Outdoor Hospitality Industry News

North American Camping and the Effects of COVID-19

May 19, 2020 

The results form this special report indicate that camping is well positioned to rebound earlier compared to other types of travel. As more people search for safe, affordable vacation options closer to home its anticipated that the interest in camping will continue to grow at an accelerated rate.  

Visitation Highlights from US National Parks

February 10, 2020

In 2019, the National Park Service received over 327.5 million recreation visits; up 9 million visits (2.9%) from 2018. 2019 edged out 2018 as the third highest year for recreation visits (behind 2016 and 2017).  

North American Glamping Report

October 30, 2019 

The popularity of glamping has exploded in recent years among North American leisure travelers. The new North American Glamping Report provides findings on the preferences and behavior around glamping from leisure travelers throughout the U.S. and Canada....

RV Pain Hits Camping World

August 7, 2019:  

Camping World Holdings was one of the biggest beneficiaries of the revival of recreational vehicles as a popular travel option. Yet  despite the outdoor retailer's best efforts, earnings were weaker than expected. 

Red Rocks glamping venue adds 20 more tents going into second year

May 20, 2019: 

Red Rocks Glamping is about to begin its second year of pitching its canvas tents in Morrison, just two miles from the Red Rocks Amphitheatre. The company has added 20 tents to the 40 it had last summer ....

Leaving the 'Rat Race' Behind: More Families Selling Homes to Live Year Round in RV's

May 7, 2019:
You could say Brian and Shawnna Johnson were living the American dream. The Gilbert couple had high-paying jobs, a large house and decades worth of souvenirs and mementos.....

KOA displayed its 'Campground of the Future' at The RV Experience industry show in Salt Lake City last month

 April 4, 2019: 

The Campground of the Future could have drone-delivered logs and self driving campervans. Coloradans can already get a taste of the future with glamping at Echo Canyon Campground....

2019 Expected to be a Great Year for Travel

March 8, 2019: 

The travel industry is anticipating a banner year of people packing their bags and heading off to those bucket-list destinations this year.  "Consumer confidence and traveler confidence are very high right now," ...

National Parks Enjoy Strong Visitation Last Year

February 25, 2019:  

'Curbed' reported that many parks saw a record-number of people in 2018 as visitations to all national parks exceeded 300 million recreation visits for the fourth consecutive year....

New 2019 Camping Report for North America

 This industry-leading report details a five-year look at the camping habits and preferences of North America’s campers. 

2019 North American Hospitality Investment Forecast Report

This report is created by Marcus & Millichap researchers designed to provide investors with relevant and valuable market insight.