“We stagger the parks reservation system because the demand is incredibly high, with visitors and residents alike trying to grab their favourite spots for the summer,” said tourism department spokesperson Mike Westwick.
Free Easter egg hunts will be available for people of all ages, including an exclusive adult-only version. Some of the other Easter activities local residents can enjoy include a coloring contest, egg decorating, face painting, and pictures with the Easter Bunny.
Parks superintendent Rama Sobhani said he’s been forced to close three campsites at Ouabache Trails Park after a historic rain that dropped nearly 4 inches of rain in as many hours on Feb. 7.
The city of Kent will get another $400,000 from the King County Flood Control District to reimburse Seattle/Tacoma KOA to replace 30 campsites along the Green River.
Sitting back from State Route 64 just south of Tusayan, Ten X campground offers visitors eager to experience Grand Canyon National Park a placid alternative to the park’s camping accommodations.
In 1953, original owner Ralph Raymon Jump bought a soybean farm, where he lived in a small cinder block house with his wife and son, Jerry. As the story goes, a traveller approached the Jump family in the spring or summer of 1954 asking if he could park his camper overnight on their property.
“In recent years, BC Parks has seen a significant spike in the number of people using the Joffre Lakes trail, which now has upwards of 170,000 visitors per year,” a release from the Ministry of Environment said Tuesday.
The campground and overnight facilities at Bullards Beach State Park will be closed Jan. 1, 2020 to March 9, 2020 for construction on the campground’s main sewer line. All overnight facilities will be closed, including the RV dump station, but the day-use area of the park will remain open.
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One could argue that you need yield management the most when you have open sites. But, yield management could lead to open sites. Yes, but that is not a bad thing if you are still achieving the profit you desire.
The Nashville North KOA Campground has formed a new partnership with Old Town Trolley, a trolley tour operator and a Nashville provider of area tours and experiences.
Spring is in the air and some of us start to think about summer camping. Reservations can be tricky, but as long as you are flexible with dates, or try to go mid-week, you should be able to get a campsite. Some reservations are made four months in advance. Here are five favourite spots for whatever your needs.
Most of the sites at Platte River Campground already took reservations, but D.H. Day Campground was entirely first-come first-serve, leading to long lines overnight as people waited to nab a site. The National Park Service says the change to reservations will fix those long lines.
It had been decades since Buttonwood Park in Wood County saw any severe damage from the river, until 2015. After restoring and rebuilding just a few years ago, Wood County Park officials are back to square one following this last winter’s heavy rains and ice flows.
“Nearly 80 people overfilled the meeting hall. More importantly, putting faces to the names of over two-dozen newcomer campground owners and managers and to over half a dozen newcomer industry suppliers was truly uplifting,” said Arlington.
Bryce Canyon National Park is gearing up for the summer season as facilities reopen, hours are extended and construction projects are scheduled to begin.
The Silver Bay City Council passed a resolution March 18 to award a contract to the lowest bidder for the Black Beach Campground site improvements project.