Far Flung Outdoor Center, the premier outfitter in the Big Bend National Park area of West Texas, was formed in the Fall of 2001 after the merger of Texas River Expeditions, a highly respected river company that specialized in day trips and jeep tours, and Far Flung Adventures, a successful and well known multi-day river … Continued

Michael Smith, President of AdventureSmith, Inc. responds to questions about Resmark Systems as a reservation and marketing solution for the Canopy Tour and Challenge Course industry and tour operators in general. Michael has 16 plus years experience in the challenge course industry as a facilitator/guide, builder, manager, trainer, and business consultant and holds degrees in … Continued

According to a study at USC, 50 million US Internet users are active in social networks.  For the travel and tour industry this represents a huge opportunity. Not only do people love to talk about travel experiences, but they also like to hear about them.  The Razorfish Consumer Experience Report concluded that "40% of online … Continued

It’s no longer sufficient to simply insert a first name into an email.  Consumers want companies to get to know more about them and send them applicable information. A recent study by e-Dialog and published by eMarketer found that relevant products and services were most important to customers, demonstrating that marketers know what kind of … Continued

If you’re looking for a great place to stay on your vacation, where do you start? Online of course. If you’re a bed and breakfast, campground, hostel, guest house, or hotel, an easy-to-use loging reservation system is essential.  With the right booking software a person can easily find availability for individual nights at the campground, … Continued

Proms, weddings, anniversaries, birthdays, conferences, showers and just groups that want to get together.  These large group reservations with are not the easiest things to coordinate.  Facility reservation software will make it easier to keep track of the group, the various caterers, florists and even Uncle Fred.  These types of reservations often have many changes … Continued

As we all know, the best advertising and marketing comes from previous customers. A kayak reservation system will help you keep in touch with your customers after they have been on a tour.  You can send them emails about upcoming kayak tours, send them a discount or a coupon to invite their friends on a kayak tour.  … Continued