(Aug. 15, 2013) — The Grand Prairie Corn Maze will open for another year Saturday at Country Roads RV Park, located just west of the 4 Mile corner, reports HQ Grande Prairie.
(Aug. 15, 2013) — On Sunday, Aug. 25, the National Park Service turns 97 years old. To celebrate, admission to all national parks will be free so that everyone can join in the festivities taking place coast-to-coast.
(Aug. 15, 2013) — The Town of Black Diamond has authorized the Foothills Lions Club to be in charge of cleanup at the Black Diamond Lions Campground, which was devastated by a flood in June, reports the Western Wheel.
(Aug. 14, 2013) — On Tuesday, Travis County commissioners unanimously approved the nonprofit Mobile Loaves & Fishes’ plans for a 27-acre development that would house about 200 chronically homeless people in RVs, small homes and tepees, writes the Austin American-Statesman.
(Aug. 14, 2013) — The Tennessee Campground Association has named Lakeview RV Park in Bluff City as Campground of the Year, reports TriCities.com. The 151-site facility received the award in the large campground category.
(Aug. 13, 2013) — A black bear that was killed at the Mount Kidd RV Park in Kananaskis over the weekend after getting too close to campers serves as a solemn reminder for outdoor users to keep food out of reach of wildlife, writes the Calgary Herald.
(Aug. 13, 2013) — The Charlie Daniels Band will headline the first inaugural Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts Music Festival on Aug. 31 at the Lake of the Rockies Campground in Monument, reports Our Colorado News.
(Aug. 13, 2013) — Sun-N-Fun Resort and Campground in Sarasota, the area’s oldest and best-known recreational vehicle resort, has changed hands, reports the Sarasota Herald-Tribune. Royalty Resorts Co. sold the 178-acre resort to Arizona’s Carefree Communities.
(Aug. 12, 2013) — Workamper News, Inc. is producing Workamper Discovery Days, Nov. 2 and 3, 2013 with Bonus Training Days Nov. 1 and 4. Active RVers and RV dreamers will come together at Shadow Hills RV Resort, in Indio, Calif., to experience educational seminars and networking.
(Aug. 9, 2013) — The north end of the tenters’ island at Surf n’ Stream Campground in Toms River is being remodeled into a bird sanctuary, and the campground is launching a “Name That Island” contest on its Facebook page, asking guests to help choose a name for the park.
(Aug. 9, 2013) — The Port of St. Helens announced recently that it has opened the Bayport RV Park and Campground inside the Scappoose Bay Marine Park in Warren, reports the St. Helens Chronicle.
(Aug. 9, 2013) — State fire officials are looking for the cause of a blaze that destroyed the business office at Heritage Hills Campground in Liberty early Tuesday morning, reports the Palladium-Item.
(Aug. 9, 2013) — The Pyrotechnics Guild International will gather at Cooper’s Lake Campground in Slippery Rock from Aug. 11-16 to host the largest fireworks displays in the United States, according to Jack Cohen, president, Butler County Tourism and Convention Bureau.
(Aug. 9, 2013) — The emerald ash borer has arrived in Cayuga County, reports the Auburn Citizen. The federal Animal and Plant Health Identification Service confirmed the discovery of three adult borers at the Hejamada Campground and RV Park in Montezuma.
(Aug. 8, 2013) — “We take great pride in this award,” said Charest. “We really cater to families and put a lot of effort into our activities. Everyone is treated like family and our campers are really what make this place so great.”
(Aug. 8, 2013) — Lakenewsonline.com reports that early Wednesday morning, Camp Bagnell and Riverview RV Campground in Lake Ozark, Mo., evacuated campers in anticipation of the flood gates opening at the Bagnell Dam.
(Aug. 8, 2013) — Severe weather hit northeast Wisconsin Tuesday night and Wednesday morning, causing severe damage, reports Newsradio 620. There were reports of winds up to 80 mph in Outagamie County.
(Aug. 8, 2013) — Pinellas County commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday to allow a new 260-unit apartment complex to replace the Briarwood Travel Villa and RV Park in Largo, reports Tampabay.com.
(Aug. 8, 2013) — This week, the Chickasha City Council voted not to de-annex property behind Morris Motorsports, ending any chance of owner Mark Morris building a temporary RV park on the lot, reports the Chickasha Express Star.
(Aug. 7, 2013) — A jolt of energy from new ownership is bringing some upgrades to the Lost Lake Resort & Campground in Hood River, reports The Oregonian.