Stuff You Gotta Have: The Swiss Army Knife

12/22/2010 | KOA

What would you include in your own Swiss Army Knife? Our campers have a few ideas. Odds are you have one. Or had one. Or really wished you had one when you needed to tighten a screw, open a bottle of wine or pull out a sliver while you were camping. The perfect tool for […]

Stuff We Gotta Have! The Coleman Quad Lantern

12/20/2010 | KOA

View a larger version of this video here The Coleman LED Quad Lantern separates into 4 smaller units that are easily rechargeable. Nike did it for shoes. Starbucks did it for coffee. Facebook did it for sharing information. Each has taken something old school—and revolutionized the way we think of it. They’re the names we […]

Stuff You Gotta Have: Great Coffee

12/20/2010 | KOA

The percolator: classic coffee goodness! If you’ve read this month’s article about the things that campers won’t leave home without, you know the number one response from our Facebook fans was this: coffee. And they’re pretty darned specific about the way they want to make it. The Perks of Coffee Some, like Michael Lundy, go […]

Top Camping Must Haves

12/20/2010 | KOA

What do KOA campers love about their outdoor adventures? Getting away from the hustle and bustle of their day-to-day lives, having a chance to enjoy some fresh air and sunshine and doing things a little out of the ordinary, like hanging out at the pool, jumping on huge pillows or just laughing with other campers. […]


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Top 10 Camping Movies To Watch

12/20/2010 | KOA

Night at the movies, KOA kamper style! If you’re reading this article, it’s probably safe to say you love camping. After all, who wouldn’t love spending time outdoors, getting lots of fresh air and having some good, old-fashioned fun? But since most of us can’t spend every day—or even every weekend—at our favorite KOA campground, […]

Meet the Kupers – KOA Kampground of the Year

12/18/2010 | KOA

  Michael and Kristie Kuper met as teenagers, when he came to work for her father’s RV sales and repair business. Soon the two were working side by side and romance soon followed. In 1981, the same year Kristie’s parents purchased the Thunder Bay, Ontario KOA Kampground, the two celebrated the birth of their first […]