Campfire Safety

The Jellystone Park Campground franchise is a proud partner of the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics, an educational, nonprofit organization dedicated to the responsible enjoyment and active stewardship of the outdoors.    We know how much fun a safe, responsibly-managed campfire can be - that's why this recent blog post from Leave No Trace caught our eye.    For your next campfire, keep the following in mind:  ...

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New Campground in Maine Boasts Tons of Natural Beauty and Recreation

Traveling north, Jellystone Park [parklink park="101" text="Campground in Maine"] is located in the central part of the state in Madison which is near Skowhegan. Formerly named Yonderhill Family RV Park, the campground is located at the gateway to one of Maine's most beautiful scenic byways. The area features plenty of recreation including hiking, cycling, four-wheeling, snowmobiling, rafting and some of the best hunting and fishing in the state. The region's rich Native American...

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New Jellystone Park Campground In Delaware

You'll find the new Jellystone Park [parklink park="102" text="campground in Delaware  "] on Brick Granary Road in Lincoln, just minutes from the Atlantic Ocean and Delaware Bay's miles of family beaches. With tent, pull-thru and roomy RV sites, the campground can accommodate any camping style. Each site offers a picnic table and fire ring, and guests have the option of a concrete slab or decking. Add a pool, clubhouse, horseshoe pit,...

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Get Moving! Staying Active This Winter

Short, cold, snowy winter days make it tough to keep the family active and healthy! Add school closings to the mix, and cooped-up kids (and parents) start to long for the outside weather of the rest of the year. With spring still a long way off, it's easy to resign yourself to being sluggish - but don't despair! There are plenty of ways to burn off extra energy, keep the...

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Top Pick for 2011, Luray, Virginia

Your family's list of must-visit destinations for 2011 just got a little longer: [parklink park="46" text="Jellystone Park Camp-Resort in Luray, VA"] has been named Camp-Resort of the Year for the Jellystone Park franchise. The Camp-Resort of the Year award is the highest honor in the franchise, recognizing one campground above all the rest as the very best of the best for management, operations, appearance and performance. Owned by the Rust...

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Jellystone Parks™ Receive Top Honors from Woodall's

Woodall's has awarded 15 Jellystone Park™ Campgrounds their coveted 5W/5W rating. This dual rating system is based on the development of the park's facilities and its recreation. In general, the more W's a campground is awarded, means the camper will find a more resort-like experience. Another vital consideration is a park's overall maintenance. No matter the park's amenities, a park can only receive 5W if it achieves a certain standard of...

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Camping Is Always In-Season!

While the weather has turned frosty in most of the country, campers need not despair - there are still plenty of Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park™ Campground open year round! You'll find our friendly staff and top-notch hospitality still very much in working order during the winter months, so don't give up on camping fun just yet. In addition to RV campsites, many of our campgrounds offer heated cabins and lodges,...

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Shadrack's Christmas Wonderland Comes to Nashville

The halls are fully decked in Nashville, where Jellystone Park™ Campground is located just down the road from the Opryland Hotel. For the first time, the park is host to Shadrack's Christmas Wonderland, a world-renowned holiday light show set to your favorite holiday songs. Featuring hundreds of thousands of energy-efficient LED lights synchronized and dancing to classic tunes like the "Hallelujah Chorus", this is one of the biggest light shows...

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Celebrate and Donate Among Twinking Lights in Gloucester

A new addition to the [parklink park="100" text="Jellystone Park"] ™ family, Gloucester Point near Chesapeake Bay in Hayes, Virginia is making a marquee debut with its Christmas Holiday Light Show, held 6-10 p.m. on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through January 2. With more than a quarter mile of twinkling lights synchronized to holiday music you'll enjoy through your radio, it's sure to become a family tradition. Even better, proceeds benefit...

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Family Friendly New Year's Eve Celebration!

Join Yogi and the gang at [parklink park="96" text="Jellystone Park™ at River Bottom Farms in Swansea, SC"]  and ring in the New Year with style! Friday, December 31, they will be hosting a Karaoke New Year's party in the Recreation Center, followed by fireworks over the pond.   A Pot Luck Dinner is scheduled for Saturday, January 1. Traditional black-eyed peas and greens, tea, bread and a meat will be...

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