(Jan. 20, 2011) — Investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board, with assistance from Federal Aviation Administration officials and local authorities, spent Wednesday inspecting the structure and engine of the Cessna plane that crashed into a trailer at Briarcliffe RV Resort on Tuesday, killing the pilot and a woman inside the trailer.
(Jan. 20, 2011) — Wood County deputies responded to a call Tuesday morning at Chaney Point RV Park, where they found 16-year-old Loren Wayne Saunders with a gunshot wound to the chest, according to KLTV.com. He was dead upon officer’s arrival.
(Jan. 20, 2011) — The Florida Highway Patrol and the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office reported that a 4-year-old girl was killed around 4:45 Wednesday afternoon, after she was struck by a van driven by her mother near the River’s Edge RV Campground, according to Daily News.
(Jan. 20, 2011) — The Paw Paw Village Council adopted a new ordinance last week, allowing people to park recreational vehicles, boats and similar items in back, front and side yards.
(June 20, 2011) — Arkansas Congressman Mike Ross is pushing for the United States Forestry Service to reopen the Albert Pike Recreational Area, the site of a deadly flood in 2010.
(Jan. 19, 2011) — A legislative audit released Tuesday said only nine of Utah’s 43 state parks make enough money to operate without support from the General Fund, proposing five parks suffering from low visitation and high operation costs as possible closure candidates, according to the Deseret News. Among them is the Edge of the Cedars State Park.
(Jan. 18, 2011) — Fire severely damaged a recreational vehicle near a home on Terrace South in Independence shortly before 1 p.m. Monday, according to The Examiner.
(Jan. 18, 2011)— Independence RV will host a series of informative seminars and one-on-one sessions for first-time and full-time RV enthusiasts Jan. 27-30 at its RV dealership on West Highway 50. The “Ask The RV Experts” event will feature RV manufacturer representatives for approximately 30 RV-related products and accessories.
(Jan. 18, 2011) — The 23rd annual Iowa Boat, RV and Vacation Show is set for a Friday through Sunday, Jan. 21-23, at the unidome, offering outdoor enthusiasts the state’s largest indoor showroom of new models, along with exhibits, entertainment and seminars, according to the Cedar Falls Courier.
(Jan. 18, 2011) –General RV Center, one of the top RV retailers in the nation, is anticipating continued growth in 2011 and projecting almost $300 million in gross sales. This year, General RV Center will add approximately 200 new jobs, between all locations and departments, to keep with increasing RV sales numbers.
(Jan. 18, 2011) — The camper belonging to deceased Michael Ferryman, who shot and killed a Clark County sheriff’s deputy on New Year’s Day, was destroyed by fire over the weekend after being moved to a storage area at the Enon Beach Campground.
(Jan. 18, 2011) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says Barren River, Green River, Nolin River and Rough River Lake campgrounds will be affected by the changes in Kentucky beginning this year.
(Jan. 18, 2011) — The Department of Natural Resources and Environment is asking for feedback on its Recreation Passport Grant Program, after posting a revised draft of the Local Public Recreation Facilities Fund Grant Program on the department’s website.
(Jan. 18, 2011) – More than 18,000 outdoor recreation professionals are expected to attend the Outdoor Retailer Winter Market 2011 expo at the Salt Palace Convention Center.
(Jan. 18, 2011) — The future of Strawberry Park campground will be the focus of a hearing in federal Bankruptcy Court this week.
(Jan. 18, 2011) –The Red Coconut RV Resort is once again hosting the annual Winter Juried Show at the Fort Myers Beach Art Association.