There's no question that the higher gas prices are putting a strain on everyone's wallets. It's one of the most noticeable increases in people's monthly expenses. It's easy to notice the higher gas prices while you stand at the pump, watching the price ticker climb as we fill the tank. Without question, it's easy to feel the pain when you see that increased dollar amount at the … [Read more...] about How Much More Will You Spend in Gas this Year for Your RV (2022)?
One day I was sitting at my campsite, looking at all the Recreational Vehicles (RVs), and did some quick math in my head, trying to figure out how much money in RVs was surrounding me. It was a lot. I know this doesn't sound like an exciting way to spend my camping time, but the nerd part of my brain couldn't resist. It got me thinking: How popular is RVing in the United States … [Read more...] about Latest Statistics and Trends for the RV Industry, RV lifestyle, and Camping (2022)
High gas prices will impact travel for 75% of RV owners this coming year. It seems like every news outlet is full of articles about high gas prices. Nothing can grab the attention of the everyday consumer like an increased cost at the pump. This issue hits home for so many people due to its immediate impact on our daily lives. When you pull up to the pump and watch the price … [Read more...] about How Will High Fuel Prices Impact RV Travel Plans in 2022?
If we look back on the history of the RV industry, we can see many instances of innovations that have shaped how we got to today. However, as we reflect on the past while looking forward to the future, it's clear that we are sitting on the cusp of what may be the most significant change to the RV industry in our lifetime. The electric vehicle revolution is no longer a trend but … [Read more...] about Is the RV Industry Ready for the Electric Vehicle Revolution?
Before 2020, the RV and camping industries saw steady growth, but the pace of change for the average RV owner wasn’t too noticeable. Sure, new campers were joining the lifestyle, but they weren’t quickly outpacing people retiring from it. You could even make a campground reservation without much notice for many locations. Purchasing a new RV was relatively quick as demand was … [Read more...] about Is a Changing RV Market Good for the Camping Community?