Road Trip Resources

Road Trip Resources

Planning and research for a road trip is critical to the success of the trip.  Not only is research important to determine where you want to go but learning about an area’s historic and cultural significance adds another level of value to traveling. If you need...
Vanlife Review: The Winnebago Solis

Vanlife Review: The Winnebago Solis

A pop-top van isn’t necessarily something you’d expect with a new line of top-notch campervans, but Winnebago is surprising us all with just exactly that. Perhaps an appeal to Vannagon nostalgia, perhaps simple practicality, but I have to say we like what they’ve got...
Covid Safety Tips for Van Campers

Covid Safety Tips for Van Campers

2020 has been a crazy year, mostly due to the global pandemic. Although there’s hope of vaccinations and hopefully great safety to be in public spaces, many people still consider travel to be off the menu for a while. However, we at Rocky Mountain Camper Vans believe...
Apps and Digital Connections for Vanlife

Apps and Digital Connections for Vanlife

It’s amazing what tools and technology are available in the palm of your hand, today. While the idea of roughing it and going with the wind has its own appeal, the reality is that it’s pretty handy to have access to information and social connections digitally, when...
Is Winter Vanlife a Thing? 

Is Winter Vanlife a Thing? 

Every year we hear variations of the same comment from clientele or those on the internet: Is Winter vanlife really a thing? My whole life, I have noticed that there are those people who enjoy Winter, and those who don’t. When you go to a Winter sports area like a ski...
Popular Southern U.S. Campervan Trips

Popular Southern U.S. Campervan Trips

When Fall starts to turn to Winter, a lot of people assume that camping season is over. That doesn’t have to be the case, though, and in fact late Fall is the best time to camp in many places a bit nearer to the equator. Especially with the current pandemic situation,...
Vanlife FAQ

Vanlife FAQ

While it’s great to enjoy a short stint of the vanlife with one of our rentals, many people are actually considering taking on the Instagram acclaimed lifestyle for the long-term. Of course, for anyone embarking on such an unconventional life, there are always many...
Where to Camp When Trying Out Vanlife

Where to Camp When Trying Out Vanlife

Vanlife has been widely glorified on social media, and it really can be an awesome way to live minimally and travel, and live life to the fullest for those with a perpetual travel itch. Still, the realities of vanlife, like any other lifestyle, are not always...
Van Camping Around Las Vegas

Van Camping Around Las Vegas

We get a lot of feedback, tips, and reports from our customers on the places they most love to visit in our campervans, so today I’d like to share a few recommendations for van camping spots around Las Vegas.  Vegas is a place known mostly for its gambling and wild...
Vanlife: Social Media Fad, or Emerging Lifestyle?

Vanlife: Social Media Fad, or Emerging Lifestyle?

So, what is all this #vanlife business about, anyway? For those who are new to the phenomenon, an ever-growing social media movement has emerged where individuals are becoming famous by displaying their exciting and enviable lives, and one way of doing that is by...