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The Expansion-Bust Cycle of Membership Camping

Membership camping systems come and go tending to follow an expansion-bust cycle. A privately held company, Western Horizon Resorts (WHR) was founded by Jim Loken and family in 1984 and was designed to provide RVers with “an exceptional outdoor vacation … Continue reading

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AmeriGO RV Club Set to Launch

RV industry veterans and membership club innovators have developed a new company—AmeriGO RV Club—poised to be the ultimate RV club and online community dedicated to RV enthusiasts. Scheduled to launch in October 2013, AmeriGO RV Club boasts value-added membership benefits, … Continue reading

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Alamo Palms & Victoria Palms Resort Sold to ELS

Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. (ELS) acquired two properties, Victoria Palms Resort and Alamo Palms, in the Rio Grande Valley, Texas. The two properties contain approximately 1,765 sites on approximately 175 acres for a stated purchase price of $25 million. The … Continue reading

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Texas RV Parks Anticipate Strong Winter Season

Campgrounds and RV parks that cater to Winter Texans in South-Central Texas anticipate a stronger winter season than last year, thanks in part to the Eagle Ford shale oil pipeline project, which has brought scores of construction workers into the … Continue reading

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Thousand Trails Camping Is Better with Friends Sweepstakes

Thousand Trails, home to some of the most beautiful and natural campgrounds across the United States, is giving outdoor enthusiasts and their friends a chance to get out and camp with the Camping is Better with Friends sweepstakes. One lucky … Continue reading

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Rand McNally Offers New Destination for RVers

Rand McNally has expanded its award-winning travel community Best of the Road with a new microsite dedicated to RVers. The Best of RVing site kicks off with a prize-a-day giveaway featuring items such as Rand McNally RV GPS devices, e-reader … Continue reading

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Geocaching: An Outdoor Adventure for RVers

Living life on the road in an RV brings fresh and exciting experiences. Whether scanning the trees for an elusive bird or hiking local trails, RVers across the country are always on the lookout for new outdoor adventures. One of … Continue reading

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5 Helpful Tips for a Travel-Ready RV

The excitement of another spring and summer travel season will soon be upon us again. To insure your recreational vehicle is in travel-ready mode, the RV experts at Encore and Thousand Trails recommend five helpful tips before hitting the road. … Continue reading

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Thousand Trails Let’s Go Camping Contest

Thousand Trails RV Resorts is kicking off the 2012 camping season with the Go Camping contest. The contest gives campers a chance to win an Ultimate Coleman Camping Gear Package valued at $1,750. The Go Camping Contest and Coleman prizes … Continue reading

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Thousand Trails Offers Annual Tent Camping Pass

Tent campers can enjoy beautiful camping accommodations at premier outdoor destinations with the new annual tent camping pass offered by Thousand Trails. This annual pass gives campers access to up to 90 campgrounds located across 24 states, and British Columbia, … Continue reading

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