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World's All Time Greatest Gift Idea

World's All Time Greatest Gift Idea

Birthday coming up for someone that you completely forgot about? Or maybe one of those Hallmark-holidays is fast approaching and you ju...

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Michigan’s roster of Passport Perks Providers tops 1,000 businesses

Michigan’s roster of Passport Perks Providers tops 1,000 businesses

There are now more than 1,000 good reasons for Michigan residents to discover the advantages of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources...

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Ohio DNR creates Youth-Only Fishing Ponds

Ohio DNR creates Youth-Only Fishing Ponds

Anglers age 15 and younger are encouraged to enjoy stocked fishing areas Beginning tomorrow (June 30), five state-owned ponds across Ohio...

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Governor Snyder declares July 'Michigan Camping & RV Month'

Governor Snyder declares July 'Michigan Camping & RV Month'

Author's note: About a month ago, Shelly Latshaw, one of the hard-working folks with the Michigan Association of Recreation Vehicles ...

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Southwest, Southeast Michigan state parks volunteer workdays announced

Southwest, Southeast Michigan state parks volunteer workdays announced

Summertime is a great time to get outdoors and enjoy state parks and recreation areas in Lower Michigan while helping to protect their h...

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Rockport State Recreation Area grand opening set for June 29

Rockport State Recreation Area grand opening set for June 29

An image of Rockport State Recreation Area from http://quietsolopursuits.wordpress.com The Michigan Department of Natural Resources’ Pa...

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Michigan's Upper Peninsula is open for business

Michigan's Upper Peninsula is open for business

DNR reopens some state forest campgrounds and boat launches impacted by Duck Lake wildfire Several state forest campgrounds in the Upper P...

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Showcasing the Michigan DNR: State-record fish tale puts Gladwin man on a mission

Showcasing the Michigan DNR: State-record fish tale puts Gladwin man on a mission

Doug Seibert, of Gladwin, proudly displays the replica he helped to create of Michigan’s state-record 21-inch yellow perch. Author'...

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Re-dedication of Ocqueoc Falls Bicentennial Pathway trailhead and overlook set for June 29

Re-dedication of Ocqueoc Falls Bicentennial Pathway trailhead and overlook set for June 29

Photo from escapingtoparadise.com The Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently announced the reopening of the trailhead and ove...

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Great Lakes beach improvements, free app a boon for beachgoers

Great Lakes beach improvements, free app a boon for beachgoers

RVIA photo Public comment open on minor changes to beach monitoring Improvements at many of Wisconsin’s Great Lakes beaches and a free ...

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Family Day Camps are a fun, creative way to connect with Michigan’s history

Family Day Camps are a fun, creative way to connect with Michigan’s history

Imagine living like a lumberjack. Or learning how the pioneer families survived in Michigan’s wilderness. Or how about going back in time to...

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New offerings, including State Recreation Atlases, from National Geopgraphic

New offerings, including State Recreation Atlases, from National Geopgraphic

State Recreation Atlas preview from National Geographic The folks at National Geographic have come out with a handful of new travel produ...

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Upcoming Pittsburgh Happenings

Upcoming Pittsburgh Happenings

Chocolate Andy Get ready to sink your teeth into the “ Chocolate Andy Bars ,” new milk- and dark-chocolate candy bars that feature th...

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New summer games from Escalade Sports

New summer games from Escalade Sports

Zume Canz New CANZ, SPINNERZ, TENNIZ, DIZK and TOZZ offer a new twist to traditional summer games Escalade Sports , one of America’s l...

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Michigan DNR premieres new Deluxe Cabins at Holly Recreation Area

Michigan DNR premieres new Deluxe Cabins at Holly Recreation Area

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources unveiled two new “Deluxe Cabins” at Holly Recreation Area this week. I was invited to prev...

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Top 10 Beach Drinks (aka Top 10 Drinks To Enjoy After You've Finished Setting Up Your RV Campsite)

Top 10 Beach Drinks (aka Top 10 Drinks To Enjoy After You've Finished Setting Up Your RV Campsite)

The title of this post is "Top 10 Beach Drinks." It might as well say "Top 10 Drinks To Enjoy After You've Finished Set...

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Wisconsin State Parks to upgrade RV electrical service at nearly 20 campgrounds

Wisconsin State Parks to upgrade RV electrical service at nearly 20 campgrounds

One of my favorite RVing experts is Chuck Woodbury. Based in Washington state, Chuck is the man behind the RV Bookstore and RV Travel we...

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New RV Website: Rand McNally and USA Today team up for www.BestoftheRoad.com

New RV Website: Rand McNally and USA Today team up for www.BestoftheRoad.com

One of the several RV-related online magazines to which I subscribe is Motorhome Madness by Marianne Riddle. Every day Marianne sends o...

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Discover the Wisconsin State Parks Explorer Program

Discover the Wisconsin State Parks Explorer Program

If you’re camping this summer with kids, check out the Wisconsin State Parks Wisconsin Explorer Program . Inside the free booklet you’ll f...

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Banish Bugs & Crack Down on Critters: Natural Remedies

Banish Bugs & Crack Down on Critters: Natural Remedies

Keep your home pest-free with affordable tips from The Family Handyman  Do you have ants in your pantry or bats in your attic? Are mosqu...

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Showcasing the Michigan DNR: Grand Hotel’s charm, character showcased in summer exhibit

Showcasing the Michigan DNR: Grand Hotel’s charm, character showcased in summer exhibit

Author's Note: This is another installment in the Showcasing the DNR series, produced by the Michigan DNR. Guests at the famed Grand...

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