Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-29-2015, 01:11 PM   #21
Senior Member
Join Date: Oct 2013
Posts: 408
The Fresh Cab packets mentioned above have worked for me.

2001 Ford F250 7.3l converted to F350 specs
2014 Flagstaff 8528RKWS
2 - 2006 model year Border Collies
Mtelkman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-29-2015, 01:29 PM   #22
Senior Member
rsdata's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2014
Location: Northern KY
Posts: 1,547
electronic anti-rodent gizmo

Back in 2012 I purchased one of these. Since then I have purchased 4 more to use in various parts of my garage, camper and home. : Victor M792 Heavy-Duty Sonic PestChaser (not available in HI or NM) : Home Pest Repellents : Patio, Lawn & Garden
Attached Images


2014 Shamrock 183
2014 RAM 1500 Bighorn Crew Cab, HEMI, 3.21 gears, 8 Spd, 4X4
rsdata is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-29-2015, 03:55 PM   #23
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2015
Location: Leech Lake, MN
Posts: 159
We've used dryer sheets for several years and have had no mice. Plus it smells great when we take it out of storage in the spring.
hondo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-29-2015, 04:00 PM   #24
Senior Member
Dennis and Julie's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Williston ND
Posts: 305
Originally Posted by riverrat958 View Post
I only use bounce dryer sheets- never had a problem - on my third camper in 12 yrs
Dennis and Julie
2012 Flagstaff 30WFKSS
2013 Chevy Silverado 2500HD
2012 Chevy Silverado 2500HD
Dennis and Julie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-29-2015, 07:02 PM   #25
Senior Member
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: Los Padres National Forest
Posts: 158
Irish Spring original bars in all storage areas have worked in California and Idaho and Wyoming for us for several years.
2014 Sunseeker
3170ds (Suzuki Samurai 1986 toad)
Gary and Dottie, fur babies Doodle(corgi) and Beau(yellow lab)
Yorkranchgalnguy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-29-2015, 07:39 PM   #26
Senior Member
Join Date: Mar 2014
Posts: 1,748
Originally Posted by kandl View Post
Ensure that all potential access points are sealed. That includes openings as small as a dime. Yep, that small. Been there, done this. Oft touted retardants (peppermint, dryer sheets) may dissuade some rodents from entering but most will toddle right on by.
X2. There is no "fix all", if there was don't you think we would have heard about it. Rodent damage is in the tens of millions across the board each year.

At night with slides closed (storage mode), flood the interior with light, crawl underneath and mark all light points. Steel wool and great stuff the openings.

For MH owners, make sure you put the air on recycle, that closes the door from the intake, which is another entry point. Also, if your lucky to have inside storage, keep the 5 gal pail trap outside your unit. Use. RV antifreeze in the bottom, they love to drink that stuff. Tastes soooo good!
Still Kickin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2015, 11:57 PM   #27
Senior Member
Sharon455's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Southern Arizona
Posts: 387
We use the electronic repellents in our 2nd house and haven't seen a mouse dropping in months. I keep planning to grab another pack for the MH as a just in case measures since we have been lucky to not have any here at this house.
I recall on another thread that someone mentioned dumping their used kitty litter under their trailer. I think they figured the scent from the cat kept the mice at bay.

Happiness is just a ride away!
Sharon455 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-11-2015, 04:17 PM   #28
Junior Member
Join Date: Aug 2015
Posts: 6
Try irish spring bar soap, has to be the dark green..Cant swear by it, but no mice in a couple years. Place several bars throughout inside of camper...good luck
gmw9510 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-2015, 10:06 AM   #29
Senior Member
Join Date: May 2013
Posts: 571
X2 on irish spring soap
Kuba is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-2015, 10:13 AM   #30
Boss Ox & Drovergirl
oxcamper's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: N.E. Ohio Snow Belt
Posts: 671
We have a surplus of barn cats which are free for the asking!

Mark, Vicki, & Scout THE dog
2015 Hemisphere 282RK
2010 F250 Super Duty
1992 Goldwing Aspencade
oxcamper is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by is not in any way associated with Forest River, Inc. or its associated RV manufacturing divisions.

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:52 AM.