Gone Outdoors

Trailers and Towing

How to Install a Schwinn Bike Trailer

How to Install a Schwinn Bike Trailer

Schwinn bike trailers are light, convenient and sturdy. If you've lost the hook-up instructions, the installation process is pretty basic. It relies on a coupler that attaches to the bike's left rear axle. The trailer ...

How to Price Used Bicycles

How to Price Used Bicycles

For many people, assessing the value of a used bicycle can be an intimidating project. Most people assume it will be a simple task, until they begin to do the research and stumble upon the numerous variables and ...

How to Care for Pop Up Campers

How to Care for Pop Up Campers

You should know how to care for a pop-up camper so that it stays in good condition and is useable for many years to come. The nice thing about a pop-up camper is that if you care for it and keep it clean and in tiptop ...

How to Build Your Own Small Light Camper Trailers

How to Build Your Own Small Light Camper Trailers

Small camper trailers provide a comfortable living space and numerous advantages over large trailers. They are lightweight and towing is possible with small vehicles. The small camper also fits into small camping sites ...

What Travel Trailers Can You Use in the Winter

What Travel Trailers Can You Use in the Winter

Having your home come along with you while you travel has its ups and downs. One worry that you may encounter is living in a trailer during the winter. But just about any trailer can be used in the winter. However, ...

How to Repair Pop Up Trailer Canvas

How to Repair Pop Up Trailer Canvas

Canvas is a tough fabric, but the canvas on a pop-up camping trailer spends a lot of time in the elements and absorbs plenty of wear and tear. Rips, holes and even rot along the corners or in the walls of a pop-up ...

How to Make a Small Boat Trailer

How to Make a Small Boat Trailer

Making your own small wooden boat trailer for a flat-bottom rowboat will save you a lot of money compared to the cost of buying one --- and, using some simple-to-understand steps, building the trailer should be a ...

How to Remodel a Travel Trailer

How to Remodel a Travel Trailer

The layout of a travel trailer is practical, putting as much living and storage space as possible in a small area. Too often the decor in travel trailers is calculated to appeal to a target audience that prefers floral ...

How to Clean a Travel Trailer

How to Clean a Travel Trailer

Maintenance is essential to keep your travel trailer looking good and running great. Clean a trailer to keep the sap off the roof, the black streaks and bugs off the outside, and mud and clutter from building up inside. ...

Schwinn Bicycle Trailer Instructions

Schwinn Bicycle Trailer Instructions

The Schwinn bicycle trailer is a revelation in ease and enjoyment. They come in different configurations, are affordable and are easily assembled. They join on to the bike through a simple coupling device that lets the ...

How to Calculate Trailer Tongue Weight

How to Calculate Trailer Tongue Weight

The simplest way to determine trailer tongue weight is with a tongue scale; a scale designed so you can place the trailer’s tongue on it. You can then read the weight directly from the scale. In a pinch, though, ...

How to Restore a Pop-Up Camper Trailer

How to Restore a Pop-Up Camper Trailer

Restoring a pop-up camper trailer requires hard work. Most of the materials required are available at a local home improvement center or RV center. Fabric stores are a reliable source for clear vinyl fabric used in some ...

How to Convert a Used Horse Trailer to a Camper

How to Convert a Used Horse Trailer to a Camper

Camper trailers are expensive, but sometimes a used horse trailer is not. Horse trailers can be converted into camper trailers very economically if you do it yourself. Some people like the idea of re-use, some like the ...

How to Adjust a Travel Trailer Slide

How to Adjust a Travel Trailer Slide

Certain types of travel trailer are equipped with slide-out sections. These slides are adjustable. When the slides are retracted, the trailer is ready to be towed. Once you've arrived at a camping location, you can ...