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Keith Powell is the publisher and sales director of RV West magazine which is part of the Koocanusa Publications group.

Keith Powell is the publisher and sales director of RV West magazine which is part of the Koocanusa Publications group.

Keith Powell

Keith Powell is the publisher and sales director of RV West magazine which is part of the Koocanusa Publications group.

A campground in Arizona, with mountain in background and large RV parked in camping spot.
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KOA campgrounds across Northern Arizona anticipate a busy summer season

Winter stays and forward reservations are up at KOA campgrounds in northern Arizona, which bodes well for the 2018 camping season.

by Jeff Crider
An aerial view of the Cava Robles RV Resort in Paso Robles, CA.
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Cava Robles Luxury RV Resort names local management team

Cava Robles, a Signature Sun RV Resort and cottage project under development in Paso Robles, California, has chosen two local hospitality professionals to guide day-to-day resort operations.

Stephane Cordeille.
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Shakeup at Thetford Corporation, as president leaves and new CEO Stephane Cordeille steps in

Cordeille will assume all day-to-day responsibilities previously held by Thetford President Kevin Phillips, who has left the organization to pursue other opportunities.

Canadian RV and Camping Week takes place on May 22 to 27, 2018 and, at the same time, raises funds for Make-A-Wish Canada.
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Mark the dates for the 2018 Camping Week!

Select campgrounds and dealerships across Canada will help raise funds for Make-A-Wish® Canada and offer special discounts in support of Canadian RVing and Camping Week.

Assiniboine Lodge.
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Backcountry reservations at Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park

Starting April 10th, visitors can reserve a spot at Og and Magog Lake campgrounds through BC Parks’ Discover Camping Reservation Service.

People in a farmer's field, picking vegetables.
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Snowbirds in Yuma savour the region’s agricultural history with produce and farm tours

Specialty “Farm to Feast” tours and other gourmet events are scheduled throughout February and March. 

The camper will be printed at Create Café on a custom ErectorBot 3D Printer nicknamed Printron.
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The world’s first 3D-printed camper will be printed in Saskatoon

Named 'The Wave', the camper designed by Wave of the Future 3D will be printed in one piece, will be 13’ in size, weigh 600 lbs and have a 100-year life expectancy. 

An aerial view of Cava Robles luxury RV resort in California.
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Cava Robles Luxury RV Resort readies for May opening

Construction crews pouncing on good weather; advance reservations point to big consumer interest. 

The Alaska 2018 RV & Camping guide.
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The Alaska 2018 RV & Camping guide hits the streets

The guide is printed as a 4 by 9 inch rack card on durable paper, but folds out to 24 by 36 inches, like a map. 

Canada Post's new 'Far and Wide' collection of stamps.
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Picturesque stamps capture the beauty of some of our country’s most scenic and unique locations

Canada Post's new 'From Far and Wide' collection of stamps depicts nine stunning Canadian landscapes from across our country. 

Picture of two park rangers interacting with a child.
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Senior Park Ranger/Park Ranger requirements and information

Being a BC Parks ranger is a very rewarding experience, especially if you love being outdoors and having a positive impact on conservation and park visitor’s experiences.

Cover of the 2018 Tennessee RV Camping Guide.
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The 2018 Tennessee RV Camping Guide is now available

The 2018 Tennessee Camping Guide lists mostly privately-owned and operated campgrounds, RV parks and resorts, as well as several state parks.

On average, BC Parks receives 300 to 400 park-use permit applications each year.
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BC Parks permit information to be posted online

The public notification and engagement policy, coming into effect on Jan. 30, 2018, will better inform the public about park-use permits and what permit applications are currently being reviewed.

Garibaldi Provincial Park.
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Year-round reservations now required at Garibaldi Provincial Park

Year-round reservations are required for campsites at Garibaldi Lake, Taylor Meadows, Elfin Lake, Helm, Cheakamus Lake and Singing Creek campgrounds. 

An aerial view of a Myrtle Beach golf course.
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Attention Canadian Snowbirds: Myrtle Beach Golf Trips offers a free round of golf

Golfers who request free vacation estimate receive a free round on beautiful Myrtle Beach area golf courses.

Trailer with Wheel Estate graphics/info on it.
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Wheel Estate expands RV sharing service

Alberta couple who trailblazed peer-to-peer RV rentals in early 2017 expands offering across Canada