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Outdoor Rec Industry Seeing Rebound from Pandemic

Business is starting to turn around for parts of the outdoor recreation industry, which has suffered during the pandemic not only from the shutdown of stores and manufacturing plants but also the closure of national and state parks, trails, marinas and other places...

Calif. Governor Warns That Wildfire Peak Is Yet to Come

  Wildfires continued to burn across the West Coast Tuesday (Sept. 8), with more than a dozen California firefighters overrun by advancing flames in one area and the Creek Fire devouring more than 144,000 acres in another, according to FOX News. At least one...

Ore. Gov. Declares Emergency Amid Numerous Wildfires

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown on Tuesday (Sept. 8) declared a wildfire emergency in Oregon, where a fire in the Santiam Canyon east of Salem forced evacuations and wildfires elsewhere burned through at least two towns and sent thick smoke across the western part of the...

Ala. Council Changes Section of Park to Short-Term

The Decatur (Ala.) City Council approved a resolution on short term rentals at the Point Mallard Campground Tuesday (Sept. 8) night, according to WAFF. The majority of the people who live in section A at Point Mallard Campground live their full time. There are 52...

Taylor: Can You Get Sued For Enforcing a Mask Rule?

Editor’s note: Christine Taylor, a graduate of UCLA School of Law, is an associate at The Towne Law Firm, P.C., a law firm with attorneys licensed in New York, Connecticut, Vermont, Massachusetts, Washington D.C., Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Taylor has grown up in...

Glamping Show USA Has Over 600 Confirmed Attendees

As the calendar turns to fall the organizers of The Glamping Show USA, which has gone virtual this year, are continuing to see the attendee and vendor list grow as the event is set to be held a little more than a month from now, from Oct. 13-15. David Korse, one of...

Virtual Hospitality Expo Ready to Run From Sept. 15-17

Editor’s note: This column was written by Art Liberman, CEO of MCPS for Campgrounds, a credit card processor. Lieberman, along with Deanne Bower are the co-producers of the upcoming 2020 Virtual Hospitality Expo. To learn more about the 2020 Virtual Hospitality Expo...

Outdoor Economy Conference Ready for October Series

The Outdoor Economy Conference, a national event for those looking to grow the outdoor industry in their own regions, recently announced its partnership with Asheville, N.C.-based Darby Communications, according to a report on SNEWS.com, which covers the outdoor...

Fla. Couple Taking Small Business on the Road in an RV

There’s a growing trend on American highways amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic – taking socially-distanced trips in RVs and campers, according to a report by Bay News 9 in St. Petersburg, Fla.  Daniel Fernandez and Lauren Davenport said they heard for months about...

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