Albuquerque KOA Journey Campground Blog

Get reimbursed if it rains during your stay!


Give yourself peace of mind knowing you’ll be proactively reimbursed if rain [or heat] impacts your stay/experience. Through our partnership with Sensible Weather, the leading provider of weather protection in the travel and hospitality space, you can add a Weather Guarantee to your booking that...

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Your Guide to the 2024 New Mexico State Fair


Are you ready for the ultimate fair experience? The 2024 New Mexico State Fair is just around the corner, and it’s the perfect opportunity for a memorable outing with family and friends. Located near Albuquerque KOA Journey, the fair promises excitement, entertainment, and delicious treats for...

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Your Guide to the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta®


Discover the magic of Albuquerque's fall months as temperatures drop, and the vibrant hues of hot air balloons take over the skies. From October 5-13, 2024, the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta® promises an awe-inspiring spectacle, transforming the city into a haven for balloon enthusiasts...

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Cable & Local TV Channel Guide


Catching up on tv shows or want to watch some movies while enjoying some downtime at the campground? Here’s our Cable/Local TV list for reference.



If you’re like most pet owners, you probably want to bring your furry friend along wherever you go. At KOA we want all members of the family to explore nature and enjoy a camping adventure – even the four-legged ones! Whether you’re planning on camping with your pet for the first time, or just need...

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Our Favorite Fall Recipes


Do you smell that? It’s the time of year when the air gets a bit or crisp, leaves start changing and smells of spice, apples and pumpkins feel the air. Yep, it’s Fall, and it’s one of our favorite times of year.While summer winds down, camping only gets better. Cooler temperatures promise...

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Timeless Family Fun


As you make your way out to your favorite campground this summer, you may notice some restrictions and policies have been put in place due to COVID-19. Restrictions on group size, guests, pool access, recreational amenities and more will slightly change your camping experience at the start of this...

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Quick Clam Chowder


A recipe just in time for the dropping temperature. This clipping comes from a KOA Directory released in 1999! Give the recipe a try or put a New Mexico twist on it and add some Green or Red Chile! 

Easy Campsite Recipes!


Three-In-One Oatmeal Cookies

1 1/2 cups Butter or Margarine

2 cups packed Brown Sugar

2 Eggs

1/4 cup Milk

2 teaspoons Baking Powder

2 teaspoons Vanilla

1/2 teaspoon Baking Soda

3 cups all-purpose Flour

2 cups Rolled Oats

Albuquerque's International Balloon Fiesta


Experience the world's largest balloon fiesta, right here in New Mexico! This 9 day event features live events, chainsaw carving demonstrations, over 500 hot air balloons and more.

Omelettes in a Bag


Make a tasty omelette right at your campsite, no muss – no fuss. Best of all, each camper can choose their own ingredients for a custom breakfast (or dinner) delight! 

5 Tips for an RV Trip with Your Dog


Albuquerque KOA Journey is dog friendly! Here are 5 tips for a great camping trip with your four legged friend(s).



Do you often find yourself at home or work, ignoring other responsibilities, and spending countless hours researching the perfect campground for your next weekend getaway or family vacation?  If so, don’t worry. You are in good company. We won’t tell on you if you don’t tell on us!8 Questions to Ask

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50 Quirky Finds in all 50 States


Take a look at our quirky must-see attractions across all 50 states. Be sure to experience the musical highway, right here in New Mexico!