Enjoy the beautiful Raystown Lake Region all year round. Breathtaking views of snow clinging to lakeside pines ... icy water rushing over river rocks ... wildlife abounding against stark winter landscapes ... these all serve as the perfect backdrop for cozy winter experiences created just for you.

Our Winter Fireplace Getaway activities are included free of charge with your stay at a participating lodge in January, February or March for groups of 8-20 people.

Lodge Experiences

coffee experience

Enjoy a class from a master coffee roaster and apprentice tea sommelier on coffee history, brewing and roasting techniques while you learn the art of coffee cupping and participate in a tasting experience by Standing Stone Coffee Company.

paint experience

Create your own masterpiece on canvas under the direction of professional artist and instructor Rebecca Reck of Bluebird Designs. Experiment with painting techniques, exercise your creative muscles, and have fun!

cake experience

Dive into a Buttercream Cake Workshop with Sweethearts Confectionery, where you'll learn the basic steps of cake decorating. Split, stack, fill, crumb coat, finish and frost. Then enjoy and share your delectable creation!

yoga experience

Refresh, recharge and rejuvenate your mind, body and spirit as you enjoy a peaceful yoga journey with experienced instructor Tracy Lake. Learn the basic tenets and benefits of Kind Yoga. Move with your guide through centering/grounding, warm-ups, postures and relaxation.

Venturing Experiences


Isett Heritage Museum offers more than 40,000 items at its sprawling farm estate. Peruse the area’s largest collection of antiques and memorabilia from the 1800s to present day. Enjoy a unique, family-oriented, fun and educational experience for all ages.

lincoln caverns

Explore Lincoln Caverns and Whisper Rocks where you'll walk through winding passageways and splendid rooms filled with massive flowstones, thousands of delicate stalactites, pure white calcite and sparkling crystal.

swigart museum

See, hear and touch the past at The William E. Swigart Jr. Automobile Museum. America's oldest antique automobile museum, this fascinating auto collection features a Tin Goose Tucker, Herbie the Love Bug, a DeLorean and much more.

How It Works

Your Winter Fireplace Getaway is provided to you at no cost as part of your stay at one of our participating lodges here in the Raystown Lake Region. We're excited to offer these unique, customized experiences for you and your group.

Once you've narrowed down which experience you'd like to try, simply choose a lodge and book your stay. Our amazing lodge owners will take care of the rest for you.

Step 1: Decide which experience you'd like to try.

Step 2: Choose the participating lodge where you'd like your group to stay.

Step 3: Reach out to your lodge of choice and book your visit for January, February or March.

Step 4: Arrive at your lodge and enjoy a unique, memorable experience.

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