Fun & Games

Check out our ideas for creative ways to have fun at the cabin.

backyard wiffle golf game
Challenge your friends and family in the 1st Annual Cabin Open!
By Andy Bennett
Published: April 16, 2014
cabin night games capture the flag
The fun doesn't have to stop when the sun goes down!
By Andy Bennett
Published: March 1, 2012
rainy day movie making
Rained out? Turn a foul-weather weekend into a filmmaking festival!
By Andy Bennett
Published: February 1, 2012
Inspiring shapes warm the heart

By Kristin Sutter
Published: December 16, 2011
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Hilarious costume and party inspirations, courtesy of the Duct Tape Guys

By Emily Hare
Published: October 19, 2011
From Our Readers
Compiled by Toni Fladmark
Published: October 7, 2011
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By Emily Hare
Published: October 5, 2011
Take in some of fall's best scenery
Compiled by Toni Fladmark
Published: August 3, 2011
Learn a few constellations and you’ll have a familiar friend every clear night

By Richard Talcott
Published: August 3, 2011
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Start a fun new family tradition your kids will love
By Lucie B. Amundsen
Published: June 6, 2011
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Published: April 28, 2011
This unique lawn game is inexpensive, simple to make and will give you countless hours of cabin fun

By Andy Bennett
Published: March 24, 2011
The info you need to pick the perfect pair

By Mike McQuaide
Published: November 8, 2010

Finding the perfect ATV for you

By David Wells
Published: August 20, 2010
Water sports the whole family can enjoy
By Sally A Kane, J.D.
Published: June 18, 2010
By Michele Helbacka
Published: May 14, 2010

Creative ways to combat cabin fever

By Sally A Kane, J.D.
Published: July 1, 2009

A stately game gets a serious shot of fun

By Andy Bennett
Published: June 1, 2009

Cure cabin fever with these fine flicks

By Andy Bennett
Published: March 1, 2009
Published: November 1, 2008
Capturing the spirit and history of your place
By Sally A Kane, J.D.
Published: November 1, 2008
7 ways to bring those sun-kissed days back
By Sue Sondreal
Published: November 1, 2008
9 terrific wintertime cabin activities
By Christy Heitger
Published: November 1, 2008
12 tips to keep the sun shining all year long
By Sue Sondreal
Published: July 1, 2008
by Kevin Horrocks, 57 (The adult)
by John D. Seylar, 13 (The nemesis)

The siege of Chipmunk Lodge

Published: July 1, 2008
horseshoes anyone?

For fun at the cabin, this classic game is a ringer!

By Judy Kneiszel
Published: June 1, 2008
A Cabin Project with Infinite Possibilities

By Steve Umland
Published: September 1, 2007
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By Sue Sondreal
Published: August 1, 2006

Track your dog, blaze new trails, find your drink...

By Dave Kelley
Published: October 1, 2005

Here’s a simple building plan for an extra-sweet treat

By Shirley Brandt
Published: October 1, 2005
By Andrew Hudson
Published: August 1, 2005

When great expectations meet a snowy day

By David Wells
Published: December 1, 2004
Quick quiz! Test your snowshoe IQ
By Lou Dzierzak
Published: December 1, 2004
stargazing background

An amateur astronomer takes you on a virtual tour of the night sky

By Pat Kelley
Published: February 1, 2002
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