Camping meals that satisfy the whole family have some common elements: The meals are easy to prepare, easy to clean up after and have palate pleasing elements for everyone. For campground cookery, keep things simple; the challenges and joys of eating in the outdoors will add the extra dash of flavor.
If you’re an RV enthusiast, especially one who goes to the “boondocks,” “off the grid” or “dry camps” occasionally, chances are you already know a thing or two about going green. RVers are among the “greenest” of vacationers – using small, energy efficient transportation, cooking simple meals outdoors, minimizing water use, and eschewing energy-eating entertainment for quiet evenings of star gazing.
For all the low energy consumption, high voltage fun of RVing, there’s still more RVers can do to preserve the great outdoors for future generations.
Small changes – and a few bigger ones – can help you go green in your RV.
The Cruise Lite travel trailer, part of Forest River’s Salem line, is a great way to introduce your family to the RV lifestyle. Winner of the 2016 Trailer Life Reader’s Choice Award, these trailers are full of great features that are usually only found in travel trailers at higher prices. The Cruise Lite offers you quality and value. Continue reading
Choosing the best kid-pleasing campground starts with understanding what keeps everyone around your campfire happy. While teens may enjoy high-energy fun — and require access to dependable wi-fi — younger campers may find joy in the simpler pleasures of feeding a family of ducks, or a splash pad to cool off in. New Jersey and the surrounding area offers a variety of camping experiences from rustic wilderness to beaches to amusement parks for camping families. Continue reading
When it comes to traveling with your horses, safety is always a top priority. Not only do you need to make sure your horses are safe in their trailer, but you also want to make sure everyone in the towing vehicle is safe as well. Read these 10 tips to prevent any problems or issues when taking your horses on the road. Continue reading
February is almost here, which means Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Instead of spending your Valentine’s Day at a crowded restaurant or hotel, try visiting one of these romantic RV destinations instead. You”re Valentine’s Day will be extra memorable when you spend it with your special someone at one of these beautiful destinations across the United States. Continue reading
The Forest River R-Pod is the perfect vehicle for anyone who wants to camp in style, but doesn’t want to invest in a heavy-duty towing vehicle. Built with the Forest River commitment to quality, the R-pod is loaded with luxury but weighs in at less than 3,000 lbs.
With its unique teardrop shape and quality aluminum frame construction, it’s easy to see why the Forest River R-pod is the top seller in light-weight, under 23-foot travel trailers. Continue reading
There are more than 350 breeds of horses in the world today – and almost as many choices when it comes to choosing a horse trailer to tow.
From how your horse enters the trailer, to how you tow the trailer behind your vehicle, configuration, and design, there are many options to consider when looking for a horse trailer. One of the first things to consider is the size and style of horse trailer. Continue reading
When it comes to horse trailers, Exiss understands the unique needs and features that are needed to keep your horses safe and make your life easier. Crossroads Trailer Sales in Newfield, NJ is proud to carry several models and styles of Exiss Gooseneck Trailers. This week’s featured trailer is the Exiss Gooseneck 3H Slant Load. Continue reading
Traveling in your camper is great fun, but when the weather gets cooler and the snow starts to fall, you may want to consider a new destination. As fellow NJ residents, we understand that camping in winter can be rough. If your RV or trailer isn’t equipped to keep you comfortable this December, you may want to visit our Crossroads service department. If palm trees and beaches are more your thing, check out these top camping spots in the Southeast. Continue reading