29 Dec

Girl Camper #12 – Meet Girl Camper Sandy Newkirk

On this weeks episode we have an interview with Girl Camper, Sandy Newkirk from New Jersey. Sandy’s story of how she transitioned to being a Girl Camper will inspire those who are watching the fun from the sidelines. Sandy shares the obstacles she overcame, the trailer hunt and the joys of  ‘finding her people!’  In the Campfire Chat I share some great tips from the Snowmads, full timers Jason and Kristin Snow on RVing safely through bad weather. Snowmads Top Five Severe Weather Tips . An update on the sign ups for Go Girl, Go and news about my Go RVing blog.

 

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22 Dec

Girl Camper: Episode 11 – The Great American Road Trip

On this weeks episode Mike Harlan of Haydocy Airstream will talk about the partnership between GMC, AAA, Kampgrounds of America and a group of RV manufacturers aimed at making it possible for anyone to take that all American vacation; The Road Trip. Mike discusses the details of the partnerships and all the benefits to participants from the comprehensive support from AAA to the safety and security of the KOA network. In addition Mike discusses the Apple software that comes with the rental allowing travelers to access their chosen motor homes operating manual as well as chart their trip through AAA. Airstreams, Vintage Cruiser by Gulfstream and the Tab trailers from The Little Guy Company are among the trailers would be road trippers can choose from. The Road Adventure website will go live on January 15th just in time to make your summer travel plans.

In our Girl Camper News Round Up I talk about out latest “Camp Like a Girl” event taking place in Davis, West Virginia from May 12-15, 2015. “Camp Like a Girl” events are designed for anyone who wants to experience a weekend of Girl Camping. If you have been watching all the fun on social media and want to join in, here is your big chance. Find the details for this trip which is open to Girl Campers from all groups as well as newbies and wannabes, at  http://www.meetup.com/Camp-Like-A-Girl/ .

www.haydocyairstream.com

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www.gmc.com

www.aaa.com

www.gulfstreamrvtrailers.com

www.golittleguy.com

 

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28 Oct

Girl Camper #3: Wild, Wonderful, Almost Heaven, West, by God, Virginia!

As the song says, there are fifty nifty United States and each of them has gems for us to explore. On Episode #3 of Girl Camper, I am speaking with Jessica Scowcroft,  Executive Director of the Convention and Visitors Bureau  of Tucker County in Davis, West Virginia. This beautiful part of the country offers so many opportunities for outdoor fun and is the location of our next ‘Camp Like a Girl’ event.

News Round up – Potato Creek State Park in North Liberty, Indiana. Casting for Recovery fundraising by the Sisters on the Fly.

I will also be working on the objections I hear about why women can’t become a Girl Camper. This weeks objection I address is “towing”. Be not afraid. Towing help is on the way.

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28 Oct

Girl Camper #2: Find Your Park with South Carolina Ranger John Slaughter

Do you know about the Find Your Park program? The good ole USA is celebrating the Centennial of its national parks, and on Episode #2 of Girl Camper, I am chatting with Ranger John Slaughter,  Superintendent of National Parks from South Carolina about the centennial and the beautiful national parks in the Palmetto State.

Where to find me: www.girlcamper.com ; Instagram: girlcamper528 ; email, girlcamper528@gmail ; Meet-up, http://www.meetup.com/Camp-Like-A-Girl/

I will also be talking about the next “Camp Like a Girl” event that is going to be in Wild, Wonderful, Almost heaven, West, by God, Virginia.  “Go Girl, Go!” May 13-15, 2015. Details as they are available.

I am also talking about overcoming objections to being a girl camper.  This weeks objection? No trailer! No problem. I will be dishing on how to be a girl camper without having a tricked out trailer! Tune in!

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www.daviswv.com

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