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Florida Fishing

Florida Fishing

February 15, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

When you think of fishing year round, Florida always seems to come to mind, and rightly so. Warmer temperatures throughout the year along with the perfect location featuring salt and freshwater make this state a hot spot for many fishermen. The central Florida region, in particular, is well known for its fantastic freshwater fishing and […]

Poche’s Fish n’ Camp – Louisiana Cajun Camping!

Poche’s Fish n’ Camp – Louisiana Cajun Camping!

February 6, 2014 by · 5 Comments 

While we were exploring southern Louisiana off of I-10, we spent four nights at Poche’s Fish n’ Camp. Located just a few miles east of Lafayette, in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, this RV park was the perfect place to base camp out of and to also spend a few days relaxing. Poche’s has lots of “Louisiana-flavor” […]

Outdoor Recreation as an Economic Engine

Outdoor Recreation as an Economic Engine

June 30, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Millions of Americans and Canadians take pleasure in the pursuit of enjoyment in the outdoors. But we rarely consider the economic impact of the outdoor recreation industry on local communities and the entire country. Newly released information from three separate and diverse studies provides a revealing look at the outdoor recreation industry as an economic […]

The Frakenfish: An Invasive Species Not Welcome in Canada

The Frakenfish: An Invasive Species Not Welcome in Canada

June 8, 2012 by · 1 Comment 

Canada prides itself on welcoming newcomers, but one Asian immigrant is getting a chilly reception. A predatory northern snakehead fish, which eats almost anything and can even jump out of the water and slither across land to attack small animals, has reportedly been discovered swimming in a small pond in a suburban Vancouver (British Columbia) […]

Indulge Mom in Nature on Mothers’ Day

Indulge Mom in Nature on Mothers’ Day

May 8, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Mothers have been revered throughout history, from ancient pagan celebrations to church holidays to present-day Mother’s Day. Many countries throughout the world devote a day to honor their mothers. The tradition dates back to pagan celebrations in ancient Greece in honor of Rhea, the mother of the gods. In Rome, too, Cybele, a mother of […]

Texas Coastal Bend Readies for Winter Texans

Texas Coastal Bend Readies for Winter Texans

September 25, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

With most of the U.S. and Canada ending their summer vacations as families get ready to head back to school many snowbirds have started planning and gearing up for another winter in the U.S. Sunbelt. Warm weather hubs such as Ol’ Airy Zonie, Southern California, Florida, and Texas are top destinations for their predictable warm […]

Are You Ready for the Road?

Are You Ready for the Road?

May 24, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Memorial Day weekend kicks off those lazy, hazy days of summer. The long weekend is perfect for a camping getaway to enjoy biking, boating, fishing, golfing, hiking, paddling, photography, or bird watching. More than 30 million people nationwide will travel more than 50 miles during Memorial Day weekend, defined as the period from Thursday, May […]

Good News from Texas State Parks: Bastrop and Buescher

Good News from Texas State Parks: Bastrop and Buescher

April 27, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

State parks are a big part of what makes Texas a great state to tour in your recreational vehicle. From the wetlands and beaches of the Gulf Coast to hill country swimming holes to the breathtaking beauty of Big Bend, state parks are a vital part of Texas. State parks are great places to hike, […]

Trout Season Begins in San Bernardino County Regional Parks

Trout Season Begins in San Bernardino County Regional Parks

November 12, 2010 by · 2 Comments 

Trout Season Begins in San Bernardino County Regional Parks A great way to combine a camping trip with a little fishing The leaves are changing, even in Southern California!  The air has a crispness to it and temperatures have begun to fall.  It’s a great time to come camping in San Bernardino County Regional Parks’ […]