LTRVD0327 Boondocking

Be A Workamper

After the mail, John describes a product called the EZ Hitch that helps to align your trailer hitch with the truck’s hitch ball. Here is a web link
and a video about it


Then we spend some time describing the changes in the website. We go through the various dashboard functions as well as describe the realigned membership levels. The Workamper Dreamer program is now completely free of charge. The resources of the Dreamer program are available as soon as you register with

Our main feature on this show is boondocking. We talk a little about what boondocking is and what motivates people to RV off the grid. Then we describe The methods of conservation needed to camp successfully without hook-ups. Those are Water conservation, Power conservation, and Fuel conservation. Here are some books we recommend;
The Complete Book of Boondock RVing: Camping Off the Beaten Path by Bill Moeller
BOONDOCKING: Finding a Perfect Campsite on America’s Public Lands by Bob Difley
Guide To Free Campgrounds & Overnight Parking Spots by Gypsy Journal
Snowbird Guide to Boondocking in the Southwestern Deserts by Bob Difley

Author: John Huggins

John is a retired Navy Electronics Technician Chief. He traded the Navy adventure for a job in manufacturing quality assurance in 1986, and traded the job for the RV adventure in early 2005. Kathy has held jobs in the medical office arena as well as raising two sons. We now have 5 grand children and one great grand child.We have done much volunteer work since hitting the road including working at the Escapees CARE center in Livingston, Texas. We also are registered Red Cross disaster volunteers, and served in a Hurricane Katrina shelter in San Antonio, Texas.Our connection to Sarasota started in 1995 when John was transferred from New Jersey to work for Electro Corporation, later to become a division of Honeywell. He retired in 2004 and we bought our motorhome and hit the road.We are life members of the Escapees RV Club, as well as members of Good Sam Club and Family Motorcoach Association (FMCA). We hold campground memberships in Thousand Trails, RPI, and Passport America. Our home park is Hart Ranch in Rapid City, SD.Lately, we have worked in campgrounds in PA, IL, SD, AZ, and FL.Nowadays, we have become podcasters, broadcasting our show, Living the RV Dream on the internet. We also have this blog we are having fun with. Check out our Books page for our books on RVing and Workamping.