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Calif. Cabins Designed To Appeal To Millennials

Millennials love getting out into nature – as long as they have a cozy place to hang with their friends and somewhere to plug in their iPhones. That’s the theory behind the new-age camping cabins popping up at California parks, part of a push to get more diverse...

Iowa Campground Inundated By Flash Flooding

The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood emergency today (Aug. 24) for four counties in northeastern Iowa after torrential rains overnight, MPR News reported. “Widespread and life-threatening flooding is occurring, and in some places near-historical...

ARVC Foundation Helps Flooded Campgrounds

The ARVC Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (ARVC), announced that it has granted disaster relief funding to three campgrounds within the past week. Two of the awarded campgrounds were damaged by the recent...

Florida RV Resort Is Looking For A Salesperson

A new and growing RV resort community in southwest Florida is looking for a salesperson, according to developer Harp Development. The resort is looking for someone who is aggressive, seasoned and mature, and would prefer people with a real-estate background. People...

RV Resort At Heart Of Plan For Marathon Key

The Housing Trust Group (HTG) has proposed a plan for the long-shuttered Crystal Cove Resort in Marathon, Fla., the Keys Weekly reported. Located between 47th and 50th Streets on the Gulfside, the plan is to develop 26 RV sites on the water complete with a pool and...

Calif. Senate Votes Against Park Trademarks

The California Senate is backing legislation prohibiting trademark claims at state parks following a dispute that led to renamed landmarks in Yosemite National Park. The Associated Press reported that senators unanimously approved AB2249 on Tuesday (Aug. 23), sending...

Int'l Students Enjoyed Work At Ky. Jellystone

Campers who visited Jellystone Park Camp Resort on Mammoth Cave Road in Cave City, Ky., this summer got to interact with six international college students from the Dominican Republic, the Glasgow Daily Times reported. The students, who have since returned to the...

Register Now For The '16 NCA Great Escape

In just three weeks, Northeast Campground Association (NCA) members will be escaping to Hickory Hill Family Camping Resort in the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York for two days of regional fun, food and adventure. The Campground Owners of New York (CONY) has a...

Child Hurt By Tree Still In Critical Condition

A week after her family’s campsite was smashed by a tree, Geisinger Hospital officials report 11-year-old Caitlyn Keeney remains in critical condition, the Daily Item of Sunbury, Pa., reported. The Hellertown, Northampton County, resident was camping with her...

Oregon Town Moves To Welcome More RVers

Sometime next spring, The Dalles, Ore., will be a little more welcoming to recreational vehicles, The Dalles Chronicle reported. On Aug. 18, The Dalles Planning Commission voted unanimously to approve a 10-space RV park that will be located on a one-acre site at 3821...

Bear Activity Closes An Alberta Campground

Public safety concerns over multiple black bears feeding near Lac Des Arc in Alberta have forced an area closure, the Rocky Mountain Outlook reported. Alberta Parks posted the closure at the Lac Des Arcs Campground and Day-Use Area on Monday (Aug. 22) and it will...

Officers Involved In Standoff At Campground

A heavy police and emergency services presence responded to an incident at the Bass Cove Family Campground in Napanee, Ontario, shortly after 8 p.m. on Tuesday evening (Aug. 23), the Kingston Heritage reported. Occupants of the campground were directed to remain...