Did you know that Maine has more coastline than California with over 3,478 miles? And while Maine is famous for lobster, harvesting the majority of this crustacean in the US, Maine is also famous for its fabulous vacation destinations. And Bar Harbor is one of those. The town of Bar Harbor is a storied location. … [Read more…]
Whether you’re from the mighty Midwest, hail from the California coast or consider yourself a tried and true New Englander, it’s difficult to deny that the United States offers a plethora of sightseeing and terrain variations for one mere country. With 80 preserves in the U.S., it’s also no surprise that Thousand Trails offers some … [Read more…]
Come along as we continue our Road Trip and visit several important places through the US that played a huge part in our vast and varied history. We’ve also got some great grilling recipes and take a look at fly fishing.
What’s more representative of a successful day at the beach than a sand sculpture? And whether it’s a sand castle, mythical figure or a modern sculpture, you can while away the hours at the beach building your masterpiece. Here are a few tips on how to build the best. And if you want to see … [Read more…]
If water fun heads your list for summer adventure, don’t miss a stay at Chesapeake Bay Campground. Located in Gloucester, Virginia, this resort offers plenty of water activities including boating, jet skiing, swimming, fishing and crabbing. Thanks to its location on the banks of the Piankatank River, there’s no shortage of water fun. Situated on … [Read more…]
Summer time means picnic time. We’ve found some great recipes from Southern Living that put a twist on standard picnic fare. Round out your picnic with some savory crackers, hard cheeses, such as swiss or cheddar, some cherry tomatoes and grapes, and of, course, lemonade! Fried Chicken Bites Ingredients 1 1/2 teaspoons to 1 Tbsp. ground … [Read more…]
Take a trip back to the Wild, Wild West when you visit California’s Idyllwild preserve the weekend of July 27-29. The preserve has a Chili Cook-Off planned so bring your favorite chili recipes and all the fixings then sign up to enter the contest. Prizes will be awarded. Other activities include bingo, plus entertainment by … [Read more…]
Long Beach by Mark Mulgrew Rancho Oso by Andy and Marisa Scharfman Green Mountain by Victoria Carnline Gettysburg by Linda Taylor
Don’t miss our Member Appreciation Events, scheduled at all preserves for Saturday, July 20 and Saturday, August 24. There will be prizes, food and plenty of fun. For a complete listing of events, please visit thousandtrails.com/memberappreciation/.
We’re excited about the new rental units that are scheduled to be delivered to the locations listed below. For more information call (888) 443-7301 or visit our website at www.thousandtrails.com. Thousand Trails Bend/Sunriver, OR Hershey, PA Lake and Shore, NJ Lake Conroe, TX Lake of the Springs, CA Leavenworth, WA Ponderosa, CA Sea Pines, NJ … [Read more…]