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RV Daily Report is the source for the latest news impacting the campground industry. Has a new RV park or campground opened, closed, sold, or been in the news? What are the latest stories that help campground owners and managers better run their park operations and drive traffic to their businesses? What great destinations should RVers and campers add to their must visit list? Bookmark this page and check in daily for the latest news on campgrounds and RV parks.

Investors attracted to campground industry in California

(July 26, 2010) -- Debbie Sipe, executive director of the California Association of RV Parks & Campgrounds, said investors are enticed by the idea of benefiting from a business model that serves families, rather than maybe spending money on a faceless commercial building, the Record Searchlight reported.

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Crime rises at California state parks

(July 26, 2010) -- The newspaper analyzed Department of Parks and Recreation data showing 62,575 crimes were reported in the parks last year, or about 170 a day. That compares to 65 a day in 1999. The good news is that serious and violent crimes remain rare in parks. There were 33 assaults in 1999 and 87 last year.

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Camping gets easier at British Columbia provincial parks

(July 23, 2010) -- The provincial park's department brought in two log cabins featured at the Winter Olympics and installed them at Porteau Cove Provincial Park. A similar initiative at Chilliwack Lake Provincial Park was launched this summer which includes a nine-metre, four-person RV trailer that rents for $125 per night, linen not included.

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Virtual Outdoor Expo hires staff, introduces key players

(July 22, 2010) -- The Virtual Outdoor Hospitality Expo has been filling its exhibit hall with several businesses that are easily recognizable to people familiar with the outdoor hospitality industry. Dozens of marketing calls are now being made every day by Campground Expositions, the expo’s producer, due to the efforts of two new marketing representatives.

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Summer camping numbers continue to climb at KOA

(July 22, 2010) -- Between May 1 and July 15, KOA saw an increase of more than 7 percent in camper registrations, compared to the same period in 2009. That news comes on the heels of a record Fourth of July weekend, which saw an 8 percent growth in camper registrations compared to 2009. In fact, Friday, July 2 was the highest volume of camper registrations in Kampgrounds of America’s 48-year history.

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