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Reno Explains Law on 'Dry Camping'

The city of Reno, Nev., says RVs must be parked overnight in designated parks, not in casino or store parking lots. It’s not a new rule but it’s gaining more attention lately, according to KTVN-TV, Reno. Water and sewer hook ups at RV parks keep waste out of a public...

Former KOA to Become Nature Habitat

A closed sign now graces the front of the former KOA Kampground near Yakima, Wash., signifying a new use for the site that has attracted permanent residents and overnight campers for 40 years, according to the Yakima Herald-Republic. The popular camping spot is now...

Park Operator Dies During Search

The search for two canoeists floating the Little Niangua River near the Missouri Department of Conservation Access at Fiery Fork 50 miles northeast of Springfield ended in tragedy when the campground operator who had gone looking for them died of a fatal heart attack....

Campgrounds Must Meet Pool/Spa Regs

Got a swimming pool or spa at your campground? If so, the deadline is quickly approaching for compliance with the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool & Spa Safety Act, a new law which takes effect Dec. 19 and requires safety improvements at every public pool and spa in...

Good Sam Insurance Sponsoring Events

Good Sam Insurance Plan has become naming sponsor of an 11-show series for Affinity Events, a division of Affinity Group Inc. (AGI). For the first time in Affinity Events’ four-year history, an entitlement sponsor has been created, establishing The Good Sam...

Reno Explains Law on ‘Dry Camping’

The city of Reno, Nev., says RVs must be parked overnight in designated parks, not in casino or store parking lots. It’s not a new rule but it’s gaining more attention lately, according to KTVN-TV, Reno. Water and sewer hook ups at RV parks keep waste out of a public...

Life on Wheels Founder Maxwell Dies

Gaylord Maxwell, 83, author, educator and founder of the Life on Wheels (LoW) instructional program for RVers, died Saturday (Sept. 20) afternoon after a short illness in Couer d’Alene, Idaho. As recently as the first week in September, Maxwell taught four Life...

RV Park Open in Time for FMCA Rally

The Riverside RV Park in downtown North Little Rock, Ark., was officially opened Friday (Sept. 19), as thousands of RV owners are set to descend on the area for the Family Motor Coach Association’s Six-State Rally. The first-of-its-kind facility is expected to...

Forest Service Officer Killed in Campground

A U.S. Forest Service officer was fatally shot Saturday (Sept. 20) at an Olympic Peninsula campground near Sequim, Wash., 50 miles west of Seattle, the Associated Press reported. The suspected killer died hours later in a shootout with two sheriff’s deputies,...

Duluth Area Campground Proposed

A new campground is being planned for a vacant plot of land north of Duluth, Minn. The 30-acre tract would hold about 80 sites, some with electric and water service, Gnesen town officials say. The campground would be located between the Island Lake Inn and the United...

RV Park Open in Time for FMCA Rally

The Riverside RV Park in downtown North Little Rock, Ark., was officially opened Friday (Sept. 19), as thousands of RV owners are set to descend on the area for the Family Motor Coach Association’s Six-State Rally. The first-of-its-kind facility is expected to...

Forest Service Officer Killed in Campground

A U.S. Forest Service officer was fatally shot Saturday (Sept. 20) at an Olympic Peninsula campground near Sequim, Wash., 50 miles west of Seattle, the Associated Press reported. The suspected killer died hours later in a shootout with two sheriff’s deputies,...