GoCampingAmerica.com | Posted April
2nd, 2015


Tying the Knot in the Great


Happy Camper Blog



No florist required – campground
weddings offer beautiful natural surroundings and more.

If you’re looking to host a memorable
wedding in a unique location with gorgeous backdrops, maybe you should
consider a campground for the big day!  

serene natural setting of a campground provides a relaxing atmosphere for the
whole group, where they can soak up the peacefulness of the great

Many campgrounds have club houses, open-air
pavilions, and acres of manicured grass perfect for ceremonies and
receptions. Plus, many also offer spas for the bridal party to
indulge and relax before the ceremony, and a choice of convenient accommodations
like yurts and park
 so the bridal party can get ready in

Looking to start planning your wedding now? Check
out a sampling of parks that make a great setting for tying the

Vista Farms
– Illinois
Wedding at
  Buena Vista Farms

  • Buena
    Vista Resort is a new 145-acre facility with three luxury cabins overlooking
    one of its lakes. The resort’s permanent white Euro Tent and Lodge overlooks
    a second lake and can hold up to 300 guests and is perfect for weddings.
    Buena Vista even has special packages for couples tying the knot, including a
    wedding planner. 

Riverside Resorts
– Wisconsin

  • Wisconsin Riverside
    Resort, located on the beautiful Lower Wisconsin River, has been providing
    recreation services since 1961. Its River Room banquet hall looks over the
    river and can hold up to 400

– Maine

  • Located just 15 miles
    outside of the northern entrance to Baxter State Park, Shin Pond Village
    offers Maine hospitality. For couples looking for a tranquil setting, Mt.
    Chase serves as the perfect knot-tying background and morning view for guests
    staying in the cabins. http://www.shinpond.com

Ridge RV Resort
 – South

Wedding at Elkhorn Ridge

  • Elkhorn Ridge RV Resort is located in the
    beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota and is a stunning backdrop for wedding
    receptions. Elkhorn Ridge offers fully equipped cabins for guests and the
    event center can host a wedding of up to 250

Family Campground & Pier
– South

  • Nestled along a
    gorgeous stretch of ocean on the coveted North Strand, Apache Family
    Campground is perfect for couples who want the campground and
    the beach wedding.  The campground offers one, two and
    three bedroom villas for guests and of course, a large white-sand beach.

Bay Resort
– Michigan

  • Thunder Bay Resort is
    a beautiful, all-season resort poised on 400 acres in the heart of northeast
    Michigan. The resort offers deluxe lodging, championship golf, and an array
    of outdoor entertainment and activities for the happy couple and their
    guests. http://www.thunderbayresort.com