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Upper Midwest Campgrounds Filling for Weekend

Campgrounds in the Upper Mississippi Valley region reported Thursday (May 27) they are booked or nearly full for the Memorial Day weekend. “It’s the start of the summer and everyone has Monday off, so it’s a nice three-day weekend and the perfect time to go camping,”...

Whistler RV Park Opens for 2010 Season

The newly opened Whistler RV Park and Campground near Whistler Village, British Columbia, has added over 100 RV sites and 36 tent sites to Whistler’s previously scarce RV and campsite inventory. With the Olympic-sized renovations that were undertaken on Highway 99,...

City Lowers Fees, Reduces Amenities for RV Park

In a special meeting May 20, the Beaver, Ark., town council voted to slash its RV Park campground fees and discuss contract issues with the park managers, according to the Lovely County Citizen, Eureka Springs. The council met with its three sitting aldermen. Two...

Iowa Town Completes $1.66M Campground Renovation

They come from far and near this week  to enjoy the Margaret MacNider Campground in Mason City, Iowa. Perley Holloway is from near — he lives five blocks away, according to the Mason City Glboe Gazette. “Once you’re in the park, you don’t really realize you’re in...

New York's 55 State Parks Get Reprieve

New York Gov. David A. Paterson announced Thursday (May 27) that an agreement has been reached with the Legislature to ensure there are sufficient revenues to maintain operations at all New York State parks and historic sites, including all Department of Environmental...

New Hampshire Owners Expect 10% Upturn

The New Hampshire Campground Owners Association says advance reservations are strong and is predicting a 10% increase in business this summer, Associated Press reported. Executive Director Gregg Pittman said in a statement Thursday (May 27) that the positive economic...

Hoosier Campgrounds Look for Good Weather

Watch today’s Featured Video, courtesy of WANE-TV, Fort Wayne, Ind. With the great forecast for Memorial Day weekend, lots of people are hitting the campgrounds early. Many sites have been booked for months. In 2009, Memorial weekend in northern Indiana was...

KOA Teams with Progressive Insurance for RVers

Kampgrounds of America Inc. (KOA) has chosen Progressive as its preferred RV insurance provider. To celebrate the new collaboration, Progressive and KOA will give one lucky adventurer a 16-foot Airstream Sport travel trailer, 30 days worth of free camping at KOA sites...

Two Dormant Wisconsin Campgrounds Reopen

It had once been a thriving facility, one of many in Somerset, Wis.’s bustling summer community. However, for the past five years, Apple River Campground has sat empty. “There were nine campgrounds and tubing businesses in Somerset during the 1980s,” said Jeff Taylor,...

Cavendish Campground Plan Gets Mixed Response

Organizers of the Cavendish Beach Music Festival have applied to set up a campground near the festival site, according to CBC News. The Cavendish Beach Music Festival runs from July 7 to 11 in Cavendish, Prince Edward Island. The campground would be the size of 10...

Wireway Husky Debuts EZ-Matrix Wire Partition

A new modular, welded wire partition system that is rugged, secure and easy to install for a wide range of storage and machinery protection applications is being introduced by Wireway Husky Corp. of Denver, N.C. The EZ-Matrix Wire Partition System features 8-gauge...