A Survey Reveals That Camping Is More Popular Than Ever Among Millennials In The U.S.
If you’re craving fresh air, a campfire to gather around, and a night under the stars, you’re in good company. According to a recent survey conducted by the Kampgrounds of America (KOA), camping has become more and more popular among younger groups, especially Millennials.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
This trend shows an increased appreciation for the great outdoors, state parks across the country, and our national park system. Do you identify with these findings? Would you consider yourself a lifelong camper? We’d love to hear from you!
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.