Family Vacations at the Basswood Resort Campground and Country Inn

One of the most important things in this world of ours is family. You want to spend as much time as possible with them when you can. After all, the younger years go so quickly, and it becomes even harder to spend time together as a whole family when everyone becomes an adult and you must match conflicting schedules. The Basswood Resort Campground and Country Inn realizes this and tries to give you the options you need to have a good family time.


If you look around on the internet, or even just talk to a few neighbors and friends you’ll get an earful about some nightmare scenarios when it comes to family vacations. That’s not too surprising, there are plenty of places that a family vacation can really go off the rails and turn into a nightmare that makes you question why you would want to spend any time with “those people”, aka your family.

Family Vacation Joy

It’s important to remember that those are the nightmare scenarios and that many people find a great deal of joy in spending time together as a family. You just have to have a good plan and mindset.

Getting that Joy

One of the important things to remember about a family vacation and getting some joy out of it is that you’re not going to have a perfect trip. You’re not. You aren’t perfect, nor is your spouse, your kids, parents, cousins, or really anyone. So, don’t let any bad moments dominate your time.

You also don’t want to spend every minute together. We all need time alone or unstructured time in order to just be. Plan some events, be willing to adapt to changing circumstances, and remember why you love these people so much.

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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