October 9, 2009 Jellystone Park News

Scare up a Ghoulishly Great Halloween at Jellystone Park Campgrounds

 Jellystone Park campers are always up for a good time, but never more so than when the frost is on the pumpkin (and the candle is in it.) Our campgrounds are wrapping up the summer and planning blowout fright and fun fests. If you've never been to Jellystone Park during Halloween season - you're missing out! Here's just a few of the fun things your family can do: deck out...

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World's Only Yogi Bear Corn Maze to Open in Sioux Falls, SD

Yogi Bear™ and his crew have been busy just outside of Sioux Falls cutting the likeness of one of America's favorite bears into the corn. The Corn Maze at Jellystone Park is set to open to the public on August 1.   [caption id="attachment_195" align="alignleft" width="181" caption="Yogi Bear Corn Maze"][/caption] Located at the Jellystone Park campground just three miles east of Sioux Falls, the maze features over 7 acres of turns, twists,...

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Civil War Reenactment at Jellystone Park Campground

The fifth annual Civil War Event will take place at the Jellystone Park [parklink park="48" text="campground in Knightstown, Indiana"] this weekend - August 8 and 9, 2009. The Knightstown campground is located 25 miles east of Indianapolis off I-70.  Civil War re-enactors of the 33rd Virginia, 44th Kentucky, 49th Indiana and 1st Wisconsin will be encamped at the Jellystone Park. You and your family will experience how people lived, ate,...

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Jellystone Park Campground Partners with Soles4Souls

The Soles4Souls RV stopped at the Jellystone Park [parklink park="23" text="campground in Caledonia"] , Wisconsin over the weekend as part of their summer tour. The team from Soles4Souls is traveling the country in an RV to collect shoe donations and raise awareness of their mission: To impact as many lives as possible with the gift of shoes. The Soles4Souls blog says: It started out like any stop at a campground with...

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South Dakota Campground Adds Amenities for Family Fun

The Jellystone Park [parklink park="6" text="campground in Sioux Falls"] has added a number of attractions that are sure to make your [parklink park="6" text="South Dakota vacation"] even more fun.  During the past two years, park owner Bruce Aljets has made over $200,000 in improvements including a new cabin, hot tub, patio area, jumping pillow and additional playground. Families will also enjoy the corn maze which opens late summer.  The campground is...

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Virginia Campground Opens New Water Attractions

The Jellystone Park [parklink park="42" text="campground in Natural Bridge, Virginia"] will host the grand opening of their new Yogi Bear's Water Zone on May 15. The Water Zone includes a 175 foot dual waterslide, where riders can race each other to the finish!  Campers can also find relief from the hot summer sun in one of the many splashground features - such as the Frog Slide, Spraying Palm Tree, or Tumbling Buckets. ...

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New Jellystone Park Campground in Minnesota

Hide your pic-a-nic baskets! Yogi Bear has taken residence at the new [parklink park="92" text="Jellystone Park campground in Minnesota"].  Located near Austin, it is one of the biggest campgrounds in Minnesota with over 300 campsites. Formerly named Beaver Trails Campground, the southern Minnesota RV park opened its doors for the season on April 15.  Owners Don and Laura Tolner are thrilled to be a part of the Jellystone Park system....

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Jellystone Parks Named to Top 10 (Cheap) Getaways for Family Travelers

Family Travel Forum (FTF), the leading publisher of family vacation and travel websites, has named the winners of its 11th annual "Top 10 Getaways" awards. Yogi Bear's Jellystone Parks are among those recognized as affordable vacation destinations. For 2008, FTF editors searched beyond the "sale" signs to find hospitality and travel companies that are always committed to value, offering families a budget vacation. The Top 10 (Cheap) Getaway award winners...

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New Jellystone Park Campground Near Memphis, TN

The newest addition to the Jellystone Park franchise is located just five miles from Memphis in Horn Lake, Mississippi. This [parklink park="91" text="Memphis campground"] offers campers a gorgeous setting to make lasting memories with family, friends and now Yogi Bear.   Previously named Audubon Point RV Park, the new Memphis Jellystone Park will offer a broad range of camping amenities including new cabin lodges, a variety of activities in the Pavilion, themed...

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March 23, 2009 Jellystone Park News

New York Campground Opens Yogi Bear's Water Zone

Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park of western New York in North Java is excited to announce the grand opening of Yogi Bear's Water Zone - a 16,000-square-foot interactive water playground with water cannons, a fort, a Hydrostorm, waterslides and much more. The Water Zone pool is perfect for families - even those with little ones - and offers a zero entry area, progressing to 12 inches deep in the middle. It's...

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