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O’Rourke Future-Focused During Conference Speech

Toby O'Rouke, president and CEO of Kampgrounds of America Inc. (KOA), focused on providing a clear view of the company’s future during Monday’s (Nov. 11) opening general session to the more than 800 attendees at its 2019 International Convention & Expo in...

Schutter, ARVC’s Bambei Speak At LSI Symposium

More than 240 Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resort franchise owners and staff members have gathered in North Charleston, S.C., this week for the group’s annual Symposium. “This is the biggest Symposium ever,” according to Rob Schutter, chief operating officer of...

campersAPP Unveils ‘Augmented Reality’ Capability

campersAPP, a camping network app available in both the App Store and Google Play Store, announced in a press release that it is bringing augmented reality (AR) into its app interface, making the technology available to the entire outdoor hospitality industry....

ARVC Awards Numerous Member Parks At ‘19 OHCE

The National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (ARVC) named this year’s best parks at its 2019 Outdoor Hospitality Conference & Expo (OHCE), held November 4-7 in Knoxville, Tenn., according to company officials. “The parks that receive the "Park of the Year"...

Motorcoach Country Club Honored By ‘USA Today’

Indio, Calif.-based Motorcoach Country Club has been voted the No. 1 luxury RV resort in the country by the readers of USA Today and 10Best.com. According to a press release, the Palm Springs resort area is situated just east of La Quinta and Indian Wells. Motorcoach...

Minnesota County Looks At Idea Of Creating Park

Hubbard County, Minn., is examining the feasibility of a new county campground, according to the Park Rapids Enterprise. County Commissioners Tom Krueger and David De La Hunt, along with County Parks and Recreation Board Member Russ Johnsrud, recently visited a...

N.Y. Offers Gift Certificates For State Park Camping

The New York Department of Environmental Conservation's (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos unveiled Friday (Nov. 8) that the DEC will offer camping gift cards and electronic gift certificates for stays and services at all DEC campgrounds, according to the Rome Sentinel....

Park Model RV Sales Increase 4.6% For Nine Months

Year-over-year park model RV sales increased 4.6% through September, according to the latest report from Statistical Surveys Inc. Skyline Champion led the park model segment with a 32.2% market share, followed by Kropf Industries Inc. (19.2%) and Cavco Industries Inc....

China Uses Yellowstone as Model to Grow Nat’l Parks

There’s a building boom on the Tibetan plateau. Mountains long crowned by garlands of fluttering prayer flags are now topped with sprawling steel power lines. At night, the illuminated signs of Sinopec gas stations cast a red glow over newly built motorways. Ringed by...

LSI Symposium Drawing Jellystone Owners To S.C.

Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resort operators from across North America gathered in Charleston, S.C., on Sunday (Nov. 10) to attend to attend the annual Symposium of the Yogi Bear-themed franchise network. “We’re excited to be in Charleston this year as we...

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