Signature Resorts for the 21st Century


Bud Surles has over 30 years of award winning parks, resort, and environmental management and planning. He has won national awards in both the public and private sectors in both his design and management of resort and public recreation areas. He has a degree in Parks and Recreation from Texas A&M, a Masters of Divinity from TCU and a Doctor of Ministry from Denver Seminary.


Tired of cookie cutter, computer generated, inside the box, and indifferent planning. Take your vision to new heights. Bud brings your land and vision to life through experience, genuine caring, creativity, and unique ability to see what land can produce. His planning and design flows from far more than design principles. He has operated resorts in Texas, Arkansas, Colorado, and Wyoming and knows what makes success tick.


Need a speaker or seminar leader in land planning, management, or development. Bud is an excellent public speaker for private meetings, public seminars, and leadership training in both Christian and business venues. He is a published industry author in newspapers, magazines, and journals, and has published a Christian book Journey on the Kingdom Road.


Customer service both in his relationship to his clients and in helping clients build the best of customer relations, Bud has always excelled. His customer service awards include 5 diamond resorts, ARVC top 20 customer service award, and high rankings with Trailer Life and Woodalls (including a 10/10/10 and 5 Star resorts). Learn more.


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“We draw our inspiration from the land, making awe-inspiring Victor, Idaho, in the Greater Yellowstone Region the perfect home base for Bud Surles Consulting Group. Our mission is to take that inspiration into every project, combine it with the vision of our clients, and create a masterpiece of every park and resort—in the mountains, in the heartland, near the ocean, and around the world.”

RV Resort Planning and RV Park Design Consultant

Bud Surles and his team of highly talented professionals /specialize in planning, designing, and developing resorts, public parks, and RV Resorts, each which carry Bud's own personal stamp of beauty, function, and integrity. Rise above the ordinary.

Bud Surles, owner of Bud Surles Consulting Group, is a seasoned business executive with an award-winning career in natural resource planning, design, development and management of public lands and private resorts. His environmentally-friendly services include:

  • RV Resort Planning
  • Land & Resource Management Planning
  • Resort Operation Set Up and Management
  • Resort Planning
  • Long Term Residential Parks
  • Site Analysis for New Projects
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Project & Construction Management
  • Public Parks and Recreation Plans

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