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Welcome! Our articles have literally captured the smell of adventure. Don’t believe us? Explore our collection of RV How-Tos, camping tips, entertaining first-hand experiences, FAQs, and fascinating articles surrounding the RV world.

It’s a great tool for any RVer or avid outdoor lover.

So, grab a coffee, and delve into the rv lifestyle and all that entails from the point-of-view of fellow camping enthusiasts!

Dog laying on white couch inside a beautifully decorated RV
RV Decor

How to Cozy Up your RV

There’s a reason RVing is called the good life! You get to enjoy the beauty and adventure of nature while having the amenities and convenience

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Winterizing Your RV
Maintenance Tips

Winterizing Your RV

Winter is coming, so it’s time to prepare your travel trailer or fifth wheel for storage. Winterizing your RV is not difficult but requires attention

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Offset The Cost Of RV Ownership
Offset The Cost Of RV Ownership

5 Tips To Offset The Cost Of RV Ownership

Owning an RV can be an incredible investment for those who love to travel and explore the great outdoors. But the cost of ownership can sometimes be a concern. Fortunately, there are several ways to offset the cost of RV ownership.

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Maintenance Tips

RV Setup Checklist: What To Do Before Hitting The Road

With camping season right around the corner, it’s time to start planning your first road trip! Whether you’re driving to a nearby campsite for the weekend or taking on a longer adventure, you’ll want to ensure that your RV is fully equipped for your needs – and that it’s in top shape to get you there safely.

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A panoramic shot of an RV's interior living area, including a spacious and beautiful kitchen, a sofa, and a dinette.
Featured RVs

Meet The 2023 26BHS Starcraft Autumn Ridge

From weekend warriors to week-long adventurers, everyone needs a solid base camp. Enter the Starcraft Autumn Ridge 26BHS! This RV is thoughtfully designed to maximize ease, space and comfort, making it the perfect RV to take on your next adventure.

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Ontario Road Trip Destinations
Travel Ideas

5 Epic Ontario Road Trip Destinations for 2023

Are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime? You don’t have to go too far to experience a thrilling road trip. In fact, there are exceptional destinations right here in Ontario! Whether you want to hit the road for spring break or plan a more prolonged family vacation this summer, these 5 local must-sees are perfect for enjoying by RV. Read on for Ontario road trip destinations that will inspire you to start plotting your route! 

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Christie's RV Showroom in the Winter
News

7 Simple Steps To Winterize Your RV

Here are Seven Easy Steps we recommend you follow before tucking your RV away for the winter. Complete all of these simple steps and when warmer days return, your RV will spring back to life without a hitch.

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Events

Christie’s RV Donates to St. Vincent Place Food Bank to Help With Food Shortage

We heard it through the grapevine that our local food bank, St. Vincent Place’s shelves were getting bare. They were experiencing a non-perishable food crisis due to the high demand over the course of the summer. As a family-run business, we felt a certain responsibility to help take care of our community, so Christie’s RV proudly donated $10,000 to St. Vincent Place to help provide support for our local families in need.

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Events

Koats for a Kause 2020

When the annual Coats for Kids was cancelled due to Covid-19, a local non-for profit organization stepped up to help provide winter warmth along with a few local businesses such as, The Dragonfly, employees of OLG, employees of Christie’s RV, employees of the Ontario Finnish Rest Home, and more supplied donations to the cause. The community came together to ensure people weren’t left out in the cold without a coat.

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Events

Harrison Made A Wish To Go Camping

Six-year-old Harrison is battling cancer and chose to use his Wish, provided by the Make-A-Wish Foundation to go camping with his family. We, at Christie’s RV, were only too happen to help grant that wish and make it everything he could hope for!

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News

Staff Story: Chris and the Skunk Stunt

Every once in a while, a staff member will share a sweet story about their camping experiences. This is Chris’ tale about a sneaky skunk and a bag of dill pickle chips. Enjoy! Goodness knows the critter did.

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