RV Trends

Earth-Friendly RVer

How To Be An Earth-Friendly RVer

Earth Day is an annual celebration of our planet, taking place every April 22. First celebrated in 1970, Earth Day events span the globe – but you can be an Earth Day advocate wherever you are! Whether you live at The Oaks of Zephyrhills, an RV and mobile home senior community (55+) in scenic Zephyrhills, Florida, or travel the nation in your RV, we have some tips you can use every day to reduce your carbon footprint and be eco-friendlier: Reduce your food waste Research indicates that 40% of all food in America is wasted, but you can take action to help change that statistic! By shopping smart for your food and planning to use what you purchase, you can help [...]

RV Cleaning

Spring Cleaning for Your RV!

Spring is here, and it’s our favorite season at The Oaks at Zephyrhills! The flowers are blooming, the sun is shining, and it’s the perfect time to hit the road! But, if your RV has been hibernating this winter, there’s some work to do before you can fully experience the season. This is the time to wipe away winter’s grime and prepare your RV for springtime travel! But, for many, the thought of spring cleaning can be overwhelming. While we don’t think many people look forward to a day of cleaning, we do love how completing the job can make you feel. Experts say that the process of cleaning can increase your energy levels and leave you feeling happier! To [...]

Zephyrhills By The Season

Zephyrhills By The Season

The predictably sunny and temperate weather at this time of year makes the Tampa Bay region – and Zephyrhills in particular – a sought-after winter destination. From December through February, the average high temperature is between 78- and 68-degrees Fahrenheit – drawing the interest of snowbirds from the north and visitors from around the world! The area’s warm winter weather also makes the region a popular pick for major events – such as Super Bowl LV, taking place at Tampa’s Raymond James Stadium on Sunday, February 7th!  2021 actually marks the fifth Super Bowl to be held in Tampa Bay and the third to be held at Raymond James Stadium! And, with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers making history as the [...]

RV Trends

Our Top Three RV Trends for 2021

No one could have predicted 2020, so what will happen 2021? The COVID-19 pandemic has changed life as we know it, but we believe that people still want to travel. The RV industry is resilient, and we think that 2021 will be the year of the RV! The Oaks at Zephyrhills is a Good-Sam certified, family owned and operated RV and mobile home senior community (55+) in Zephyrhills, Florida. Here are our top three predictions for the 2021 camping season:   1. More people will want to travel. After months of quarantine, it makes sense that people are ready for a change of scenery. But cruises are docked, and many travel restrictions are still in place. So, we think that more people [...]