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Calif. Campground Arrangement Unique

A state agency charged with conserving California’s scenic coast is investing in a proposed shoreline development, part of a novel partnership that could serve as a national model, the Wall Street Journal reported. The California State Coastal Conservancy, which...

Camping Winding Down At Nev. KOA Site

Since MGM Resorts International decided to close the Kampgrounds of America (KOA) campground near Circus Circus and make it the City of Rock, campers have known their time was limited, television station KLAS reported. MGM is making room for the Rock in Rio open-air...

City: RV Park Can Sell If MHs Are Removed

The Tool (Texas)  City Council agreed to grant a Certificate of Occupancy (CO) to the Sweet Home RV Park and Laundromat — as long as the RV park owner removes all mobile homes from the park, the Athens Review reported. Vehicles in place more than 180 days will be...

Wyoming River Shift Closes Campground

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has closed the Wiggins Fork dispersed campground site and a portion of the access road on the Inberg/Roy Wildlife Habitat Management Area outside of Dubois, County10.com reported . The closure follows a major channel movement of...

Flash Flood Strands Campground Visitors

A lot of rain fell within a short period of time Monday, triggering a flash flood in the center of Great Village, Nova Scotia, CTV News Atlantic reported. It is estimated as much as two inches of rain fell overnight, covering roads and filling basements. The access...

Calif. City Restoring Closed Campground

Two of the entertainment and sports facilities in Pico Rivera, Calif., have been given an infusion of cash — more than $300,000 — in an effort to make them more appealing to the community, the Whittier Daily News reported. The City Council approved spending $200,000...

Old Tannery Site Targeted For An RV ParK

The site of the former Eagle Ottawa Leather Co. facility on the east side of Grand Haven, Mich., could soon serve an entirely different purpose, the Grand Haven Tribune reported. “They’re proposing an RV campground (with) 150 sites right along the river,” Grand Haven...

Camping Area Relay For Life Brings In $6k

Ten teams with 100 participants gathered at Hidden Valley Camping Area in Jamestown, N.Y. Aug. 17 for a 12-hour Relay For Life event benefiting the American Cancer Society. When all was said and done, the event raised $6,652.89, according to a written announcement....

Flooding Evacuates A N.M. Campground

Eddy County, N.M., may need a portion of the $750,000 in emergency funds that were allocated by Gov. Susana Martinez Wednesday (Sept. 17), the Current-Argus reported. Martinez visited southern Eddy County Friday after overnight rains caused flash flooding in the area,...

Campground Getting $170k In Light Work

It’s time to shed some light – security lighting, that is – on the Spearfish (S.D.) City Campground, the Black Hills Pioneer reported. The Spearfish City Council awarded the bid for the campground replacement lighting project to the $169,874 proposal from Muth...

Campground Struggles With Popular Pier

Over the last week, fishermen and walkers at the north pier in Algoma have been asked to proceed onto the pier at their own risk by the owners of the property and campground adjacent to the pier, the Kewaunee County Star-News reported. Earlier, owners of Sunrise Cove...

Upgrade Work Closing N.C. Campground

The U.S. Forest Service announced that it will spend about $700,000 this year to renovate Cedar Point Campground in the Croatan National Forest in North Carolina, Carolina Coast Online reported. Croatan District Ranger Jim Gumm said the project is a substantial...