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Mich.'s Campshare Rents RVs, Camp Supplies

There’s now a rental service that gives casual campers the ultimate camping experience in West Michigan, without having to buy all the necessary equipment or deal with the hard work of set-up and tear-down, according to FOX 17. Campshare is a camper rental...

Despite Nor'easters, N.Y. Sites Opening April 1

Despite four nor’easters ripping through the East End in March, taking a toll on the beaches in some areas, three Suffolk County, N.Y., waterfront parks are still on schedule to open to campers on April 1. But Suffolk County Legislator Bridget Fleming said on Tuesday...

Camping World To Buy Va. Dixie RV Superstore

Camping World Holdings Inc. announced that an agreement has been signed to acquire Dixie RV Superstore located in Newport News, Va. According to release, the acquisition of Dixie RV Superstore – not to be confused with Louisiana-based Dixie RV SuperStores which...

BC District Studies Feasibility Of New RV Park

The District of Sicamous in British Columbia, will be taking a closer look at developing a 350-site campground and RV park along the Eagle River near Shuswap Lake. The BC Rural Dividend Program provided the district with a $100,000 grant to develop a business case and...

Texas City Approves Plan For New RV Project

At their Monday (March 26) meeting, the Bridge City (Texas) Board of Adjustment members approved a request from Roger Howell and Don Olson to operate an RV park to be located off Texas Avenue and Crumpler Street, behind Remax, Econo Lodge and Doc’s Liquor store. Prior...

Delta Beach Design Flaws Delay Opening Day

You hire someone to do a job and expect it done right. In this case, construction of some of the Delta Beach Campground sites around Lake Manitoba in Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, have been completed, but a few things are still needed to finish the site after a design...

Report: Consumer Confidence Drops In March

U.S. consumer confidence declined in March, falling below expectations and breaking a two-month streak of gains. CNBC reported that the Conference Board’s measure of consumer attitudes on current and future economic conditions fell to 127.7, well below expectations of...

Social Platform RVillage Hosts 1st Rally In May

RVillage.com, a popular social online platform for RVers, announced it will be holding “RVillage Rally One – the Connected Road,” in Elkhart, Ind., on May 17-21 at the Elkhart Campground, 25608 County Road 4 East.  “This will be different from other RV rallies,” said...

Calif. Jellystone Adv. Reserv. Increase By 183%

Advance reservations are up 183% at the Jellystone Park at Tower Park in Lodi, Calif., compared to last year’s figures, an increase park officials attribute to their investments in new amenities, as well as new “Red Carpet” RV sites and rental cabins, according to a...

N.H. Bill Exempts Campgrounds From Liability

It was a tragedy that defied easy answers. In August 2008, the Ferra family found themselves trapped – stuck at a campsite in Ashland midway through a flash flood, staring down a precarious exit route over a raging stream. The family, visiting New Hampshire from Rhode...

Minnesota's Jay Cooke, Others Face Big Crisis

If visitors to Minnesota’s Jay Cooke State Park want to use an indoor restroom, they’re out of luck. The only choices now are a port-a-potty or an outhouse, according to The Bemidji Pioneer. The park’s water line was damaged in October, leaving it...

ORR Welcomes Zinke Advisory Panel Members

The Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR), in a press release, welcomed the U.S. Department of the Interior’s announcement of the members of the newly-established Outdoor Recreation Advisory Committee. The committee is charged with finding solutions that will improve...