(Sept. 20, 2013) — To celebrate upcoming holiday weekends, Fort Belvoir is offering special rates at its new Travel Camp, reports the Belvoir Eagle.
(Sept. 19, 2013) — New owners have given Palm Canyon Resort & RV Park in Borrego Springs a $1 million facelift and transformed the property into a Western-themed vacation destination that also includes vintage Airstream and “Canned Ham” trailer rentals.
(Sept. 19, 2013) — McConchie’s Heritage Acres Campground in Galway is inviting area families to come out on Saturday, Sept. 28 from noon to 4 p.m. for its End of Year Bash. Proceeds raised from the Bash will benefit Camp Good Days and Special Times. McConchie’s has also partnered with fiVe BELoW for a weeklong shopping event from Sept. 22 to Sept. 29, 2013.
(Sept. 19, 2013) — The Lincoln City News Guard reports that Cottonwood Canyon State Park, located along the John Day River on Highway 206, will open for the first time on Saturday, Sept. 28.
(Sept. 19, 2013) — The new, improved central reservation system (CRS) that manages state park camping, lodging and harbor reservations will launch in November with minimal customer disruptions during the system transition, the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has announced.
(Sept. 19, 2013) — County public health officials are warning campers to stay away from common ground squirrels after three of the rodents trapped at Cedar Grove Campground inside Palomar Mountain State Park tested positive for plague late last week, reports U-T San Diego.
(Sept. 19, 2013) — Campers and boaters will have to find other spots for recreation at Benbrook Lake after the Army Corps of Engineers abruptly closed Rocky Creek Park on Tuesday morning, writes the Fort Worth Star Telegram.
(Sept. 18, 2013) — The third time was not a charm for Marty Judd, says TriCities.com. Sullivan County commissioners again denied Judd’s application for a zoning change so he can build a campground on property he owns on Boone Lake.
(Sept. 18, 2013) — Despite a soggy start to the season, the popularity of the Long Sault Parkway campgrounds continued to soar this summer, writes the Standard Freeholder.
(Sept. 18, 2013) — Operators of Falls Reserve Conservation Area in Goderich are considering leasing the park to a private company after receiving estimates between $1.3 million and $1.7 to upgrade the 190-space campsite, reports Huron News Now.
(Sept. 18, 2013) — The construction project is an expansion of the Red Lodge campground. It will include the creation of six double sites with electricity, two group use sites, five additional tent sites and an additional host pad.
(Sept. 18, 2013) — Family members say the Kettle Falls man shot by park rangers at Kettle River Campground over the weekend had been standing alongside his nine-year-old son when the bullet tore into his torso, writes The Spokesman Review.
(Sept. 17, 2013) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced Monday that it will waive day use fees at its more than 2,400 USACE-operated recreation areas nationwide in recognition of National Public Lands Day on Sept. 28.
(Sept. 17, 2013) — There will be an open house at the Branson KOA from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 22. Visitors will have a chance to tour the interiors of the GMC classic motorhomes. The motorhomes at the rally will feature factory original models up to the most modern innovations and paint schemes.
(Sept. 17, 2013) — “During this transition period, we feel the responsible action is to no longer actively support the current product. We have recently notified our affiliates of this strategic direction and look forward to re-launching our network of the finest independent campgrounds and outdoor resorts in North America,” said Gorin.
(Sept. 17, 2013) — Nine years ago, Dean Smith opened Texas Station RV Park and Storage in Gatesville. He started with six hookups and 20 RV storage spaces on five acres. They filled quickly, so Smith started adding more, writes the Killeen Daily Herald.
(Sept. 17, 2013) — The synchronized Christmas light show planned for the Hoover RV Park will not happen this year, but organizers say they’ll be ready to put it on in 2014, reports the The Huntsville Times.
(Sept. 17, 2013) — The Dan Tackett Bluegrass Jam will kick off this Friday, Sept. 20, at Hickory Lane Campground in Atlanta, reports the Lincoln Courier.
(Sept. 16, 2013) — For more than four decades, folks frolicked in the buff at Seminole Health Club & Resort in Davie, reports the Sun-Sentinel. But now Broward County’s sole nudist resort has been transformed into a KOA campground.
(Sept. 16, 2013) — Lisbon Beach and Campground Director Michael J. O’Neil said town councilors went back on their word when they authorized the purchase of an online registration system for the campground, writes WatertownDailyTimes.com.