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Conference Focus Changes to Reflect Times

Rapidly changing events in the RV park and campground industry have prompted some adjustments in the content of the Second Annual RV Park & Campground Investment Conference, scheduled for Feb. 4-6 in McLean, Va. “The focus of the 2009 Investment Conference...

RV Park Proposed for Prime Coastal Property

Owners of a prime chunk of oceanfront land at Cox Bay on Vancouver Island in British Columbia are planning to open an RV resort – not condos, hotels and houses – by June 1, 2009, according to a new website. The Pacific Rim RV Membership Resort has begun marketing 50,...

Insiders See More Contraction Before Rebound

Veterans of the recreational vehicle industry are quick to explain downturns are just part of the business and do not indicate any major or long-term problem with the product, executive management or the consumer appeal of the lifestyle. Indeed, every downturn is...

Conference Focus Changes to Reflect Times

Rapidly changing events in the RV park and campground industry have prompted some adjustments in the content of the Second Annual RV Park & Campground Investment Conference, scheduled for Feb. 4-6 in McLean, Va. “The focus of the 2009 Investment Conference...

Insiders See More Contraction Before Rebound

Veterans of the recreational vehicle industry are quick to explain downturns are just part of the business and do not indicate any major or long-term problem with the product, executive management or the consumer appeal of the lifestyle. Indeed, every downturn is...

RV Park Proposed for Prime Coastal Property

Owners of a prime chunk of oceanfront land at Cox Bay on Vancouver Island in British Columbia are planning to open an RV resort – not condos, hotels and houses – by June 1, 2009, according to a new website. The Pacific Rim RV Membership Resort has begun marketing 50,...

British Columbia Parks to Limit Emissions

Last year members of the British Columbia Lodging and Campgrounds Association (BCLCA) debated climate change. This year, they are taking action. Chris Bower, general manager of Nk’Mip Campground and RV Park, Osoyoos, B.C., and recently re-elected BCLCA...

L.A. Beach is A Parking Place in the Sun

Life for campers at Dockweiler State Beach in Playa del Rey, Calif., comes with whiffs of the nearby sewage treatment plant and the regular roar of jets from Los Angeles International Airport a mile away. But the recreational vehicle park’s loyal patrons like...

British Columbia Parks to Limit Emissions

Last year members of the British Columbia Lodging and Campgrounds Association (BCLCA) debated climate change. This year, they are taking action. Chris Bower, general manager of Nk’Mip Campground and RV Park, Osoyoos, B.C., and recently re-elected BCLCA...

L.A. Beach is A Parking Place in the Sun

Life for campers at Dockweiler State Beach in Playa del Rey, Calif., comes with whiffs of the nearby sewage treatment plant and the regular roar of jets from Los Angeles International Airport a mile away. But the recreational vehicle park’s loyal patrons like...

Minnesota Campground Expansion Plans Aired

Plans for a 34-site expansion for the publicly owned Burlington Bay Campground in Two Harbors, Minn., were discussed at a public meeting Tuesday (Dec. 2) in Two Harbors. The project could take two years to complete, according to the Lake County News Chronicle, Two...

TACO States Its Case for ARVC Change

The Texas Association of Campground Owners (TACO) is neither “exiting ARVC” nor even “testing the waters” but instead is serving its members in the best way it can by altering its membership with the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (ARVC). That’s how...