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Jewell Addresses Western Governors Confab

New Interior Secretary Sally Jewell traveled to a political lion’s den Friday (June 28) – a gathering in Park City, Utah, of Western governors who complained about federal control of public lands that make up much of the West and Alaska. In a private...

Why One Idaho RV Park Has Never Been Built

Editor’s Note: The following story from the Idaho Statesman, Boise, explains how plans for a major recreational development in Idaho have yet to get off the ground or out of the ground. The Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation announced in 2006 an ambitious...

Nine Great Places for Families to Go Camping

Grandparents.com is celebrating National Camping Week by providing the best U.S. campsites to spend time with the family, the Huffington Post reported. Whether you love waterparks, hiking, fishing, boating, or sightseeing, our handy guide will help you find the...

Rebuilding Begins in Royal Gorge, Colo. Area

A staple of the Royal Gorge Bridge & Park near Canon City, Colo., was removed Friday (June 28) as cleanup of the tourist attraction got underway, the Canon City Daily Record reported. Construction workers used a crane to remove the aerial tram’s skeleton...

Sun Communities CEO Reaches New Contract

Sun Communities Inc., a Southfield, Mich.-based real estate investment trust (REIT) that owns and operates RV parks and manufactured housing communities, has agreed to a new employment contact with CEO Gary A. Shiffman. According to an 8-K filing with the Securities...

Delaware State Park Unveils 5 New Zip Lines

The new Go Ape Treetop Adventure at Lums Pond State Park in northern Delaware is the first zip line treetop adventure course in a state park on the East Coast, the first treetop adventure course in Delaware and Go Ape’s first partnership with a state park, according...