National Trails Day: Let’s Take a Hike

In 1993 the American Hiking Society sponsored the first National Trails Day hike. Over the next 20 years the event has grew to more than 2,000 events ranging from guided hikes to paddling excursions and similar outdoor adventures. American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day is the country’s largest celebration of trails. This year’s 22nd annual celebration will be […]

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Park and Recreation Accreditation Reaches 100

More than 100 park and recreation agencies across the United States are now accredited through the Commission for the Accreditation of Parks and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA), the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) announced in a Friday (December 9) news release. CAPRA accreditation is a mark of distinction and indicates that an agency has met […]

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Tips for Choosing RV Parks/Campgrounds

Choices for RV parks and campgrounds include luxurious RV resorts, activity-filled family destinations, 55+ parks, secluded natural settings, and basic parks conveniently located for an overnight stay. Prices also run the gamut. There is a variety of campgrounds, each offering different amenities and activities. These include private RV parks; casino camping; membership parks; national, state, […]

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