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Tree Danger Closes Popular Oregon Park

The popular Oswald West State Park on Oregon’s northern coast is closed, a victim of falling trees and threatened campers, and it isn’t certain if it will open to camping again, according to the Seattle (Wash.) Post Intlelligencer. Idaho camper Derrick...

Floridians’ RVs Used but Less Traveled

Although many RV owners are modifying their vacation plans because of fuel costs, that doesn’t mean they’re giving up the RV lifestyle completely, according to the Tampa Tribune. “We’ve got them, we’re happy we got them and we’re...

Durango RV Resort Opens to First Customer

Red Bluff, Calif., resident Ray Griffith takes his RV out on the road at least once a month and August is no exception. Last Friday (Aug. 8), the 63-year-old landscaper took his wife, his daughter and the family’s two dogs all the way around the block to Durango RV...

County Nixes New Campground for Now

A survey asking residents of Whitney Point, N.Y., whether they favor the construction of a campground at Dorchester Park has been rendered unnecessary because Broome County lawmakers cut the proposal from their future projects list, according to the Binghamton Press...

Virus Sickens 60 Wisconsin Campers

Wisconsin health officials say norovirus is the likely cause of an illness that struck more than 60 campers in Pardeeville, Wis., last weekend. About 700 people attended the annual Wet and Wild weekend at the Pride of America Campground, according to the Associated...

Ag Fire Threatens California Resort

An agricultural burn Thursday (Aug. 7) near Kingsburg, Calif., got out of control, touching off a fire on an island in the Kings River that threatened the Riverland RV Resort. Workers at the 160-site resort on the south shore of the river off Highway 99 used garden...

LSI: Wisconsin Park Financially Sound

The financial difficulties befalling the Three Bears Resort in Warrens, Wis., are overshadowing the ongoing success of the adjacent Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resort. Both properties are owned by Van Der Molen Recreational Properties Inc., which announced last...

Girl Dies in Campground Flood

A 7-year-old girl was swept away in a flash flood and died Thursday (Aug. 7) night at a campground in Ashland, N.H. Ashland, located 40 miles north of Manchester, was worst hit in a storm that killed the girl, swept away roads and displaced dozens of people, according...

Virus Sickens 60 Wisconsin Campers

Wisconsin health officials say norovirus is the likely cause of an illness that struck more than 60 campers in Pardeeville, Wis., last weekend. About 700 people attended the annual Wet and Wild weekend at the Pride of America Campground, according to the Associated...

Ag Fire Threatens California Resort

An agricultural burn Thursday (Aug. 7) near Kingsburg, Calif., got out of control, touching off a fire on an island in the Kings River that threatened the Riverland RV Resort. Workers at the 160-site resort on the south shore of the river off Highway 99 used garden...

LSI: Wisconsin Park Financially Sound

The financial difficulties befalling the Three Bears Resort in Warrens, Wis., are overshadowing the ongoing success of the adjacent Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resort. Both properties are owned by Van Der Molen Recreational Properties Inc., which announced last...

Girl Dies in Campground Flood

A 7-year-old girl was swept away in a flash flood and died Thursday (Aug. 7) night at a campground in Ashland, N.H. Ashland, located 40 miles north of Manchester, was worst hit in a storm that killed the girl, swept away roads and displaced dozens of people, according...