Today is one of those days when we say “only in Minnesota!” It’s May 3rd and we still have ice on Lake Florida which is highly unusual.
View from our driveway
All around the resort there are still remnants of snow drifts. We are raking the lawn around the snow drifts! [...]
Tonight was the last sunset in April at Dickerson’s Resort. We had to wait until the very end, but it was worth it. The crack in the Lake Florida ice shows hope for an ice off soon-we think!
Lake Florida sunset at 8:37
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 [...]
We don’t remember what the day was like at the resort, but the sunset was beautiful!
Sunset at 8:12
Sunset at 8:17
Sunset at 8:24
A sunset is such a beautiful, calm way to end the day. We’d love to share our sunsets with you at Dickerson’s [...]
It was a busy day at the resort. We had some things that needed to be taken out of cabin #13. We loaded glass, some windows that the repair man can use the mechanisms from, a couple of garbage containers and miscellaneous recycling into the pickup and sent Bob off to Willmar to get [...]
Today is an exciting day. Magnuson Sheet Metal showed up to do a project for us. They are a Heating & Air Conditioning Company!
Magnuson Sheet Metal Truck
Lauren & Ben came to start the installation of a furnace and air conditioning in cabin #13. This will be a welcome addition to our [...]
It’s Earth Week and Prairie Woods Environmental Learnng Center which is right next to the resort held it’s annual celebration on Saturday. The day started with pancakes and sausages served by Tripolis Church in Kandiyohi.
There were many exibits, fun crafts to do, educational seminars and of course the climbing wall. There was a [...]
Two days ago, April 17th, we had boat races on Lake Florida and today the boats are on “ice dock” The sand beach which was so visble is now covered with snow.
Boats in "ice Dock"
The weatherman predicted cold and snow and he was right. We are very thankful-we only [...]
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 [...]
We just love living at Lake Florida and being able to watch all of the beautiful sunsets!
Here’s another one that turned out better than we expected!
sunset at 7:49
Sunset at 8:01
Should be a good day at the resort tomorrow with a beautiful sunset like that – don’t you [...]