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Calif. Full-Timers Launch Social Media Company

After exiting the corporate world, a California couple launched an online social media company, shorelooksnice.com, that provides a variety of marketing services to the RV retail sector while also offering  a snapshot of their travels as full-time RVers. The business...

Surge in Visitors is Overwhelming National Parks

Zion National Park in southwestern Utah is the poster child for the crowding of America’s most hallowed natural places. With its soaring and magisterial red, dun, and white rock cliffs with grand names such as the Court of the Patriarchs and the Temple of Sinawava,...

Leavitt Names Nick Spencer as Insurance Agent

Leavitt Recreation & Hospitality Insurance (LRHI) is pleased to announce that Nick Spencer has been promoted to insurance agent and specializes in home and auto insurance for individuals and families. “Nick has been with the agency a little over a year and moved...

Calif. Parks Launching New Reservation System

Visitors to California state parks can reserve campgrounds and lodging with a new booking system launching this week. SFBay.com reported that starting Tuesday (Aug. 1), residents can go online using the ReserveCalifornia service to reserve campsites up to six months...

July Consumer Sentiment Shows Surprise Gain

The Consumer Confidence Index rose in July to 121.1 to a 16-year high, despite expectations for a drop, The Conference Board announced. CNBC reported that economists polled by Reuters forecast the major indicator of consumer optimism to decline to 116.5 in July....

KOA, Sunland RV Vie for Control of Calif. Resort

Three companies are in the running to take over management of the Vail Lake Resort, a campground east of Temecula, Calif., that was known as Butterfield Country in the 1970s. According to a Press-Enterprise report, the list includes the Chula Vista-based operator of...

Colorado's State Parks Honor Military Members

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is doing its part to thank active military members and veterans this August by giving them free admission to every state park. In order to get the pass, veterans and servicemen and women just show their proof of military service at any...

VIDEO: Fidalgo Bay Resort Offers Scenic Views

Mobile RVing, hosted by Southeast Publications, spotlights Washington State’s Fidalgo Bay Resort, a 141 full hook-up site offering views of Mount Baker, San Juan Islands, Fidalgo Bay, and the Tommy Thompson scenic walking trail. The RV resort is located two...

Jellystone Parks, 'RVshare' Launch Partnership

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts and RVshare.com announced a strategic partnership designed to make renting RVs and planning camping trips faster and easier. Through the partnership, campjellystone.com will become a “one-stop shop” for camping where consumers...

Alberta Investing $20M to Improve Castle Parks

The first part of a four-year, $20 million plan to improve recreation opportunities in the Castle parks is already complete. According to a release, new amenities include improved and expanded campsites, an improved day-use area at Butcher’s Lake and new comfort...