Celebrate Easter Traditions At Jellystone Park™

Ahh...Spring is finally here after a long and snowy winter. And the first big holiday weekend of the camping season is right around the corner. Here's a sampling of the Easter activities at several Jellystone Park™ Campgrounds. Check the calendar at your favorite locations to see what they have planned. Head to [parklink park="91" text="Memphis"]  for a weekend of traditional Easter activities like an egg hunt and egg dyeing. There...

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Spring Into The 2001 Camping Season

Heard the birds singing again at last? Gotten a peek of a daffodil trying to poke its way through the soil? Enjoyed a brief tease of things soon to come on a warm March day? Spring is just about here, and with it, the 2011 camping season for all our Jellystone Park™ Campgrounds. While many of you have continued to camp with our year-round parks, we are so excited to...

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Beat The Clock Specials At Caledonia, WI Jellystone Park™

Now through March 4th receive "Beat the Clock Specials" when you call Jellystone Park™ Campground in Caledonia, WI between 7:30 am and 11:00 am. Discounts are for cabin and site rentals. Reservations must be made by telephone at 262-835-2565 and paid in full. Visit their site for details.

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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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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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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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Santa's Magical Kingdom Dazzles Eureka, MO with Light

For folks who live in the Midwest or for those just passing through, check out Santa's Magical Kingdom, the Midwest's most spectacular holiday light display filled with animated scenes, dazzling special effects, and millions of shimmering lights. Found at the [parklink park="53" text="Jellystone Park Campground next to Six Flags in Eureka, MO"] , this is a holiday experience that will truly bring your family joy, laughter and warm memories that...

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It's a Carnival of Lights in Caledonia, WI

Stop by the Wisconsin Christmas Carnival of Lights, held each year at the Jellystone Park™ Campground in Caledonia, WI. Known as the "premiere drive through light display" of Milwaukee, this lighted magical adventure features a mile-long trail of wonders. You'll see Santa's elves hard at work in his workshop; Rudolph leading the pack on his annual Christmas Eve journey; and a 15-foot high gingerbread house covered in sparkling candy. After your...

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Barton Lake Indiana Campground Announces Halloween Festivities

Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp Resort at Barton Lake is celebrating the fall and Halloween season this year with four Halloween weekends! [gallery link="file"] September 17-19 is "Happy Howl-O-Ween", geared for the Little Tykes. The [parklink park="41" text="Barton Lake Indiana campground"] will feature a costume parade with trick-or-treating along the parade route, picture time in the pumpkin patch, hunt for The Great Pumpkin, story time, craft hour, cartoons, wagon rides,...

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Leave No Trace Visits Michigan Campground

The Leave No Trace e-Tour visited the Jellystone Park [parklink park="25" text="campground in Frankenmuth, Michigan"] for "Family Reunion Weekend." Frankenmuth, known as Little Bavaria, is an interesting community with a strong German heritage that was settled first as a Lutheran mission in the early 19th Century. The celebration of its Bavarian roots is the signature feature of the community today. Local school children still study German from kindergarten to high...

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