Category Archives: Retro or Vintage

Stay in a Vintage Trailer at this Unique Campground

Jeff Johnston: "Every campground has a personality all its own. Here at the historic Sou'wester Lodge, you have an opportunity to take part in the camping experience that's, well, a little different than the ordinary." Thandi Rosenbaum: "We're at the Sou'Wester Lodge. We're a historic lodge and vintage travel trailer resort. We have suites in…
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Flyte Camp Vintage Trailers

Jeff Johnston: Regular viewers may remember that some years ago, we paid a visit to Flyte Camp, a company in Bend, Oregon that specializes in repair and restorations of vintage trailers. Well, we caught up with Justin Scribner, half of the Flyte Camp crew, at the Rally on the River in Brownsville, Oregon. And Justin…
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Flytecamp Vintage Restorations

This week Jeff Johnston meets up with Justin Scribner from Flytecamp Vintage Trailer Restorations and gets up-to-date with everything that’s been going on with Flytecamp since we first visited them about four years ago. At that time, Justin and his wife Anna were just starting their Flytecamp vintage trailer business full-time and it was obvious…
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Gulfstream Vintage Cruiser

Next we go from Vintage to Retro as Jeff Johnston and his wife Pam take out a new Gulfstream Vintage Cruiser for the weekend. As you know, not everyone can own an original vintage trailer, but if you like the vintage look but want today's accommodations and amenities then definitely check out some of the…
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Annual Rally on the River

Jeff introduces us to Brownsville, Oregon, a bit off Interstate 5. Brownsville is a quiet, picturesque town, set back in time. Here, vintage and classic homes abound. The town came into existence due to logging and agriculture and is best known for the major role the town played in the movie Stand by Me. The…
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Planes, Trailers & Automobiles

I recently made a quick visit back to Texas; a state that, with its vast acres of aridness, reminds me a lot of Australia. Even the Texans, with their outspoken, gregarious ways are in many ways similar to Australians so I always feel right at home in the Lone Star State. Having driven over 30,000…
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The 1940’s Inspired Decoliner by Randy Grubb

What fun this segment was to produce! Randy Grubb, of Grant's Pass, Oregon, is an automotive artist who obviously loves his 'work'! He designed and created the Decoliner which we cover here. "Randy was born in Glendale, CA, and inherited the confidence to pursue his Hot Rod obsession at an early age. His father taught…
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Taking that Dream Vintage Trailer on the Road!

Taking that Dream Vintage Trailer on the Road! -  Words & Photos Lisa Mora - Vintage Trailer Magazine Editor and "Queen of the Road", Lisa Mora shares her top ten tips for solo women who are new to the vintage RV scene. So you’ve got your dream vintage trailer and now you’re all set to head…
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Vintage RV Restorations – Airstreams and More!

In this Rollin' On TV segment, we see and hear how popular vintage RV restorations can be. Sheila Johnson, Matthew Hoffman and Steve Gibbons show us their creations which are mostly Airstreams. Note the differences inside. The personalities of the restorers come into play as these old beauties are lovingly restored with modern conveniences, fabrics…
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