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COVID-19 NEW CLEANING PROCEDURES & RECREATION UPDATES

7/27/2020

Our camper’s health and well-being are important to us. Due to Covid-19 we have updated our cleaning, social distancing guidelines and recreation information. Attention Campers: Please prepare to adhere to the non-negotiable state mask orders. All campers over the age of 2 must wear a mask when in...

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Timeless Family Fun

7/27/2020

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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Plan a Perfect Spring Break in Santa Cruz

3/11/2020

Don’t let the pressure of picking the perfect Spring Break destination wear you down, we’ve got you covered. Check out these top reasons that make Santa Cruz / Monterey Bay KOA your perfect basecamp for a Spring Break you won’t regret!1. Sun, Surf & ShopsBring your sunglasses to the sunshine state...

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Pitch a Tent at These 18 Bay Area Camping Spots

12/2/2019

Red Tricycle offers another summary of California's best spots to set up camp. 

Explore all the tent camping locations the Bay Area has to offer!

9 Amazing & Cheap Summer Getaways

12/2/2019

From Charleston, SC to Scottsdale, AZ this thorough guide by Parade points out unique places to stay for a reasonable price across the nation. Discover why Santa Cruz KOA made the list!Read More

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Camping with Kids

9/18/2019

Read about the best places to stay in the Bay Area when camping with little kids. This is a nice overview of the pros and cons of each campground.

KOA Glamping Getaway

9/18/2019

Have you camped in our NEW Patio Glamping Cabins? Featuring a Queen bed, coffee bar and personal patio, our Glamping Cabins are the perfect option to get away from it all. See what NBC Bay Area Had to Say

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27 Luxury Camping Adventures

9/18/2019

Make even the least outdoorsy individual into a camper with these 27 Luxury Camping Adventures. 


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How and Why Campground Reviews Matter/KOA Rate Your Stay

9/12/2019

We want to know what you think! Campground reviews gathered after camping trips are an important part of making your camping experience great.

Tent Care, Maintenance & Common Repairs-How to clean a tent

9/12/2019

Tents provide you with a wonderful way to experience the outdoors and connect with nature. However, even the best tent will require regular care and maintenance, and maybe even a repair or two over time. Check out our top tips for tent care, maintenance & and repair.

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6 Reasons Why You Need to Plan a Family Camping Trip

9/12/2019

Life is busy-especially for families. Here are a few reasons why you need to plan a family camping trip sooner than later.