Our new YouTube roundup series picks out the best videos we’ve seen over the past couple weeks. This week, we’ve got a great overview of desert camping for snowbird newbies, DisneyWorld at Christmas, the Alaska Highway, Lake Havasu, and National Parks from Bryce, to Badlands to Canyonlands and more! 

How to Stay Safe in the Desert | Carolyn’s RV Life

In this thorough video, Carolyn talks about the terrain of the California and Arizona deserts, identifying cacti, wildlife while talking about how to identify dangers and stay safe in the desert. Perfect for those visiting the desert for the first time wanting to know what to expect for themselves and for their pets.

RV Inverter/Charger Upgrade and Hiking Canyonlands National Park | The Chick’s Life – RV Travel

James makes an upgrade to the Inverter/Charger, adding a remote control inside the RV, and the family explores the wonders of Canyonlands National Park. Beautiful shots of an amazing landscape mixed with a tiny bit of how-to. 

Badlands National Park and Wall Drug | Our Wandering Family

Our Wandering Family is the personal blog of the RV Miles Editors and Podcast Hosts Jason and Abigail Epperson. In this video, they take you on their trip through Badlands National Park, including an amazing boondocking spot overlooking the park. 

Lake Havasu & Oatman | Grand Adventure

Our friend Marc Guido at Grand Adventure shows off some BLM dispersed camping outside of Lake Havasu and gives us an overview of Lake Havasu City. Then he gives us a glimpse at Route 66’s Oatman, Arizona, and the herd of wild burros that overrun it.

First Snow for Bryce Canyon National Park | Eat See RV

Liz and Dennis, two full-time RVers, drive their RV to Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah where they get some beautiful footage of soft falling snow on the vermillion cliffs. They also visit the Willis Creek slot canyon in nearby Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument.

Alaska Highway Camping | Lifestyle Overland

This family of full-time overlanders is making their way up to the arctic, and getting some stunning shots along the way. 

Camping in Disney World For Christmas | Nomadic Fanatic

Disney’s Fort Wilderness campground is THE place to be around Christmas. Eric take us into the parks, visits the Hoop-de-Doo Revue, and shows off all of the great campsites decked out for the holidays.