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The Jenkins Organization Acquires Jellystone Park Branson

April 12, 2022

Houston, TX  – April 12, 2022 – THE JENKINS ORGANIZATION, INC. (TJO), has acquired Yogi Bear’s Jellystone ParkTM Camp-Resort Branson in Forsyth, MO.  This acquisition marks TJO’s second acquisition this year and 13th RV resort since beginning the Great Escapes RV Resorts brand in 2019.

This quaint resort is nestled in the gateway to the magnificent Ozark Lakes and Trails in southwestern Missouri.  Currently, the camp-resort offers a swimming pool, The Jump Pad, foam parties, gem mining, bike and pedal kart rentals, and potato launch.  The resort will remain family-friendly and geared towards short-term vacationers.  TJO will more than double the current camp-resort by adding 140 campsites, 30 cabins, a resort-styled pool, Wibit pond with water slides, Water Wars, golf cart rentals, and more.  The park will continue to offer what Jellystone Parks are famous for which is, providing fun, family activities and theme weekends that include everything from crafts and games to wagon rides. Birthdays with the bears and daily appearances by Yogi BearTM are also very popular.

“We are delighted to add this beautiful Jellystone ParkTM to our portfolio, expand it, and provide even more opportunities for campers to enjoy the great outdoors and these outstanding amenities,” said Ricky Jenkins, President of The Jenkins Organization of Houston, Texas.  Reservations can be made online at

About The Jenkins Organization, Inc.
Celebrating its 32nd anniversary, The Jenkins Organization, Inc. is a Houston-based real estate investment and development firm specializing in the RV resort and self-storage industries. The firm currently has an ownership portfolio of over 30 properties, with a market value in excess of $500 million. Learn more at: and

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