(Nov. 26, 2018) — Yes, we’re sure the one in your living room or family room is a thing of glittering beauty, but for many Wisconsinites it is a reminder that we have vast campgrounds across the state that offer up thousands of pines, balsams and spruce in all their natural glory and once the holiday season is past, our thoughts will once again turn to the outdoors.
(Nov. 26, 2018) — “It was a big step to come to this purchase agreement. We’ve been working on getting the land for about two years, and we were finally able to get a purchase agreement signed off,” Huston said. “It’s prime spot for an adventure park. With the campground opening next year — the Black Beach Campground — it’s going to work out really nicely for us.”
(Nov. 26, 2018) — Kandiyohi County will deliver a strong nudge this coming year to get the public to make reservations online for campsites at its county parks.
(Nov. 26, 2018) — The question of how the purchase of a piece of property necessary for the proposed community campground project will be funded was on the agenda at the Nov. 14 Sicamous council meeting.
(Nov. 23, 2018) — The ultimate gift for a West Virginia state park fanatic, park system gift-cards for 2019 include eight bonus coupons for park amenities if purchased before Dec. 14, according to system spokeswoman Miranda Cope.
(Nov. 23, 2018) — Don’t know what to buy for the person who has everything? Giving a holiday gift pack from the DNR may be your solution.
(Nov. 23, 2018) — A lawyer for the developer seeking to build a campground development in Big Pond missed a deadline to file a submission to the provincial regulator by 89 minutes and as a result the group opposed to the project sought to have the document ruled inadmissible.
(Nov. 22, 2018) — Over these past few weeks, we’ve hit the jackpot on finding some amazing places to park for the night — or a week — including a fantastic find in Prescott, Arizona, a cool little city where we did some serious shopping in the historic downtown, and also loaded up on staples at Trader Joe’s.
(Nov. 22, 2018) — The state Department of Environmental Conservation is holding a public meeting to discuss “proposed and significantly expanded recreational opportunities at the Hinckley Reservoir Day Use Area,” according to a news release.
(Nov. 22, 2018) — The Lake View City Council has put proposed improvements to a campground in town on the “backburner” after bids for the project came in higher than expected. Administrator, Scott Peterson, says the city had intended to make extensive changes to Camp Crescent on Black Hawk Lake’s northwest shore.
(Nov. 22, 2018) — The Santa Claus Land of Lights opens for the season on Thanksgiving night, November 22.
(Nov. 21, 2018) — Over the Black Friday craze and ready to head outdoors? You can emerge from that Thanksgiving food coma and enjoy any of 41 state parks for free Friday.
(Nov. 21, 2018) — Looking for something to do for the holidays? There’s no better place to celebrate with the family than one of Oregon’s most beloved places, Silver Falls State Park!
(Nov. 21, 2018) — If crowding into a store on Black Friday just isn’t your thing, maybe you’d rather venture into the great outdoors that day — especially with the forecast of sunny skies and a high of nearly 50 degrees this Friday.
(Nov. 21, 2018) — “Safety is our number one concern, so leveling out the sidewalks is always a big priority for us. Re-doing the bridge is another priority — that bridge is pretty old,” John Anthanason, public relations manager for Weeki Wachee Springs State Park, said.
(Nov. 21, 2018) — The event will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and will include food from Little Sister’s Big Rig and handcrafted items from eight vendors: Alpaca Creations, Rich Valley Apiary, Petal, Peggy Hauser, Jabebo, Palace Apiary, Blackberry and Sage Market and Straub Brewery Inc.
(Nov. 21, 2018) — Rescheduled due to the Monday closure of city offices in recognition of Veterans Day, the Navasota City Council met in regular session Tuesday, Nov. 13, and took action on a number of items including the resolution of the cracked groundwater storage tank.