It’s Old Car Festival time again at The Henry Ford in Dearborn, Michigan! The oldest antique car show in the country will once again fill the streets of Greenfield Village… Continue reading Old Car Festival, A Truly Unique Experience!
Tim Heintz provided us with some very practical hurricane advice: Hurricane Dorian will impact so may of us with vintage trailers. As a native Floridian that has prepared many of… Continue reading How to protect your trailer from a hurricane
It’s amazing to have Tin Can Tourists members and supporters overseas and we have recently doubled in size in Japan. We now have TWO Tin Can Tourists members in Japan.… Continue reading TCT Japan has doubled in Size
Campfire Storytelling Project features state park memories It’s storytelling time! As part of the Michigan state parks centennial, the Campfire Storytelling Project was created to look back at our last 100… Continue reading TCT Members were part of the Campfire Storytelling Project
The 1st Annual Tin Can Tourists Race to the Rally was held August 1 – 4, 2019 at the Whispering Pines Campground in Greenfield Center, NY. The rally was hosted… Continue reading 1st Annual Tin Can Tourists Race to the Rally Recap
The Fiddlers Picnic Rally is held the first weekend in August on the Old Mercier Ranch just North of Yellowstone National Park. It is held the same time as the… Continue reading 7th Annual Fiddlers Picnic Rally recap
Here are some ideas for camping on a budget. Stay on public lands wherever possible! Public land is generally free or require a small fee. You can look at the Bureau… Continue reading How to find Low Cost Campsites
We are proud to have won Lux Life Magazine’s award for “2019 Best Vintage Coach & Trailer Club” Here is the press release: LUX Magazine Announces The Winners of the… Continue reading TCT wins the 2019 Best Vintage Coach Trailer Club award
To the Tin Can Tourist Community, I’m so excited to share my very first book based on my families own vintage camper renovation. I know the community will love it!… Continue reading Beatrice The Little Camper Gets Rescued
2019 marks the 100th year anniversary for the Tin Can Tourists Vintage Trailer club and most people don’t know why we are named Tin Can Tourists. Everyone understands the Tourists… Continue reading Where did the “Tin Can” come from?
Forrest Bone and Tim Heintz will be presenting at the grand opening. A 3-DAY CELEBRATION WITH NATIONAL LIFESTYLE AND INDUSTRY LEADERS, LIVE MUSIC, EXCLUSIVE PROMOTIONS, AND SANTA FE CULTURE. Full… Continue reading Tin Can Tourists presenting at the VTS Grand Opening
2019 is a significant milestone for the club as we celebrate the centennial anniversary and it was because of our member’s support that allowed us to get this far. Although… Continue reading The 1st 100 Years – Video Edition
From Tim Heintz – posted in the Tin Can Tourists Facebook group: Sometimes even I find interesting tidbits of trailer history in various magazines hidden in the smallest little articles.… Continue reading Black tanks or black holes?
Own a piece of history. Our own nationally recognized designer, Chris VanWyck, commemorates the centennial with this silk screen print. Now available online. https://tincantourists.com/…/limited-centennial-print-sign…/ No tags for this post.
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John Jackson (NotStock Photography) is super talented and uses some really interesting light painting techniques for capturing these awesome images. It’s obvious that John had a blast hanging out at… Continue reading NotStock Photography Captured the Caravan Brilliantly
Article appeared on StressLess Camping: http://bit.ly/SLCHeintzIns “I know we all talk about insurance constantly and I have talked about the many aspects and issues with getting the right policy. I had… Continue reading Vintage RV Insurance tips from Tim Heintz (TCT Southeast Representative)
Tin Can Tourists celebrate vintage camping at Interlochen State Park BY SALLY BARBER Special to the Record-Eagle 6 hrs ago CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE INTERLOCHEN — Interlochen… Continue reading Tin Can Tourists Featured in Traverse City Record-Eagle Newspaper
We started the rally in Cheyenne Wy. with the normal Spring weather, first were big drop rain to be followed by sleet and finished up with some hail. Everyone huddled… Continue reading Terry Bison Ranch 2019
Ford Motor has this technology built into their F150s and it’s great to see that the same technology is being applied to trailer brakes as well. This technology will use… Continue reading Dexter Tow Assist ABS & Sway Mitigation System
This is spectacular – ” It is our interpretation of what the original Airfloat designers might have done after visiting the Great Mosque/Cathedral of Cordoba in Spain” – https://www.dilluhlsional.com/airfloat It’s… Continue reading 1956 Airfloat Land Yacht – Cordoba Edition
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Dave McGrath captured some wonderful images of the vintage trailers and activities at the Michigan Centennial Celebration held at Camp Dearborn. Tags: Vintage Trailer
An Excert from the article: Over the years, Payne Park has provided a home for various commercial or private pursuits, from Major League spring training games to mobile home residents… Continue reading Sarasota Symphony started as a Tin Can Tourists trailer park band?
It’s the beginning of another great camping season. Whether you are a full-time RVer or the occasional vintage trailer weekend traveler hopefully we will give you a few more excuses… Continue reading Facts why everyone should be Vintage camping!
We received this email and wanted to pass it along to our members: Email: email@example.com Comment: A friend of mine has a 62 Terry 12′ which is in Holbrook,AZ The frame… Continue reading Free Parts from a 62 Terry
This beautiful design of a Vintage Trailer camping in the mountains is available now to celebrate the Tin Can Tourists Centennial Anniversary. Available in many light colors to highlight the… Continue reading New Centennial T-Shirt Available
With the Michigan Centennial Celebration next week, the club is getting a lot of press coverage. Here are a couple examples: Michigan Public Radio discusses the Michigan State Park and… Continue reading Tin Can Tourists in the News
Newly released book offered for sale by author (who is also a Tin Can Tourists member):“RV Electrical & Appliance Systems– Why They Don’t Work and How The Could be Fixed.”… Continue reading RV Electrical & Appliance Systems– Why They Don’t Work and How The Could be Fixed
Nice article published in the Southgate News Herald: America’s oldest trailer and motor coach club is celebrating its 100th anniversary and it’s kicking off its Michigan tour in Wyandotte. Tin… Continue reading Tin Can Tourists visit Wyandotte April 26