RV Winterization and Why You Should Consider It

Macy Everyone, Owners Blog, Visitor

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

Macy Everyone, Owners Blog, Visitor

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. …

Chili Campfire Bake

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Prep Time 1 min Cook Time 15 min Total Time 16 min Serves: 6 Ingredients 1 (16 ounce) box elbow macaroni 1 (15 ounce) can chili 1 (7 ounce) bag corn chips 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese Salt to taste Instructions Pour the whole box of pasta into a large skillet (approximately 12 inches in diameter). Pour 3 cups of cold …

Pound Cake and Berry Campfire Skillet Dessert

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Prep Time: 10 mins Cook Time: 10 mins Total Time: 20 mins Yield: 4-6 servings INGREDIENTS 12-16 oz fresh berries 2 tablespoons sugar 1/4 cup butter 3/4 lb pound cake 2 Rolo candy bars INSTRUCTIONS Combine the berries and the sugar in a bowl and let sit until the juices start to release, 10-15 minutes. Place a grate over hot coals (or you can …

Camping Mac n’ Cheese

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prep 20mins cook 10mins total 30mins yield 4 servings Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups elbow macaroni 8 oz prepared Alfredo sauce {just over half a jar} 1/2 cup grated sharp cheddar cheese 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese 1/4 cup mozzarella cheese 1/4-1/2 cup half and half or whole milk Salt and pepper, to taste Instructions: Cook pasta according to package directions. Drain and rinse with cold …

The Camping State of Mind August 11, 2018

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Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Macy, and I am the social media coordinator for Lost Valley Lake Resort. One of my opportunities is to write a blog to give some insight, education, and even sometimes just provide updates about the Resort. For those that enjoy the camping/Rv life, you may have noticed that people who enjoy these …