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Fla. County Gives OK To Emergency Dune Work

Brevard County commissioners on Tuesday (Oct. 18) approved action designed to help protect 13 properties along the south beaches, where Hurricane Matthew caused significant damage to nearby dunes, Florida Today reported. County Manager Stockton Whitten told...

ELS Executives: We Expect To Keep On Growing

Senior executives of Equity Lifestyle Properties (ELS), a Chicago-based company that owns a number of manufactured housing communities as well as the Encore and Thousand Trails brands of RV resorts, detailed their company’s quarterly performance and outlook this...

ARVC's OHCE Includes A 50th Anniversary Bash

Fort Worth, Texas, will be the backdrop to the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (ARVC) Outdoor Hospitality Conference and Expo (OHCE) this year, an event that will be as big as ever and will also provide a celebration of the association’s 50th...

KOA's Convention Will Cap Another Record Year

As the summer camping season came to a close, it ended on track to be another record-breaking year for Kampgrounds of America Inc. (KOA) and its franchisees, who will get together in Chattanooga, Tenn., for the 2016 KOA Convention Nov. 14-17. That gathering in the...

Jellystone Operators Readying For Symposium

When the owners and operators of Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts from across North America get together in Covington, Ky., Nov. 6-10, they’ll be coming off a major season. It’s been a record-breaking year for the chain, according to franchisor Leisure Systems...

Cruise Inn Gears Up For 3rd Annual Conference

The independent owners and operators of Cruise Inn RV Parks will get together Nov. 11-13 in Fort Worth, Texas, for the third Cruise Inn Conference. And just as the brand has continued its steady growth, Woodall’s Campground Management has learned, this year’s...

Ky. Campground Scaring Up Tricks And Treats

Kentucky’s Fort Boonesborough State Park Campground is scaring up tricks and treats as approximately 275 campers have gone to extremes making children and adults scream with delight at their elaborately spooky decor during the annual Halloween Lights Drive Thru,...

Vt. Campground Owner Declines FEMA Grant

The owner of Camping on the Battenkill in Arlington, Vt., has turned down a U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) grant that would have aided with reconstruction after Tropical Storm Irene hit years ago, the Bennington Banner reported. Lesley Nase, who owns...

Nova Scotia Putting $400k Into Campground

After a busy summer, Battery Provincial Park in Nova Scotia is slated for $400,000 in upgrades, the Chronicle Herald reported. The pretty campground on St. Peter’s Bay, on the southwest edge of Cape Breton, will be getting a new water system, dishwashing station,...

ARVC’s OHCE Includes A 50th Anniversary Bash

Fort Worth, Texas, will be the backdrop to the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (ARVC) Outdoor Hospitality Conference and Expo (OHCE) this year, an event that will be as big as ever and will also provide a celebration of the association’s 50th...

ELS Reports Finances Up Across The Board

Chicago-based Equity LifeStyle Properties Inc. (ELS) today (Oct. 17) announced results for the third quarter and nine months ended Sept. 30. Financial Results for the Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2016 For the quarter ended Sept. 30, total revenues...

Wood-Mizer Unveils A Trio Of Log Splitters

Wood-Mizer, which bills itself as the world’s leading portable sawmill manufacturer, announced three new log splitters added to its line of wood-processing equipment. Manufactured in the U.S.A., Wood-Mizer’s new log splitter line is designed for farm and campground...