What not to take on your next camping trip

Last week we discussed important things to take with you on your camping trip that you might not have thought of including on your packing list. This week we are covering the other side—what NOT to take on your next trip! Contraband This is simple enough. If it is against the law, do not bring it. Some campsites also have …

11th Annual Mountain Lakes Music Festival

Mountain Lakes Resort and Ocean Canyon are gearing up for the 11th Annual Mountain Lakes Music Festival! The festival starts this Sunday, November 4th and will be going until Saturday, November 10th.  On the 4th the festival will be kicked off by local Alabama group Backwoods Revival, and will be closed out on the 10th by Nashville, TN based Blackjack …

Local attractions at Millwood Landing Resort

Just one of the many things to do at Millwood. Just nine miles away from Ashdown, Arkansas, Millwood Landing Golf & RV Resort has several things to enjoy on park and in the area. Ashdown is well known for Millwood Lake, one of the top bass-fishing lakes in Arkansas. For those of you who enjoy fishing, Millwood Landing is just …

What to take on your next camping trip

No one wants to arrive at a campground only to find that they forgot the sleeping bags and brought a refrigerator. Most of us make packing lists before we go places to make sure we have everything we need. However, bringing the wrong things on a camping trip, or forgetting something important, can turn an amazing family trip into a …

Making the Earth Happy while RVing – Eco-Friendly Camping!

When you go RVing, you are constantly making use of the environment around you. When you are camping in a beautiful place, there are steps you can take to make and preserve the beautiful places that you camp in – and even improve the environment around you for the future. Here are some tips for eco-friendly camping that you can …

Fun Around Abita Springs!

Ocean Canyon Properties’ Abita Springs Resort is a great place to kick back, relax, and enjoy nature. The surrounding town of Abita Springs is also a happening place with lots of things to do. When you come to Abita Springs, be sure to check out some of these places for added fun to your camping experience! Tammany Trace is the first (and …

Quick and Easy Ways to Cook While Camping

A big part of the outdoor and RV camping experience is the food. From long standing staples such as hot dogs and s’mores, to tasty grilled hamburgers and barbeques, preparing a meal in an RV, or outside over a fire, can be just as simple as in a home. Crock pot meals, the “fix-n-forgets,” are a good way to get …

Fall RV Camping and Touring

With the weather cooling down, and the colors outside changing, RV camping in the fall is a perfect time to travel. A large draw to the fall season is the beauty of Mother Nature and the changes in the foliage. Many people start in the north in places such as Michigan and the Great Lakes, or over in New England. …