A Family Vacation in Platte City, Missouri

You want to be able to spend time with the family. After all, that’s part of the enjoyment of going on a family vacation in Platte City. In fact, that’s why you’ve chosen to stay at Basswood Resort Campground and Country Inn. You know that it is a great place for families to stay when they’re visiting Kansas City. What you may not realize is how great a deal it is.

Family Money

Family is important, we all know that. Any justified expense and you’d be willing to pay it, but there’s no need to spend a fortune if you don’t have to. After all, the more money you save on where you stay means more money to do other things with your family. With that in mind it might be a good idea to check out the rates you can get when you’re staying with us.


Family Eats

If you’re visiting in May, you ought to aim your vacation to on the 18 and 19th. One of the biggest draws to the Kansas City region is the BBQ. Don’t try to tell us about Carolina or Texas. They’re also-rans when it comes to real honest barbeque.

On May 18th and 19th Basswood Resort Campground and Country Inn hosts the 23rd Annual Platte City BBQ Cook Off. If you fancy yourself a BBQ champ you can always enter as a contestant. You can compete in 5 different categories; Chicken, Pork Ribs, Pork, Brisket, and Desserts. You’ll find the entry form on our website, under activities.

About Basswood Resort Campground and Country Inn

“Provides perhaps the most beautiful wooded lakefront setting in the Kansas City area.” This is the praise sung by Peak magazine about Basswood Resort Campground and Country Inn. They offer numerous amenities, including Wi-Fi, pizza parlor, and walking trails on a 73-acre estate, located just 20 miles north of Kansas City.

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