From the bloggers at Gr8Lakes Camper.
When the late Vic King announced his idea for a travel trailer park with paved roads and full hookups at a Holiday Rambler rally in Hershey, Pa., in 1965, his idea was met with skepticism.
“People thought my father was a dreamer because it had never been done before,” said Dave King, Lake George RV Park’s president/chief executive officer. “He had a Pontiac Bonneville station wagon that we’d take on family vacations with our Apache folding camper. After driving through campgrounds with dirt roads, the car would be covered in mud and dust. He valued the outdoor camping experience, he just enjoyed it more with a clean car.”
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