April 28, 2016 Blog, Campgrounds, Camping Tips

What to Expect When Cabin Camping

To most, cabin camping sounds more luxurious and relaxing than tent camping, but the truth is that the two are very similar. In fact, it might even help you to think about cabin camping as roughing it in a hard-shelled tent. Cabin camping is a great introduction to camping for beginners, and for more seasoned adventurers, it can be a welcomed change of pace. You get all the benefits of...

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April 13, 2016 Camping Tips

Discover Genius Camping Tips for Your Next Trip

For a total of 515 million outings, more than 40 million people went camping in 2010 alone. People go for summer camping trips for many reasons -- 13% of adults went camping to spend quality time with their families while some campers do it for the chance do some extreme hiking. Camping is more than just an American past-time -- it is a chance for people to reconnect with roots, trees,...

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March 23, 2016 Campgrounds, Camping Tips

Here's How to Have the Most Fun Possible with Your Family while Cabin Camping in Illinois

When you think of a great cabin camping destination, where do you think of? Cabin camping in Kansas, Missouri, or South Dakota may be some of the first places that come to mind for most. However, if you really want your family to experience something unique and unexpected, you need to consider cabin camping in Illinois. Illinois may be known for deep dish pizzas and rabid sports fans, but it's...

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March 23, 2016 Campgrounds, Camping Tips

From Splashparks to the Amish Country, Here are Just a Few Unique Perks of Ohio Campgrounds

Camping is one of the most fun things you could ever do with your family, and millions of people embark on exciting adventures every single year. In 2010 alone, about 40 million people went camping for a total of 515 million outings, making it one of the most popular vacation options in the country. If you're planning a camping trip, you may be wondering where to find the best camping...

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February 2, 2016 Camping Tips

Family Vacation Campgrounds are the Best Option for Summer Fun!

It's good to dream up amazing vacations, but some families can get a bit too creative when it comes to planning their next holiday. Like most things in life, it's best to stick with the basics. Family vacation campgrounds have been helping to give families the time of their lives for decades, and remain the premier option for family fun in the summer. Family camping adventures allow the whole gang...

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February 2, 2016 Campgrounds, Camping Tips

Camping in the Northeast? Consider These 3 Incredible Destinations

There's nothing quite like spending some quality time with family on vacation, and camping is the ultimate way to enjoy the company of loved ones in the great outdoors. When planning your next vacation, consider camping in the Northeast at one of the many popular destinations in the region. The West Coast might be a beloved vacation destination because of its weather, but camping in the Northeast is an experience...

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December 11, 2015 Camping Tips

The Line Awakens: What You Can Learn About Camping From Star Wars Fans

Camping is one of the most popular activities in the United States. In 2010, 40 million people went camping for a total of 515 million outings. The following year, 42.5 million people went camping -- 2.5 million more -- for a total of 534.9 million days, 19.9 million more days or 54,520.5 years more than the previous year. Typically, people find campgrounds near their homes to enjoy, but there are...

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December 4, 2015 Blog, Camping Tips

What People Don't Understand About Winter Camping

It's understandable why some don't "get" winter camping. After all, the most popular parts of camping don't seem to be too conducive to winter. Consider the fact that the most popular type of camping is by tent, as 86% of survey respondents said, while 33% said they preferred cabin camping; 30% backcountry/backpacking; 26% drive-up campsites; 24% RV; 11% camped in a backyard; and 8% slept under the stars. What's more,...

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October 1, 2015 Camping Tips

Don't Forget These Essentials for Your Winter Camping Trip

Whether you're camping in Texas or cabin camping in Ohio, there are a number of spots you can choose for winter camping. But not all campgrounds locations are created equally. Depending on the weather and the accommodations, you could have a vastly different experience at one campground or another. For example, much of a camping trip is dependent on the weather. Of campers surveyed, around 70% of those who stayed...

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September 1, 2015 Campgrounds, Camping Tips

Fall Camping: Better Than Summer Camping?

Fall may not be quite as warm as the summer, but it's just as perfect a time to go camping -- if not better. Here's what you should know.   The Foliage.   One of the main reasons it might be better to go camping in the fall is because of the foliage. As nature gears up for winter, the leaves take on bright, vibrant, beautiful colors. It's simply picturesque....

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