In business for over 45 years, Lichtsinn RV is located in Forest City, Iowa. In this small, Midwest town known for manufacturing Winnebago motorhomes, we are the dealership known for selling them. Whether for a service appointment or with their trade-in RV, we have guests that make the trip to and from our dealership from across the country and throughout the year. If your appointment brings you to our home-state of Iowa during the fall months, be sure to visit some of our favorite stops for classic fall fun.
The Iowa State Fair is the largest agricultural event in our Iowa and among the oldest and largest in the country. This annual event attracts more than a million people each year from all over the world and showcases our home state’s best in agriculture, industry, entertainment and more. Read our blog to learn more!
RAGBRAI, the Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Across Iowa, is a well-known, eight-day recreational festival of bicycles, food, music, community and more. It is the oldest, largest and longest multi-day bicycle touring event in the world. RAGBRAI began in 1973 making this year’s ride the 50-year anniversary of the event. Read our blog to learn about this year’s route and chosen overnight towns.
Winnebago uses Truma appliances in a number of their RVs. The Winnebago Boldt, Era, Solis, and Travato all include the Truma Combi Eco Plus Heating System, the first forced-air furnace and water heater powered by propane. Continue reading to learn more about why the small footprint and versatility of the Truma Combi Heating System makes it the perfect option for these Winnebago Camper Vans.
With some 200 farmers markets in Iowa, you have no limit of options for freshly grown produce, baked goods and a variety of products from eggs to meat, wine, cheese and crafts. Read our blog to learn about our favorite Iowa farmers markets, including locations close enough to check out during your visit to our dealership.
We offer convenient airport transportation from the Minneapolis/St. Paul or Des Moines airports to our dealership for those picking up their “new or new-to-them” RV. However, when our guests also have a trade-in, a trip across Iowa and ending at our dealership may be necessary. Because we have many guests that make this trip, we are happy to share some of our favorite and most memorable locations to visit in Iowa on your way to our dealership. Read our blog!
The Winnebago Era is a Class B Diesel RV built on the Mercedes VS30 Sprinter Chassis. This energy- and fuel-efficient, diesel-powered Camper Van is equipped with ample storage and spacious floorplans, making it the perfect blend of innovation and comfort. The Era boasts many 4 season features, so you can comfortably travel in your Era regardless of the weather.
We are asked frequently “Is this Winnebago Class B 4WD?” We do have a number of RVs that are available with 4WD. Before deciding on a 4WD RV however, you may want to first ask yourself do you really need a 4WD RV? In this blog we review Winnebago Class B 4WD RVs and decision points on if you need one.
One of the most asked questions from our guests is “How many people does this Winnebago Class B motorhome sleep?” Whether it be for solo trips to the wilderness or family trips to an urban campground there are many options … Continued
When it comes to freedom and flexibility motorhomes offer the ultimate experience. Ranging from the larger Class A motorhome to the compact Class B camper vans, to the Class C, all motorhomes are RVs that take transportation and living quarters … Continued