Ask These 4 Questions Before You Buy an RV

November 1, 2019 | Alaska

Buying an RV is no small investment. At A&M RV Center, we get it. That’s why we encourage customers to ask lots of questions before they buy. You want to be 100% comfortable with your decision to make a purchase of this significance. Trust us, there are no dumb questions! Looking for a good starting place? Here are some good questions to ask when thinking about buying an RV.

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4 Etiquette Reminders for RV Campgrounds

October 2, 2019 | Alaska

By and large, RV travelers are an amazingly friendly bunch. They’re used to making conversation with people of all walks of life. RV campgrounds are known for the spirit of community that blossoms as soon as you pull into your hookup. But if you’re new to this world, it can be helpful to understand a few of the “unwritten” rules of the road, er, campground. We’ve listed a few of those below. And one thing’s for sure, with an RV rental from A&M RV Center in Anchorage, Alaska, you’ll be well equipped for whatever adventure awaits you. 1. Respect others’ space. Just as you wouldn’t walk across your neighbor’s yard at home, don’t walk through other peoples’ campsites. Quarters at RV campgrounds are close enough, and it’s helpful to respect the boundaries and give your neighbors some space. Likewise, consider how your noise level may affect others. Love the sound of wind … Continued

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3 Tips for RV Travel in Alaska

September 3, 2019 | Alaska

As the “Frontier State”, Alaska is almost overwhelming in its wildness. This vast land has been welcoming adventurers and explorers for decades. But even the most adventurous travelers can sometimes be intimidated by Alaska’s sheer size and massive spaces that are devoid of people. As the oldest RV rental center in Anchorage, the staff at A&M RV Center have a few tips for new visitors to our incredible state. 1. Camp anywhereAlaska is one of the few places in the world where it’s legal to pull over anywhere and park for the night. Highway pullouts, shoulders, and other areas off the road are prime spots for getting some sleep and prepping for the next day’s travel. Still, there also are plenty of reputable RV grounds, resorts, and campgrounds. You can use some of your favorite RV clubs, like Good Sam or Passport America, to find the best parks. If you’re not a member … Continued

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RV Newbie? Read This Before You Rent or Buy

August 4, 2019 | Alaska

New to RV traveling? You’re about to embark on a great adventure! You’ll save on housing and food – plus you’ll have the freedom to camp where you want and when you want. What’s more, traveling on your Alaska dream vacation is made easy with an RV rental from A&M RV Center. Here are a few basics to keep in mind as you get to making your dream a reality. 

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4 Reasons to Choose a Pop Up Camper

July 5, 2019 | Alaska

The pop up camper may be a less well-known member of the RV family, but it offers some great features that make it a big contender as a camping option. It’s a definite step up from tent camping, offering greater structure and support as a shelter. And, at A&M RV Center, count on excellent customer service that will help you find the right pop up camper for your needs. Then you’ll be all set for your Alaska adventure this summer. 

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3 Great Tips for Cooking in Your RV

June 1, 2019 | Alaska

Have kitchen, will travel! One of the best things about traveling in an RV rental from A&M RV Center, is having a stocked and supplied kitchen, ready to use at any time. There is no need to go out of your way to find a restaurant! Cooking and preparing meals in an RV kitchen does have its unique challenges, and you may need to make a few adjustments to your typical meal plans. Here are a few tips on how to be a successful RV cook.1. Think “simple meals”.Plan fairly simple meals that require little to no hard work in the kitchen. You don’t want to spend a lot of time cooking when you’re exploring Alaska’s beautiful outdoors. Use your grill, make no-cook meals like sandwiches, and enjoy eggs or cereal for breakfast.2. Bring a few spices and staples.Make a general meal plan for your trip. It doesn’t have to … Continued

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3 Reasons to Rent an RV for Your Next Vacation

May 3, 2019 | Alaska

If you’ve never thought about renting an RV for your next vacation, you’re missing out! RVs offer lots of benefits over hotels – especially in Alaska, where some of the most beautiful locations are off the beaten trail, far from the closest hotel. Read on to find out why you should rent an RV from A&M RV Center the next time you’re ready to head off on another adventure on the road. 

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Alaska Gears Up for Springtime

April 4, 2019 | Alaska

Sure, the main tourist season doesn’t kick in until May, but Alaska still has plenty to offer earlier in the springtime. Especially if you’re on the independent or adventurous side, you’ll find uncrowded treasures galore! Read on to find out what you’ll find in the Anchorage area in April.

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Buying Used vs. New RVs

March 7, 2019 | Alaska

If this is the first time you’ve looked into becoming an RV owner, making the decision between buying new vs. buying used can be especially intimidating. Everyone has an opinion, and it’s hard to know which is the right choice for you. At A&M RV Center, we can help make the process a little easier. As the oldest RV dealership and rental company in Alaska, our experienced team is here to answer all of your questions. Give us a call today at (907) 279-5508 or contact us online. 

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3 Tips for RVing with Your Dog

February 8, 2019 | Alaska

When you head out on your Alaska adventures in your RV rental, what better companion to take with you than your dog? Not all dogs are optimal travel companions but, for those who do well on the road, they can add great joy and fun to your trip. Take a few precautions and plan ahead with these tips, and you and your dog will have a great time. For renting or buying a used RV in Anchorage, talk to A&M RV Center by calling (907) 279-5508 or contacting us online. 

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