Fish to Your Heart’s Content at Brookeland-Lake Sam Rayburn KOA

Grab your fishing poles and head over to Brookeland, TX, home of Brookeland-Lake Sam Rayburn KOA, and beautiful, 114,000-acre Lake Sam Rayburn.

Texas KOA-Sam Rayburn 2Brookeland-Lake Sam Rayburn KOA is home to Historical Mill Creek that runs through the property, feeding into Lake Sam Rayburn. Rent a paddleboard, canoe, or kayak for a trip down the creek to the lake – about an hour round trip. We’re also ATV central for those who love to ride the back trails.

Summer may be slipping away, but the temperatures are just right for fishing in East Texas. Brookeland, TX is also home to the John D. Parker East Texas State Fish Hatchery, which produces up to 5 million fingerlings each year for stocking in public waters. The most popular game fish at Lake Sam Rayburn is the largemouth bass. Other fish you’ll find are catfish, white bass, hybrid striped bass, bluegill, and redear sunfish. Tours are available.

At Brookeland-Lake Sam Rayburn KOA, we stock our pond every year, and it’s catch and release or catch and keep. We’re located in an area rich in history. All of our lodges, cottages and cabins have over 200 channels of satellite TV. Our theme lodges come with heating and cooling and are popular for year-round camping. Host your next family reunion or group rally under our large, outdoor pavilion.

Pets are welcome; we even have a barn for boarding horses! Call 800-562-1612 or visit our website to reserve your fall vacation. Camping is truly GREAT at Brookeland-Lake Sam Rayburn KOA.

Celebrate Weatherford’s Western Heritage

Stampede over to Weatherford this October for the event of the season. Stay at Weatherford KOA for a cool, fall getaway.

The Hometown HeriTexas KOA - Heritagetage Stampede will take place in historic downtown Weatherford Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. The event lasts from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and celebrates Weatherford’s historic western heritage and unique past.

Entertainment includes Buffalo Bill’s Cowboy Band, Buttermilk Junction Band, Texas Western Legends, Legends of Texas, Sons of Confederate Veterans, Texas Trick Ropers and Kiddie Korral.

Shop till you drop with local vendors. From arts to antiques, clothing and toys, the Stampede has everything you need! The event is FREE to the public, so come on out and make it a weekend, or weeklong affair.

Book with Weatherford KOA

Come visit your new home away from home at Weatherford KOA, just west of Fort Worth off I-20. The park is surrounded by places to eat and shop within one mile of the park. Come soak in the safe, quiet convenience of our KOA. Our campground offers level, pull-thru RV sites with full hookups and a shaded tent camping area. Call 800-562-0848 or visit our website to reserve your stay.

 

Van Horn KOA Celebrates Rewards Member Appreciation Weekend

If you love to camp and get a great deal, don’t miss the Value Kard Reward Member Appreciation Weekend at Van Horn KOA!

Screen Shot 2014-08-20 at 9.32.48 AMUse your Value Kard Rewards to stay with us on Friday, Sep. 12, and get Saturday, Sep. 13 for FREE. Spend this late-summer weekend with us as you combine the two things you love: saving money and having a relaxing vacation with your family.

This weekend is a small token of appreciation for you, our guests and friends, for sharing your adventures with us and making Van Horn KOA your home away from home.

Be Rewarded at Van Horn KOA

Come see beautiful Texas sunrises and sunsets in Van Horn, TX as you relax at Van Horn KOA, set in a dessert valley surrounded by mountains. Native plants attract wildlife and the park is filled with the sounds of birds. Our park is located near the Guadalupe Mountains and Carlsbad Caverns national parks, as well as Fort Davis and the town of Marfa. We offer deluxe cabins, RV sites and pop-up tent sites. Call 800-562-0798 or visit our Web site to reserve your September vacation.

Make Your Fall Vacation Spooky in Arlington

If your fall is looking eerily uneventful, it’s time to head out to Arlington, TX and stay at Dallas/Arlington KOA, just minutes from Six Flags Over Texas.

Screen shot 2014-08-17 at 3.23.19 PMDon’t miss the widely popular season of Fright Fest at Six Flags from Sep. 26 – Nov. 2. Haunted houses will spook you, shows will make your skin crawl, and rides and scare zones will have you screaming for more.

