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Assyrian Community Mourns Deaths of 3 Hikers

To be Assyrian is to go to church. There is little distinction between religion and culture in a people who define themselves as the earliest Christians. So when this Central California outpost of a dwindling ethnic minority lost three promising young people to...

Lake Rudolph Campground Opens Christmas Cabins

Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort in Santa Claus, Ind., now has 25 new lodging options for families: Rudolph’s Christmas Cabins. An investment of over $1.7 million, this new section of the award-winning resort involved at least 10 local contractors throughout...

Retirees Find Work as Campground Hosts

About a mile into the woods at Hillsborough River State Park in Florida, the smell of fudge cookies baking wafts from a toaster oven outside Jack and Mary Lou Smith’s air-conditioned motorhome. As reported by the St. Petersburg Times, a plastic windmill rendered...

FMCA Offers New Discounts to Motorhome Travelers

In its continuing search for new and improved benefits for motorhome owners, Family Motor Coach Association (FMCA) is offering several new or enhanced “connections” to discounts its members. Campground Connection FMCA has launched a “Campground Connection” program to...

Rand McNally Names America's 'Most Fun Town'

Most Coloradans already know that the hot springs, caves and rafiting make Glenwood Springs an awesome getaway town. Now, thanks to a social media and marketing campaign put together by Rand McNally and USA Today, the rest of the country is in on the secret. The town...

Ontario Parks Busy During Dry Canadian Summer

Click here to watch a video, courtesy of CTV News, Toronto, about the following story. With more than 330 provincial parks and hundreds of privately owned campgrounds in Ontario, campers looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city have plenty of options...

CanaDream Reports Improved Financial Results

CanaDream Corp., the Calgary, Alberta-based RV rental firm, today (July 22) announced improved financial results for the year ending April 30, 2011. Revenues for the year of $25 million is 12% higher than last year, cash flow from operations of $7.2 million (36 cents...

Good Sam Sponsors Pocono NASCAR Races

Continuing its recent trend, Pocono Raceway announced Thursday (July 21) that Good Sam will provide title sponsorship for its  upcoming NASCAR weekend, according to the Scranton Times-Tribune. Good Sam, the world’s largest RV owners community, will back both NASCAR...

RV Rental Firm CanaDream Creates iPad App

Calgary-based CanaDream Corp. has been renting out recreational vehicles for more than 15 years, with locations in six Canadian provinces and territories. Although there are various high-tech aspects to the company’s business, including the software it uses for...

Most Minnesota State Parks Back in Business

Most Minnesota state parks will be open for day use and some for overnight camping today (July 22), according to state officials, who said restart operations were on or ahead of schedule Thursday. Twincities.com reported that a number of parks, including Itasca,...