There are many ways it starts to look and feel like the vacation season is around the corner. The days are getting longer, the temperatures are warmer and play equipment starts arriving at the resort! Today we brought the hydro bikes home from storage. Summer can’t be far away now!
The hydro bikes [...]
It has been a truly long winter at the resort and in all of Minnesota. Today we had a glimmer of hope as there was about 6 feet of open water at the edge of the beach of Lake Florida!
We decided it was time for boat races!
Will it [...]
Simon chases a squirrel around the Maple Tree
Saturday, March 16th was a beautiful, sunny day at the resort. Sasha and Simon had a great time playing in the snow. Simon and this squirrel went around and around the Maple Tree with Simon trying to catch the squirrel.
It’s another day of creativity at the resort. I got the idea to pack a 5 gallon pail full of snow and have our fans on Facebook guess how much water would be in the bucket when the snow melted. We got many people to guess-anywhere from 1/2 inch up to 7 inches.
Maybe winter is getting too long or maybe I’ve spent too much time trying to think of creative ideas for Facebook. One day as I was in the resort store riding my bike I looked out and thought, “we should do something with the canoe!” ‘Something’ would not be easy as the canoe is [...]
It’s not all work and no play at the resort. In the winter, I am part of the quilting group at our church which meets every Thursday afternoon. We make quilts to give to all of the graduating seniors, guilts for hospice, fire victims, the womens shelter and many go to the poor and [...]
We invited all of our neighbors on the east side of Lake Florida and a couple of other friends to a Valentines Dinner. We told the guests we would make a big pot of chile and drink lots of wine. It was time to check the wine supply. As you can see [...]
Gene, Terri & Emily ready for the swim & paddle across Lake Florida
Emily has been coming to Lake Florida all her life with her mom, dad & brother Eric. They stay in cabin #5.
On Monday she commented that she would like to swim across Lake Florida.On Tuesday, [...]
There are so many fun things about vacation at Dickerson’s Resort in Minnesota. There are the kayaks, the paddle boat, canoe, fun bugs, hydro bikes, bicycles, tricycles and wagons. The campfires are fun and so is fishing!
Zach gives friend Michael a ride
The most fun is meeting new friends or joining up [...]
Eric water skiing for the first time!
Eric has been coming to Dickerson’s Resort for 8 years. Eric is an easy going, nice young man always ready to try something new. On the way to the resort this year, Eric’s father asked him if he was ready to learn how to water ski. [...]