About Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts
Welcome to Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resorts.
We are a franchise network of campgrounds focused on providing great family vacations. Whether you are an RV enthusiast, enjoy the comfort of a cabin, or prefer tent camping, Jellystone Park’s first-rate accommodations, amenities, and activities provide the setting for a fun family vacation.
Our award winning Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Parks have everything you need to make camping memories with family and friends. From swimming, mini golf, laser tag, and wagon rides to fishing, playgrounds, and of course appearances from Yogi Bear™ and friends – you’ll notice that family fun is the main attraction! And with 75+ locations in the United States and Canada, you can have a quality camping experience close to home.
Jellystone Campgrounds was founded in 1969 and began franchising that same year. After a series of acquisitions and a name change, Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts is now owned by Park River Corp. The private company, based in Milford, Ohio, has locations throughout the United States and Canada.
Why choose us?
RV Park Franchise Growth
Leisure Systems Inc. (LSI) is the only outdoor hospitality franchisor (RV park franchise, campground franchise) ranked on Entreprenuer magazine’s “Franchise 500.” With $108 million in sales in 2016, LSI was ranked 472 for its exceptional performance across several areas, including financial strength and stability, growth rate and brand power. This endorsement is just one of the reasons why partnering as an RV Park franchise with LSI a sound decision.
The Family Market
RV Park Franchise – Campground Franchise – Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts™ 8Jellystone Park is the only campground chain in the United States focused solely on the family demographic. Other organizations have recently realized the potential for marketing to families, but we have been doing it for nearly 50 years. Our experience, along with the uniqueness of the Yogi Bear™ and Jellystone Park trademarks, offers a special niche unmatched in the camping industry.
Campground Franchise Support & Training
LSI has a seasoned staff ready to assist your transition. In fact, several of the Operations staff have owned or managed a Jellystone Park RV park franchise – so they know first-hand the hard work and dedication it takes.
Our campground franchise owners and operators are leaders in the industry and continue to push the envelope in terms of amenities and recreation available at their properties.
Rob Schutter, President
1969 (52 years)
Total Number of Units
78 (as of 2020)
Part-Time / Full-Time
How Much Does It Cost To Open A Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts Franchise?
There are several costs associated with opening a Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts franchise. There is typically a franchise fee set by the franchisor, which covers the costs of opening a franchise location. Some other commons fees include equipment fees, marketing fees, licensing fees, insurance, and taxes, to name a few.
Some franchises may have a weekly fee that the franchisee pays for operating a Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts franchise. The weekly fee for opening a Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts franchise is not specified.
The full breakdown of these fees can be found in the Financial Disclosure Document (FDD) provided to franchisees by the franchisor. The FDD report will contain additional information such as whether the franchise is renewable (Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts Is Renewable) and does the franchise offer financing support (Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, accounts receivable, payroll).
Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts Company Details
Here are some additional details about Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts.
|Parent Company||Park River Corp.|
|Net Worth Requirement||$400,000|
|Term of Agreement||7 years|
|Run from Home||No|
Training and Support Offered By Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts
Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts offers several support options to its franchisees. With 78 (as of 2020) units, Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts aims to provide support to each franchise owner to help them operate a successful franchise location. Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts offers 20 hours on the job training, 32 hours classroom training, and No additional training.
Training and Support Offered
Here are the support options offered by Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts.
|On-The-Job Training||20 hours|
|Classroom Training||32 hours|
Is Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts Right For You?
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