Reasons to take a June Lake Vacation This Fall

“The autumn breeze caressed the trees tenderly,” goes the old standard song, “Autumn Leaves.” Indeed, there’s nothing quite like an autumn breeze among trees whose leaves are colorful shades of blazing orange, yellow, gold and red. Autumn is an ideal time for a vacation, especially at Big Rock Resort. Located in the Eastern Sierras at… Read more »

Here’s Why a Pontoon Boat Makes For a Perfect Day on June Lake

Doesn’t it seem like vacations come few and far between these days? It’s tough to get away from our daily obligations to spend precious time with good friends and family. That’s why, on any vacation, we try to make the most of it, cramming in as much exciting activity as possible. When it comes to… Read more »

Family-Friendly Vacations at June Lake

gCalifornia is lucky to be home to some amazing outdoor spaces. From the pristine Pacific Coast to breathtaking Yosemite National Park, California offers a unique opportunity to embrace all that nature has to offer. Why not get out there and enjoy it with your whole family? One of the best-kept secrets of central California is… Read more »

What Are Some Fun, Summer Outdoor Games You Could Play While At a Cabin?

At Big Rock Resort you are surrounded by nature. The majestic mountains, the trees, the trails and the lake are all around you. When you’re not exploring the area and want to stick close to your cabin, there are some fun outdoor games to consider this summer. First and foremost is frisbee. Nothing says summer… Read more »

Improve Your Health with a Vacation

The stress of working can really take a toll on not only your physical health, but your mental health as well. Whether you dealing with clients, working with children, or are in the food service industry, or simply alone in an office, there is stress everywhere. From sitting in a chair all day, or dealing… Read more »

Information about the June Lake Loop

Big Rock Resort is the optimal place to stay when visiting the June Lake Loop, also known as “The Switzerland of the Sierra.” Nestled in the mountains of California, not too far from Mammoth, June Lake Village and the June Lake Loop are located on state route 158, 3 miles west of U.S. highway 395…. Read more »

Five Things To Know When Hiking The Eastern Sierras

This area of California surrounding Big Rock Resort is one of the best places to hike in the world. Whether you’re in the mood for a leisurely trek with the whole family or an epic journey with a buddy, there’s a trail around here just for you. Either way, it’s important to be prepared for… Read more »

Reasons to Rent a Pontoon Boat in June Lake

At the Big Rock Resort marina, you can rent a pontoon boat to enjoy on June Lake. The pontoon boat can handle up to 7 people, which is significantly more capacity than most boats. Pontoon boats are a lot like floating barges which sit on two “pontoons,” which look like torpedoes. Thanks to their gas-powered… Read more »

Spending Time Outdoors is Good For Your Health

Pity prisoners in jail cells who never get to enjoy the outdoors– or office cubicle workers working under fluorescent lights in buildings with no windows. The thing is, spending time outdoors is good for you– it really is. Did you know research shows people exercise easier when outdoors? A study was done using cyclists pedaling… Read more »

What’s So Fun About Kayaking on June Lake?

When visiting Big Rock Resort, many ask us about some the best ways to experience beautiful June Lake. One of our foremost suggestions is always kayaking, an activity that is fun and accessible for the entire family. But what’s so fun about paddling around in a boat all by yourself? Isn’t it difficult? It can… Read more »