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This Month's Recipe: Armadillo Eggs

12/21/2011 | Cook

A little spicy, a little cheesy and a whole lot of good! Make ’em this holiday weekend or take ’em with you the next time you head out camping. Ingredients: 1 lb. pork sausage 2 c. all-purpose baking mix (like Bisquick) 2 c. shredded jack cheese 2 c. shredded cheddar cheese 1 T. salt 
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Keeping Your RV Secure

12/19/2011 | KOA

Your RV is your home away from home. Keep it safe by following a few simple rules. The RVing lifestyle is one enjoyed by a lot of us. After all, it gives you all the freedom of hitting the open road and staying at your favorite campgrounds, combined with all the great conveniences of home. […]

Minneapolis, MN

12/16/2011 | Activities

The Twin Cities are a veritable cornucopia of entertainment options, including 6 major professional sports teams and 950 lakes just in the metro area. It’s hard to imagine why anyone would want to go anyplace else. But just in case you’re in the mood for a drive and want to see what else is out […]


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Central option: South Padre Island KOA from Ontario, Canada

12/16/2011 | Activities

Midwest – Ontario, Canada to South Padre Island, Texas KOA When you visit the South Padre Island, Texas KOA as often as John and Milan Grant, the route from Ontario, Canada, becomes almost second nature. Some time in later October, when they complete their responsibilities in Kingston, they’ll prepare their 42-foot Gulfstream for the 2,200-mile […]

Los Angeles, CA

12/16/2011 | Activities

Los Angeles may be known for the entertainment industry, beaches, surfing, Santa Monica Boulevard and the like, but did you know there are plenty of entertainment options outside the city, just a short drive away? The surrounding area of southern California boasts a wealth of National Parks and Forests if you’re looking for some natural […]

Phoenix, Arizona

12/16/2011 | Activities

It’s not hard to see why Phoenix remains a popular destination for KOA campers–especially snowbirds from the north. Nicknamed the Valley of the Sun, the city offers blue skies all year long, and from September through May, you can count on virtually ideal weather. Add in great restaurants and entertainment venues, and it becomes the […]