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. …

Ocean Canyon Referral Winner

Ocean Canyon Properties Congratulations to OCP members Tom and Linda O’Kelly for winning $1,000 dollars during our member referral drawing! They just came down to pick up their check at Tres Rios Resort. Ocean Canyon thanks Tom and Linda as well as all of our other members that have made referrals. Our next member referral party is on February 16th …

Camping with Kids

Camping can be one of the best, most memorable vacations for a family. Kids connect to the outdoors and enjoy immersing themselves in a world where their imagination can run wild and they can be awed by the beauty and abundance of the natural world. However, for parents, bringing your children into the wild can be an overwhelming and stressful endeavor. …

Lower your cost of living in an RV

Living in an RV at a campsite saves money compared to the cost of living in a house. Regular living bills such as water, gas, and electric may no longer be there, but there are always other items that need to be taken care of. Try growing items that are small and easy to travel with. Herbs, peppers, …