2018 Travel Trends: Outdoor, Cultural and Culinary Experiences See Sharp Increase

2018 Travel Trends: Outdoor, Cultural and Culinary Experiences See Sharp Increase

Travelers are increasingly favoring food tours, cooking classes, and historical and heritage experiences, as well as aquatic activities — such as snorkeling, sailing trips, and kayaking and canoeing — according to TripAdvisor.

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Hiker Dies after Fall in Zion National Park

Hiker Dies after Fall in Zion National Park

Angels Landing warning sign at Zion National Park | Alex Proimos The body of a female visitor was discovered in Refrigerator Canyon along the West Rim Trail around just before 5:00 p.m. Monday, February 5, 2018. Park Law Enforcement was dispatched to secure the scene, and a search and rescue...

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Neon Museum in Las Vegas Launches Immersive Projection Experience, Bringing Unrestored Signs to Life

Neon Museum in Las Vegas Launches Immersive Projection Experience, Bringing Unrestored Signs to Life

“This is truly a first. Nowhere on the planet has anyone attempted to create what we are about to launch at the Museum.”

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Yellowstone Now Offering Pre-Purchase Digital Entrance Passes

Yellowstone Now Offering Pre-Purchase Digital Entrance Passes

No more waiting in line at the entrance gate, visitors to Yellowstone National Park now have the option to purchase digital annual and seven-day entrance passes online. 

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RV Shipments Break Half-Million Mark for First Time

RV Shipments Break Half-Million Mark for First Time

“The RV industry hasn’t peaked, and we fully expect that shipments above half-a-million units shipped will become the new normal in years to come.”

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A Third of Millenials Prefer Camping Over Hotels

A Third of Millenials Prefer Camping Over Hotels

In the next 24 months, a staggering 34% of Millennial travelers plan to go camping. That number is only a few percentage points shy of those who plan to visit a major metropolitan city (38%).

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Thousands of Federal Campgrounds Will Close as Government Shuts Down

Thousands of Federal Campgrounds Will Close as Government Shuts Down

Thousands of campgrounds operated by the National Park Service, the U.S. Forest Service, the Army Corps of Engineers, and other federal agencies will close until Congress can agree on funding for the federal government.

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Gander Outdoors Website Launches with Prices That Wow

Gander Outdoors Website Launches with Prices That Wow

We did a price comparison of 20 non-sale items and found an average of 16% savings over outdoor giant Cabela’s

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3/4 of a National Park Advisory Council Resign in Protest

3/4 of a National Park Advisory Council Resign in Protest

9 of the 12 members of a National Park Service advisory board resigned their posts Monday night in protest of how Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has treated them.

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