Removable Hooks Everywhere!

As everyone who has done any camping at all knows, space is at a premium, even in the roomiest of RVs. Maximizing space without breaking the bank is key. The cheap and simple solution to a host of different storage and space issues? Removable hooks! Use removable hooks to store items in places that are both convenient and that use space otherwise going to waste. Here are four places to utilize the magic of removable hooks. Beside the Door Use hooks to hang keys, sunglasses, …

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Gift Ideas for the RV Camper

Gift Ideas for the RV camper

With only a few weeks left until Christmas, the time for getting your shopping done is now. If anyone on your “nice” list is an RV camper, consider getting them something that everyone with an RV wants: space-saving equipment. Any items that can collapse to take up less space are welcomed additions to the RV cabinets, especially for kitchen cupboard items. Here are a few suggestions for holiday gift ideas that will make an RV camper’s Christmas bright. Buckets, Tubs, and Mixing Bowls By their very …

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Five Tips for Hiking in the Smokies

Hiking in the Smokies

With color still on the trees and the temperatures slowly but surely trending toward crisp, clear days, there’s no better time to be hiking in the Smokies. When you come to visit us at Clabough’s Campground and Cabins be sure to take advantage of the many opportunities to hike one of the many trails that stretch throughout the National Park. To have the best experience possible, follow these five tips for enjoying the trails. Dress appropriately. At this time of year, you should wear layers. …

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Slow-Cooker Black Bean Soup

Ingredients for slow-cooker black bean soup.

Nothing beats this slow-cooker black bean soup after a day of making the most of autumn in the Smokies. This fairly simple recipe is easy enough to prepare while you’re camping at Clabough’s Campground, but it’s even easier to fix at home, then freeze for the slow-cooker later. You’ll want to start cooking this soup right after breakfast so you can get double-duty out of your bacon. Ingredients 1 lb dry black beans 1 medium white onion, chopped 3 stalks celery, chopped 2-3 garlic cloves, …

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Slow Cooker Chili

An Easy Recipe for a Perfect Slow Cooker Dish The weather might still be warm as summer comes to a close, but there’s already a hint of chill in the air during the evenings that reminds us of fall. Now is the time to start thinking about all the slow cooker recipes that you’re going to make when you visit Clabough’s Campground in the cooler weather months. And nothing beats a hot pot of chili on a crisp day. This particular recipe is great because …

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Super Easy Slow Cooker Ribs

The Easiest Ribs You’ll Ever Eat No matter how you spend your days when you’re camping at Clabough’s, working away in the kitchen probably isn’t at the top of anyone’s list of favorite activities. This recipe for slow cooker ribs is just what you need to set it and forget it. Ingredients 1-2 racks of ribs ½ cup chili powder 2 tbls cumin 1 tbls coriander ½ tsp cinnamon ¼ cup brown sugar ¼ cup salt 2 tbls black pepper 2 teaspoons cayenne pepper (more …

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