The Escape Campervans Blog

Road Trip Ideas, Camping Tips, Adventure Stories, and Van Life

Renter Interview: 84-day solo road trip

Aug 23, 2018 | Renter Stories

Sandra just got back from an incredible 84-day solo road trip in one of our Mavericks, named Ribbon. As if that wasn’t amazing enough, she camped for free the entire time using two apps! So naturally, we had to ask her a few questions about how she did it. 1. Tell…

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5 Tips for Traveling with Friends by Campervan

Aug 23, 2018 | Escapades, How To, Renter Stories, Resources

By Carly Eisley Campervan trips are an amazing way to explore wild and beautiful places. Who doesn’t love a good road trip? There are plenty of articles and tips out there for traveling solo. Lots of info on romantic trips. A plethora of ideas for traveling with kids. But what…

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8 Hikes in 12 Days from Las Vegas to Denver

Jul 13, 2018 | Depot Locations, Escapades, Renter Stories, Resources

By Alex McClintock (Twitter: @axmcc) Word to the wise: if you’re a relatively inexperienced hiker, don’t start your 12-day hiking trip with a 19-mile trail. Definitely don’t hike said trail on a 91-degree day. Am I talking from experience? You bet. My girlfriend Sarah and I decided we liked the idea…

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Digital Nomad Campervan

6 Tips for being a Digital Nomad in an Escape Campervan

Jul 12, 2018 | How To, Renter Stories, Resources

By Alex McClintock (Twitter: @axmcc) Working remotely while travelling the world is NOT a holiday and it is NOT as glamorous as you’ve been led to believe. Just kidding, it absolutely rules. However, doing it from the back of an Escape Campervan does present some unique challenges. Here’s what I…

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Suspension Bridges British Columbia

All things suspension bridges (near Vancouver, BC)

Jul 6, 2018 | Depot Locations, Escapades, Renter Stories, Resources

By Carrie Willink I remember back in the day before the ‘gram I was scrolling through blogs and saw it; the suspension bridge that made my dreams grow big! As I got older I kept exploring around, not really sure how to ever find one of these bridges. Then, boom.…

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Monterey to Big Sur: The Perfect Day Along the Mid-California Coast

Jul 6, 2018 | Depot Locations, Escapades, Renter Stories, Resources

By Allison Fitts & Lillian Robinson When planning for a California trip, most people think of either the northern or southern reasons of the state. And for good reason, too – there are Escape Campervans depots in San Francisco to the north and Los Angeles to the south. But whether…

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Go Further on the Road: 5 tips to make the most of your adventure

Jul 6, 2018 | Renter Stories, Resources

By Jasmine Burgan A road trip can be so much more than just driving from one landmark to the next and taking photos. When you slow down, connect with people, and with the land, you can open up your trip to so many more experiences that you may have never…

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East Coast Road Trip: Miami to New York in 5 Days

Jul 5, 2018 | Escapades, Renter Stories, Resources

By Emily Green As kiwis living in New York we crave the outdoors; any chance to dip our toes in the ocean, sleep where there are actually stars, or cook over a campfire, we jump at it. On a few rare days where both Jordan and I were free, we…

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Guest Blog: The Ultimate West Coast Road Trip

Jun 21, 2018 | Escapades, Renter Stories, Resources

Route Summary: LA to Seattle 2018 By Jasmine Burgan Your ultimate west coast road trip. Wild coastlines, giant trees, and the open road. From LA to Seattle and everything in between, here is your step by step guide to see the best that the west has to offer. Don’t forget…

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Oregon Coast Road Trip

4 Must-See Spots Along the Oregon Coast

Jun 13, 2018 | Escapades, Renter Stories, Resources

By Adam Goldberg In all my travels, the Oregon coast is one of the most beautiful and photogenic places I have been fortunate to visit. It has it all, rugged rocky coastlines, wide sandy beaches, tide-pools, and charming friendly towns. Thanks to Escape Campervans, I had lots of flexibility on…

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