Articles tagged with: MOR

Jul20

Rowdy with a Chance of Meatballs

Categories // Camping

Win an Amazing Camping Kitchen!

Rowdy with a Chance of Meatballs

At Midwest Outdoor Resorts, we love good food almost as much as we love our Members. That’s why we’re giving you the opportunity to Win a Brand New Deluxe Camping Kitchen set from Rowdy!


May01

Midwest Outdoor Resorts Giveaway!

Categories // Camping, Connections

It's Spring! Let's Give Stuff Away!

Midwest Outdoor Resorts Giveaway!

Good news folks - Spring is in the air! The trees are budding, flowers are blooming, the days are longer and all of our resorts are opening May 1st! We decided to give away some special prizes for our loyal readers this week. Check out a quick overview of all our resorts, then share this post with your friends on Facebook and tag @MidwestOutdoorResorts in your post for your chance to some crazy cool prizes!

Mar24

Get Lost in this Northern Minnesota Outdoor Lovers Paradise, stay at Soo Line Trail

Categories // Connections

Start your Lake Adventure at Soo Line and create lasting memories

Get Lost in this Northern Minnesota Outdoor Lovers Paradise, stay at Soo Line Trail

Welcome to our fourth installment of our five-part series on the best vacation destinations in the U.S. Today we’ll take a trip to Midwest Outdoor Resorts’ Soo Line Trail Campground in Onamia, MN, minutes from world-renowned fishing in Lake Mille Lacs and an hour and a half north of the Twin Cities. Since we’re getting close to flip-flop weather, we’ll highlight some fun summertime activities around the resort.

Mar17

Finding your hidden treasure at the Hidden Bluffs Resort

Categories // Connections

Got lost in the beauty of nature at this one of a kind hidden in the bluffs resort.

Finding your hidden treasure at the Hidden Bluffs Resort

Welcome to our third installment of our five-part series on amazing vacation spots in the U.S. Today we’re taking a look at Midwest Outdoor Resorts’ Hidden Bluffs in Spring Grove, MN. Tucked in the southeast corner of Minnesota, Hidden Bluffs is a two-hour drive from the Twin Cities. Here you’ll find a fantastic family destination where you can kick back, relax and enjoy all this secluded area has to offer.

Mar03

5 Must Visit Places On Your Trip to the Black Hills

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The Black Hills offer a unique glimpse into the past sprinkled with fun for the whole family!

5 Must Visit Places On Your Trip to the Black Hills

It’s almost here! Warm weather, burgers on the grill, green grass and travel season are right around the corner. March is the perfect time to plan your next vacation, and today we’ll be kicking off our five-part series on some of the best travel experiences the U.S. has to offer.

Feb24

Why Millennials Are Taking Up RVing Full Time

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Fulltime RVing Isn't Just For Retirement Now!

Why Millennials Are Taking Up RVing Full Time

Ah, traveling full time. That’s the dream isn’t it? A carefree, liberated lifestyle, seeing all the landmarks and sights there are to see. For many of us, it seems at best a long way off, if not impossible. Imagine, however, if you could work AND play full time. Many Millenials are doing just that.

Feb17

How Vacationing Makes You More Productive

Categories // Connections

Taking time off may be the best thing that's happened to you in a long time!

How Vacationing Makes You More Productive

Here’s some good news for our fellow travelers out there: taking vacations is good for your career. While that may sound counterintuitive to the American ideal of constant hard work to achieve success, the truth is that vacationing is a cornerstone of the American Dream. We need vacations not only for breaks from work, but also to ensure a quality home and/or family life and close bonds with our friends and family. 

Dec17

Gifts for Everyone On Your List, On a Budget!

Categories // Camping, Connections

Don't sacrifice quality gifts because your funds are running low! Check out our list for the best gifts on a budget!

Gifts for Everyone On Your List, On a Budget!

We all want to give the people we love something sincere and meaningful for the holidays. To many, that means waiting in long lines, scouring the internet for the latest and greatest craze and inevitably spending way more dough than you meant to. No fear! We’re here to help you get through the most stressful season of the year on a budget.

