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Ice Fishing From the Comfort of an RV

Montevideo, Minnesota-based American Surplus offers an eclectic array of wares from cheap sunglasses to refrigerator magnets. This warehouse-like building is also the epicenter of a revolution in ice-fishing houses. About 80 workers are building Ice Castle ice-fishing houses, the brand … Continue reading

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Lake Raystown Resort Re-Flagged as RVC Outdoor Destinations

Memphis, Tennessee-based RVC Outdoor Destinations, the leading provider of high-quality outdoor resorts in the United States, announced today (July 23) that Lake Raystown Resort will be re-flagged as an RVC Outdoor Destination in March of 2014. The Entriken, Pennsylvania property … Continue reading

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Discover a New Reason to Love the Outdoors

Longer summer days and warmer weather provide great opportunities for families to get outside and discover something new. With summer right around the corner, L.L.Bean is encouraging families to discover ways to enjoy the outdoors and is launching the 2013 … Continue reading

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Outdoor Recreation as an Economic Engine

Millions of Americans and Canadians take pleasure in the pursuit of enjoyment in the outdoors. But we rarely consider the economic impact of the outdoor recreation industry on local communities and the entire country. Newly released information from three separate … Continue reading

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Grub Hub Camp Kitchen Promotes Sustainable Camping

For many people base camping is a tradition that makes it possible to enjoy hiking, mountain biking, climbing, rafting, photography, fishing, hunting, surfing, and other outdoor activities, often many miles from home. “Unfortunately ‘car camping’ or ‘base camping’ is often … Continue reading

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Outdoor Recreation Participation Increases

More than 90 million U.S. residents age 16 and older participated in some form of wildlife-related recreation in 2011, up three percent from five years earlier, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report released last week. In total, wildlife recreationists … Continue reading

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Victoria Coleto Creek KOA Opens in South Texas

Scooter and Gail Reaser knew a great opportunity when they saw it. The Reasers, longtime recreational boating enthusiasts on Coleto Creek Lake in Texas, noticed that the very basic camping facilities offered at the Coleto Creek Reservoir just weren’t meeting … Continue reading

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2,000-Acre RV Resort Opens in Texas

“Everything is bigger in Texas,” and at 2,000 acres this certainly rings true for the nation’s newest RV resort. Located just an hour northeast of Houston, the Preserve RV Resort recently launched a national marketing effort. The property offers amenity-rich, … Continue reading

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Texas RV Park Showcases Exotic Animals

There has always been a lot of wildlife in Jack County, Texas. Thanks to Larry and Vickie Rodgers, there’s now a whole bunch more—and they are not done yet. Owners of Hidden Lake RV Ranch west of Jacksboro, Larry and … Continue reading

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Cool, Crisp Camping Weather Major Texas State Parks Draw

With summer vacations a distant memory, cooler temperatures on the horizon, and foliage morphing into dazzling shades of crimson and gold, autumn promises optimum camping conditions in a Texas State Park near you. Whether you’re a novice to the outdoors … Continue reading

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