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RV Tips: Ready the RV for Snowbirds Heading Home

3/11/2013 | RV Advice

It’s been a wonderful winter in your sunny destination of choice. You’ve weathered the winter and dodged the cold. Now you’re a Snowbird headed homeward. Even though you may be ready to hit the road, your RV may not be. After an extended stay, in one location there are some pre-departure precautions every Snowbird should […]

Are There Brand-New KOAs in Your Neck of the Woods?

2/11/2013 | Plan

In 2012, 17 new campgrounds joined the KOA family — extending the number of locations where you’ll be taken care of to nearly 490 across North America. Please welcome these KOA owners to the family. To discover whether you’d like to meet them (and their beautiful campgrounds) in person, click through the link under each […]

Sick of Winter? Make a Summer Camping Meal

2/11/2013 | Cook

Got cabin fever? Take your taste buds on a summer adventure by making this quintessential camping meal from our friends at Weber Grills right at home — and let summer shine in. Main Course: All-American Steakburgers Serves: 8 Ingredients: 1/2 cup KRAFT THICK ‘N SPICY Original Barbecue Sauce 1/4 cup A.1. Original Steak Sauce 2 […]


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Snowbird Q&A: Steve and Gail Cawsey @ San Diego Metro KOA

1/7/2013 | Plan

In this winter-season series, we’re asking snowbirds (people from the US and Canada who spend a large portion of winter in warmer locales) what they love about the lifestyle and how KOA fits snugly into it. Steve and Gail Cawsey told us why they’ve decided to make San Diego Metro KOA their permanent home after […]

Annual New Year’s Update from KOA President, Pat Hittmeier

1/7/2013 | Plan

Happy New Year 2013! First things first, thank you for allowing us to host you at one of our many individually owned and operated KOA Kampgrounds in 2012. I mention the “individually owned” detail because that fact so often leads to that special touch and that feeling of being taken care of that is so […]

How To Make Grilled Bananas with Ice Cream

1/7/2013 | Cook

Don’t end the cookout with dinner. Keep the grill warm and make this incredibly tasty, incredibly easy dessert to finish off on a high. It’s a Weber Grills ‘Recipe of the Month.’ Serves: 4 Prep time: 5 minutes Grilling time: 5 to 7 minutes Ingredients: 2 tablespoons caramel sauce 1 tablespoon dark rum 4 bananas, […]