How Parents Can Use Outdoor Activities to Prevent Nature-Deficit Disorder

Are you concerned about nature-deficit disorder? Well if you’re a parent, you definitely should be thinking about NDD and the impacts this relatively new disorder can have on your children. Aside from being fun, children need time outdoors to ensure good mental and physical help, as well as proper development. So if you are searching for ways to encourage your children to get outside and enjoy nature, here are a few resources and ideas for family-friendly outdoor fun:

 Enjoy Some Outdoor Winter Fun at Hiawatha Beach Resort!

Teach Your Kids About Conservation and the Environment

 Make the time you spend outdoors educational by teaching your children about their natural environment and how to protect it.

Five Fun Activities for Teaching Kids About Conservation

20 Tips to Help Pollinators

How to Create a Simple Urban Vegetable Garden

The Benefits of Gardening for Children

Take Your Kids Out for Some Fun

 No matter the season, there are tons of enjoyable ways you can get your kids out of their home and into nature.

 Enjoy Some Outdoor Winter Fun at Hiawatha Beach Resort!

7 Tips for Introducing Kids to Outdoor Activities

Tips for Mountain Biking with Your Child

Top 10 Tips for Hiking with Kids

Storm Spotting for Children: At-Home Meteorology

Time in nature can be so nourishing for everyone, but it can be especially beneficial for children. So use the resources and tips above to encourage a love of the outdoors in your children. You all will be healthier and happier for it, and you are guaranteed to have fun as a family.

Celebrate News Letter 2020-2021

Let’s Celebrate A Beautiful Summer Filled With Many Memories!

What’s happening at Hiawatha Beach?
We appreciate the positive feedback from you all for the 2020 season. Thank you for your business and for trusting Hiawatha Beach during 2020. Because of your trust we are able to look forward to 2021. We are excited to see all the returning guest in 2021. The new guests referrals and the fun posts we see on social media are very much appreciated. We are truly thankful and blessed by each of you as Hiawatha Beach moves forward with more than 100 years of operation.
More guest enjoyed the addition of the Legacy Lodge during the 2020 season. The Legacy Lodge has a kitchen and a half with seven bedrooms and seven and a half bathrooms allowing room for up to twenty-two guests. It has been such an incredible addition for our guests who love indoor and outdoor gathering space. If you are interested in this cabin there are some beautiful photos on the website to check out.
With the addition of the new pontoons, our boat rentals are in high demand, thank you for choosing Hiawatha! The variety of boats were a hit this summer and the weather was absolutely beautiful for spending time on the lake. The amount of fish caught this year was outstanding. Please give us a call if you are interested in adding a boat to your reservation. Whenever you rent for a week you only pay for five days and the sixth and seventh days are FREE!
Hiawatha Beach is excited to announce the All New construction of Cabin #8 for the 2021 season. Cabin #8 will now be a one bedroom cabin which will be able to sleep up to four people (pictures below). The summer 2021 vacations are booking up fast, so don’t wait to call if you’d like a reservation. The new activity this year was the TREASURE HUNT; it was a big hit. Some of our other guest favorites were the kids fishing trip, sign painting, rocket building and launch, bingo, and the Beach Party BBQ! Helping our guests make memories is what we strive to do!
If you have a reservation for the 2021 season, deposits are due Friday November 20th. Cancellations made prior to January 1st will be reimbursed in full.
We want to take this time to wish you all a fabulous upcoming holiday season filled with lots of family time and many blessings in 2021!
God Bless,
The Jacobson Family

Legacy Lodge

Old Cabin #8                                        Current Building Of New Cabin #8


The New Legacy Lodge

We are excited to announce the opening of our NEW cabin! The Legacy Lodge has 7 bedrooms 7.5 bathrooms with 4 king beds, 1 queen bed, 10 twin beds and 1 hide-a-bed. There is a kitchen and a half with indoor and out living spaces. It accommodates 20-22 people with a beautiful view of the lake and newly built marina. Bring your family and friends for memories that will last a life time!


100th Summer Resort Season!

This summer is the 100th season here at Hiawatha Beach Resort! We have welcomed many guests from all over the world in this time period. We are ever so grateful and feel blessed by the overwhelming kindness of our loyal customers! We have so many memories as a family and love hearing from our guests of all the memories they had made at Hiawatha Beach Resort! We are on the 5th generation of Jacobsons that call or have called Hiawatha Beach Home, we look forward to many more to follow. It has been such a joy and honor to get to know so many families that love the resort as much as we do. We are looking forward to many more fun filled years of making memories with our guests!

Welcome to the Hiawatha Beach Resort Blog!

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