Palm Canyon Hotel & RV Resort

Latest Camping Gadgets – Gift Guide For Campers

December 20, 2016

Latest Camping Gadgets – Gift Guide For Campers

December 20, 2016

With the holiday season upon us, many of us are already thinking of gifts to buy our loved ones. If there is a camping fanatic on your list this year and you are looking for something a little off the beaten path, you may want to consider some of the unique camping gadgets compiled by the reputable ranking website Faveable.
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​DIY RV Storage Ideas

December 06, 2016

​DIY RV Storage Ideas

December 06, 2016

Most RVs have been designed to make the most of your space but once you start to stock your motorhome with the necessary supplies, it can quickly begin to feel cluttered and messy. We have found that there are multitude of DIY organization options and many are as simple as buying a product and using it for a new purpose. Here are a few ways you can make the most of your RV and stay organized!
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The Weekend Camper – Tips & Tricks For Weekend Camping

November 15, 2016

The Weekend Camper – Tips & Tricks For Weekend Camping

November 15, 2016

Although it is a well-known fact that camping during the week can provide more solitude and may even save you a few dollars, many weekend warriors choose to use the two days off they receive at the end of each week to explore nature and find respite and relaxation in the great outdoors. If you have a hectic work schedule and typically find yourself using your Friday night to drive out to a campground, here are a few tips to make the most of your quick camping trip.
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Quick Tips & Tricks For The Hiking Trail

July 19, 2016

Quick Tips & Tricks For The Hiking Trail

July 19, 2016

We have all prepared for hikes, only to have something go wrong. Staying hydrated or protecting ourselves from the elements can sometimes defy common sense and careful planning. The folks over at Backpacker.com have had some experienced adventurers weigh in with some DIY tips that will help you avoid having your hike turn into a harrowing affair.
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Camping Gear – Tentsile Tree Tents

July 08, 2016

Camping Gear – Tentsile Tree Tents

July 08, 2016

The internet has been abuzz with the news of the Tentsile Tree Tents that combine the shelter of a tent with the suspended comfort of a hammock. David Wolfe’s video provides a good overview but we wanted to dig a little deeper and see what sparked the idea for these tents and how each tent is put together and packaged.
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Camping Gear – How To Take Wine Camping

July 01, 2016

Camping Gear – How To Take Wine Camping

July 01, 2016

In the past, we addressed the needs of beer-loving campers everywhere by writing a piece about the Miir Insulated Growler and we couldn’t help but think that maybe it was time to address the needs of traveling wine lovers. Storing wine while camping and finding appropriate glassware for traveling can prove to be difficult tasks. Thankfully, a few wine connoisseurs have developed products that allow you to travel effortlessly with wine without sacrificing any of the taste or aroma!
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How To Improve Your Wi-Fi Signal While Camping

June 30, 2016

How To Improve Your Wi-Fi Signal While Camping

June 30, 2016

Wi-Fi has become a very popular amenity for RV resorts to offer as many travelers access the internet for work, leisure, and information while they spend time in their trailers. Each park in the Highway West Vacations portfolio offers complimentary Wi-Fi but there are a number of obstacles that cause Wi-Fi signals to become spotty and cause frustration for the user. These obstacles include distance, amount of users accessing the signal, and physical barriers such as walls and trees. By law, these signals are required to transmit at a low level, so how do you take advantage of free Wi-Fi and secure a stronger signal for your device while camping?
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Dog Hiking Gear

June 20, 2016

Dog Hiking Gear

June 20, 2016

There’s a pretty good chance you have seen fellow campers enjoying the outdoors with their four-legged friends and we would wager that many of you who are reading this blog are dog owning travelers yourselves. Dogs are incredible companions and at our various Highway West Vacations destinations, we see new furry friends arrive daily. Many of our guests with pets inquire about nearby hiking trails, so we thought it would be a great idea to find out more about gear that will help make your hike more comfortable for both you and your dog!
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