May 7, 2013 Blog, West Region News

New Texas Campground Near Dallas Celebrates Mother's Day

The Tyler Texas campground, which was previously known as Whispering Pines RV & Cabin Resort, joined the Jellystone Park Camp-Resort network of family campgrounds on Jan. 1.  The 30-year-old Texas campground, which has 133 RV sites and 18 park model cabins, has long been a Texas camping favorite.  Families enjoy the campgrounds’s lineup of themed weekends and special events from Easter through Halloween. [caption id="attachment_7017" align="alignleft" width="300"] kids splash in the family...

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May 6, 2013 Blog, West Region News

Oklahoma Jellystone Park Wins Award for Excellence in Camping Industry

Al and Rose Sahli, owners of Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park campground at Lake Eufaula, have been recognized as Operator of the Year by the Jellystone Park franchise system. The Operator of the Year Award is given to the individual or team directly responsible for the day-to-day operation of a Camp-Resort in recognition of excellence in management and customer service, improvement of inspection scores and growth of business. The award was...

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September 21, 2012 Blog, West Region News

Yogi Bear Aids Marriage Proposal

It was time to celebrate at the Jellystone Park campground in Montrose, Colorado when Yogi helped a guest propose to his girlfriend. She said Yes!

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April 5, 2012 West Region News

Colorado Campground Offers Opportunity to Interact with Baby Goats

Campers who stay at the park from Spring Break through Earth Day may get a chance to bottle feed a new generation of Nubian dairy goats LARKSPUR, Colorado – The Grenier family can hardly wait for Spring Break. Not only because they get to go camping at the [parklink park="93" text="Jellystone Park campground"] , but because the timing might work out to bottle feed the park's newest members – a...

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April 4, 2012 West Region News

South Dakota Campground Sees Increasing Demand for Camping, But from a New Demographic

The Jellystone Park [parklink park="6" text="campground in Sioux Falls"] is seeing more local campers and fewer long-distance travelers, a change the park attributes to rising fuel costs and difficulties people have getting away for longer trips SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota – When Ray Aljets built the campground that later became Jellystone Park Camp-Resort 23 years ago, most of his business was east-west traffic, particularly families from Chicago, Milwaukee and Minneapolis who traveled...

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April 2, 2012 Blog, West Region News

Colorado Campground to Feature Gourmet Meals with Organic Produce Grown on Site

The Jellystone Park Camp-Resort in Larkspur is planning at least five gourmet dinners from Memorial Day weekend through late September. LARKSPUR,  Colo. – The nights are still chilly on the east slope of the Rockies.  But that's not stopping Matt Fredell at [parklink park="93" text="Jellystone Park campground in Larkspur"] from planting his first boxes of produce. Fredell, an organic farmer, is building planter boxes with lids that can be closed overnight,...

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March 6, 2012 West Region News

Colorado Campground Hosts Disc Golf Charity Event

From Yahoo News: The Mile High Disc Golf Club in the front range of Colorado is not only making great strides in helping to spread the word about disc golf, over the fall and winter seasons they've worked hard to help the hungry in the region. Their Winter Warrior Series took place starting in early November and ran through the end of January. Disc golf players came together braving especially...

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March 5, 2012 West Region News

Boo Boo in the Colorado Snow

Here's a fun picture from the Jellystone Park campground in Estes Park, Colorado. 

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Jellystone Campground in South Dakota Supports Local Heroes with Events & Discounts

Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resort of Sioux Falls, SD is honoring the true Super Heroes – police, firefighters, emergency personnel and armed forces - of our communities the weekend of September 16-18, 2011. A number of special events and programs are scheduled for Saturday, September 17, 2011. A portion of the proceeds from the weekend will be donated to Operation Cares---an organization that provides support to families of service men...

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Jellystone Park™ Gears Up For Halloween

Labor Day weekend may mark the end of the traditional summer camping season, but for the Jellystone Park™ Campgrounds that offer Halloween-themed activities; their busiest season is just beginning. "We're just now getting into our busiest time of the year," Dana Gabriel, co-owner of the [parklink park="96" text="Jellystone Park Campground in Swansea, S.C."] , stated in a news release. She added that her park offers five consecutive Halloween-themed weekends that...

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