The latest news about camping and developments in North American campgrounds and RV parks from Janet Groene. DISCLAIMER: These news items are believed current at press time but conditions are still changing quickly, not just because of COVID but because of other factors such as highway conditions. Just before your trip get current information by phoning the campground. Don’t rely solely on websites or Facebook. Full facilities and activities may not be open and COVID restrictions vary. Get specifics about rates, campground facilities, reservation policies, campsite size and shape and the condition of access routes. No endorsement of any campground or product is implied by this reporter nor this website. FULL ALERT: Because of distancing, fewer campsites are available so it’s more important than ever to have reservations and to be aware of cancellation requirements and current campground rules. DATELINE: December 26, 2020 ALABAMA OPENS NEW RV COMMUNITY Known as the Homestead RV Community and located near Mobile, this new concept in RV living has high-speed internet, very large sites as long as 100 feet, escorted entry when you arrive, community fire pit, a welcome for kids and pets, full hookups including 20/50-amp power, planned activities, boat and RV storage, stocked fishing pond, laundry and such high-tech new features as a virtual store that delivers to your campsite. The website is coy about rates, which require dates and other details before they are revealed. Reservations also require a $100 refundable deposit. (251) 973-2484 BRITISH COLUMBIA RV PARK IS REBRANDED […]