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Travel Stories: The Search for the Perfect Snowbird Companion

10/5/2012 | Plan

By Kathy Taubman Our dream has always been to become traveling snowbirds when we retired. Our dream began while owning and operating our own KOA from 1978 through 1981 in Van Horn, Texas. We were exposed to the value KOA has as a family owned business and the value it provides campers. After several challenging […]

RV Tips: Extended Stay Maintenance Checks for Snowbirds

10/5/2012 | RV Advice

In this informative RV how-to video, KOA resident expert Mark Polk demonstrates some extended stay maintenance checks for snowbirds to help keep your RV in tip-top shape during extended camping trips. Happy RV learning, Mark J. Polk For more information on how to purchase, use and maintain your RV be sure to visit www.rveducation101.com. Visit […]

Traveling with KOA in Ontario

9/9/2012 | Activities

By Tamela Rich If you want to get a taste of another culture, and prefer one where English is an official language, why not visit Canada? (After all, there are plenty of places to camp, with 35 KOA campgrounds located north of the border.) This video from Tom Brokaw and NBC news, produced for the […]

Following the Yellow Brick Road

9/9/2012 | Activities

By Jennifer Grambs Photos: Jeff Grambs There were moments this summer during our 7,000-mile, cross-country camping trip when I felt like Dorothy in the Land of Oz, following a bright yellow brick road from campground to campground. Splashes of KOA yellow — a tee-shirt, pair of clogs, that familiar sign, the handles of our KOA […]


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RV Tips: How to Test Your RV Batteries

9/9/2012 | RV Advice

In this informative RV how-to video, KOA resident expert Mark Polk demonstrates several easy methods for testing the condition of your RV batteries. Understanding how to test your RV batteries lets you know when the batteries need to be charged, saving you money and adding years of life to your RV batteries. Happy RV learning, […]

Take a Tour of Our Deluxe Cabins

9/9/2012 | Activities

You don’t need an RV or tent anymore to camp at KOA. We’ve got Deluxe Cabins — with all the amenities of home. So you can spend your days outdoors and your nights in cozy comfort out of the elements. Take a virtual tour of KOA’s Deluxe Cabins through the video link below.