(Nov. 27, 2013) — The Methow Valley News writes that Anna Kominak, co-owner of Pine Near RV Park in Winthrop, said “electric tourists,” a new breed of traveler, began frequenting the park’s new charging station this fall.
(Nov. 27, 2013) — French artist Bufalino Benedetto’s project, named La Caravane Dans Le Ciel – Caravan in the Sky- has fulfilled his dream of creating a caravan “to go in the sky, in the clouds, the trees,” writes Co.Design.
(Nov. 27, 2013) — Campers are welcome to enjoy the Buffalo National River when the Steel Creek Campground, including the horsecamp, reopens this Friday, Nov. 29, reports Harrison Daily.
(Nov. 27, 2013) — The wells supplying the campground at Loon Lake Recreation Area with usable water went all but dry last summer. While the U.S. Bureau of Land Management searches for a solution, the date users can start reserving campsites has been moved to Feb. 16, 2014, reports Coos Bay World.
(Nov. 27, 2013) — Gulf Islands National Seashore has closed the Fort Pickens Area to all incoming public use due to winds and high surf effective now through Friday, Nov. 29, reports the Navarre Press.
(Nov. 27, 2013) — David Crawford, owner of the Crawford RV Park in Scottsboro, is not pleased with the possibility of the commission enforcing an additional fifty cent lodging surcharge in Jackson County, reports The Clarion.
(Nov. 27, 2013) — — The Borden-Carleton KOA Campground in Prince Edward Island, the Cody KOA Campground in Wyoming, the Sault Ste. Marie KOA Campground in Ontario, the Covert/South Haven KOA Campground in Michigan, the Hot Springs KOA Campground in Arkansas, and the Albert Lea/Austin KOA Campground in Minnesota have been awarded the 2014 KOA President’s Award by Kampgrounds of America.
(Nov. 27, 2013) — At its annual meeting, chairman Rob Campbell said thl is forecasting earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) for the half year to Dec. 31 to rise 25 percent to $6.6 million.
(Nov. 27, 2013) — The Weekly Bulletin reports that on Sunday, a recreational vehicle burned to the ground at the Patagonia RV Park. Owner Mike Shoemaker said he has learned the fire was likely caused by a propane gas leak behind the refrigerator.
(Nov. 27, 2013) — One Texas family said it’s a miracle they are able to celebrate this year’s Thanksgiving after their truck and 29-foot camper flipped over on an icy overpass a few days ago, reports KENS 5.
(Nov. 27, 2013) — Many families are preparing to get away for the Thanksgiving holiday, says WATE. But many fail to realize that the time of relaxation may leave them vulnerable to identify thieves.
(Nov. 27, 2013) — The chance of snow and ice didn’t keep people from visiting the Great Smoky Mountains National Park on Tuesday, writes WATE. Around 20 campers were ready to brave the cold at Elkmont Campground.
(Nov. 27, 2013) — “Every season at Olympic brings its own magic, and for the prepared visitor, winter can be an excellent time to experience the many facets of the park,” remarked Creachbaum. “I encourage visitors to take advantage of this special season at Olympic National Park – beginning with checking the weather forecast and preparing for cold, wet or snowy conditions.”
(Nov. 27, 2013) — The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation and the state Department of Environmental Conservation are offering a bonus $25 camping gift card to all persons who book a two-night minimum stay online on Cyber Monday, Dec. 2, 2013.
(Nov. 27, 2013) — “Brian is a dynamic leader who has delivered outstanding profitable growth in his previous roles at Humanscale Corporation, AT&T Mobility, and McLeodUSA Telecommunications. We are most pleased to have him join the Flexsteel team,” said Czanderna.
(Nov. 27, 2013) — Doyon/ARAMARK Joint Venture, the transportation concessionaire for Denali National Park and Preserve, will begin accepting advance reservations for the 2014 visitor season for shuttle buses and the park’s four largest campgrounds on Sunday, Dec. 1.
(Nov. 27, 2013) — There are countless accessories that can turn an ordinary camper into something extraordinary. One such accessory that was featured by Palomino in their 2014 RV announcements was the remote pop-up roof, which they featured as “fob-u-lous.”
(Nov. 27, 2013) — With the acquisition of CampgroundsAvailable.com and CampsitesAvailable.com, W G Software Inc. plans to expand its internet holdings and create an avenue for adventurers and outdoor lovers to find good locations, the company announced today.
(Nov. 26, 2013) — “Thor Motor Coach diesels have made a 25.8 percent market share increase in 2013,” said Gudger. “This market increase exemplifies our commitment to product development and new floorplans. We’ve listened to our retail customer and our team has done a tremendous job developing products that meet their needs.”
(Nov. 26, 2013) — The Marion Volunteer Fire Department responded to a camper fire at the Confederate Drive RV Park, and Chief Scott Stokes says they’ve narrowed down the reasons that could have caused the blaze, reports WTOK.