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RVC Outdoors Starts 2018 Off On Strong Note

In 2018, officials at Memphis, Tenn.-based RVC Outdoor Destinations said they hope to continue adding amenities and improving the customer experience at the 10 resorts RVC owns throughout the United States. Alex Embry, RVC’s vice president of marketing, told...

Alaska Park Could Be Liable For 2010 Shooting

After reviewing the facts in a 2010 shooting at Thane Campground, the Alaska State Supreme Court reversed parts of the Juneau Superior Court’s earlier ruling and sent it back to the superior court for further consideration. According to juneauempire.com, after being...

Clayton's CEO Opens Tennessee Campground

A new campground and vacation destination has opened at the former site of Tremont Outdoor Resort in Townsend, Tenn. Owners Carmen and Brad Simpher, and Chelly and Kevin Clayton, the CEO of Blount County-based Clayton Homes, cut the ribbon Friday (April 27) on Little...

Zinke: Will Work To Reopen Tenn. Campground

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke joined Republican Tennessee Sen. Lamar Alexander inside the Great Smoky Mountains National Park Saturday (April 28) to promote The National Park Restoration Act, legislation addressing the billions in deferred maintenance to...

Ruling On Wisc. Campground To Come Tuesday

The Door County (Wisc.) Zoning Board of Adjustments plans to deliberate Tuesday (May 1) on an appeal granting a conditional-use permit to allow development of a campground in the town of Jacksonport, after hearing 10 hours of testimony this past week. The hearing was...

Trade Wars Puts Crosshairs On OEMs, Farmers

As the United States and China face off over tariffs and trade policy, some of Indiana’s most important industries are right at the center of the dispute. Indianapolis Business Journal reported that over the past several weeks, the two countries have imposed tariffs...

S.C.'s Hilton Head Submits 96-Acre Park Project

The owners of Hilton Head National, a golf club located in Bluffton, S.C., have submitted plans to Beaufort County for a luxury RV resort adjacent to the course. The resort would occupy approximately 96 acres of the 300-acre Hilton Head National Property, according to...

Manitoba Campground Preps To Add Sites, Dike

Considering himself to be a local flooding expert, Manitoba’s Turtle Crossing campground co-owner Mark Kovatch says he has about had it with his property flooding with Assiniboine River water. So, he’s joining his wife and co-owner Joan in doing something about...

RV Sales Surging As Millennials Drive Numbers

The recreational vehicle industry is booming in Spokane, Wash., and across the U.S. Kevin Broom, spokesman for the national Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA), said that the number of RVs sold in the U.S. has increased by about 35% since 2015. “Nationally,...

Canadian Parks May Face A 300% Tax Increase

Representatives from the Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association (RVDA) of Canada and the Canadian Camping and RV Council (CCRVC) were on Parliament Hill (April 26) to discuss the need for implementation of a fair tax regime for campgrounds across Canada and the need...

Airplane Noise An Issue For Maine Park Owner

If you buy a house next to an airport, you’ve got a house next to an airport, Wiscasset (Maine) Airport Advisory Committee Member Ervin Deck recalled a Massachusetts man saying once about an airport there. Deck’s comment April 25 came as fellow member Pam Brackett...