Whether you call it wild camping, free camping or boondocking, it’s one of the best bits of motorhome life! It is one of the most discussed topics on motorhome forums and one of the most posed questions on our blog…how do you wild camp?
We’ll show you how! Put together from years of experience, two years full-time motorhome life and over 500 nights spent wild camping, we have learnt just a little bit about how to do this!
On this page you will find all the resources you need to wild camp like an expert; safely, successfully and in some of the best spots in Europe.
Do you want to wild camp in your motorhome? Already wild camping in your motorhome? Then read on for top tips and advice about how to wild camp in a motorhome and get off the beaten track like an expert!
In the motorhome and camper community, we often hear tales about wild camping; the practice of finding somewhere to park and stay in your motorhome that is not a campsite or Aire and is free. For us, wild camping also means an awesome view and not many other vans around. A lot of stuff we hear about wild camping and its’ risks is just not accurate; here are eight motorhome wild camping myths…busted!
It’s important to maintain personal hygiene whether you’re hiking with a backpack, spending a week in a tent or living in a motorhome. Staying clean on a camping trip is easy if you follow our guide and tips on camping hygiene, managing water consumption and minimising your impact on the environment.
This is a collection of our favourite wild camping spots in Europe. They make the list for various reasons; not all have a stonking view, but they all have one thing in common, they provided us with a free, quiet and peaceful place to stay the night when we needed it, and where we needed it; what more can a wild camping motorhomer ask for than an incredible wild camping spot?
Are you confused about motorhome electrics? How do motorhomes work? What is the difference between mains electricity and batteries? What does a solar panel and inverter do and do I need a generator? And how do I get power without EHU? Don’t be confused, this easy guide to your motorhome electrical systems explains it all.
If you’re off to France in your motorhome or campervan, chances are you’ll be thinking about wild camping. Find out all you need to know about wild camping for motorhomes in France, finding the perfect spot and staying safe here.
Wondering where to find the best free overnight motorhome camping spots? We share all the resources and motorhome parking tips you need for a great night’s free sleep when you’re on the road.
Scotland is a hugely popular motorhome destination offering stunning landscapes, huge skies and fantastic roads and routes. If you prefer to wild camp in your motorhome, we’ve got all the information you need to do so safely and within the rules.
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