The Good Sam Club recently announced its 2005 Welcome Mat winners.
The annual awards are based on input from club members identifying their top choices in a broad range of categories from tow vehicles to craft stores.
The awards go to businesses that know how to accommodate RVs and offer good service to the growing number of RVers.
This year’s winner as the top Good Sam Park was America’s Best Campground, Branson, Mo. Other Welcome Mat winners include:
* Dinghy Vehicle: Saturn
* Tow Vehicle: Ford F-350
* Motor Oil: Pennzoil
* RV Show: The Florida Supershow in Tampa, Fla.
* Fast Food Restaurant: Wendy’s
* Fuel/Gas Station: Flying J
* Propane Outlet: Flying J
* Ice Cream Parlor: Baskin-Robbins
* Sandwich Shop: Subway
* Sit Down Restaurant: Cracker Barrel
* Pet Supply Store: PetsMart
* Craft Store: Michaels
* Outlet Mall: Tangers
* Golf Course: Pinehurst Country Club in Pinehurst, N.C.
* NASCAR Event: Daytona 500
* Shopping Center/Mall: Wal-Mart
* Tourist Attraction/Amusement Park/Museum: Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Fla.
* Casino: Harrah’s Casinos (nationwide)
* State or Province to Fish: Alaska
* State to Visit in an RV: Colorado
* Province to Visit in an RV: British Columbia