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Top Camping Recipes to Add to Your Cookbook

One of the biggest struggles people have when camping or RVing is what to pack for food? When you are limited on resources it can be hard to plan meals that everyone will love. Lucky for you, we've got a few great recipes that you can add to your camping cookbook.  Dutch Oven Mountain Man Breakfast Ingredients                 1 lb mild pork sausage                 1 onion, chopped                 1 clove garlic, minced                 . . . Read more

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Spring Break in the Smokies

All over the country, schools are beginning to take their spring break vacations.  If you are in need of ideas of what to do during your week off then look no further than the Great Smoky Mountains.  There is so much to do and see that you can plan a fun filled vacation for the entire family. Check out what’s fun for spring break in the Smokies this year. There are two big destinations in the Smoky Mountains that draw many visitors: Pigeon Forge, and Gatlinburg; and both for good reason. There are so many different activities and attractions for people of all ages. Let’s start with Pigeon Forge. Pigeon Forge Probably one of the most visited destinations . . . Read more

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Top 5 National Parks to Visit Around Tennessee

Ever want to get out and see the great outdoors? Witness the awe inducing views and smell the clean, crisp air? Tennessee is home to many beautiful national parks and we would like to give you our top 5 to visit this year! Great Smoky Mountains National Park Millions of people come to visit this park every day and with waterfalls, historic landmarks, and beautiful mountain scenery; who's to blame them? You can find local wildlife walking around and there is never a time when the flowers are not in bloom. Located on the border of North Carolina and Tennessee, this is a must see. Visit their website for more information.  Stone River National Park  The Battle of Stones River was one of . . . Read more

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Snowbird Destination near Nashville

When you think of snowbird destinations, most people think of the southern states such as Florida, Texas and Arizona. But you don’t have to travel that far to get away from the cold.  Nashville, Tennessee is a great snowbird destination if you want to escape the harsh winter weather but not travel as far south as the Gulf of Mexico.  Winter temperatures in Nashville average in the 40’s and 50’s for a high with low to moderate rainfall.  They do occasionally get some snow showers but rainfall is more typical for the area for precipitation.  Although the traffic does die down in the winter, you do still get your fair share of tourists. So if you are looking . . . Read more

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The Great River Road: The Ultimate Road Trip

Have you ever wondered what it’d be like to travel along the entire Mississippi River? From Minnesota all the way down to Louisiana? Well wonder no more.  Did you know that there is a national scenic byway that takes you from northern Minnesota all the way to the Gulf of Mexico? It’s called the Great River Road National Scenic Byway and its waiting for you to explore. The Great River Road National Scenic Byway is the longest byway in North America.  Measuring a whopping 3,000 miles plus along the Mississippi River, it takes you through a total of 10 states and hundreds of small towns.  The byway is well known for showcasing the history, culture, recreation, nature, . . . Read more

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Welcome to Our New Site!

Cullum & Maxey here with a new and improved website for your viewing pleasures! With 2016 off to a strong and promising start we updated our website to help our adventurers get going smoothly this spring and summer. With new inventory, financing options, and testimonials, we want your search to find the perfect RV to be more simple and much quicker. An updated search feature will narrow down the selection and lead you to your picture-perfect RV. We are aiming to keep our existing customers coming back and make our new website more user friendly for our new and prospective customers. Wherever you are keen to travel this year, Cullum & Maxey can equip you with the best fit for your . . . Read more

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Discover Henry Horton State Park

Henry Horton State Park, located just south of Chapel Hill, surrounds the shores of Duck River. This state park has an interesting story as it was built on the estate of the former Tennessee governor, Henry Horton. You can still see parts of a mill and bridge along Wilhoite Mill Trail that was used by the family of Henry Horton’s spouse. There is so much to do while in the state park making this a perfect RV getaway. Let us walk you through a few of the must-dos of Henry Horton State Park.  First, let’s talk about the historic Duck River. This river contains one of the most diverse ecosystems in the world, winding 269 miles through the middle of Tennessee. The U.S. Geological . . . Read more

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Tunes to Play in Tennessee

Tennessee is home of the live country music capital of the U.S. So, let’s get you prepared for what will be in store as you cruise along the highway in your RV or motorhome from Cullum and Maxey. With your comfortable and affordable ride, a bag of sunflower seeds, a group of your best mates, and an awesome playlist, your road trip through Tennessee will be one for the books! Let’s take a closer listen to what should be blasting through your speakers, shall we? Dave Matthews Band There’s nothing better than a little DMB on any road trip as he fills the car up with his raspy voice and killer guitar skills. Everyone’s head will be bobbing to Dave with the windows down. The . . . Read more

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