March 16, 2017 Southern Region News

Tips For Camping in Texas That'll Make You Say Yee-Haw!

Camping in Texas is 1st Rate! Camping vacations are a great way to spend time with the people you love. In fact, around 12% of adult participants went camping for the first time with their immediate families. No matter where you decide to go on your family camping trips, get ready to enjoy a great time and build connections that can last a lifetime. If you're planning on a Texas...

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Snowbirds, Head South

  SNOWBIRDS: ENJOY RED CARPET CAMPING AT DISCOUNTED RATES Are you one of those lucky folks who get to flee the frozen north every winter and spend the coldest months of the year staying warm in the South? With scenic, full-service RV parks in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Texas, Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resorts offer snowbirds the perfect winter getaway. You’ll find new friends, lots of...

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Award Winning Camping In Texas near Fort Worth

Next time you are camping in Texas, visit North Texas Jellystone Park™ Burleson and tell General Manager Steve Stafford congratulations - he's been named Operator of the Year by the Jellystone Park franchise system. The Operator of the Year Award is presented to the person or people directly responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Camp-Resort. It represents excellence in management, improved inspection ratings, and growth in business. In other...

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June 21, 2013 Blog, Southern Region News

Texas Camping Resorts Continue Move Into Rental Accommodations

Texas camping used to be synonymous with staying in a tent or RV.  But Texas camping resorts across the Lone Star State are finding they can accommodate bigger groups and introduce more people to camping by making park model rental accommodations available to them, according to Brian Schaeffer, executive director and CEO of the Texas Association of Campground Owners. “We’re seeing a dramatic increase in the number of parks that...

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North Carolina Campground Wins Facility of the Year Award

The Coleman family, owners of the Jellystone Park in Tabor City, North Carolina, has been recognized with the Facility of the Year Award by the Jellystone Park franchise system. The award is given to the Camp-Resort that has added new amenities and facilities while also showing sustained improvements on current amenities. The award was presented at the annual meeting of the Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resort group in Cincinnati, OH....

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North Texas Campground Earns Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Ronald Bowyer, owner of the North Texas campground near Fort Worth, has been recognized with the Entrepreneur Award by the Jellystone Park franchise system. The Entrepreneur of the Year award recognizes Camp Resorts that show a strong growth in business over the prior year. The award was presented at the annual meeting of the Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp Resort group in Cincinnati. Located 15 minutes south of downtown Fort Worth...

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Jellystone Park Cave City, KY Recognized by Trip Advisor

[parklink park="9" text="Jellystone Park Cave City, KY"] was recognized by Trip Advisor with their 2012 Certificate of Excellence. According to Trip Advisor, "our travelers consistently commend your property with the highest praise, and we recognize your 4.5 rating as an exceptional achievement."

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Easter Activities at Georgia Campground

You are invited to bring the family to camp at the Jellystone Park™ in Bremen, GA for a spring-filled fun Easter Egg Hunt with bunnies, basket decorating for the kids, train rides, hay rides and of course, Yogi Bear™! All the fun takes place March 17, 18, 24, 25, & 31 and April 1 & 7 from 1-5PM. The hunt, which includes an Easter Basket as well, is only $3.00 per...

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March 7, 2012 Southern Region News

New Water and Snow Park to Open Near Nashville Campground

Edited from the Nashville Ledger:   The announcement of a new $50 million water and snow park being built by Nashville entertainment giants Dolly Parton and Gaylord would seem to be great news for all of Nashville. More tourists, 450 new jobs and positive national exposure – who couldn't rally around this news? How about the owners of Nashville's existing water parks, Nashville Shores and Wave Country? Surely they are...

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New Jellystone Park Near Gulf Shores Alabama

The Jellystone Park™ family is excited to welcome our first Alabama Park -- the former Lazy Acres Campground in Elberta, AL, joins us this camping season. Located just 17 miles from Alabama's famous Gulf Shores (and five miles from West Pensacola), Lazy Acres campground was built from the ground up 14 years ago. The owners carefully preserved the natural setting by cutting down as few trees as possible to make...

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