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It’s that time of year again – the holiday commercials are filtering into your nightly programming, the faint jingle of Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas Is You” is playing in the background of every store, the holiday catalogs are starting to stack up in your mailbox, and you’re beginning to rack your brain on what presents to buy. Instead of driving yourself crazy on what toy or gadget is the best or what’s trending, why not give the gift of experience? A vacation to Jellystone Park™ is not only a gift that everyone can enjoy, but one that will provide unforgettable memories for your loved ones for years to come. Keep reading for 5 reasons why a gift of a Jellystone Park™ vacation is a must this holiday season.

1. Memories Last Forever, “Things” Not So Much

Take a look back at your holiday seasons past. Can you remember what toy little Timmy got? Does he still even use it? Chances are, both are unlikely. You know what sticks around though? Memories! And even better, vacation memories from a trip to Jellystone Park™. We can picture it now – “Hey! Remember that time that dad sat on a burnt marshmallow and didn’t know it?!”

2. Experiences Are Just More Fun

A new pair of socks or gloves just can’t stack up to a weekend of zooming down the water slides, playing mini golf, telling hilarious campfire stories, and spending time with the ones you love.

3. Your Experience Won’t Go Out of Style

Sure, those Nike sneakers are really cool this season. Or the latest video game may be fun for a while. But, an experience, that just doesn’t go out of style. It’s a trend that will live on for years.

4. Vacations = Happiness (There’s a Whole Science Behind It)

Studies show that yes, you will get instant gratification from opening a present that you can play, wear, or eat immediately, but that satisfaction tapers off and you’re left looking for the next best thing. However, with an experience, it tends to stick with us and keep us content for longer. Can’t argue science.

5. It’s A Gift for Everyone

An experience, like a vacation to Jellystone Park™, is one that can be shared with the whole family! No more jealousy of who got what on Christmas day. Grandparents, siblings, aunts, uncles, fido – they’re all invited to create unforgettable memories at Jellystone Park™!

Ready to book your best vacation ever and best Christmas present ever?! Click here.

And, since your gift buying is out of the way, there’s more time to make Christmas cookies and deck the halls! Fa la la la laaaa!

 

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From classic summer shrimp boils, but over a campfire, to s’mores with a twist, your crew will be coming back for seconds…or thirds!

Click the link in our bio to get the recipes. *Cue mouth-watering.
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🍨Cindy Bear™
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Us when the pools open for the season today. 💦

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What’s that you say? I can stay 3 nights at Jellystone Park™ and get the 4th night for FREE?! Sign me up! Woof! 🐾

With our 4th Night Bonus deal, campers (and their furry friends), can enjoy their 4th night, on us! Simply use promo code BONUS at check-out.

*Free night applies to weekday rate (Sunday – Thursday) only. Valid for stays before 6/11/2021 and 8/22/2021-11/28/2021. Other terms may apply.

Click the link in our bio to learn more!
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Hey Moms! Let us do the work in making your special day a special weekend! Round up the family and head out to Jellystone Park™ for some much needed relaxation and fun (water slides & pools open this weekend)!

Don’t delay though – we have just a few cabins & campsites left. Check them out below and then click the link in our bio to book your getaway!

Comfort Cabin (1)
Deluxe Comfort Cabin (2)
Cottage (2)
Premium Loft Cottage (1)
+ a handful of RV sites!
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With summer around the corner and National Camping Month arriving next month, it’s the perfect time to starting planning your camping trip to Jellystone Park™!

If you’re feeling a bit like a nomad novice instead of a camping connoisseur, we’ve got you covered with 5 tips & tricks for your first camping adventure.

