(Oct. 25, 2013) — The NPS wants to gauge public sentiment for charging a $5 per night fee in three existing campgrounds in the New River Gorge National River: Army Camp Campground, Glade Creek Campground and Grandview Sandbar Campground.
(Oct. 25, 2013) — The Department of Conservation is offering the chance to stay for free at three Marlborough Sounds beachside campsites this summer in return for looking after the sites and other campers.
(Oct. 25, 2013) — On Tuesday, city engineer Keith Plavec told the Canton City Council that the playground equipment for the Canton Lake Campground has been delivered and crews are expected to begin installation this week, reports the Canton Daily Ledger.
(Oct. 25, 2013) — On Saturday, Oct. 26, the public is invited to visit Kohler-Andrae State Park to view the campsites decorated for Halloween, writes The Sheboygan Press. Trick-or-treating will be offered from 5 to 8 p.m.
(Oct. 24, 2013) — On Wednesday morning, the Linton-Stockton Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly installed cabins at Narrow Lake Campground in Greene-Sullivan State Forest, reports the Greene County Daily World.
(Oct. 23, 2013) — On Oct. 16, the Iron River City Council approved a request to rename the Iron River RV Park the Klint Safford Memorial RV Park, reports the Iron County Reporter.
(Oct. 23, 2013) — Under a new government plan, families will have to pay to stay at more than 100 of Victoria’s national park campgrounds for the first time, reports The Australian.
(Oct. 23, 2013) — Los Padres National Forest officials have announced a temporary closure of the Navajo Flats Campground and OHV trailhead to allow construction crews to safely conduct improvements to the area. The closure will be in effect through the end of the year.
(Oct. 22, 2013) — Campers will get to enjoy an extra weekend of camping at Silver Springs Campground in Stow, reports the Stow Sentry. Instead of closing at the end of October, the campground will close on Sunday, Nov. 3.
(Oct. 22, 2013) — According to Paul Redford, district administrator for West Virginia State Parks, reservations for campsites at Pipestem Resort State Park will be accepted online, by telephone, and by mail one year in advance from the first day of each month beginning Nov. 1.
(Oct. 18, 2013) — It’s the 20th year for the Big Muddy River Rendezvous at Prairie Island Campground in Winona, reports WXOW.com. The event, which runs through Sunday, teaches kids about the way life was in the fur-trading era of the 1840s.
(Oct. 18, 2013) — Yukon’s environment minister says he is in favor of a new campground at Atlin Lake, but says there is room for compromise on what’s built, reports CBC.ca.
(Oct. 18, 2013) — Speed bumps were not approved, but the Armstrong council voted in favor of a lower speed limit along Park Drive, the road Kin RV Park is on, reports the Vernon Morning Star.
(Oct. 18, 2013) — The Muskegon Chronicle wants to know: Does the loyalty and love for Fisherman’s Landing come from a few fishing enthusiasts, or does the facility have broader support?
(Oct. 17, 2013) — Kathy Latham, who runs several stores in Cherokee near one of the entrances to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, is hoping she can salvage fall foliage season now that North Carolina and Tennessee decided to pay the federal government to reopen the park, writes USA TODAY.
(Oct. 17, 2013) — Ranger Chris Arthur of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said today that Sawnee Campground, on Lake Lanier in Cumming, will reopen Friday after some cleaning has taken place, reports Patch.com.
(Oct. 17, 2013) — On Oct. 19 and 26, the Lyndon Lions Club, along with Friends of Pomona State Park, will sponsor a luminary display in the Burning Heart Campground at Pomona State Park in celebration of fall and Halloween, reports the Osage County News.
(Oct. 17, 2013) — Lake Erie Community Park was home to over 150 camping trailers. But this year, Girard Township supervisors won a court case to reclaim the land. The last camper moved out on Sept. 9, and campers left everything from piles of gravel to live electric wires, reports ErieTVNews.
(Oct. 16, 2013) — Neither clouds nor a federal government shutdown discouraged visitors from camping in New Hampshire over Columbus Day weekend, reports NewHampshire.com.
(Oct. 16, 2013) — Beginning Nov. 3, state park campers who make reservations on the new, improved central reservation system (CRS) website can view one or more photos of each campsite prior to making their reservations.