(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) — This past summer, Northern Nights LLC and the owners of Cook’s Valley Campground produced the inaugural Northern Nights Music Festival in Piercy, reports the Redwood Times. The Southern Humboldt Schools Foundation received $2,250 from ticket sales.
(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. 23, 2013) — WMBF reports that a dead dolphin washed ashore this morning at the Pirate Land Campground in Myrtle Beach.
(Oct. 22, 2013) — Harbour Village Campground and Waterpark in Sturgeon Bay will be highlighted in an episode of the syndicated TV show “Discover Wisconsin” on Oct. 26 and 27, reports the Door County Advocate.
(Oct. 22, 2013) — Police in Geauga County are investigating an apparent arson that took place Saturday morning at the Country Lakes Family Campground in Montville, reports FOX 8. A cabin, which serves as the campground owners’ summer home, was destroyed.
(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. 22, 2013) — The Chop House, Torture Chamber and the Electric Avenue Chamber are waiting for those who visit the haunted campground at Megunticook Campground in Rockport, reports PenBayPilot.com.
(Oct. 21, 2013) — The campground includes a western town complex, ice cream parlor, a fleet of rental bikes, a sports complex and even its own passenger train. An adjacent amusement park also has two water slides, a plunge pool, bumper boats and go carts.
(Oct. 21, 2013) — “We had already done most of the necessary upgrades to be a KOA Holiday campground,” said Darlene Goodbout, who noted they have been busy upgrading several of their popular RV patio sites, and campers are noticing.
(Oct. 21, 2013) — Findings show that recreation is increasing but outdoor recreation managers and entities are struggling to accommodate the increased demand due to decreasing budgets, increasing maintenance costs and lack of coordination between federal, state and local governments, the Great Falls Tribune reported.
(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) — Effingham Water Authority trustees have approved changes in the lease for Lake Sara Campgrounds to facilitate their sale, reports Effingham’s News Leader.
(Oct. 18, 2013) — The Comox Valley Record reports that a group of citizens has stepped up in an effort to help resolve the battle between the City of Courtenay and the owners of Maple Pool Campground.
(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) — “For 2014, we tied together a wide range of campground-related products and services in an eye-catching three-dimensional design,” said Pelland. “We hope that the first impression that the cover creates will make it more likely that recipients will open the guide, keep it on file, and reference it throughout the year.”
(Oct. 18, 2013) — “People coming with their families can register their children for the CONY Kids Club, with daily supervised activities happening while the adults are at seminars and meetings. Teens interested in learning more about the outdoor hospitality industry can attend seminars geared especially for them,” said Bennett.
(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.