The Essential Packing List for First-Time Fall Campers

9/17/2021 | Plan

If you’re planning your first fall camping trip there are a few things you’ll want to make sure you remember. Use our list to help you pack for your first fall camping trip.


Meet San Diego Metro KOA Resort General Manager Ramon

9/15/2021 | Plan

Interested in what it’s like to work at a KOA? Meet Ramon Becerra, general manager of the San Diego Metro KOA Resort, who has dedicated his life to making camping fun and for everyone for nearly 40 years.


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The Story Behind the KOA Yellow Sign | History of the KOA Logo

9/8/2021 | Plan

Have you ever been curious about the KOA logo and what it stands for? Learn more about the history of the KOA logo and the future of camping.


Interested in Owning a Campground? Here’s What You Need to Know

9/7/2021 | Plan

Have you ever wondered what it takes to own a KOA campground? Some of KOA’s dedicated owners give us the behind-the-scenes details.


Beginners Guide to Camping | Essential Camp Gear, Tips & More

9/7/2021 | Plan

KOA has all the top camping tips to make your first camping experience great, including essential gear, location planning & more. Plan your trip today!


The Best Times of Year to Visit America’s Busiest National Parks

9/1/2021 | Plan

America’s most-visited national parks, like Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Yellowstone National Park, are popular for a reason. This list shares when to visit America’s favorite national parks to avoid the crowds and see these natural wonders.