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Corps Works Will Disrupt Many Campgrounds

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced that several flood damage repair and improvement projects are underway that will affect reservations at various parks throughout Tulsa District.Tulsa District encompasses all of Oklahoma, the southern half of Kansas, Lake...

CNA Adds Campground Insurance Program

The Excess and Surplus (E&S) unit of CNA insurance companies is offering a new program to fit the specific needs of resort-style campgrounds.The E&S Campgrounds program is targeted to campgrounds with amenities including river rafting, swimming, fishing,...

LSI Adds 2 New Jellystone Parks to Franchise

Leisure Systems Inc. (LSI), franchiser of 71 Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts in the U.S. and Canada, has added two new parks to its national roster in Austin, Minn., and Memphis, Tenn.”Travelers are looking for more vacations that are economical, family-oriented...

FMCA Show Successful Despite Soft Economy

Although attendance was down substantially at the Family Motor Coach Association’s (FMCA) 81st International Convention March 16-19 at the Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter in Perry, Ga., organizers were pleased with the turnout.FMCA reported that...

Good Sam Club Names Welcome Mat Winners

The Good Sam Club, the world’s largest RV owners’ organization with nearly 1 million member families, has announced the recipients of its 2009 Welcome Mat awards, aimed at recognizing RV-friendly businesses for their customer service and commitment to the...

Campfire Survey: RVers to Camp More in ‘09

Consumer confidence may be down, but RVer confidence remains high, according to the biannual Campfire Canvass survey of RV owners conducted by the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA).Fifty-five percent of survey respondents intend to use their RVs more this...

Good Sam Club Names Welcome Mat Winners

The Good Sam Club, the world’s largest RV owners’ organization with nearly 1 million member families, has announced the recipients of its 2009 Welcome Mat awards, aimed at recognizing RV-friendly businesses for their customer service and commitment to the recreation...

FMCA Show Successful Despite Soft Economy

Although attendance was down substantially at the Family Motor Coach Association’s (FMCA) 81st International Convention March 16-19 at the Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter in Perry, Ga., organizers were pleased with the turnout. FMCA reported that...

Corps Works Will Disrupt Many Campgrounds

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced that several flood damage repair and improvement projects are underway that will affect reservations at various parks throughout Tulsa District. Tulsa District encompasses all of Oklahoma, the southern half of Kansas, Lake...

'Travel Report' to Look at The Great Outdoors

Public television’s “The Travel Report” is producing a new series on “The Great Outdoors” hosted by Hugh Downs. “People will always want to travel and get away from it all when there is stress in their lives,” according to a press release. Upon...

Campfire Survey: RVers to Camp More in ‘09

Consumer confidence may be down, but RVer confidence remains high, according to the biannual Campfire Canvass survey of RV owners conducted by the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA). Fifty-five percent of survey respondents intend to use their RVs more...