Start Your RV Life in 30 days!

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The Most Comprehensive RV Course Out There...

The Most Comprehensive RV Course Out There...

We make sure you're prepared for it all!

We make sure you're prepared for it all!

1.1 Your Adventure Begins

Start your transformative journey to discover the RV lifestyle. Uncover the endless possibilities that await you.

1.2 Your Current Reality

Reflect on your current life & recognize the changes you seek. Learn how the RV lifestyle can address what you want.

1.3 RV Rewards

Learn about the financial and personal benefits of RV living. See how this lifestyle can bring you closer to financial freedom & joy!

1.4 Stationary vs. On the Go

Explore the pros and cons of staying stationary versus traveling. Find the perfect balance for your desired lifestyle.

1.1 Your Adventure Begins

Start your transformative journey to discover the RV lifestyle. Uncover the endless possibilities that await you.

1.2 Your Current Reality

Reflect on your current life & recognize the changes you seek. Learn how the RV lifestyle can address what you want.

1.3 RV Rewards

Learn about the financial and personal benefits of RV living. See how this lifestyle can bring you closer to financial freedom & joy!

1.4 Stationary vs. On the Go

Explore the pros and cons of staying stationary versus traveling. Find the perfect balance for your desired lifestyle.

1.5 Designing Your Dream RV Life

Design a Dream RV Life Plan that aligns with your dreams, goals, and aspirations.

2.1 New or Used RV Buying Guide

Navigate the process and key considerations of selecting your right RV

2.2 The RV Health Check

Learn how to inspect an RV before purchase to ensure your RV is safe.

2.3 Financing Your RV Dream

Learn financing options, and create your RV budget and financial plan.

1.5 Designing Your Dream RV Life

Design a Dream RV Life Plan that aligns with your dreams, goals, and aspirations.

2.1 New or Used RV Buying Guide

Navigate the process and key considerations of selecting your right RV

2.2 The RV Health Check

Learn how to inspect an RV before purchase to ensure your RV is safe.

2.3 Financing Your RV Dream

Learn financing options, and create your RV budget and financial plan.

2.4 Easy RV Licensing & Insurance

Simplify the process of licensing, compliance, and insuring your RV!

2.5 RV Buyer Beware

Avoid common pitfalls and make informed decisions when buying an RV.

3.1 DIY RV Transformation

Customize and upgrade your RV to suit your personal style and travel needs.

3.2 Green RVing

Adopt eco-friendly practices and reduce your environmental impact.

2.4 Easy RV Licensing & Insurance

Simplify the process of licensing, compliance, and insuring your RV!

2.5 RV Buyer Beware

Avoid common pitfalls and make informed decisions when buying an RV.

3.1 DIY RV Transformation

Customize and upgrade your RV to suit your personal style and travel needs.

3.2 Green RVing

Adopt eco-friendly practices and reduce your environmental impact.

3.3 Staying Online & Connected

Stay connected with reliable internet & communication options.

3.4 Culinary Nomad

Master the art of cooking in a small space and learn tips for food storage, meal planning & recipes!

4.1 RV and Pet Compatibility Check

Learn how to create a pet-friendly environment to make your pets comfortable and happy in the RV.

4.2 Public Pet Protocol

Discover the best practices for managing your pet in public places for a positive public experience.

3.3 Staying Online & Connected

Stay connected with reliable internet & communication options.

3.4 Culinary Nomad

Master the art of cooking in a small space and learn tips for food storage, meal planning & recipes!

4.1 RV and Pet Compatibility Check

Learn how to create a pet-friendly environment to make your pets comfortable and happy in the RV.

4.2 Public Pet Protocol

Discover the best practices for managing your pet in public places for a positive public experience.

4.3 Pet Wellness on Wheels

Keep your pet healthy and happy while traveling in your RV.

4.4 The Pet Travel Kit

Assemble your pet’s perfect travel kit to meet all of their travel needs.

4.5 Finding Pet Friendly Spaces

Locate & enjoy pet-friendly parks, campgrounds, and attractions.

5.1 Where’s Home

Create a sense of home and stability while living on the road.

4.3 Pet Wellness on Wheels

Keep your pet healthy and happy while traveling in your RV.

4.4 The Pet Travel Kit

Assemble your pet’s perfect travel kit to meet all of their travel needs.

4.5 Finding Pet Friendly Spaces

Locate & enjoy pet-friendly parks, campgrounds, and attractions.

5.1 Where’s Home

Create a sense of home and stability while living on the road.

5.2 The Great Downsize

Effectively downsize your belongings and adapt to living in a smaller space.

5.3 The Essentials

Identify and pack the essential items for a comfortable and efficient RV life.

5.4 Your RV First Aid Kit

Build a comprehensive first aid kit for RV living and your desired activities.

6.1 RV Money Mindset

Develop a healthy financial mindset that supports your RV lifestyle goals.

5.2 The Great Downsize

Effectively downsize your belongings and adapt to living in a smaller space.

5.3 The Essentials

Identify and pack the essential items for a comfortable and efficient RV life.

