(March 19, 2010) -- The move to join Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts is the latest move for Garry and Debbie Ingram, who have transformed Shoal’s Bend RV Resort into a family friendly campgroundRead More »
(March 19, 2010) -- The New York Department of Environmental Conservation has been asked to release information on whether campgrounds and other facilities it oversees could be targeted for closure or reduced operations in Gov. David Paterson’s budget proposal.Read More »
(March 19, 2010) -- Shakopee Police Captain Jeff Tate reports that the Shakopee Valley RV Park campground is under water. The Minnesota River will continue to rise in Shakopee over the weekend.Read More »
(March 19, 2010) -- The Arizona State Parks Board opted not to let Lake Havasu City become “Plan B” for Lake Havasu State Park, while several proposals from other communities with struggling state parks saw approval.Read More »
(March 19, 2010) -- Members of the Nebraska State Game and Parks Commission indicated Thursday they were sympathetic to appeals to change the policy that generally bans consuming alcohol in state parks.Read More »
(March 19, 2010) -- About a year ago, KOA Kampgrounds came up with the idea to let campers rent Airstream trailers like hotel rooms. One of the places the trailers are parked is Circus Circus on the Strip.
(March 19, 2010) -- A new bill in the Alabama state legislature would cut rental fees in half for state residents.
(March 22, 2010) -- The growth of the KOA Directory reflects the increase in size of the KOA system to 475 parks in 2010 – the most since the year 2000. The 2010 Directory also includes a detachable brochure detailing KOA’s lodging opportunities.Read More »
(March 19, 2010) -- In 2009, the average number of nights stayed at KOA campgrounds by Value Kard Rewards members increased 5 percent as well as a 9 percent increase in the average number of camping trips taken by members.Read More »
(March 19, 2010) -- “We are just getting underway with our marketing for this event, and we already have nearly 30 percent more reservations than we had at this time last year,” said Gast. “We’ve got guests that now make this special event the official start of their camping season every year."Read More »
(March 19, 2010) -- With the Minnesota River expected to crest on Tuesday, Shakopee Police Captain Jeff Tate said Thursday afternoon that the Shakopee Valley RV Park campground is already under water.Read More »
(March 18, 2010) -- California lawmakers on Thursday will consider what is believed to be the nation's most far-reaching smoking ban in state parks.Read More »
(March 18, 2010) -- USDA Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell announced Wednesday his decision not to implement proposed changes to fees charged to holders of passes at Forest Service campgrounds operated by private businesses. The chief’s decision means seniors and people with disabilities will continue to receive a discount at Forest Service campgrounds run by private concessions.Read More »
(March 18, 2010) -- Arizona's parks system is limping into the next fiscal year with few assurances it will exist after June 30, the result of lawmakers reducing its budget by nearly 80 percent since 2007.Read More »
(March 18, 2010) -- Emerald Glen RV Park will auction off its 150-space, 20-acre campground near Longview, Texas, Apri 23. Subject to credit approval, the winning bidder may qualify for assumable financing.Read More »