 

Nov23

4 Ways Camping Makes You More Thankful!

Categories // Camping

4 Ways Camping Makes You More Thankful!

Once a year, I’ll gorge until my pants don’t fit, watch football for 10 consecutive hours and eventually fall asleep in an unflattering position on the couch. This has become my Thanksgiving. In reality, it’s a day that was originally entirely devoted to gratitude.  In that spirit, I’d like to mention a few things about camping and the outdoors that we can reflect on and feel grateful for this Thanksgiving season. Here are 4 ways camping makes you more thankful:

 

Nov18

A How To Guide For Thanksgiving in Small Spaces

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A How To Guide For Thanksgiving in Small Spaces

Will you be traveling this holiday season? Are you staying in an RV, cabin or hosting Thanksgiving in any modestly-sized accommodation? While holiday dinners can be difficult in the most spacious areas, there’s no need to be stressed. Here are some simple tips you can use to throw a fantastic Thanksgiving feast in a small area.

Nov18

Why you should be planning your Glamping Vacation Today!

Written by // Team MOR Categories // Camping

Why you should be planning your Glamping Vacation Today!

Envision yourself hiking in the deep wilderness of Minnesota, trekking through the land of towering pines, pristine lakes and black bears. You’re in the midst of raw and organic wilds, taking in the atmosphere only the Upper Midwest can provide. You stumble on an untouched lake, so crystalline you can see the pebbles and fish underwater. This should be a euphoric moment, enveloped by unblemished nature and its everlasting serenity.

 

Jul04

15 Annoying Questions People Always Ask Minnesotans

Written by // Team MOR Categories // Connections

15 Annoying Questions People Always Ask Minnesotans

Midwest Outdoor Resorts has 3 locations throughout beautiful MN! Want to know more, fill out this form and we will help send you on the MN vacation of your dreams!

And, now for our list!

Mar01

Fun with Rowdy

Written by // Team MOR Categories // Connections

Fun with Rowdy

We all enjoy our favorite forest friend - Rowdy! Here's some photos of Rowdy's crew over the past few months!

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Dec14

6 Tips to Booking the Best Vacation Ever

Written by // Team MOR Categories // Coast to Coast

6 Tips to Booking the Best Vacation Ever

Here in Member Services, one of the many things that we help our members with is planning vacations. I’ve been helping plan some really cool ones lately, including my own. If you haven’t read about it already, you can read about it here on the blog!

Here are some tips on how to go about planning your own vacation using your membership! And remember, we’re here to help you if you have any questions along the way

1.  Decide where you would like to go.

I decided that for my first vacation ever that I would go to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. I have been overseas before but I had n

ever been to Mexico before and I had heard that Puerto Vallarta was beautiful.  I did some research and it is a safe, friendly, and accommodating place to be in Mexico. If you’re dreaming of going overseas like Andrea is in the picture, you’ll want to make sure you have enough time to get or renew a passport. This can take a couple of months sometimes so make sure to start planning early!

2.  Decide when you’d like to go.

For me, the best time to take time off is when the parks are closed so I knew that my best window for securing time off would be during November-April. Your dates may vary but it is best to be flexible. Keep in mind that most condos check in on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday and that they run for a week. It’s best to have a few weeks in mind that you’d be available to go.

Dec04

Indigo in Paradise: My Puerto Vallarta Vacation

Written by // Team MOR Categories // Coast to Coast

puerto vallarta 3I’ve spent the past year here in the Member Services department helping countless members research and plan their vacations all over the world. I love helping them find great deals in great places so I was very excited when my boss suggested that I take a vacation of my own. Using Hopaway Holiday, the condo portion of Coast to Coast, I was able to take a fabulous vacation to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico in early November of this year.

I started planning out my vacation nearly a year in advance. I had to think about where in the world I wanted to go. Did I want to go on a cruise or did I want to book a condo? Should I go somewhere warm or should I learn to ski in the snow? How many people did I want to take? These were just some of the things I had to consider before I could continue planning my vacation. I decided on Puerto Vallarta, Mexico because I speak the Spanish language and because upon doing some more research, I found that it was a safe, friendly, and inviting place to go in Mexico.

Mar10

Check out MOR Videos on our YouTube Channel!

Written by // Team MOR Categories // Connections

Check out MOR Videos on our YouTube Channel!

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