5.4 Your RV First Aid Kit

Build a comprehensive first aid kit for RV living and your desired activities.

6.1 RV Money Mindset

Develop a healthy financial mindset that supports your RV lifestyle goals.

6.2 Financial Planning for RVers

Create a strong financial plan for long-term road sustainability.

6.3 Earn on the Go

Find and create income opportunities that work with your new nomad lifestyle.

6.4 RV Budget Hacks

Learn practical tips and tricks to save money and stick to a budget.

6.5 Debt Free RVing

Achieve and maintain a debt-free RV lifestyle.

6.2 Financial Planning for RVers

Create a strong financial plan for long-term road sustainability.

6.3 Earn on the Go

Find and create income opportunities that work with your new nomad lifestyle.

6.4 RV Budget Hacks

Learn practical tips and tricks to save money and stick to a budget.

6.5 Debt Free RVing

Achieve and maintain a debt-free RV lifestyle.

7.1 Map Your Journey

Plan and navigate your travels effectively to make the most of your RV adventures.

7.2 The Park Explorer

Discover and enjoy the best national and state parks across the country.

7.3 Campground Compass

Find and select the best campgrounds to suit your travel style and needs.

7.4 Fit on the Road

Start and maintain a healthy and active lifestyle on the go.

7.1 Map Your Journey

Plan and navigate your travels effectively to make the most of your RV adventures.

7.2 The Park Explorer

Discover and enjoy the best national and state parks across the country.

7.3 Campground Compass

Find and select the best campgrounds to suit your travel style and needs.

7.4 Fit on the Road

Start and maintain a healthy and active lifestyle on the go.

7.5 Never Bored

Stay entertained and make the most of your free time.

8.1 RV TLC

Perform routine maintenance to keep your RV in top condition.

8.2 The Troubleshooter

Diagnose and fix common RV problems on your own.

8.3 The Weather Warrior

Prepare your RV to handle various weather conditions.

7.5 Never Bored

Stay entertained and make the most of your free time.

8.1 RV TLC

Perform routine maintenance to keep your RV in top condition.

8.2 The Troubleshooter

Diagnose and fix common RV problems on your own.

8.3 The Weather Warrior

Prepare your RV to handle various weather conditions.

8.4 Crisis Control

Handle emergencies and unexpected situations.

8.5 Safety First

Learn essential safety tips and practices to protect yourself.

9.1 RV Community

Connect with and contribute to a vibrant RV community.

9.2 It's Showtime

Discover benefits of attending RV shows and expos.

8.4 Crisis Control

Handle emergencies and unexpected situations.

8.5 Safety First

Learn essential safety tips and practices to protect yourself.

9.1 RV Community

Connect with and contribute to a vibrant RV community.

9.2 It's Showtime

Discover benefits of attending RV shows and expos.

9.3 Buddy Up

Find and travel with RV buddies for shared experiences & mutual support.

9.4 Trip Enriching Events

Find and attend events and activities that enrich your RV travel experiences.

9.5 Share Your Journey

Share your RV adventures to create lasting memories and inspire others! 

RV Life Resources

Get access to BONUS RV Life Resources like the vision board, inspection checklist & more.

9.3 Buddy Up

Find and travel with RV buddies for shared experiences & mutual support.

9.4 Trip Enriching Events

Find and attend events and activities that enrich your RV travel experiences.

9.5 Share Your Journey

Share your RV adventures to create lasting memories and inspire others! 

RV Life Resources

Get access to BONUS RV Life Resources like the vision board, inspection checklist & more.

Meet your Instructor, Dusty Trail RV Founder...

Amanda Benson

Owner, Researcher, Blogger, Vlogger, Editor, Fixer, Wanderer

Amanda was raised on a farm in the Midwest, where her love for nature, independence, and DIY projects blossomed. She began solo traveling in 2005, and has traveled and backpacked all over the US, Canada, and Mexico. She eventually became a firefighter and paramedic in 2013 and still fights fire today. She spent numerous years remodeling her house before deciding to sell it and move into an RV. She navigates this lifestyle as a solo RVer and shares her insights and resources with others. She loves to troubleshoot, and you can frequently find her crammed halfway into a utility cubby, helping someone fix an issue.

Living in an RV is a liberating life choice, and Amanda is determined to provide guidance so that YOU feel confident to pursue this lifestyle too. 

Amanda Benson

Owner, Researcher, Blogger, Vlogger, Editor, Fixer, Wanderer

Amanda was raised on a farm in the Midwest, where her love for nature, independence, and DIY projects blossomed. She began solo traveling in 2005, and has traveled and backpacked all over the US, Canada, and Mexico. She eventually became a firefighter and paramedic in 2013 and still fights fire today. She spent numerous years remodeling her house before deciding to sell it and move into an RV. She navigates this lifestyle as a solo RVer and shares her insights and resources with others. She loves to troubleshoot, and you can frequently find her crammed halfway into a utility cubby, helping someone fix an issue.

Living in an RV is a liberating life choice, and Amanda is determined to provide guidance so that YOU feel confident to pursue this lifestyle too.