Washoe County Parks and Open Space announced today that they have launched a new online system for the Davis Creek Campground that allows individual campsites to be reserved online.
While many current signs still read “national lakeshore” there are plans to update them. Bruce Rowe, a supervisory ranger at the Indiana Dunes National Park, says the park service is waiting until late May to hold a dedication ceremony for the new name.
AutoCamp, a Santa Barbara-born startup, offers an outdoor glamping experience in which guests get cozy in deck-out Airstreams and luxury canvas tents. The company recently opened its newest location just outside Yosemite National Park.
Otis Trailer Village, a family-friendly park in Mashpee consisting of more than 21 acres of campground, has been sold, according to a statement issued by NAI Glickman Kovago & Jacobs, a Worcester-based real estate firm that coordinated the sale.
Under new ownership and re-branding, Hammondsport/Bath KOA Resort, formerly Hickory Hill Family Camping Resort, will open their new site April 26.It is the sister resort to the Watkins Glen/Corning KOA Resort location. It provides toddler-friendly activities from sprinkler playgrounds to mini golf.
A state campground in Denali State Park and another in Nancy Lake State Recreation area have been closed to the public due to health and safety concerns resulting from spruce bark beetle infestations.
Bark Camp Campground in Scott County, High Knob Day Use in Wise County, Hurricane Campground and Raccoon Branch Campground in Smyth County, and Stony Fork Campground in Wythe County will all see small fee increases through 2021, according to a written statement on the Forest Service website.
“This campground had 63 sites when we took over. Now, we’re up to 105,” Carlson said. “We started with one cabin, then we added three more, and we have plans to add more.”
Whether you’re looking for a jumping-off point for some fantastic hikes, a leisurely stay in a cabin, or a dip in the sound, there’s a campsite for every taste, many even accessible by transit. And with a recent renovation of Washington State Parks’s online reservation system, more campsites than ever can be yours with just a few clicks or taps.
Families looking for ways to observe Easter will find a feast of buffets and a basketful of egg hunts at Tennessee State Parks, with events leading up to and including the weekend of April 20-21.
“During our recent restructuring, we heard what campground owners wanted,” said Miller. “We moved the meeting date to May so those who travel south for the winter have a chance to attend. We moved the location to the capital area to make it more central to all of our members.”
The Devil’s Tombstone Campground and Day Use Area in Greene County will be temporarily closed for the 2019 season to allow for upgrades to the facility, the state Department of Environmental Conservation said in a press release.
When your snowfall through early April is more than 150 percent of normal, you know you’ve got a long way to go before summer. At Sequoia and Kings Canyon national parks in the High Sierra of California, that snowpack, and a good number of hazardous trees, means there will be some delays in opening facilities.
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos today announced that for the first time visitors to DEC campgrounds are now able to make reservations as late as one day in advance of their desired stay.
Seasonal residents of Holtwood Campground will be relieved to learn a new combination bathroom, shower and laundry facility on the park’s north side should be open by late summer.
Park service crews are still repairing the damage from the most destructive winter season in recent memory. And it could be weeks before Half Dome Village is fully reopened.