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Sipe, Longtime CalARVC Exec, To Retire In 2019

A transition in leadership is now underway at the California Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (CalARVC) and Camp-California! Marketing, its for-profit marketing subsidiary, according to a press release. Debbie Sipe plans to resign from her positions as...

Mont.'s Outdoor Economy Provides 'Big Boost'

Montana’s outdoor economy has been booming in the last few years and hunters and anglers are a big contributor to that growth, according to KTVH. Visit any small Montana town in the fall and you will see an influx of camouflage. The hunters who come from both within...

Sun Takes Steps Toward Rebuilding Fla. Parks

Two Plantation Key, Fla., trailer parks heavily damaged by Hurricane Irma have filed for one of the first steps in rebuilding the properties near mile marker 87.4, bayside, according to keysnews.com. The San Pedro Mobile Home Park and Sea Breeze Mobile Home Park are...

Nev. Parks Lose $1.2M From Uncollected Fees

Nearly a third of the 3.5 million people who visited a Nevada state park last year didn’t pay required entrance fees, according to a new state audit, which translates into an estimated $1.2 million in uncollected revenue for the state, according to The Nevada...

RV Park's 'Vintage' Sign Sold To N.M. Collector

Workers on Thursday (Oct. 25) afternoon dismantled and hauled away a 1950s-era neon sign from the Cactus RV Park in Tucumcari, N.M., after a collector from Albuquerque purchased it, according to the Quay County Sun. It was the second time in less than a year a vintage...

Ga. Glamping Company Stays Busy In 1st Year

The campsites were ready, so Nathan Self took a conference call Monday (Oct. 29) afternoon in what’s become his second office. He jumped in a hammock, plugged in his Bluetooth headphones and went to work under the pines and oaks and maples at Shady Grove Campground in...

'Adventure Golf' Unveils New Modular System

Adventure Golf Services (AGS) is introducing the “Modular Advantage Mini Golf” – a new modular 9- or 18-hole miniature golf course that looks and feels like concrete but isn’t, and offers the same playability and fun as a traditional concrete course for less cost,...

'Majestic' Set To Build 'Large' RV Park In Miss.

One Majestic RV Park is tucked amid the oak trees on Pass Road and another is coming to the beachfront in Biloxi, Miss., according to the Sun Herald. “It probably will be the largest one on the coast and have more amenities,” Sam Ford said of the new RV park. An agent...

Report: Consumer Confidence At 18-Year High

Confidence among American consumers surged to an 18-year high in October amid optimism about the outlook for both jobs and the broader economy, according to figures released Tuesday (Oct. 30) by the Conference Board. The Street reported that the Conference Board said...

Florida RV Show to Feature RVs, Park Vendors

The Tampa Bay Fall RV Show runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 8 through Nov. 10 and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Nov. 11 at the Florida State Fairgrounds in Tampa Bay, Fla., according to the Tampa Bay Times. Participating RV dealers include Arrow RV, General RV, Gerzeny’s...

'CalARVC' Exec To Speak At Glamping Confab

The Global Glamping Conference, set for Nov. 27-28 at The Westin Long Beach in Long Beach, Calif., will spotlight the growing industry with a panel of speakers and a wide variety of vendors promoting the lifestyle.  According to the event website, glamping is defined...

Ark. Park Celebrates 10 Years & $15.8M Impact

On Oct. 25, in North Little Rock, Ark., city leaders, local business and community leaders, longtime RV park supporters and many other friends helped the Downtown Riverside RV Park (DTRSRV Park) celebrate the tenth anniversary of an RV park, according to a press...