5 Signs That Indicate You Need a Vacation

People don’t vacation nearly enough these days. Life is not meant to be all work, work, work. Here are five signs that it’s time for you to take a vacation: 5) You work all the time. Seriously, you’re “always on.” Even when you’re not “at work,” you’re checking your phone about work. You’re emailing people… Read more »

Why Couples Should Consider a Romantic Getaway to June Lake

Has your relationship with your significant other been on auto-pilot lately? Does it seem like you two are going through the motions? Has life become a bit predictable and boring? Couples should consider a romantic getaway at June Lake’s Big Rock Resort for a number of reasons. First, today’s couples don’t spend enough time together…. Read more »

Why Cabins Are More Fun to Stay In Than Hotels

If you’ve been to one hotel, you’ve pretty much been to them all. They’re corporate. They’re similar. They’re sterile. Sure, hotels serve a purpose, but they’re not usually the kinds of places where you truly feel at home. With a cabin, it’s one-of-a-kind, and it’s pretty much a small version of a house. There are… Read more »

Here’s Why You Should Consider Taking a Vacation

What are some signs you might need to take a vacation? For starters, have you been feeling overworked, tired all the time, overwhelmed, and stressed out? Is your body begging you to slow down and relax but your mind just makes you go-go-go? If so, you might need a vacation. Next, when is the last… Read more »

The Science of Sunsets

There’s something special about watching the sunset. It’s not unusual for people to gather at certain places, like Big Rock Resort in June Lake, CA, to watch the sunset. Here’s a question, though: what makes a sunset so beautiful? What’s the “science” behind a great sunset? People tend to love colorful sunsets, where the sky… Read more »

A Christmas Gift You’ll Always Remember

We all need something to look forward to in life, and vacation time away from the routine of our daily lives is definitely a good thing. This holiday season, why not get your closest friends or family something a bit different than ties and gift cards to restaurants and stores? How about renting them a… Read more »

Spend New Year’s in the Eastern Sierras

New Year’s Eve, the last day of the year, falls on Thursday, December 31st, this year. Why not spend this New Year’s Eve in a cozy cabin in the Eastern Sierras at Big Rock Resort? What makes New Year’s Eve special? Well, it’s about the people you spend it with, including friends and family, and… Read more »

Plan a Day Trip to Yosemite When Staying at Big Rock Resort

If you’re not from “around here,” you might confuse Yellowstone and Yosemite, because they both start with the letter “Y” and they’re both famous parks “out West.” While Yellowstone is primarily located in Wyoming, Yosemite is in California, and not too far from Big Rock Resort. A day trip to Yosemite could be fun! As… Read more »

Experts Say Americans Need to Take More Vacations

Americans are so busy working that they’re forgetting to take the much-needed time to enjoy their lives. Case in point: visit a marina and notice how many boats sit there, day after day, unused. Vacations are so good for us, yet we feel compelled to work, work, work. Isn’t the point of working to be… Read more »

Places to Hike in June Lake

One of the advantages of staying at Big Rock Resort is its ideal location at June Lake, California. Nestled in the Eastern Sierra mountain range, June Lake is home to the Inyo National Forest– a hiker’s paradise. Less than two miles from June Lake you can hike the Fern Lake Trail, just off Highway 158… Read more »