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Trip Advisor 2019 Certificate of Excellence Award Received


(September 1, 2019) As they began to welcome guests for the busy Memorial Day Holiday weekend and the unofficial start of the summer camping season, the Coloma / St. Joseph KOA Holiday announced that they have been awarded Trip Advisor's coveted 2019 Certificate of Excellence award...

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Family Vacation in St. Joseph. Michigan and the KOA


(August 17, 2019) We were honored to be featured in an article by Kzookids (Kalamzaoo, Michigan) highlighting what a great place St. Joseph and our campground is for families.  No need to just take our word for it... check out Read the complete article

Perfect Score Earned During Annual Quality Assurance Review


(August 1, 2019)  The Coloma/St. Joseph KOA Holiday has earned another notch in its belt as an award-winning campground in the system of Kampgrounds of America (KOA).  The momentum, which has been evident over the past three years since the ownership of Mark and Karla Lemoine...

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Talking Glamping with Brenda Lane on WHFB


(July 25,2019) Mark & Karla Lemoine enjoyed speaking with Brenda Lane on WHFB and sharing with her listeners information about KOA, the popularity of camping, their personal story, and the exciting new Luxury Glamping tent sites available at the Coloma/St. Joseph KOA Holiday...

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Luxury Glamping Tent Sites Now Open!


(June 13, 2019) After several weeks of construction delays due to the rainy spring this year, Mark & Karla Lemoine are pleased to share that Luxury Glamping Tent sites are now open and ready...

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Riverside Kayak Park Receives Final Approval


(May 19, 2019) The Hagar Township Board has given final approval to begin construction of the Riverside Kayak Park by authorizing the bid received by a local contractor who will now begin construction this summer. 

For over two years, strong support from area residents...

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Construction on I-196


(May 4, 2019) The Michigan Department of Transportation will be repaving a portion of I-196, from I-94 past our Exit.  This project represents an investment of $15.7 million and will involve single lane closures through our entire 2019 camping season.  Despite this inconvenience...

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Loss of “Grandma Z.”


(April 9, 2019) We are saddened to share the loss of “Grandma Z” (Karla's mom) on April 6,2019, but celebrate that she has found her heavenly rest.

She was a tireless promoter of our campground and loved to spend as much time as she could welcoming guests...

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Linen Package Now Available in Accommodations


(March 8, 2019) – With fifteen accommodations that include camping cabins, deluxe cabins and now… luxury “glamping” tents, staying at the Coloma/St. Joseph KOA just got even better! In addition to your food, clothes and camping gear...

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Community Investment Award Received


(December 13, 2018) - During the annual Holiday & Business Recognition Dinner, the Coloma/Watervliet Chamber of Commerce presented the Coloma/St. Joseph KOA Holiday with the 2018 Community Investment Award.

"It's amazing to see what God can do through us...

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Recognized with KOA's Premier Achievement Awards


(November 11, 2018)  WE DID IT.... AGAIN!!! For the second year in a row we are honored to receive the duo of KOA's premier achievement, the Founder's Award and the President's Award for providing the highest quality camping facilities while exceeding guest's expectations...

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Giving Back - The Chapel, High School Ministry


It's true that it is better to give than it is to receive. However, there are times when a giver feels they receive more than they gave - such is the case here. In the heart of southwest Michigan, The Chapel, an Evangelical Free church...

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Giving Back - WCSG Family-friendly, commercial free radio


It takes a team to encourage thousands. We are pleased to be a business partner with WCSG radio as they offer family friendly, commercial free, adult contemporary music and teaching programs. Listener-supported WCSG is part of Cornerstone University in Grand Rapids, Michigan...

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Giving Back - Kids Care Camp


We love camping and believe no child should be deprived of the experience when life throws them a curve ball. Kids Care Camp is KOA's official charity and provides kids who are battling cancer with a special camping event. Proceeds from our Friday night ice cream socials...

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