Winter at the Lake

Some things to do for fun during the winter

Some things to do for fun during the winter

Just because the weather is cold and snowy doesn't mean you can't enjoys some activities at lake in the wintertime.There are many ways to have fun and make the most of the winter season and here are a few of our favorite ways to enjoy the winter season:

Go ice fishing. If you're a fan of fishing, ice fishing is a fun way to enjoy the lake over winter. All you need is a fishing license, an auger, and some bait, and you're ready to start fishing through the ice. It's a great way to enjoy the outdoors and can lead to a tasty supper.

Go cross-country skiing or snowshoeing. If you enjoy being active in the wintertime you can go cross-country skiing or snowshoeing on the lake. The snow-covered landscape provides a beautiful and peaceful setting for these winter activities. Just be sure to dress warmly and bring sunglasses.  The snow can get pretty bright in the winter.

Have a bonfire. There's nothing quite like gathering around a warm and cozy bonfire when it is cold outside. Whether you're roasting marshmallows, shooting the breeze with friends or just enjoying the warmth of the flames, a bonfire is a fun and enjoyable way to pass time in the winter.

Go ice skating. If you enjoy ice skating, the lake is the perfect place to do it in the wintertime. Once the lake freezes over, you can lace up your skates and glide across the ice. It's a fun and exhilarating way to enjoy the outdoors in the winter.  Many times during the winter there is too much snow for ideal ice skaking you you might have to be creative getting a proper rink set up.  This can be a long project in some conditions, but it can also be a lot of fun.

Take a winter nature walk. Even if you're not feeling particularly active, you can still enjoy the beauty of the lake in the wintertime by taking a leisurely nature walk. The snow-covered landscape is breathtaking, and the quiet and peacefulness of the winter season provides the perfect opportunity to connect with nature.

No matter how you choose to enjoy the winter season at the lake, one thing is for sure: it's a magical and unforgettable experience. So bundle up, grab a hot drink, and head up to the lake to enjoy all that winter has to offer.

Posted By: Adam Gohlke - Nov. 27, 2022, 7:27 p.m.