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Q&A with Campground of the Year Winner: San Diego KOA – The Bell Family

12/12/2012 | Plan

The San Diego Metro KOA Campground was named 2013 KOA Campground of the Year Friday, November 16 during Kampgrounds of America’s annual International Convention in Orlando, Florida. The San Diego Metro KOA is the first repeat winner of the award in KOA’s 50-year history. The Bell Family, owners of the campground, also won the award […]

Crave-Worthy Cinnamon French Toast Recipe from Weber

12/12/2012 | Cook

Looking for the perfect holiday breakfast? This great grillable recipe from our friends at Weber includes a bonus: you can make it wherever you’ve got coals, flames and hot grates this winter (even if that means you’re not out camping). Bon appétit! Cinnamon French Toast Serves: 4 Prep time: 15 minutes Standing time: 10 minutes […]

2012 Ultimate Gift Guide for Campers

12/12/2012 | Plan

There’s the basic stuff every camper needs just to get by out there. Then there’s the “oh-wow-this-just-makes-me-love-camping-even-more-than-I-already-do” camping stuff. KOA’s 2012 Ultimate Gift Guide for Campers features a whole lot of the latter. It’s filled with unique gifts that are good for any camper you love who loves tent camping, RVs, cabin camping or anything […]

KOA Sponsors 2012’s Trip of the Capitol Christmas Tree

12/12/2012 | Plan

It’s no secret. Our love of the great North American outdoors starts at the very top of our organization, with KOA’s CEO and Chairman Jim Rogers. Because of Jim’s passion to partner with various public and private outdoor coalitions, in 2012 KOA got the amazing opportunity to help sponsor the journey of the U.S. Capitol […]


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Snowbird Q&A: Donald and Sharon Ehlen @ Okeechobee KOA

11/12/2012 | Plan

In this new series, we’re asking snowbirds (people from the US and Canada who spend a large portion of winter in warmer locales, for you newbies) what they love about the lifestyle and how KOA fits snugly into it. We caught up with Donald and Sharon Ehlen on the sunny shores of Florida’s Lake Okeechobee […]

RV Tips: The Best GPS System for RVs

11/12/2012 | RV Advice

Learn about what to look for in an RV GPS.