b'INDUSTRY NEWSNEWS IN BRIEFColorado Yurt Breaks Ground on New 30,000 Square-Foot Headquarters Lebanon KOA Unveils New Amenities, Activities as Part of Adventure LandColorado Yurt Company celebrated the official groundbreaking of its new company head- Lebanon Kampgrounds of America (KOA) Holidayon Salmon Falls River in Lebanon, Maine,quarters in Colorado Outdoors, according to a press release. a riverfront campground and RV resort managed by real estate development and outdoor hos-Colorado Outdoors is a development company that is working towards building up certain pitality specialist Blue Water Development, recently announced an extensive expansion of itsportions of Montrose, Colo. recreational amenities and activitiesnow known as Adventure Land.The event drew over 200 people: including Colorado Yurt Company employees and their fam- Spanning parts of the waterfront property, the Adventure Land outdoor experience features ailies, local and state officials and dignitaries, Colorado Outdoors neighbors and company founders high and low ropes course, water slide, pool, river tubing access (guests can bring their ownDan and Emma Kigar. It was a BYOS (Bring Your Own Shovel) event, with an interesting and tube or buy one at the campstore), arcade, mini-golf, gem mining sluice and new splash pad.entertaining variety of shovels, picks and scoops. Enjoyment of the campgrounds existing and new amenities is included for campers and glam-The groundbreaking was followed by a private party outside of Mayfly Outdoors headquar- pers. The arcade, gem mining sluice and tubes for river tubing are available at an additional cost.ters. Adventure Land offers our campers a whole new level of family fun, said Heather The future home of Colorado Yurt Company will include 30,000 square feet of space: including Montgomery, Lebanon KOAs general manager. WCMa state-of-the-art manufacturing floor, offices and visitor welcome center. Outside, there will bedisplay model yurts, tipis and tents available to tour and rent by the night in a try before you PCOA Opens Vendor Booth Registration for December Showbuy experience. WCM The Pennsylvania Campground Owners Association (PCOA) has opened registration forSun Communities Doubles Revenue in Q2, Sees $1 Billion in First 6 Months trade show booths at its annual convention and trade show that is set to take place from Dec. 5-Sun Communities, a real estate investment trust (REIT) that owns and operates, or has an 8 in State College, Pa.interest in, manufactured housing (MH) communities, RV resorts and marinas, saw total revenues The trade show runs from Dec. 6-7.increase 99.1% to $300.6 million in the second quarter of 2021, which ended June 30. The convention generally attracts more than 80 campgrounds, according to PCOA officials.For the six months ended June 30, total revenues increased $432.3 million, or 70.5%, to $1 PCOAs convention features the opportunity for attendees to gather together, swap storiesbillion compared to approximately $613.6 million for the same period in 2020.and take invaluable training and educational sessions.Suns ongoing strong momentum continued through the second quarter, as we saw robust per- PCOA also hosts its annual auction that supports the PCOA Scholarship Fund which helpsformance across RV, manufactured housing and marinas, noted Gary Shiffman, CEO. WCM pay for individuals to attend the National School of RV Park and Campground Management.WCMAdventure Golf & Sports Unveils Changeable, Mini-Golf RailShot Course TNARVC Set to Host August Conference, Looking for SponsorsRailShot Mini Golf, a portable, changeable nine-hole miniature golf course is being introduced The Tennessee Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (TNARVC) is set to host by Adventure Golf & Sports (AGS), according to a press release. the Tennessee Campground Conference & Trade Show from Aug. 24-25 at the Ridge EventThis is an exciting lower-cost entry in our line of mini-golf products, states Scott Lundmark,AGS president. RailShot Mini Golf is designed so the owner can change any or all golf shapes Center in Sevierville, Tenn.to create a new course within minutes. The conference will feature several educational sessions, networking events, an expo andFor rental and special events providers, as well as hotels, resorts, retail centers, FECs and more.other entertainment venues, AGS says RailShot can be set up and removed quickly. Organizers are currently searching for companies that want to sponsor the show. TNARVC isThe RailShot package includes 144 edge sections per nine holes or 16 sections per hole for clients offering Platinum and Gold sponsorship packages. purchasing fewer than nine holes. The $12,593 USD package price for nine holes includes straps for You can learn more by going to https://files.ctctusercontent.com/06b43190801/80a309cb-carrying and storing the sections, a storage bag for elevated hole cups and pins, 30 AGS Soft Putters 8338-4f77-9c4a-753aa5cfd4b6.pdf?rdr=true in four sizes, four dozen mini-golf balls and one pack of scorecards and pencils. WCM To learn more about the association, go to www.campintennessee.com/ WCM6 September 2021 Woodalls Campground Magazine'