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27 RV Parks Receive ‘A’ Grades in Annual Survey

Twenty-seven campgrounds, RV parks, and resorts earned all around “A” grades in the sixth annual consumer satisfaction survey of campgrounds, RV parks, and resorts. The top parks were announced November 7 during the National Association of RV Parks & Campgrounds … Continue reading

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Summer 2013 Travel Plans Reveal Trends

According to a survey conducted By DreamPlanGo, the website and social community devoted to bringing travelers vacation ideas and trip inspiration, Americans are already busy making their summer travel plans. The national study of 1,000 adults (split evenly between males … Continue reading

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Survey to Determine Why Winter Texan Numbers Have Declined

The number of Winter Texans coming to the Rio Grande Valley has fallen, and folks at the University of Texas-Pan American want to know why. They’re asking Winter Texans to fill out a survey on its website. Penny Simpson, director … Continue reading

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Tampa SuperShow RV Resort Participation & Kidd-Eyster Fuel Survey

Tallahassee, Florida-based Kidd RV Resort Consulting, an integrated marketing firm specializing in the RV industry, reports on RV resort participation at the recent Tampa RV SuperShow and the Kidd-Eyster annual motorcoach resort fuel survey gathered at the show. RV Resort Participation RV … 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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Could Winter Texans Become Extinct?

The University of Texas-Pan American (UTPA), which has tracked Winter Texansfor 25 years through a voluntary biennial survey, found that the average age of respondents in 2011 was 71.2, compared with 70 in 2010, 69.5 in 2008, and 68.7 in … Continue reading

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RVers Plan More Travel this Fall & Winter

According to the Recreational Vehicle Industry Association’s (RVIA) biannual Campfire Canvass, 36 percent of RV owners plan to travel more this fall and winter than last year, 38 percent plan to travel the same amount and just 9 percent plan … Continue reading

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High Number of RV Buyers Rely on the Internet

An RV dealer or manufacturer without a strong presence on the Internet is probably jeopardizing sales according to a June survey by RVtravel.com. Of the nearly 1,400 RVers who responded, approximately 68 percent said that researching an RV and finding … Continue reading

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Fuel Prices Won’t Stop RVers from Traveling This Spring/Summer

Recreation vehicle owners expect to hit the road in big numbers this spring and summer, and plan to adjust to higher fuel prices by enjoying frequent weekend getaways and staying closer to home, according to a new survey. Despite rising … Continue reading

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Five Things You Need to Know Today: March 30

Since I like things to come in fives (and tens), here are five things YOU need to know TODAY! 1. RV Shipments Rise in February RV shipments to retailers rose sharply in February this year, climbing 31.8 percent above last … Continue reading

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