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Mike Wendland
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Lives in Oakland, MI
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Small house, big yard. It's one of our favorite sayings here at Roadtreking and for good reason: It perfectly sums up what we love most about our RV lifest - The RV lifestyle
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When people started camping in their vehicles in the early 1900s, they really had one goal: to open up the world. They just wanted to see what they could s - The RV lifestyle
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Where Mike and Jennifer are now
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Empty nesters have two choices once the last kid leaves home for good: pinefor the good ol' days or make some great new days. RVing is a great way to do it.
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In this episode we talk about what you need to know about boondocking in your RV. Live from the "Roadtreking Montana Montana Boondocking in the Beartooth M - The RV lifestyle
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Our trip could have turned out way different were it not for technology in RVs like ours - the kind that provides a look at the future of Class B RVing.
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So much of the adventure and fun of Roadtreking across North America is serendipity - the places you find while you're on the way to somewhere else. So it - The RV lifestyle
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See that picture? You better believe there's no electric hookups down the end of that two-track. No problem. I bring my own energy. Jennifer and I just fin - The RV lifestyle
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You may never have visited this area of amazing shifting sea of red sand dunes and red rock canyons in Southwestern Utah but you surely have seen it. But y - The RV lifestyle
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What a week it was. Nearly 100 Roadtrekers from across the country boondocked in a national forest about 12 miles southwest of the mountain community of Re - The RV lifestyle
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That was how Mormon pioneer Ebenezer Bryce responded when a neighbor asked him back in 1875 how he liked that big red canyon at the back of his Utah homest - The RV lifestyle
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Grand just isn't a strong enough superlative to describe the jaw-dropping majesty of the Grand Canyon. I've flown over it, seen other people's photos and a - The RV lifestyle
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Roadtreking Tech and Travel; Journalist, Author, Blogger, Life Entrepeneur
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Blogging, video, photos, writing, public speaking
Employment
  • Roadtreking.com
    On-the-road reporter, 2012 - present
  • NBC Newschannel
    Technology Correspondent, 1994 - present
  • Detroit Free Press, NBC, WDIV-TV
    Technology Columnist, 1999 - 2009
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Male
Birthday
February 8
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Journalist, Blogger, Videographer, "PC Mike" Tech Guy, RVer in a Roadtrek
Introduction
Tech and Travel Journalist and Life Entrepreneur...publishes Roadtreking Travel Blog and PC Mike Tech Blog blogs
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Can't help being curious, finding cool places and people and doing stories about them - especially if it's about tech, travel, RV and outdoor adventures
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Currently
Oakland, MI
Previously
Bay City, Michigan
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Where Mike and Jennifer are now

New Mexico's Bluewater Lake State Park
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I bought a New Mexico annual camping pass and am continuing to get my money's worth, now up at 7,400 feet in the Zuni Mountains of west-cent

Off The Beaten Path: The Sky Lake Trust, MS
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I shared our appreciation for the Sky Lake trust in a recent podcast episode Off the Beaten Path report. But here is some more detail and ph

Keeping Tabs on Tai with the Belkin Netcam HD
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One of the problems in traveling with a dog in an RV is that there will be times when you can't take him with you. Restaurants, museums, mos

RV Van Chassis Changes in Today's Global Market
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Things are moving fast in the cargo van area after a long period of relatively static conditions, and RV manufacturers are being presented w

How We Roll in our RV: Make-ahead Salsa Chicken Recipe
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Jennifer has had several emails from readers of the blog asking about her to share some of her recipes and tips for easy on-the-road meal pr

GoSun Solar Stove is Perfect for RVers
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Add a new must-take gizmo on our Roadtreking adventures - the GoSun Solar Stove, which harnesses the sun to allow clean, fast and fuel-free

Protect your pets against Ticks
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It's that time of year again. We were petting Tai the other day and noticed a little bump between his eyes on his forehead. There it was: Th

Kentucky's Bourbon Trail: A great RV tour
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A journalist travels North America in an RV

RT32 Roadtreking Podcast: The Latest Trends Driving the RV Boom
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As winter loses its grip over the country, RV season is here and in this episode of the Roadtreking RV Podcast we talk about the many differ

This Roadtreking Life
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As we wait to set off on our next Roadtreking trip, I’m thinking about all the things I like about this small motorhome lifestyle we have em

Sometimes, you just have to rush the season
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The calendar says it's springtime in Michigan. But winter still thinks it's in charge, with nightime temps still often dropping to just abov

How We Roll in our RV: Sun Shields and Trip Research
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In this episode of How We Roll, we tackle questions about something we're using in place of front privacy curtains and the way we do trip re

How We Roll in Our RV - The bathroom of our Class B RV
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When Jennifer showed her new magnifying mirror in our last How We Roll episode, it sparked a reader question about other things in the bathr

RT30 Roadtreking RV Podcast: Like Apples to Androids - Comparing Top Mob...
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As you spend more and more time on the road - either full-timing or heading into the brunt of the travel season - you're going be relying on

The #2 State Park in America: The Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park
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I was delighted to see USA Today readers vote the Porcupine Mountains State Park the second best state park in America. I served as a judge

Letchworth State Park voted Best in Nation
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Last month, I was a judge in a contest run by USA Today charged with making a list of the top state parks in America. With my four fellow ju

RT29 Roadtreking Podcast: A Guide to RVing Free, Healthy, and Less Buggy!
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Judging by the amount of listener questions we're getting these days it's clear that many are getting ready for the best time of the year: R

How we Roll in our RV: Keeping Insects Out
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Is there anything that bugs an RVer more than, well... bugs? Warm weather comes with a price. Biting, stinging, buzzing insects. On this edi