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Airstream Edition Pedego eBike

Airstream Inc. is “extending the adventure” to include bike paths! The factory just partnered with California-based Pedego® Electric Bikes to produce the new Pedego Airstream Electric Bike—available in brushed aluminum to match your Airstream style. Pedego bikes (mentioned recently in Outside Interests) “provide a fun travel experience without sacrificing comfort,” states a press release from … Continue reading Airstream Edition Pedego eBike

Campground Star: McCormick Place, Chicago, IL

Have you visited Chicago in the summer? It’s hot, and we’re not just talking about the weather. Festivals and events crowd the streets and parks—and there’s a dry camping opportunity in the heart of the city. A Campendium reviewer tells you where! McCormick Place Lot B 3050 South Moe Drive
, Chicago, IL 60616 312-808-3125 GPS: … Continue reading Campground Star: McCormick Place, Chicago, IL

Quick News

Alumapalooza is a wrap! Alumapalooza 8 has just concluded on the grounds of the Airstream factory in Jackson Center, Ohio. The week-long party at the Mothership featured fun activities every day (yoga, bike rides, happy hours, Plein air painting, the always-awesome Aluminum Gong Show, water balloon baseball, fabulous food) and the educational seminars benefitted every … Continue reading Quick News

Greetings from Jackson Center

Alumapaloozites, check out these unique area attractions on your drive to and from Alumapalooza at the Airstream factory in Jackson Center—beginning one week from now! There are many fun things to see and do in mid-western Ohio. Bicycle Museum of America New Bremen,18 miles from Alumapalooza The surprising 3-story bike museum is filled with more … Continue reading Greetings from Jackson Center

Pedego and Scooters—the “Electric Last Mile”

If you don’t want to unhitch or hoof it … what’s the best way to get around the campground and the local area? When people get set up at their campsite and need to make a short trip, most of the time they drive. Even though it might be a hassle to unhitch the tow … Continue reading Pedego and Scooters—the “Electric Last Mile”

Amazing Vintage Interiors—Part 2

1968 Airstream Ambassador Uwe Salwender of Area 52 Productions reconstructed this trailer to be completely functional for work on the road while retaining the vintage appeal of the 1968 shell. The owners wanted an eco-friendly entertaining space, a premium sound system, separate beds, enough space to store their bicycles inside, a “wonderful galley so we … Continue reading Amazing Vintage Interiors—Part 2

Wally Byam Airstream Club

What’s the latest scoop on the world’s largest Airstream club? Outside Interests caught up with current Wally Byam Caravan Club International (WBCCI) president Richard Girard, and asked him what’s new. Updating member outreach and improved technology has been an important focus this year for the club, including a more active internet presence. “Recently we implemented … Continue reading Wally Byam Airstream Club