The Escape Blog

Escapee Interview: A Ski Road Trip by Campervan

Nov 14, 2017 | Escapades, How To, Renter Stories

Last spring, Maurizio Vannetti and his buddies from Switzerland picked up their campervan at our new Denver, Colorado depot to begin an epic ski road trip through the Rocky Mountains all the way to California to surf. With many ski resorts opening for the season this month, we had some…

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Campervan Cooking: Our Top 8 Breakfast Recipes

Nov 14, 2017 | Recipes for the Road

Here at Escape, we believe breakfast is the most important meal of the day–especially if you’ve got mountains to climb and waves to surf. Our campervans come fully-equipped with a camp stove and propane, a sink with running water, a solar-powered refrigerator, and all the plates, bowls, cutlery, and utensils…

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Campervan Cooking: Our Top 5 Dessert Recipes

Nov 14, 2017 | Recipes for the Road

Got a sweet tooth? With our campervan kitchen at your disposal, you have a lot more options than the average Joe (although we have nothing against a tasty bar of chocolate). Finish your day sitting next to a cozy campfire, with a delicious dessert in hand, and you’ve got yourself…

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Campervan Cooking: Our Top 8 Dinner Recipes

Nov 14, 2017 | Recipes for the Road

Anyone who has spent a night under the stars knows there’s something special about enjoying a homemade (campermade?) meal while sitting around a roaring fire, enjoying a few cold ones, and swapping stories about the crazy day you just had. Somehow, everything just tastes better while camping. We’ve gathered dinner…

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Best National Parks to Visit in the Winter

Nov 7, 2017 | Depot Locations, Escapades, Resources

You may have heard the news that the National Park Service is considering raising entrance fees during the peak seasons at 17 highly visited parks. As early as May 1, 2018, visitors may need to pay $70 to get into the parks (up from about $20 per vehicle) in order…

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Top 3 Winter Road Trips to Escape the Cold

Oct 24, 2017 | Depot Locations, Escapades

Winter is coming, as they say, but that doesn’t mean campervan adventures need to end! Warmer temperatures, off-season rates, and fewer crowds await on these three winter road trips. Note: While temperatures are mild during the winter, it’s still important to pay attention to driving conditions. Some mountain passes and towns…

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Haunted Road Trip – Upstate New York

Oct 23, 2017 | Escapades, Renter Stories

‘Tis the season for crunching leaves, pumpkin-spiced everything, Stranger Things, and haunted campervan trips! Our friend Zaq grabbed a van (named Tecumseh) and some travel buddies and meandered north from New Jersey, hitting all the spooky stops he could fit into a weekend trip. Stop 1: Rockland State Psychiatric Hospital…

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Oct 16, 2017 | Escapades, News & Events, Renter Stories

The beauty of campervans is the freedom they give you to get off the beaten path. We believe that while it’s great to hit all the popular landmarks on a road trip, some of the best moments come from finding that secluded “secret” beach at sunset, that hole-in-the-wall local’s fish…

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Escape Campervans at Colorado CRUSH 2017

Sep 22, 2017 | Artist Spotlights, News & Events

If you could design your very own Escape campervan, what would you do? In addition to touring one of our vans (“Submarine”), festival-goers at Colorado CRUSH let their imaginations run wild and colored in their own campervan. Participants were asked to give their creation a clever name at the end.…

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Cross Country Road Trip – The Kluitenbergs

Sep 6, 2017 | Escapades, Renter Stories

Our July Escape of the Month Club Winners were kind enough to answer a few questions about their Escape for our Renter Stories! Learn more about the lovely Dutch family, the Kluitenbergs, and their trip with Crayola. Where are you from? We are a family of three from Voorschoten, about…

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