Camp-Resort Of The Year: Warrens, WI
This campground was recognized as “Camp-Resort of the Year” for excellence in management, operations, appearance and performance.
Get away from the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy the cranberry bogs of Wisconsin. This picturesque Camp-Resort is located in Monroe County.
At Jellystone Park in Warrens, you’ll find all the amenities that make a great family vacation, group gathering or reunion. Experience Ranger Smith™ Water Town, complete with wave pool, lazy river and features the 400′ Blazin’ Big Blue Waterslide. For more water fun, there’s also a swim-n-play beach with sand and a swing set and volleyball court in the water. In addition, you’ll find a state-of-the-art entertainment area with game room. And for the sports enthusiasts there are basketball, horseshoe, and sand volleyball courts; two mini-golf courses, a fishing hole, an oustanding activity program, and much more!
Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resorts Honored For Camping Excellence
Each year during our franchise annual convention, Leisure Systems, Inc (LSI) recognizes those Camp Resorts and operators who have distinguished themselves in certain areas of operations and facilities. Listed below are those awards and an explanation of how franchises qualify.
Excellence Award: Awarded to Camp-Resorts that rate 90% and higher on the inspection of their facilities and operations by LSI inspectors.
Pinnacle Club: Awarded to Camp-Resorts that rate 95% and higher on the inspection of their facilities and operations by LSI inspectors.
Special Recognition Awards: Recipients have distinguished themselves as leaders in particular award categories. The categories are Facility Themeing, Landscaping, Store Design, Comfort Station, Recreational Programming, Website Design, Brochure Design, Rookie of the Year and Most Improved Inspection.
Outstanding Customer Service: Awarded to Camp-Resorts that score an 8.6 (out of 10) or higher on the annual customer satisfaction survey.
Campground Franchise Achievement Awards
These are major awards presented to those Camp-Resorts that have received the highest recognition possible in specific park operations. They are listed below.
The Carroll Award: Named after prior Jellystone Park operators and field consultants, the recipient of this award achieved the highest inspection rating of all Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp- Resorts.
Current Winner: Harrisville, PA
Entrepreneur of the Year: Camp-Resorts showing the strongest growth in business over the prior year receive this award.
Operator of The Year: This award is presented to the individual or individuals directly responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Camp-Resort. It represents excellence in management, improved inspection ratings, and growth in business.
Current Winners: Al & Rose Sahli – Eufaula, OK
Maple Leaf Award: This award is presented to a Canadian Franchisee for their commitment and dedication to the Jellystone System.
Current Winner: Kingston, Nova Scotia
Facility of the Year: Recipients are Camp-Resorts that have added new amenities/facilities to the operation. They have also showed sustained improvements to the facilities.
Current Winner: Austin, MN; Tabor City, NC
Jim Webb Spirit Award: Named after an individual who has played a major role in the success of the Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park franchise system. This award is presented to the franchisee who has embodied the same spirit, enthusiasm and commitment to the Jellystone System that Mr. Webb has displayed throughout his entire career.
Current Winner: Ian & Sally Stein – Larkspur, CO
Chairman’s Award: This award is presented every 5 years to a franchisee who has been the greatest influence on others within the Jellystone Park Franchise System. This individual through their effort, their deeds and their example-has demonstrated what it means to be a true leader among their peers.
2009 Winner: Roger Barry – Fremont, Indiana