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Vintage Trailer Group Gathers In Georgia

Couples and families have been coming to the Jekyll Island Campground in Georgia for dozens of years, the Brunswick News reported. But this week, a special group of campers will pull in to the campground where about 90 vintage trailers will be on display. The trailer...

Mont. N.F. Campgrounds Seeing Big Rise

National forest campgrounds saw a 20% increase in use last year in Montana, and they are expecting another boost this year, the Bozeman Daily Chronicle reported. A little more than 66,000 people camped in the Yellowstone, Bozeman and Hebgen ranger districts of the...

New Sierras Glamping Resort Opens July 1

The San Jose (Calif.) Mercury News looked at an assortment of new vacation possibilities for this summer, including a new glamping resort. If old Gold Rush towns are your style — and you enjoy camping or glamping — try the new, year-round Inn Town Campground, which...

Minnesota RV Park's Days Are Numbered

The residents of nearly 100 RVs in St. Anthony, Minn.,  were told Wednesday (April 27) that they would have to pack up and leave within a year’s time, the Lillie News reported. According to the owners of Lowry Grove LLP, a residential RV park located off the...

Gathering Will Look At Camping's Future

Camping in America’s national parks and at other federal recreation sites has created indelible memories for generations of Americans.  Yet as the nation’s demography and lifestyles change, overnight stays in our parks and other federal lands have declined even as...

GameTime Intros Mother Tree Equipment

GameTime, a manufacturer of commercial preschool playground equipment, outdoor fitness equipment and custom playground equipment, announced that it recently released MotherTree, a treehouse that fits into natural playgrounds for young children. Designed by GameTime’s...

CRS Highlights Water Equipment Trends

When Noel Carter, owner of Wake Island near Sacramento, Calif. — the largest watersports park on the West Coast — realized he got what he paid for with the installation of substandard giant inflatables from a generic manufacturer in China, he needed to do something...

First Quarter RV Shipments Up By 11.5%

RV shipments to retailers totaled 40,740 units in March, up 13.9% over the previous month and ahead of this same month last year by 11.5%, based on the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association’s (RVIA) latest monthly survey of manufacturers. This was the largest single...

Fodor's Lists Yosemite Pines In 'Top 10'

For years, Yosemite Pines RV Resort and Family Lodging has been the perfect place near Yosemite National Park for affordable cabins, RV and camping sites, and their popular yurts, according to an announcement from the park. With the addition of new, upgraded...

Campgrounds Dodge Lodging Tax Boost

The Scottsboro (Ala.) City Council approved an ordinance that will increase the city’s lodging tax by 2%, television station WHNT reported. The tax was at 12%. The the tax hike does not include campgrounds. Scottsboro has a large and popular campground in Goose Pond...

Company Intros A DIY Concrete Bench Kit

ConcreteBenchMolds.com of Framingham, Mass., announced that it has introduced an innovative new product that allows even workers with limited skills to build beautiful, durable, and inexpensive park benches. A proven product that has been meeting the demanding needs...

Texas RV Park Plans To Host Pet Adoption

Leisure Resort in Fentress, Texas, announced that it plans to host a pet- adoption event from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 14 in an effort to find permanent homes for pets who have been rescued in the greater San Marcos area. “We’ve invited the San Marcos Animal Shelter to...