Outdoorsy Owner Stories

Owner Of The Week: Janet Birch

Janet Birch was inspired to become an Outdoorsy owner by a friend. “My neighbor had just finished her custom build on a short Mercedes,” she recalls. “She is a makeup artist and designed the van to accommodate her profession, and it was beautiful. I took one look at it and said, ‘I’m all in—I want…

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Owner Of The Week: Michael Katz

“I tend to camp as much as possible,” owner Michael Katz tells us. “Every year for the past 22 years, I’ve gone on an annual week-long campout to upstate New York with a few hundred friends. It’s been going on for multiple generations and is my favorite time of the year. (It also happens to…

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Owner Of The Week: Adrianne Gessner

Adrianne Gessner is an Outdoorsy owner from Las Vegas. She knows that her backyard is an incredible place, and that knowledge led to the opening of her RV rental business, Quill Adventures. “We live in such an amazing area, I wanted to allow others the ability to experience all that we have,” she explains.  With…

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Owner Of The Week: Chris and Anna Helmers

Outdoorsy owners Chris and Anna Helmers have enjoyed adventuring together since the beginning of their relationship. “Anna and I met on day one of our freshman year of college in Southern Illinois back in 2010,” Chris shares. “Nature, travel, and adventure have been the bedrock of our relationship for 12-plus years. It has brought us…

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Owner Of The Week: Bri Leever

Outdoorsy owner Bri Leever moved to the island of Hawai’i and immediately fell in love. “I have experienced so much transformation from the landscape and the wildness of the big island,” Bri shares. “What I’ve found is that when you approach the island and the land with a sense of awe and gratitude and respect,…

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Owner Of The Week: Matt Bussell

Owner Matt Busell fell in love with RV camping a long time ago. “My favorite camping memory is an RV trip I took with my grandparents when I was a kid,” he shares. “I guess I could say I was bitten by the RV camping bug back then, and always wanted my own RV after…

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Owner Of The Week: Rachel and Raphael Konforti

Owners Rachel and Raphael Konforti were first inspired to purchase an RV during a cross-country move. “We moved from Florida to California a few years ago and discovered how many amazing and diverse weekend and week-long trips you can take,” Raphael recalls. “Beaches, mountains, deserts, and secluded towns are all within reach from San Diego….

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Owner of the Week: Servando Partida

For Servando Partida, becoming an RV owner just made sense. “My wife and I have been big outdoorsy people since we met,” Servando tells us. “We love going on hikes and camping. We had our firstborn daughter in 2015 and were still camping in tents. When our second daughter was born in 2019, we decided…

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Owner of the Week: Jenny and Stephen

Owning a campervan was a dream that Jenny and Stephen had for a while before finally buying their rig. “We grew to love camping and the outdoors,” Jenny tells us, “and every time we would see an awesome tricked-out van, we immediately knew we wanted one of our own one day.” That said, it wasn’t…

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Owner of the Week: Clint and Lisa McKenzie

For Clint and Lisa McKenzie, the key to a successful RV rental business has been becoming an integral part of the RVing community. “We have met a few owners that live in the Las Vegas area, and we keep in touch through social media pages,” Clint tells us. “We have developed a network of these…

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