The Beat Category - camping Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:41:21 GMT Campground Owners of New York honored by Camp Good Days and Special Times Association inducted into Ring of Honor during A Night of Gratitude Rochester, N.Y. - Camp Good Days and Special Times inducted Campground Owners of New York (CONY) into its Ring of Honor at A Night of Gratitude dinner and ceremony, held February 27th at the Rochester Plaza Hotel, downtown Rochester, N.Y. CONY was among 23 inductees into the Ring of Honor, established in 2004 to recognize individuals and organizations for their outstanding dedication, commitment and support of the thousands of children and families served by Camp Good Days and Special Times over the years. Tue, 17 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT 15th Annual Hudson River Valley Ramble Set for September September 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 27-28 Albany, N.Y. (Aug. 6, 2014) - The Hudson River Valley Greenway and Hudson River Valley National Heritage announced today that the 15th Annual Hudson River Valley Ramble will feature more than 200 exciting events throughout the Hudson River Valley region. The Ramble will be held during each weekend in September, and features the events of more than 150 partner organizations. The Hudson River Valley Ramble offers a variety of walks, hikes, paddles, biking tours and other events and is designed to showcase the scenic, natural, historic and cultural resources of the Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area . Ramble events are led by naturalists, ecologists, historians, geologists and trained volunteers from participating organizations. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT Isles to Icons – NY’s Adirondack Campgrounds Offer Adventure & Family-Friendly Options Adirondack Region, N.Y. - Whether it's on your bucket or your ‘I'm-not-too-sure-about-this' list, camping is a must for summer adventure in the Adirondacks. Luckily, New York's six-million-acre park provides hundreds of campgrounds, each offering unique amenities, breathtaking views and access to endless opportunities for fun and entertainment. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT Korn’s Campgrounds Hosts 5th and Final Year of Horseshoe Tournament Public invited; tournament to honor the late Joan Smith, seasonal camper Middletown, N.Y. - Korn's Campgrounds, located at 60 Meyer Road in Middletown, invites players to register for its 5th and final annual Korn's Horseshoe Tournament, to be held Friday August 1st and Saturday, August 2nd, at the campground. This year's horseshoe tournament is being held in honor of Maybrook, NY resident Joan Smith, a seasonal camper at Korn's Campgrounds, who passed away this past fall Tue, 10 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT Governor Cuomo Announces the Launch of the New York State Fish & Wildlife Smartphone Application Application Quickly and Easily Locates Places to Fish, Hunt, View Wildlife and Enjoy the Outdoors in New York StateAlbany, N.Y. - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced the launch of a free mobile application that provides up-to-date information on fishing, hunting, wildlife watching and other outdoor adventure opportunities in New York State. The new app follows the 2014 New York State Tourism Summit held on May 14 and the kick-off of the summer travel season and celebrating outdoor recreation opportunities throughout the state. Tue, 20 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT 2014 New York Campground and RV Park Guide now available Pittsford, N.Y. - The 2014 Directory of Campgrounds and RV Parks, published annually by Campground Owners of New York (CONY), is now available for free upon request online at, emailing mailing information to, or calling toll-free (800) 497-2669. In addition to detailed service and amenity information for 200+ CONY campgrounds and RV parks, ... Mon, 31 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT Chautauqua Lake KOA receives perfect rating in national camping directory Good Sam RV Travel Guide & Campground Directory puts park in top 1% of campgrounds nationwide Dewittville, N.Y. - Bill and Anita Perry, owners of Chautauqua Lake KOA, a 246-site, full service campground located in Dewittville, New York, are proud to report that they have received a perfect rating for their campground in the 2014 Good Sam RV Travel Guide & Campground Directory. Their ... Mon, 03 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT Campground Owners of New York announce marketing award winners during banquet Hunter, N.Y. - Campground Owners of New York (CONY), a trade association for privately owned campgrounds, honored three member campgrounds with marketing awards at the association's awards banquet held during its 50th Annual Exposition for the Outdoor Hospitality Industry, at the Kaatskill Mountain Resort, Hunter, New York, November 2, 2013. Awards were announced for the following categories: ... Thu, 14 Nov 2013 07:00:00 GMT Hudson River Valley Ramble: Events in The Upper Hudson Valley September 14-15 Albany, N.Y. - The Hudson River Valley Greenway and Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area invite people from near and far to participate in the Hudson River Valley Ramble. Now in its 14th year, the Hudson River Valley Ramble brings people outside to enjoy the Valley's distinct cultural heritage and scenic beauty during the Northeast's most beautiful time of the year. Hudson River Valley ... Wed, 11 Sep 2013 07:00:00 GMT Plan an Adirondack Summer Vacation and Save All Season in Northern New York New York State Campgrounds Set to Re-Open May 17 Throughout Adirondack Park Adirondack Region, N.Y. - Get a jump on summer and start planning your vacation to the Adirondack Park of northern New York, and book event passes and get prime camping spots when campgrounds reopen for the summer season mid- May. On May 17, state owned and operated campgrounds will welcome visitors throughout the ... Fri, 26 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT