Crack Pretzels

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Perfect for holidays, camping trips, and a snack on the go! Ingredients: 1 (1 pound) bag of pretzels 1 cup olive oil (or whatever oil you choose) 1 T garlic salt 1 T dried dill 1 (1 oz) package of dry ranch seasoning. Pour pretzels into a gallon-size Ziploc bag. In a small bowl or measuring cup stir together the …

Pet-Friendly Camping Tips

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Many of us have pets. Most of us like to camp. Some campers choose to have someone pet-sit for them while they are away, but a lot of campers choose to bring their pets with them on their trips. How do we make sure that we and our pets have a fun experience while camping? I have collected some information …

3 Cheese & Bacon Campfire Potatoes

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Ingredients • 3 medium red potatoes cut into 1-inch cubes • 1 medium onion chopped • salt • pepper • 1 tablespoon butter • 8 oz shredded cheese we used a colby, monterey, cheddar blend • 1/2 cup crumbled cooked bacon Instructions 1. Create your foil packets with a double thickness of heavy-duty aluminum foil (about 18 in. square). 2. …

Campfire Cinnamon Rolls

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This recipe is simple, and it adds a unique option to campfire breakfast! What You’ll Need: 1 can of cinnamon rolls Rosting sticks How to Make It: 1) Open your can of cinnamon rolls and start to unwrap your cinnamon roll around your stick. Make sure it is wrapped good so it doesn’t fall off while cooking. 2) Place over …

These Are a Few of Our Favorite Things

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At Lost Valley Lake Resort, there is so much going on all the time! When I ask Owners what their favorite thing about LVL is, I never get a response entailing one particular thing—it is ALWAYS a plethora of favorites! I have compiled a list of the things that I hear the most often for your reading pleasure. Family First! …

RV Winterization and Why You Should Consider It

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What the heck is RV Winterization? The concept of RV Winterization is actually pretty simple. Basically, it is preparing your rig for the winter months to avoid damages caused by the dropping temperatures. If you plan to head South for the Winter, this may not apply to you. However, if you plan on storing your RV in the Midwest, there …

Why Camping in the Fall is the Best at LVL

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Summer is officially over. For some, Fall means the end of the camping season. For others, it means that they are just getting started! Camping in the Fall season comes with its own obstacles, but also yields many rewards. At Lost Valley Lake Resort, we have an abundance of beautiful scenery in the Fall, and have activities that are geared …

Bacon, Pineapple, Chicken Kabobs

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Makes 8 servings INGREDIENTS 2 pounds of boneless skinless chicken breast 1 large pineapple, cut into 1 1/2 inch chunks 2 large red bell peppers, cut into 1 1/2 inch pieces 1 large onion, cut into 1 1/2 inch pieces 12 strips of thick cut bacon FOR THE HAWAIIAN SAUCE: 1 1/2 cups pineapple juice 1 1/2 tablespoons cornstarch 1/2 …

Campground Etiquette September 8, 2018

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We all love Lost Valley Lake Resort! We have tons of RVs, RV Sites, tent sites, and even a few Tee Pees to choose from. Since we offer all those things, there are often times when the park is packed! Did you know that there are certain things that you should and shouldn’t do while camping? I’m not talking about …

Breakfast Scrambler

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Servings: 5 Prep Time: 10 min Cook Time: 35 min Ingredients 6 cups hashbrowns thawed 2 cups ham diced 6 whole eggs 1/4 cup milk 2 cups cheddar cheese shredded 1 cup green onion diced salt & pepper to taste 1/2 cup tomato diced Instructions Spray a foil BBQ-safe pan with cooking spray, add in the thawed hash browns and ham. Add eggs to a large bowl with milk and whisk until combined. Stir in the cheese, green onions and …

Easy Sloppy Joe Meatball Subs

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Serves 6 Ingredients 18-20 cooked meatballs 1 can Manwich Sloppy Joe sauce 6 sub buns Shredded cheese Instructions Place meatballs in a medium-sized pot. The meatballs can be frozen, but they must be already cooked. Empty one can of Manwich Sloppy Joe sauce into the pot with the meatballs. Heat the sauce and the meatballs over medium heat until heated through. …