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How To RV With Pets

  Have you been playing with the idea of bringing your pet along with you in your RV as you Work Kamp?  According to the American Pet Products Association, sixty-eight percent of American households own a pet.  A recent online survey by GfK shows that sixty-one percent of Canadians own pets.  And KOA’s own research […]

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New Bern KOA Holiday Named KOA Campground of the Year

Pictured, left to right, are New Bern KOA Holiday Operations Director Bonnie Day; KOA CEO Pat Hittmeier; New Bern KOA Holiday Manager Pat Holtzclaw; and KOA President Toby O’Rourke. The New Bern KOA Holiday in North Carolina was named Kampgrounds of America’s 2019 Campground of the Year Wednesday, November 14 during KOA’s Annual International Convention […]

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Food Trucks Are Fare Game at More KOAs Across North America

This food truck at the Westfield/Lake Erie, NY KOA paid for itself in its very first season of operation, according to owner Dennis Hanes. “Our campers love it,” he said. An unlikely, yet profitable, business partnership is popping up on KOA campgrounds. Campgrounds and food trucks are joining forces to offer more food options to […]

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Meet Work Kampers

  Rev. Richard and Karen Strait   Rev. Richard Strait had a unique Work Kamping postition as chaplain for the campground. Not many KOAs have chaplains, but he has been working as one for the past several years at various locations. In addition to conducting non-denominational chapel services on Sundays, Richard and his wife Karen […]

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