30 - November 2017 Woodall’s Campground Management Make your home in the cool pines of New Mexico Horse racing in the summer – Skiing in the winter • 140 Site RV Park on 12+- acres • Rated 8.5, 9.5, 9 by Good Sam • Sites are 30 & 50 amp • Bath House with Showers • Laundromat - New washers & dryers • 3 rental houses - 1 rental apartment • Owner/manager house • Cable TV & Internet available on all sites • Pavilion with kitchen Serious Inquiries call Keli Cox @ 575-937-4616 or E-mail [email protected] ADVERTISERS’ INDEX Astra Campground Manager...........................7 B & B Electrical...............................................32 Bookyoursite.com ...........................................12 CalARVC............................................................22 Campground Investment Opport. ...................31 Cavco ....................................................................11 CheckBox Systems ...........................................8 Classified Ads..................................................30 Dish Network...................................................19 DOGIPOT ...........................................................27 Fluid Mfg...........................................................29 Freestyle Slides...............................................10 Frosty’s........................................................6 & 29 Glamping Pods.................................................28 Hialeah Meter....................................................2 Kampgrounds of America/KOA.....................13 Lancaster Log Cabins .....................................22 Mini-Golf Inc....................................................10 PDQ Connect ....................................................28 Pelland Advertising ........................................28 Phelps Honey Wagon .....................................22 Pilot Rock............................................................8 Reserve America...............................................9 RMS North America........................................15 Rocky Top Furniture........................................21 Skyweb Networks..................................24 & 26 Southeast Publications..................................29 Staylist...............................................................23 TengoInternet.....................................................2 Tower Company.................................................6 Utility Supply Group Inc...................................5 Workamper News...........................................29 YES – Your Electrical Solutions....................20 Yogi Bear/Leisure Systems............................25 Advertiser Page # Advertiser Page # CLASSIFIEDS Classified Advertising Rates are $1 per word, minimum $15 per ad. Payment must accompany order. Closing date is the first of the month preceding month of publication. Published monthly. Make remittance payable to Woodall’s Campground Management, 2901 E. Bristol St., Ste. B, Elkhart, IN 46514 HELP WANTED CAMPGROUND MANAGERS Travel Resorts of America is expanding and is seeking both experienced and po- tential managers to join our professional management team as operations man- agers or managers in training. For more information about current and future openings, please contact Robert Bouse at [email protected] “Have Fun, Make Money” with an industry leader! ASSISTANT GENERAL MANAGER needed for large, family-oriented Camp- ing Resort. Looking for an experienced year-round manager (or management couple).Will provide campsite or tempo- rary housing for the right candidate or (couple). Report directly to the owner. Strong customer service skills a must. Manage an existing team of 60+ experi- enced campground staff. Must be famil- iar with all phases of campground management. Extensive experience needed in managing a variety of depart- ments including front desk, maintenance, security, recreation & store. In return for your excellent skills, & abilities we offer a highly Competitive Salary & a Benefit Package- Bonus program, Health insur- ance, 401K, Holiday & vacation time. Call 609-886-9051 or email [email protected] SMALL HOUSTON AREA RV PARK is looking for On Site Park Manager. Must own RV. Send Resume to: [email protected] HELP WANTED MARSHALL & STERLING, the thirty- third largest independent insurance agency in the nation, seeks full time campground insurance sales executive. www.campgroundandhospitalityinsure.com High earning potential. Prior sales experience preferred but not required. Seeking individual with extensive net- work, experience and knowledge of the campground, RV Park and resort indus- try.This position will require advanced communication skills, a high level of or- ganization, development and mainte- nance of a pipeline of prospects and client base, and development of a thor- ough knowledge of insurance products available through our agency. Training and licensing will become available upon hire. Marshall & Sterling is an employee owned agency with over 150 years in business.Those seeking a professional career in the campground industry with high earning potential at large company with a small town, family owned feel, send resume to Hope Still, [email protected] PRODUCTS & SERVICES AndThen Came the Manager. A new book by Gary Fisher. An exciting story of one man’s attempt to save a failing RV park!The park would never be the same! www.booksbygary.com 60 SITE CAMPGROUND Rated 4 Stars by Woodalls All Pull-Thru Sites Bath House with Showers Laundromat • Propane Sales Beautifully Landscaped 31 Unit Mini Storage Rental 30 & 50 Amp Electric Cable TV & Internet available on all sites Park only $650,000.00 114 ACRE FARM (Sold with campground or separately) 8,000 Sq Ft STEEL BUILDING 2 Miles East of I-55 • Sikeston, Missouri Serious Inquiries Call Alex at 573-472-1339 For Sale By Owner For Sale By Owner CAMPGROUND Holidays —from page 27 “We have done this pretty much since the inception of the resort 12 years ago,” said McGee.“People come to the park specifically for the dinner — a lot of them are local — and it gives us a great chance to promote the resort.” He said that the resort provides the turkey and the ham while guests are asked to bring side dishes. McGee said that since most guests at the resort travel other places to be with family around the year-end holi- days, they celebrate the Christmas season the weekend after Thanksgiv- ing. Kids can play games and do Christmas-themed crafts. They also host a Christmas carol hay ride through the park and give kids and adults alike the chance to take pictures with Mr. and Mrs. Claus. For the actual Christmas holiday, Rayford hosts another park-wide potluck and white elephant gift exchange for the Winter Texans. — Ben Quiggle WCM At Raysford Crossing RV Resort, north of Houston Texas, holiday crafts keep kids busy. outs and bedding configurations. Each tent is fully furnished and powered, equipped with cabletelevisionandaminifridge,andincludes anoutdoorkitchenwithabarbecueoverlooking the beautiful Santa Rita Hills, known for being one of the area’s Pinot Noir growing regions. In fact, Flying Flags has seen so much demand for its rental accommodations in recentyearsthattheparkdecidedtocreatean exclusive area called the Santa Ynez Guest Ranch, where families and other large groups could have their own private space in the campground. “We didn’t add any additional RV spaces withthisrenovation,”Thomassaid.“But,we’re adding a total of 32 new cottages.” The new units include 19 new cottages for Flying Flags’ private “resort within a resort,” nine“WineCottages”andfour“Brewhauses,” each with a craft brewery theme. The park is also building five “Tiki Tents,” which will be adjacenttothenewpoolandagreatplacefor tent camping. WCM Flying Flags RV Resort is close to complet- ing an $8 million renovation that will include somethingnewforaCaliforniacampground— a private, gated resort within the campground that includes 19 cottages, an exclusive pool and an outdoor kitchen complete with barbe- cue facilities. “It will be ideal for weddings, corporate eventsandothergroupsthatwouldliketohave their own special space,” said Lydia Thomas, Flying Flags’ assistant general manager. Owned by Irvine, Calif.-based Highway WestVacations,FlyingFlagsisalreadyaunique placetocamp,offeringnotonlyRVsitesbutan eclecticmixofvintageRVsfromthe1940stothe 1970s,alongtheir“AirstreamAlley.”Guestscan stay in a shiny Airstream, vintage trailer or “CannedHam”aswellasanassortmentoffully furnished cottages and safari tents. Demand is also very high for Flying Flags’ Safari Village, which boasts nine luxury safari tents. Each unit can sleep anywhere from two to six guests, as each tent offers different lay- FlyingFlags’$8MillionExpansionAlmostFinished