$2.50 U.S./$3.50 Canada The IndependentVoice of the North American Campground Business Vol. 49 No. 5 • May 2018 www.woodallscm.com INSIDE… NPS Hikes Fees to Address Deferred Maintenance 3 Can Your Park Adequately Power Tech-Rich RVs? 14 KOA Report: 77 Million U.S. Camping Households 18 Campers Gravitating to Pet-Friendly Campgrounds 20 Spring State Confabs Loaded with Expert Speakers 24 Succession Plans Give Park Owners Peace of Mind 26 The 2018 North American Camping Report highlights the number of campers that are bringing along their pets, a trend that is primed to grow. Photo courtesy of KOA.