Webinar to Help Others Learn About Park Investing

By: Woodall’s Campground Magazine | Published on: Aug 16, 2021 Heather Blankenship, who has been involved in the outdoor hospitality industry as an RV park investor and broker — building her own portfolio of RV parks that is now worth around $30 million — is hosting a webinar on Aug. 31 at 6 p.m. for those […]

‘Digital Era’ Starts Canadian RV Buy/Sell Marketplace

**Featuring Canadian Camping and RV Council’s Newest Supplier Member!** By: Woodall’s Campground Magazine | Published on: Aug 18, 2021 Digital Era Media Inc., producers of MyDealers.ca and Canada’s most popular boat buying and selling website BoatDealers.ca, is excited to announce the latest addition to their digital marketplace portfolio: RVDealers.ca, according to a press release from the company. RVDealers.ca provides RV buyers and sellers […]

RVIA: Young Families Driving Future of RV Ownership

By: Woodall’s Campground Magazine | Published on: Aug 19, 2021 One of the most exciting trends in RV ownership over the past few years has been the increase in families with young children, reports the RV Industry Association (RVIA). According to the recent Go RVing RV Owner Demographic Profile, these owners are under 45 years old and […]

CampgroundViews Succeeds by Listening to Campers

By: Ben Quiggle | Published on: Aug 19, 2021 Mark Koep is a name that many in the outdoor hospitality industry probably recognize. He is the founder of CampgroundViews.com, a search engine of sorts that hosts profiles of campgrounds across North America and features video tours of parks that allow campers to see specific campsites before they […]

LSI Seizing Dvlp. Interest to Grow ‘Jellystone’ Brand

By: Ben Quiggle | Published on: Aug 18, 2021 It has been a year of growth for Leisure Systems Inc. (LSI) the franchisor of more than 75 Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts in North America. The growing chain of parks has recently been recognized as a “Top Global” franchise by Entrepreneur, as well as being listed as a “Top Franchise” by Entrepreneur and Franchise […]

Residents Ask Canada Province To Raise Speed Awareness On Road Near Campground

According to a report, speed remains a concern along Route 344/Route des Outaouais in Brownsburg-Chatham in Quebec, Canada. The Ministere des Transports du Quebec was asked by the town council to improve signalization and signage in the five-kilometer section that runs between Montee St-Philippe and Montee Cushing. Speed limits in this area are 70 km/h. […]

British Columbia Campground Partners With Pipeline Project To Improve Site

About 40 Trans Mountain pipeline workers will soon call Telte Yet Campsite home. On Aug. 16, the Hope recreation site announced the news. The Chawathil First Nation owns and operates the site. They held a groundbreaking ceremony to share the good news with the community. Stakeholders gave short speeches, performed traditional prayers, placed celebratory shovels […]

28.46M North American Household Plan To Camp Over Labor Day—KOA

28.46 million households across North America plan to camp over the Labor Day holiday, the August edition of Kampgrounds of America Inc.’s (KOA) Monthly Research Report suggests. This is a 60% increase in camping households compared to Memorial Day Weekend and 44% more than the Fourth of July. One-fourth of campers will camp during the […]

Missing 6-year-old Girl Found Safe Near Alberta Campground

After her disappearance during a family camping trip, a six-year-old girl was found safe, a report said. According to the report, the area surrounding a southern Alberta campground was searched by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), Alberta Sheriffs Alberta Fish and Wildlife, and helicopter crews. Search-and-rescue personnel also searched the area for signs of […]