Summer is right around the corner and it’s time to start planning your best summer yet! Whether you’re looking for adventure or relaxation, Big Cedar Lodge has everything you need to make this summer unforgettable.
Located in the heart of the Ozark Mountains, Big Cedar Lodge is a premier destination for outdoor enthusiasts and luxury travelers alike. With breathtaking views, world-class amenities, and endless activities, there’s no better place to spend your summer vacation.
Here are just a few of the reasons why you should make Big Cedar Lodge your go-to summer destination:
If you love the great outdoors, you’ll find plenty to do here. Take a hike through the beautiful Ozark Mountains, go fishing on Table Rock Lake, or try your hand at archery or skeet shooting. Grab your fishing gear and head out to Table Rock Lake, one of the top bass fishing lakes in the country. Cast your line and see if you can catch a big one! If you’re new to fishing, Big Cedar Lodge offers guided fishing trips with experienced guides who know the best spots to catch fish.
Experience the thrill of cruising across the water by renting a pontoon boat, ski boat, or wave runner from Big Cedar Lodge’s own Bent Hook or Long Creek Marina. Take in the beautiful scenery and soak up the sun while you glide across the lake. You can also take a scenic boat tour of the lake to learn about its history and see some of the local wildlife.
Get your heart pumping with some exciting water sports like wakeboarding, tubing, or water skiing. Our full-service marinas, have all the equipment you need to enjoy these thrilling activities. For a more laid-back experience, try paddleboarding or kayaking and explore the lake at your own pace.
If you’re looking to unwind and relax, we have you covered. Spend the day at the stunning Cedar Creek Spa, or simply soak up the sun by the pool. With luxurious accommodations and top-notch service, you’re sure to feel pampered and refreshed.
Fun for the Whole Family
Big Cedar Lodge is the perfect destination for families looking to make memories together. Kids will love the resort’s many activities, including mini-golf, go-karts, and laser tag. Parents can relax and enjoy some time alone while the little ones are entertained. Whether you’re looking to escape the stresses of everyday life or simply want to enjoy a fun-filled family vacation, Big Cedar Lodge is the perfect destination to unplug from your screens and social media and reconnect with nature and your loved ones.
Creative new summer activities:
This summer guests get to make their very own candy bars with our chocolate delight classes! We provide all sorts of fun treats to include in the milk chocolate and white chocolate bars such as dried fruit, nuts, cookie crumbles sprinkles, and more. We even provide packaging complete with ribbons and stickers so they can be shared as a gift!
Essential Oils & Tea Blending classes – guests will enjoy learning about six different oil types and their helpful benefits and uses, as well as the art of blending oils together for even more benefit. They will get six small samples of oils to keep. Then we will walk through the art of tea blending and the health benefits it includes. Guests will blend their own tea to enjoy during the event and then make four tea bags of their blending choice to keep!
Leather Burning Workshop – guests will get to create their own leather masterpieces! We will offer key chains, bracelets, journals, and cash clips for burning as well as some branding irons with our logos and other fun objects to add to their creation!
Terrarium Workshop: Join us for a fun class of learning how to build your own open-container terrarium! We will walk you through the different layers and how to care for your plants. Class is for ages 16 and up, and includes an open container, all the items necessary for building the terrarium, and 3 succulent plants.
One of the most spectacular things about Big Cedar Lodge is the stunning natural beauty that surrounds it. From breathtaking sunsets to the lush greenery of the Ozark Mountains, the views are simply unforgettable.
Lakeside Views and Non-Traditional Dining
After a day on the lake, you’ll be ready for a delicious meal. With lakeside dining options, you can enjoy a meal while taking in the beautiful views of the water. There’s nothing quite like enjoying a meal while watching the sunset over the lake.
If you’re looking for a more peaceful lake experience, grab a book and relax on the shore while listening to the sound of the water. Big Cedar Lodge has a beach and secluded coves where you can escape the crowds and enjoy some tranquility.
There’s nothing quite like a campfire under the stars, and America’s Premier Wilderness Resort offers the perfect setting for a family campfire. Gather around the fire pit with loved ones and roast marshmallows while swapping stories and making memories that will last a lifetime.
Of course, no summer vacation is complete without a refreshing dip in the pool. Big Cedar Lodge offers multiple swimming options, including indoor and outdoor pools, a lazy river, and a water slide. So, grab your swimsuit and make a splash!
For golf enthusiasts, our resort boasts five of the most beautiful and challenging courses in the area. Enjoy a round of golf with stunning views of the Ozark Mountains or book a lesson with one of our expert instructors.
After a long day of outdoor activities or fun on the water, you’ll want to refuel with a delicious meal. Guests can choose from a variety of dining options, from casual family-friendly restaurants to upscale fine dining experiences. Indulge in fresh seafood, juicy steaks, and decadent desserts while taking in breathtaking views of the lake.
Families won’t want to miss our ongoing summer activities like our Hoop Dee Doo event – which includes a short boat ride, tram ride to the lawn, a BBQ-style dinner on the lawn with lawn games and s’mores. We then load back up on the tram for a fun tour around Big Cedar property hearing about the history and fun!
With boat rentals, family campfires, swimming, golfing, fishing, dining, and so much more, there’s something for every family and group to enjoy. Book your stay today and get ready for a summer adventure you’ll never forget!