Year: 2021

Mouse!!!!

We close off this “Glamping” season with two weeks of sun, fun, swimming and rain BUT was a great two weeks. This last camp in September was not without some challenges. The spring hinge on the left side of the Attwood oven door had the screw fall out.  Since...
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Goldstream Campground

Just got back from a short 4 days at Goldstream Provincial Park located 20 minutes from Victoria, BC on Vancouver Island. We stayed at campsite 118, nice with above average privacy and as a treat 25 metres from flush toilets and hot showers.😂  While we were still “Boondocking” (in...
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Visiting Canada From The USA

This 2-year long Pandemic is almost over and Border Restrictions will soon be lifted for American RVers to come to Canada.  What you will find is the beautiful scenery, welcoming Canucks and exciting camping adventures across this beautiful country.  Since we live in British Columbia the information in this...
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2021 First Glamp (Finally)

Needless to say the whole fresh water tank Fiasco had thrown off the great camping plans at the beginning of the Summer.  Because of the “unknown” we had cancelled our reservations right through July and early August. However, this ended up being a good thing.  What this has done...
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The Big Fix!

It’s funny (in a no laughing matter sort of way) what goes through your mind when facing a situation that could be a $2500 dollar repair expenditure. Well, after making an appointment for the end of July! for a possible “fresh water tank replacement” (see blog post “Water Tank...
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Water Tank Failure?

So here we are. Preparing to go for our first two week Boondock. Everything checked out to be perfect in every way. The last thing for me to do was to fill the 39 US gallons (148 litres) freshwater tank after we did all the sanitising etc etc etc....
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Camping Reminder

Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a newbie, there is a lot to consider before you leave either home or your campsite. So, this is a reminder that you need to pack and go with a checklist! Before we leave (either from home or a campsite), I often experience...
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Defensive Towing On The Road

Summer is here and there are a few things to remember when towing that beautiful trailer. Drive Defensively:  Whether you are towing a pop-up trailer or an Airstream or a Fifth Wheel Trailer, you’ll generally want to drive slower than you would your everyday car. Camping is about de-stressing...
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Water Pump Relocation

As I mentioned back in February that I was sick and tired of lying on my stomach looking into a dark hole, doing my Houdini Act, in order to run anti-freeze through the fresh water pump each winter so the pipes don’t freeze.  Then in the Spring, go through...
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Summer Heat Survival Tips

Let the sun shine – let the sun shine … I remember sing this song when I was a young man. I love the sun and so summer time is my most favourite time (duh, glamping season – RIGHT!)  Well as much as we like the sun, summer sun...
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