Long Beach – Seaview, WA
We have plenty to be thankful in our Northwest Zone, including mountains, Pacific coast beaches, hiking trails, lots of fishing and 18 great locations to choose from to enjoy it all. Come visit us and see our newest reasons to be thankful:
• Oregon •Bend/Sunriver’s new Welcome Center • Newly renovated cabanas and pickleball courts at Bend/Sunriver and Seaside • New rental cabins at Bend/Sunriver, Seaside, Pacific City and Whalers Rest • Washington • The new horse camping facility at Chehalis that features perimeter riding trails and the new bunk house that sleeps ten • The new Welcome Centers at Long Beach and Birch Bay • The new member lounge at Long Beach complete with WiFi service and a 52-inch television • Sixteen foot yurts at Long Beach and Tall Chief.
Make your plans now to spend time with us in the beautiful Northwest in 2014.
On the Calendar
The preserves are getting in the holiday spirit with plenty of fun planned, including a Family Lodge decorating party at Oregon’s Pacific City on December 7, a tree-trimming party at Washington’s Chehalis on December 7, and a holiday party at Oregon’s Whalers Rest on December 21.
Timothy Lake North – East Stroudsburg, PA
We have plenty to be thankful in our Northeast Zone, including beaches and boardwalks, quaint villages and historic sites, plus 14 great locations to choose from to enjoy it all. Come visit us and see our newest reasons to be thankful:
Maine • Moody Beach’s cable television access and cable packages • Massachusetts • Gateway to Cape Cod’supgraded electrical service • Pennsylvania • Timothy Lake North’s upgraded sites from 30 to 50-amp service • Timothy Lake South’s new check in area.
Make your plans now to spend time with us in the beautiful Northeast in 2014.
On the Calendar
Come celebrate the holidays at Timothy Lake North and South and enjoy some Pennsylvania-style holiday cheer during the weekend of November 29-December 1. Events planned include a traditional holiday dinner, tree-lighting, a visit from Santa, a festive hayride and decorating contests,
Diamond Caverns – Park City, KY
Congratulations to Kentucky’s Diamond Caverns Resort & Golf Club on earning the RCI® Hospitality designation for 2014! Diamond Caverns received the recognition for its outstanding hospitality and check-in/check-out service.
Plan and stay with us in 2014 at the award- winning resort and experience their outstanding hospitality first-hand.
Pio Pico – Jamul, CA
We have plenty to be thankful in our Southwest Zone, including historic ghost towns, museums, historical sites, horseback riding, fantastic weather year-round and 18 great locations to choose from to enjoy it all. Come visit us and see our newest reasons to be thankful:
Arizona • Verde Valley’s sites that have been upgraded to 50-amp service • California • Pio Pico’s completely refurbished swimming pool and pool deck • Luxury safari tent camping opportunities at Rancho Oso and Morgan Hill in California • Soledad Canyon’s major renovations that include complete bathroom refurbishing, remodeling of the adult lounge, a new water playground at the pool and a new Welcome Center to improve your check in experience.
Make your plans now to spend time with us in the beautiful Southwest in 2014.
On the Calendar
California preserves get in the holiday swing with host of holiday events including a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus at Wilderness on December 14, a tree-trimming event at Lake of the Springs on December 14, Christmas in the Park fun at Pio Pico that includes a recipe/cookie exchange on December 14, and a Christmas Dinner Social at Lake Minden on December 21.
Local events include the Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade on December 8, just 25 miles from Pio Pico, Christmas in Coloma, December 14-15, just a mile from Ponderosa and the Los Olivos Old-Fashioned Christmas Celebration on December 7, just 23 miles from Rancho Oso.
Orlando Tennis Courts
We have plenty to be thankful in our Southeast Zone, including lots of fishing and boating opportunities, historic tours and trails, good old Southern hospitality, plenty of sunshine and 23 great locations to choose from to enjoy it all. Come visit us and see our newest reasons to be thankful:
Alabama • New WiFi service at Hidden Cove • Florida • Orlando’s new playground and reconfigured tennis courts to accommodate the growing popularity of pickleball • Three Flags new pickleball court • North Carolina * Upgraded 50-amp sites at Green Mountain and Lake Gaston • Tennessee • Natchez Trace’s new movie theater with state-of-the-art video and sound • Texas • Lake Conroe’s expanded beach area at the lake • Upgraded 50-amp sites at Bay Landing and Lake Texoma.
Make your plans now to spend time with us in the beautiful Southeast in 2014.
On the Calendar
Holiday plans are in the works at the preserves so don’t miss Texas fun including Lake Conroe’s Snowman Weekend,scheduled for December 14, and Bay Landing’s Christmas Potluck on December 21. Down in Florida, Three Flags is planning a caroling event on December 24 and a Christmas Dinner on the 25th.
Indian Lakes – Batesville, IN
We have plenty to be thankful in our Midwest Zone, including lots of homespun fun, seasons of color, lakes and dells and rivers, plus 13 great locations to choose from to enjoy it all. Come visit us and see our newest reasons to be thankful:
• Illinois • Pine Country receiving new expansion sites. Indiana • Indian Lakes’ site upgrades to 50-amp service. • Michigan • Bear Cave’s new playground • Ohio • Kenisee Lake’s widened entry road that will accommodate larger RVs.
Make your plans now to spend time with us in the beautiful Midwest in 2014.
If you’ve got a green thumb, you’ll be glad to hear about the new garden coming to Thousand Trails Orlando. The 50×50 garden is centrally located with its own picnic area and creates an oasis of calm and serenity within the hustle and bustle of the preserve. If you’re interested in diggin’ in, please check in at the preserve’s Recreation Office. Watch for details on the garden’s Grand Opening scheduled for early December.
Thinking of the tropics for a winter getaway? Think Encore’s Fiesta Key and you’ll be about as close the tropics as you can get while staying stateside. In fact, Encore’s newest Florida location provides the feel of the tropics thanks to the moderate temperatures and lush greenery.
Situated on 28 acres on Long Key, Fiesta Key offers guests incredible ocean views, an on-site marina, waterfront sites and fabulous amenities. A stay at this island-lovers resort provides you the perfect hopping off spot to explore the Keys as well as the attractions nearby on Long Key, including Long Key State Park, a fisherman’s favorite.
Make your reservation now at www.ThousandTrails.com and start packing now for an incredible Keys adventure!
Take a trip on the modern marvel that is Overseas Highway and explore the Florida Keys in the November/December issue of TrailBlazer. This great double issue provides not only a great guide book to the Keys but also plenty more in the way of Keys-style cooking in your Dutch oven, Global Noble and Dean’s adventures in Africa and lots more.
Soledad Canyon Updates and Upgrades
Make your reservations now for a stay at Soledad Canyon, because once work is completed on the more than $1 million in renovations and upgrades, this place is going to be more popular than ever. Check out the November/December issue of TrailBlazer to see architectural renderings of the project, but we can tell you that major upgrades are happening at the Welcome Center, Family Lodge, Adult Lodge, Sports Courts and pool area. The Welcome Center will receive interior as well as exterior renovations that include new furniture and fixtures, a new check-in area and modern design. The Adult and Family Lodge projects include new fixtures and seating areas that will make these spaces the best place to gather with friends and family. The sports courts are being resurfaced and the pool area will be expanded to include a new playground and splash pad for children. Restrooms throughout the preserve are being remodeled and over 66 sites are being upgraded to 50-amp service.