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Holiday Island Holdings Eyes 2021 Acquisition Projects

The Stock Day Podcast welcomed Phoenix, Ariz.-based Holiday Island Holdings Inc., a development stage company involved with recreational, residential and commercial real estate. CEO of the Company, Gene Thompson, joined Stock Day host Everett Jolly, according to a...

Florida Developer Proposes 439-Site Park on 91 Acres

A developer wants to build a large RV park along U.S. 17 on land that was slated for a subdivision 16 years ago, according to the Port Charlotte. The Charlotte County (Fla.) Planning and Zoning Advisory Committee voted unanimously earlier this month to recommend the...

Pa. State Park’s Attendance Rebounds After Upgrades

The modernization of Pennsylvania's Ryerson Station State Park’s campgrounds is immediately paying dividends as campers flocked to the park last year to spend more time outdoors during the coronavirus pandemic, according to the Observer-Reporter. Attendance in the...

‘Buy, Build or Sell Conf.’ Runs Tuesday and Wednesday

The Buy, Build or Sell Conference begins tomorrow (Jan. 26) and runs through Wednesday with four live Q/A panels filled with experts from across the industry. Available for free to any registered member of Outdoor Business Pros, the topics will cover issues related to...

Glamping Hub Report: Glamping Travel Trends for ‘21

Glamping Hub, an online booking platform for luxury outdoor accommodations, released a brand new report showcasing Glamping Trends of 2020 and predictions for 2021. For the first time in the brand’s history, Glamping Hub published insights into its active glamping...

Stay-At-Home Orders are Impacting Calif. Park Owners

A surge in COVID-19 cases prompted California Gov. Gavin Newsom to re-impose regional stay-at-home orders in many areas of the state in December, prompting at least a few parks to temporarily close. But unlike previous stay-at-home orders that were issued at the...

KOA is Seeing ‘Explosion’ of New-Construction Parks

In the past four years, Kampgrounds of America Inc. (KOA) has seen an explosion of new construction campgrounds, according to a release from the Billings, Mont.-based franchisor of some 525 campgrounds. This dramatic increase points to the health of KOA and the...

5 Travel Trends to Watch in ‘21, According to Tripadvisor

Tripadvisor, the world's largest travel platform, recently released the findings of a new research report based on the platform's unique insight into shifting traveler trends, revealing how consumers are planning to travel in 2021 and what impact the ongoing pandemic...

ORR Intros Outdoor Rec Economic Development Toolkit

The Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR), working with Oregon State University’s Outdoor Recreation Economy Initiative and the National Governors Association Outdoor Recreation Learning Network, is helping rural communities build their outdoor recreation economies...

Canadian Conf. Concludes 4-Day Run, Gives Awards

The virtual Canadian Outdoor Hospitality Conference & Expo hosted by the Canadian Camping and RV Council (CCRVC) wrapped up Thursday (Jan. 21) night after a four-day run. Attendees celebrated during the conference's final night celebration as CCRVC announced a...

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