8 Tips and Tricks for Avoiding Summer Crowds at National Parks

4/20/2022 | Plan

With more people looking to get outside in the summer months, America’s national parks can feel a little too much like amusement parks rather than wilderness escapes. Here are some tips to avoid the crowds and make the most of your national-park vacation.

9 Pieces Of Camping Gear You’ll Probably Never Need To Replace

4/19/2022 | Plan

Camping can be especially hard on gear so it’s important to know which pieces of camping gear are going to last. Here are nine essentials frequent campers have been swearing by for years, and in one case, half a century.

KOA Celebrates 60 Years of Inviting Campers Outdoors

4/15/2022 | Plan

Beginning from humble roots as a single campground location, KOA has grown to more than 525 locations across the United States and Canada. Learn more about the history of KOA campgrounds!

7 Tips For Setting Up Camp In The Dark

4/8/2022 | Plan

If you have to set up camp at night these seven tips from seasoned campers are sure to make the process that much easier. Here’s how to set up camp in the dark.


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

4/6/2022 | 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!

How to Remove a Tick | How to Kill a Tick

4/5/2022 | Plan

When you find a tick, you’ll want to make sure to properly remove it from the skin to maintain health and safety. Check out KOA’s top tips for tick removal.