at Walt Disney World, exploring the world of Harry Potter at Universal Studios, watching the antics of sea life at SeaWorld, or even watching a rocket launch from the Kennedy Space Center, you’ll surely enjoy the memory-making experiences this playground-state has to offer. Especially when you’re traveling in a rental RV from one of our 130 Cruise America rental locations.



One of the…

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Added by Cruise America on May 15, 2018 at 11:00am — No Comments

A New Mexico Underground Marvel

One of the glorious things about traveling in a motorhome is the fact that there are no limitations as to where you can go, when you can go and who can go with you. And, when you do go, you always have fifty-yard-line seats to some of the best scenery that nature has to offer! If you happen to be wishing you had a motorhome right now, yet you don’t, that’s okay. We at Cruise America would be happy to rent you an RV that would be just perfect for the size of your traveling…

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Added by Cruise America on April 25, 2018 at 10:00am — No Comments

Kid-Friendly Wilmington RV Adventure

Few are the feelings that are comparable to leaving town and heading out on the open road for your next RV adventure. RV adventures are like snowflakes … no two are the same! You could drive the U.S. for the rest of your life and never cover even a small part of the wonderful trips that are available in this country of ours. One such adventure may be in the port city of Wilmington, North Carolina. In fact, there is a great KOA there where you can park your rental RV from Cruise America and…

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Added by Cruise America on April 15, 2018 at 10:00am — No Comments

A Few Favorite Dessert Recipes of RV Campers

There’s just something about eating food—especially dessert—in the wilderness, that seems to make the flavors so much more appealing. It’s always enjoyable to make your favorite snacks to take along with you on a hike, or to eat while you sit around the campfire. But, while your Cruise America rental motorhome comes with great kitchen accommodations, there may be times when you’d rather not spend too much time in there. So, here are a few dessert recipes that we thought you might enjoy.…

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Added by Cruise America on March 28, 2018 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Pros and Cons of Traveling in an RV

At Cruise America, we not only have the opportunity of teaching people how to drive and operate the components of their rental RV, but we also get to listen to the advantages they discover that come along with traveling in one of our top-of-the-line class C motorhomes. Here are a few reasons that our customers have told us why they enjoyed traveling in an RV better than a personal vehicle, an airplane ... or even a boat:

Advantages of traveling in a Cruise America RV

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Added by Cruise America on March 19, 2018 at 12:30pm — No Comments

CreekFire Motor Ranch—One of Georgia’s Best!

From time to time we like to feature special RV parks that are accommodating to RV campers who are visiting nearby attractions. There are so many great parks out there, and they can be found in every state of the nation. Here is a good example of just what we’re talking about:

Savannah is a marvelous little historical town that any member of your family would love. There are manicured parks that are located within this cobblestoned historic district. There is ample shade provided by…

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Added by Cruise America on March 7, 2018 at 12:30pm — No Comments

RV Emergency Preparedness

There is no better way to travel than in a rental RV from Cruise America. The adventurous fun and family memory making makes the trip an excellent opportunity to make memories that will last a lifetime.

However, like anything in life, it is always good to have an emergency plan in place. It doesn’t have to be something catastrophic to be considered an emergency, but it’s always important to remember Murphy’s law, and plan accordingly. It’s better to be prepared for an emergency and…

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Added by Cruise America on February 26, 2018 at 11:00am — No Comments

Tips for Better Camping | Rental RV

Even though staying in your Cruise America rental RV is always the most comfortable method of camping, there are some things you can do to help you improve your experience. Cruise America has put together a list of some of these small camping hacks:

Wash our Down Jackets and Blankets

Once a down jacket or comforter has been used for several years, there is a great deal of dirt and body oils that accumulate in the down clusters inside. This can be detrimental to its…

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Added by Cruise America on February 26, 2018 at 11:00am — No Comments

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