Fright Fest is kid-friendly, too! Treats for little ghouls and goblins will be offered as well as daytime activities.

But as the sun sets, the park will transform into a haunted playground. So don’t miss out on the nail-biting fun!

Stay at Dallas/Arlington KOA

Dallas/Arlington KOA is just a few minutes from Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington, with easy access to other entertainment such as the Dallas Cowboys stadium, Hurricane Harbor and the Globe Life Rangers Ballpark. Bring your RV to one of our 100-foot pull-through sites or enjoy a comfortable stay in one of our deluxe cabins. Call 800-562-3707 or visit our website to reserve your fall vacation.

“Arrrrr” You Ready for Camping?

Come out to Lake Conroe KOA for Pirate Invasion Weekend, Aug. 15-17, where pay for Friday and Saturday is FREE. Don’t miss your opportunity to camp for free during one of our most popular activity weekends.

Screen Shot 2014-08-11 at 11.16.17 AMDress up as a pirate and have fun walking around saying “arrrr.” Some activities we have planned are Sink the Sailor, Booty Hunt, Treasure Map, a dress-up contest, Peg Leg Race, Pass the Cannon Ball, Treasure Dive and pirate-themed movies.

Lake Conroe KOA is located just north of Houston in Montgomery, Texas. Our park offers big-rig friendly RV sites, furnished deluxe cabins and pop-up tent sites. If you need a place to relax before school starts, come escape from reality in our little bit of paradise near Lake Conroe, which offers water recreation, golf courses, shopping and restaurants.

Upcoming activity weekends include Retro Weekend, Once Upon a Time and more! Visit our website to view our calendar and reserve your stay. Within our park we offer fishing lakes, basketball, tennis, volleyball, horseshoes, an outdoor movie theater, ladder golf and more. There’s something for the whole family! Call 800-562-9750 for more information.

Drive Through a Safari Near Rusk KOA

Go on a safari in Jacksonville, TX and stay nearby at Rusk KOA, located in beautiful Rusk, TX amid rolling hills and pine trees.

deerCherokee Trace Wild Animal Park is nestled in the woods of East Texas. It’s a drive-thru safari wildlife park that’s home to a variety of animals. There are over two dozen exotic and endangered species that live in open habitats similar to their natural environments.

You can drive through the hills and savannas of this 300-acre preserve at your own pace, as the tour is self-guided.

Observe, feed and photograph the beautiful animals from your car as you enter into a world of alligators, deer, sheep, antelopes, bison and more!

Stay at Rusk KOA

Visit an area of Texas with beauty and history amid rolling hills and shady pine forests. Rusk is centrally located between Dallas, Houston and Shreveport. Nearby attractions include Texas’ longest zip line, Texas State Railroad’s steam train and local festivals and rodeos. Our park offers pop-up tent sites, cabins and RV sites. Call 800-562-4143 or visit our website to book your summer vacation.

Claim Your Prize as Sand Castle Champion

If you’re an architectural genius when it comes to sculpting sand, it’s your time for a moment of glory. Come out to South Padre Island for the Sand Castle Summer Contest, and stay at South Padre KOA.

Screen shot 2014-07-28 at 5.30.32 PMThe contest runs every Saturday in August at various locations through August 23. It includes a FREE workshop by Sandy Feet for all guests. You can learn to hone your craft of building sand castles and create your own masterpiece to win prizes.

Let’s not forget about the big prizes for the whole contest! 1st place wins a weekend stay in South Padre Island for the August championship at Clayton’s Beach Bar & Grill, the biggest beach bar in Texas. Second place receives a $50 restaurant gift certificate, and 3rd place receives a goody basket. Don’t miss out on your awesome prizes!

Looking for something to do sooner? The TIFT (Texas International Fishing Tournament) is Jul. 30 – Aug. 3, and the Ladies Kingfish Tournament is Aug. 8 – 10.

Stay at South Padre KOA

South Padre KOA is peppered with palm trees and located near some of the best beaches in Texas. Come out for an adventure at our park, complete with RV sites, furnished deluxe cabins and condos. Come relax as the waters of the Gulf of Mexico and Laguna Madre Bay surround you. It’s a perfect RV resort on a slice of land in tropical paradise. Call 800-562-9724 or visit our website to reserve your stay.