Smith's RV Centre Blog

  • Solar Eclipse and Where You Can See It

    Published on Aug 11, 2017
    Solar Eclipse and Where You Can See It
    On August 21st, there will be a partial solar eclipse viewable around Canada. If you happen to be travelling through the United States, in some parts you will be able to see a total eclipse. There will be 74% coverage in Thunder Bay and it will last from 12:52 pm to 3:28 pm.   A few locat ...
  • KOA Campgrounds in Ontario

    Published on Jul 13, 2017
    KOA Campgrounds in Ontario
    Smith’s RV Centre is proud to be a part of the Route 66 RV Network. As a member, we are able to offer our customers membership to various programs that are designed to help make sure your travels are as successful as possible. On of these programs is the RV Club, which offers discounts on vari ...
  • 150th Anniversary of Canada

    Published on Jun 23, 2017
    150th Anniversary of Canada
    Since the beginning of the year, there have been activities all across Canada in celebration of our country’s 150th birthday. The activities are meant to celebrate Canada’s diversity, encourage inclusion, establish a spirit of reconciliation with Indigenous peoples and discover Canada&rs ...
  • Top RVing Destinations in 2017

    Published on Feb 28, 2017
    Top RVing Destinations in 2017
    Take a look at some of the top RVing destinations this year! Redwood National Park- California.  Home to the tallest trees on Earth, Redwood National Park offers an array of different environments; from vast prairies to enchanting woodlands, and scenic riverways. There are also over 40 mi ...
  • Winter Activities in Thunder Bay

    Published on Feb 02, 2017
    Winter Activities in Thunder Bay
    If you have spent any time living in Canada, you know that it can get pretty frigid this time of year. But that doesn’t mean you have to sit on the couch this winter! Snow and the cold can bring some inconveniences, but it also provides a lot of really unique and fun activities! We will give y ...
  • Experience The Hunger 11

    Published on Oct 28, 2016
    Experience the Hunger 11 in Thunder Bay Thunder Bay is known for its festivals and events. They go all out with music and food and performances galore!  So, it’s no surprise that Halloween is any different.  Every year they have their annual Hunger 11 festival in downtown Thunder ...
  • Sleeping Giant Provincial Park

    Published on Sep 23, 2016
    Sleeping Giant Provincial Park
    Sleeping Giant Provincial Park When you hear sleeping giant, most people might think of “Jack and the Giant Beanstalk” or “David and Goliath” but this sleeping giant is not what you might imagine.   Sleeping Giant Provincial Par ...
  • Plan Your Next Trip to Sault Ste. Marie KOA
    Plan Your Next Trip to Sault Ste. Marie KOA Have you ever looked at campgrounds online that looked so nice and clean, only to get there and find out that it wasn’t all it was cracked up to be? Well you don’t have to worry about that at the Sault Ste. Marie KOA in Ontario. They are an ...
  • Lake Superior Circle Tour

    Published on Jul 31, 2016
    Lake Superior Circle Tour
    Lake Superior Circle Tour The great lakes are amazing bodies of water that are all interconnected by channels and filled with natural landforms, abundant sea life, and spectacular shorelines with undeniably beautiful views. That is why so many people flock to them every year and want to build ...
  • Local Focus: Thunder Bay

    Published on Jun 01, 2016
    Local Focus: Thunder Bay
    By: Jordan Brandes When living on the road, it can be easy to live off of franchise chains and overlook the local businesses that give communities their flavor. This is especially true in smaller communities like Thunder Bay, ON in Canada. With a population of just over 100,000 the city depends o ...

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