RVIA Economic Impact Study

The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association commissioned an Economic Impact Study on the RV industry, released on June 7, 2016. The study found that the RV industry contributes about $49.7 billion in economic output or 0.28 percent of the Gross Domestic Product. Through its production and distribution linkages, the industry impacts firms in 426 of the 440 sectors of the United States economy.

Nationwide, the industry is responsible for 216,170 jobs, both directly and inderectly, creating an economic impact of $37.5 billion. The full study results, along with each individual state and congressional district's economic impact is available on the website by clicking here .

Cruise Inn Enters Canada at Manning Park Resort

Tue Aug 16, 2016

147136381444646.jpgCORAL SPRINGS, Florida – Cruise Inn has entered Canada for the first time with the addition of Manning Park Resort in Manning Park, British Columbia.

Located in the E.C. Manning Provincial Park in the heart of the Cascade Mountains, Manning Park Resort is an easy drive from Vancouver, the Lower Mainland and the Okanagan. The area’s pristine lakes, alpine meadows and rugged forested mountains combine to make this one of the most unique and spectacular regions in British Columbia.

Manning Park Resort offers a variety of rooming and budget options with all the comforts of home and more. The Resort area includes a full-service hotel with a variety of standard rooms; cabins and chalets; or the 50-person Last Resort. It also is an affordable and convenient choice for family gatherings, corporate retreats and wedding celebrations.

Amenities include a heated salt-water indoor pool, sauna, steam room, hot tubs, country grocery and liquor store on property, Pinewoods restaurant and the Bears Den Pub.

Along with its ecological attractions, Manning Park is a recreational paradise with Alpine and Nordic skiing in the winter; snowshoeing and exploring in the spring; hiking, camping, fishing and swimming in the summer; and boating and sightseeing in the fall.

"We, at Manning Park Resort, are excited to join Cruise Inn to expand our network through the United States and beyond," Manning Park Owner Kevin Demers says. "We provide a variety of accommodations for every budget, within the stunning backdrop of EC Manning Provincial Park. As the first Canadian park to join the Cruise Inn family, we are thrilled to invite all those travelling in Canada to be our guests."

“Manning Park Resort is a top-notch facility and we look forward to taking it to an even higher level by providing increased resources, reservation channels and exposure," Cruise Inn President and CEO Scott Anderson says. "This is also an important day for Cruise Inn, as we add our first location in Canada and continue our strong, continent-wide development."