We use a checklist for everything; packing, departure from home, arrival, setup, departure from campsite, storage...
It gives you a little piece of mind that your not forgetting something, or if you did, add it to the list!
On our very first trip with our 5th-wheel (upgrade from a pop-up : O
we 'pre-drove' our route (we chose a park nearby where we picked it up) just so there were no surprises in route - lol
Linda & Paul
2014 Rockwood Signature Ultralight 8292WS
2016 Ford F-150 XLT 4X4 Supercab,
3.5L V-6 Ecoboost