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This Appalachian Trail guide will let you know if you’re ready for the hike of a lifetime

4/15/2015 | Plan

2180 miles. That’s how far the Appalachian Trail stretches. It runs from Georgia all the way up to Maine. Needless to say, walking the trail from end to end is certainly not for the faint of heart. A full hike of the Appalachian Trail would take months of dedicated effort and incredible endurance. However, there’s no […]

Break out of your comfort zone on your outdoor spring break

4/14/2015 | Activities

Everyone loves spring break. Especially college students and anyone else still in school. It’s a great time to relax and regroup before making the final haul towards summer, and spring is also the perfect time to get outdoors after a long, cold winter. (Readers in the Midwest and Northeast know what I’m talking about). If […]

Limited mobility doesn’t have to mean limited camping opportunities

4/13/2015 | Plan

If you or someone you know has limited mobility and wants to go camping, you may feel at a loss. Can we make this work? Is camping with limited mobility even possible? Is it worth it? The simple answer to all of those questions is a resounding YES! Camping with limited mobility is definitely possible […]


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The art of telling the perfect campfire horror story

4/9/2015 | KOA

The hotdogs have been roasted. The s’mores have been eaten. Everyone around the campfire is feeling content and relaxed. The sun has gone down and darkness has settled over the woods. That’s how you know it’s the perfect time to tell your fellow campers a campsite horror story. But how do you tell a campsite […]

Green RV Series Part 3 – Green Campground Tips

4/8/2015 | KOA

Learn great ways to enjoy your RV while still being environmentally friendly. Here you’ll find tips and tricks perfect for your RV lifestyle—and the earth.

KOA Sweet Spring Recipes

4/8/2015 | Cook

Spring is the season for some of our favorite fruits and veggies. Here you’ll find delicious recipes that will get you in the mood for warm springtime days!