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Protestors' Campground Now Has Yurts, Teepees

Protestors of the Dakota Access Pipeline continue to clash with police at the Oceti Sakowin Campground near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota, the U.K. Daily Mail reported. The campground has grown to feature everything from buses to tents, from RVs...

RV Parks, Campgrounds Offering Holiday Events

While many northern parks go dormant in autumn, camping friends and families will eat, drink and be merry this holiday season at many other parks across the U.S. Campgrounds and RV parks are attracting campers beyond summertime with festive food and holiday activities...

Lieberman: MCPS Serves Campgrounds 10 Years

The following column is by Art Lieberman, president of Merchants Choice Payment Solutions (MCPS) for Campgrounds. This week is a big anniversary for MCPS for Campgrounds, because this week we celebrate 10 years of serving this industry. I started MCPS of Central...

Ocean Lakes Getting Ready For Winter Travelers

Ocean Lakes Family Campground, the largest campground on the East Coast, touts itself as the perfect spot for RV enthusiasts heading south to escape the cold winter months. It offers a vast array of amenities, an oceanfront setting, and is located in Myrtle Beach,...

Colo. Campground Named In Honor Of Rancher

More than 40 people gathered at Jouflas Campground in Rabbit Valley in western Colorado on Saturday (Nov. 19) to celebrate the late Chris Jouflas, a longtime sheep rancher and pillar of the region, the Grand Junction Sentinel reported. The U.S. Bureau of Land...

Judge Rules In Favor Of Campground Residents

A group of campground residents has won a small battle in its lawsuit against a Sauk County, Wis., zoning board, the Baraboo News Republic reported. In a decision Thursday (Nov. 17), a judge reversed action taken by the Sauk County Board of Adjustment against members...

B.C. Beach Park Gets Big Dog-Related Changes

A new management plan for Island View Beach in Victoria, British Columbia, is being recommended for approval despite the concern of some Capital Regional District (CRD) parks committee members that dogs are being given too much room to roam. “When I look at this plan...

N.H. Campground's Office Damaged In A Blaze

Fire heavily damaged the office building at Clearwater Campground in Meredith, N.H., late Sunday afternoon (Nov. 20), the New Hampshire Union Leader reported. Deputy Fire Chief Jay Haines said the fire, reported at 2:48 p.m. by an off-duty firefighter from...

Jellystone Parks Post Double Digit Growth in '16

The Jellystone Camp-Resort network has seen double digit revenue and a record average park sales volume of $1.325 million, according to Leisure Systems Inc. (LSI), the privately-held company that franchises 84 Jellystone Parks across the U.S. and Canada. “We’re on a...

NJCOA's LaPorta Wins ARVC Leadership Award

New Jersey Campground Owners Association (NJCOA) Past President Judy LaPorta, owner of Little Oaks Campground in Cape May Court House, N.J., was honored with a State Leadership Award at this year’s National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (ARVC) Outdoor...

California Park Fundraiser Helps Veteran in Need

When Kris Oneida met a young unemployed veteran at his church, he and his wife gave him three days of work raking up pine needles and pine cones at Wishon Village RV Park, a 20-acre forested campground in the Sierra Nevada east of Fresno. The veteran, whose first name...