(March 27, 2012) -- According to a recently released survey dubbed the Alaska Visitor Statistics Program, commissioned by the Alaska Department of Commerce every five years, the once-common sight of an RV-driving summer tourist is becoming more of a rarity in Alaska, reports the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.
(March 27, 2012) -- On Monday, Madison County commissioners learned that Oglethorpe County leaders have agreed to chip in $5,000 for expenses this year at Watson Mill State Park, writes the Madison Journal TODAY.
(March 27, 2012) -- The Marin State Parks Association and its subgroups, Friends of China Camp and The Olompali People, have sent a letter of intent to state officials saying they are willing to operate China Camp and Olompali state parks to keep them open, reports the Marin Independent-Journal.
(March 27, 2012) -- A 27,000 square-mile Navajo reservation abuts the East Rim of Grand Canyon National Park, the last part with no significant development. But tribal leaders say they're losing out on tourist dollars and jobs for their people by leaving the land undeveloped, reports ABC News.
(March 27, 2012) -- According to officials with the New York Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, campsites are filling up early this year, especially in the Thousand Islands region, writes the Watertown Daily Times.
(March 27, 2012) -- A fire that started Friday morning in an RV destroyed the vehicle, burned down a fence and shed, scorched two houses and sent a firefighter to the hospital, reports the Gloucester Daily Times.
(March 27, 2012) -- Though the weather may be enticing, parking on Bay Street in front of Watson State Park may land you a $20 ticket, reports Wicked Local. Police were busy last weekend writing tickets for vehicles parked there illegally.
(March 27, 2012) -- Rentzio is offering, for a limited time, up to 25 free rental listings to new owners and rental agencies joining the Rentzio network. In addition, they receive unlimited photographs to feature their rentals in the best light.
(March 27, 2012) -- “Whether it’s yurts, cabins or just a campsite, we have some of the lowest rates in Canada and that, along with the beauty of Manitoba’s provincial parks and campgrounds, is a great combination,” said Mackintosh.
(March 27, 2012) -- SylvanSport, producer of American-made mobile adventure gear, today announced that Ultimate Campers, Australia’s leading off-road camper trailer manufacturer, as its exclusive Australian and New Zealand distributor for the award-winning SylvanSport GO.