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3 Great Places for RVers on New Year's Eve

Editor’s Note: Diane Anderson-Minshall wrote this column which was published by examiner.com. Oregon: Gambling and Golfing near the Surf One of the most popular gaming spots in Oregon, the ocean-front Chinook Winds Casino Resort, is transformed into the Arabian...

Campers Brave Frosty Florida Temps

Despite this week’s chilly temperatures, history buffs Mark and Brenda Conley of College Station, Texas, decided to ring in the new year “fort hopping” and camping in Alabama and Northwest Florida, the Pensacola News Journal reported. Frost coated...

Couple Hopes to Turn Bare Land into RV Park

Click here to watch a video on the following story from KEPR-TV, Pasco, Wash. Not far from Badger Road, on 25 open acres of grassland near Kennewick, Wash., a couple has visions of a family RV Park complete with a petting zoo, splash park, and swimming pool. Dave and...

Vendors Address Pet Needs in Campgrounds

Since more than half of campers today travel with their dogs, more campgrounds are accommodating these canine companions to the benefit of the camper and the environment. Several companies today are contributing to the cause by making the world a more pet-friendly...

Resort Sells First ADA-Friendly Park Model

Toutle River RV Resort’s park model sales division in Castle Rock, Wash., just sold its first Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)-friendly park model after getting recent approval of the home plans from the state of Washington. “We now have these homes...

KOA Seeking e-Marketing Executive

Kampgrounds of America Inc. (KOA) is seeking someone to fill its newly created e-marketing position. The new hire would “contribute significantly to the formulation of our national marketing strategy, serve as the key individual responsible for developing...

National Park 'Fee-Free' Seminar on Jan. 11

Editor’s Note: The following information comes from the current issue of the California Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (CalARVC) Wednesday Morning Coffee Talk & Updates. The National Parks Promotion Council facilitated a teleconference in...

TVA Overhauls Campground Rate Structure

The sky may not be falling for campgrounds, but the front porches and gravel driveways will have to change, along with business fees, for campgrounds located through the Tennessee Valley Authority’s (TVA) region across the South. At last week’s Marshall County...

June 11 Flash Flood A Top Story in Arkansas

Editor’s Note: Each year, the Fort Smith, Ark., Times Record newsroom staff votes on the Top 10 local stories of the year. The Albert Pike Campground flood ranks as the No. 4 story of 2010. Here is that newspaper’s report on the tragic event that claimed...

New ARVC CEO Talks About RVing/Camping

Paul Bambei, new president and CEO of the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (ARVC), sat down for an extensive interview with RV park and campground industry writer Evanne Schmarder during the recent InSites Convention in Las Vegas, Nev. Bambei is an...