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Almost all RVs are setup to be self-contained camping vehicles, but in their stock (off the lot) form are generally not going to last too long without hookups. Over time we have learned a many ways to help us dry camp more effectively. In this article I’ll share some of our most helpful boondocking tips and tricks. You’ll also find links to more in depth articles I’ve written on many of the subjects. http://www.loveyourrv.com/boondocking-tips-and-tricks-for-newbie-rvers/