Spring has officially sprung. For many RVers, this is their designated time for annual maintenance, RV spring cleaning and systemized checks. It’s time to pack away your winter gear and begin the transition into warmer, longer days. We’ve compiled our top 10 must have items for outdoor fun to stock your Motorhome Van with this spring season.
Think quick trips down to the beach, access to trails and family rides through downtown. Bikes are great for every landscape and allow you the opportunity to slow down and see your new terrain by ‘foot.’ Extra bonus – no fighting for a parking spot. Just remember to bring your bike locks.
Staff Picks: Critical Cycles Chatham Beach Cruiser & KryptoLok
Excellent for BBQ’s, early morning yoga sessions, beach bonfires and everything in between.
Staff Pick: Panasonic RF-2400AM/FM Radio
Fresh Flowers from local Farmers Market
Nothing says spring like local fresh flowers. Pick some up at the local farmers market and liven up your breakfast picnic table with a bouquet.
Staff Pick: Whatever is in season!
Hammocks are simply the best as they are portable, light and can accommodate everyone. They are without question, the ultimate lounger so pack enough for the whole gang. You’ll be thanking yourself around nap time.
Staff Pick: Kammok
If you remember your repellent you’ll skip the irritating itches and kid complaints about bug bites.
Staff Pick: Thermacell 12 Hour Repellant
BBQ & Propane
Portable grills are quintessential for travel trailer camping. They’re a great connector to your campsite neighbors and where most of our childhood RV memories were made. However, if you are looking for a built-in exterior grill, take a look at our models with exterior kitchens. Brands include: Tiffin, Winnebago, Fleetwood and more!
Staff Pick: Coleman Road Trip Propane Portable Grill LXE
Folding table & Chairs
With the warmer weather, we bet you’ll be spending a lot of time outdoors. Remembering your outdoor seating will keep your motorhome clean and your kids outside – win win!
Staff Picks: Lifetime 25011 Table & REI Flexlite Chair
Beach towels are sturdy, dependable and can be used for purposes other than drying off from the ocean. Keeping a few of these tucked away in your outdoor storage will help maintain a clean RV.
Staff Pick: Herringbone Towels
Perfect for your fury friend, a campground pick-up game, the beach and any open space. Frisbee’s are an excellent way to expel energy and have a blast at the same time.
Staff Picks: Kong (for your dog) and Nite Ize (for the family)
Portable Personal Water Filter Straw Purifier
Venturing away from your RV while on the road this spring? Take this handy tool with you incase of an emergency or to practice your survival skills.
Staff Pick: Glacier Stream Purifier