$2.50 U.S./$3.50 Canada The IndependentVoice of the North American Campground Business Vol. 48 No. 8 • August 2017 www.woodallscm.com INSIDE… Organizations Help Parks Weather Wildfires 3 RVillage Social Network Links RVers, Parks 14 Campgrounds Near National Parks Growing 16 Good Wi-Fi a Challenge for Some RV Parks 18 Bud Styer Reflects on 30 Years in Industry 24 ‘Walmart Camping’ Less a Hot-Button Issue 26 Nearly 331 million people visited units of the National Park System in 2016, including Arches National Park in Utah. Photo courtesy NPS/Jacob W. Frank.