Read our latest blog now by clicking the link in our bio.
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Happy Earth Day! 🌎 We love our planet and are honored to be a part of helping people get outside and enjoy the outdoors. Today, we encourage each of our campers to find a way they're able to improve their clean & green efforts in the upcoming year! ⁠

Here are some ideas:⁠
🌲 Swap your disposable plastic water bottles for travel ones⁠
🌲 Buy second hand or organize a clothing swap⁠
🌲 Ditch plastic grocery bags and use cloth & reusable ones instead⁠
🌲 Start composting as a family⁠
🌲 Opt for air drying after wash day⁠

It's up to you! We're proud to say that by switching from paper to digital this past year, we saved over 58,000 pieces of paper. No matter how big or small, every action matters. Let's keep our planet healthy and beautiful for years to come!⁠
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Planning for an upcoming camping trip? Our latest blog offers 6 tips to help you prepare!

Click the link in our bio to read the blog, then get ready for the BEST VACATION EVER!
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Happy National Sibling Day! ⁠

Tag your partner is summer fun in the comments!
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Memorial Day Weekend is almost here, so we've rounded up some tasty recipes for your camping or backyard barbecue feasts.

From classic summer shrimp boils, but over a campfire, to s’mores with a twist, your crew will be coming back for seconds…or thirds!

Click the link in our bio to get the recipes. *Cue mouth-watering.
...

Ice cream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! During your next visit to #JellystoneLuray, indulge in one (or all) of our Bear Sundaes!

🍨Yogi Bear™
Chocolate peanut butter ice cream, hot fudge, Reeces Pieces
🍨Cindy Bear™
Birthday cake or vanilla, cupcake bites, sprinkles
🍨Boo Boo™
Blue moon ice cream, cookie dough, crushed Oreo

Yummmm!
...

Happy Mother's Day to all the amazing moms out there! We hope your day is filled with tons of love, laughter, and fun in the sun! ...

Us when the pools open for the season today. 💦

📷 @kayonkrayon
...

What’s that you say? I can stay 3 nights at Jellystone Park™ and get the 4th night for FREE?! Sign me up! Woof! 🐾

With our 4th Night Bonus deal, campers (and their furry friends), can enjoy their 4th night, on us! Simply use promo code BONUS at check-out.

*Free night applies to weekday rate (Sunday – Thursday) only. Valid for stays before 6/11/2021 and 8/22/2021-11/28/2021. Other terms may apply.

Click the link in our bio to learn more!
...

Hey Moms! Let us do the work in making your special day a special weekend! Round up the family and head out to Jellystone Park™ for some much needed relaxation and fun (water slides & pools open this weekend)!

Don’t delay though – we have just a few cabins & campsites left. Check them out below and then click the link in our bio to book your getaway!

Comfort Cabin (1)
Deluxe Comfort Cabin (2)
Cottage (2)
Premium Loft Cottage (1)
+ a handful of RV sites!
...

With summer around the corner and National Camping Month arriving next month, it’s the perfect time to starting planning your camping trip to Jellystone Park™!

If you’re feeling a bit like a nomad novice instead of a camping connoisseur, we’ve got you covered with 5 tips & tricks for your first camping adventure.

Read our latest blog now by clicking the link in our bio.
...

Happy Earth Day! 🌎 We love our planet and are honored to be a part of helping people get outside and enjoy the outdoors. Today, we encourage each of our campers to find a way they're able to improve their clean & green efforts in the upcoming year! ⁠

Here are some ideas:⁠
🌲 Swap your disposable plastic water bottles for travel ones⁠
🌲 Buy second hand or organize a clothing swap⁠
🌲 Ditch plastic grocery bags and use cloth & reusable ones instead⁠
🌲 Start composting as a family⁠
🌲 Opt for air drying after wash day⁠

It's up to you! We're proud to say that by switching from paper to digital this past year, we saved over 58,000 pieces of paper. No matter how big or small, every action matters. Let's keep our planet healthy and beautiful for years to come!⁠
...

Planning for an upcoming camping trip? Our latest blog offers 6 tips to help you prepare!

Click the link in our bio to read the blog, then get ready for the BEST VACATION EVER!
...

Happy National Sibling Day! ⁠

Tag your partner is summer fun in the comments!
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