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RV Camping Tips

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With spring right around the corner, the best RV resort and marina in Blair, Nebraska thought it would be fitting to give a few tips to enhance your time camping in the RV. After all, with a modern RV campground such as ours, The Cottonwood Cove wants you to enjoy all the ins & outs of RV camping at our sensational abode. So, if you’re planning to stay with us this season, take a moment to check out these tips to ensure you have great camping experiences at the best RV campground in the Midwest ! Get to Know your Neighbors Our RV campground is like a temporary community. So, you should make an effort to get to know your fellow camping neighbors. After all, this could lead to some interesting conversations, friendships, and add to the fun that you’ll have on your vacation. You don’t have to spend your entire vacation with them, but just being friendly will go a long way. Respect Campsite Boundaries While your campsite likely won’t have visible boundaries such as walls or fe

6 Ideas to Refresh Your RV on a Budget

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 The Cottonwood Cove is the best RV park in the Midwest , boasting a wide array of amenities to keep you entertained and cozy during your stay with us. As such, we understand the importance of having a nice RV space, inside and out, to really bring the entire experience together. In this week's blog, we're giving you 6 tips to upgrade your RV without dropping a ton of cash.  Upgrade the Flooring If the flooring in your RV is worn, it will be hard for much of your space to really stand out. While this is one of the more complex DIY on this list, it could give you the opportunity to learn a new trade and feel very accomplished once it's done. Upgrade that old carpet with hardwood-style laminate or even tile to spruce up its appearance. Freshen Up the Windows You'll want to see the beautiful Missouri River sunrises/sunsets when you stay at The Cottonwood Cove. So, replace those foggy plastic or glass windows throughout - or replace them entirely. Be sure you add some drape

A Special Venue for Any Special Event: The Cottonwood Cove Lodge

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Are you planning a special event, party, meeting, or celebration? While our bar and restaurant are currently closed to the public, The Cottonwood Cove Marina & RV Resort would be happy to open it's doors to you and your guests! We offer a spacious lodge with great drinks and food to keep everyone full and having fun! If you're looking for the best special event venue in Blair, Nebraska , look no further! A Party at the Lodge Our lodge features seven large glass roll-up doors, so we can keep the party going rain or shine! We are available for private events year-round and would love to help you pull-off a wonderful celebration, no matter the event! If the event is during our spring/summer season, guests can enjoy our patio space and 21+ pool. Our team can take care of nearly anything you may need, from planning, hosting, and executing - you won't be disappointed partying at The Cove! Any Event You Can Think of The event type is totally up to you! Whether it's a larg

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year… to Reserve Your RV Lot at The Cottonwood

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 While Christmas has just ended, it's still a wonderful time of the year to secure your Midwest vacation destination for next year! As your premier marina and RV resort in the Midwest , The Cottonwood is ramping up construction to finalize a few finishing touches to our humble abode that we think you'll be excited to experience this summer. Read on to learn more about what's coming to The Cottonwood Cove this summer and why you should reserve your spot now! Final Phase of Lots for 2021! The Cottonwood Cove is excited to announce that we will have our FINAL PHASE of RV Lots available for the 2021 season. This will be our final phase, and you won't want to miss an ounce of fun here at The Cottonwood this summer! Create your own slice of paradise with us this summer, reserve your lot today!  For more information or to reserve your lot at The Cottonwood for 2021, call Steve at (402) 960-1515! Campsite Amenities + New Features for the New Year! Your Midwest vacation destina

What makes the Cottonwood Cove the Vacation Destination of the Midwest

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When it comes to summer fun, The Cottonwood Cove RV Marina & RV Resort has just what the doctor ordered! We've become renowned as the vacation destination in the Midwest for many reasons, and we're here today to highlight just a few of the most prominent features that help create an amazing vacation atmosphere. Read on to learn more about why The Cottonwood Cove is THE place for Missouri River fun in Nebraska . Outdoor Recreation Since the late 1960s, The Cottonwood Cove has been a staple for Missouri River fun in Blair, Nebraska. While some things have changed over the years, one thing has remained tried and true, the vision of a great outdoor experience for those that enjoy boating, biking, camping, and creating memories. Here at The Cottonwood, we are focused on providing an immersible outdoor experience, fostering new relationships, and making new memories while reliving the old ones.  Unique Community Experience The community atmosphere that is created at The Cottonwo

Special Event? Reserve The Cottonwood Cove as Your Venue!

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While the season is nearing its end at the Cottonwood Cove, and our Lodge's bar/restaurant will soon be closing, but that doesn't mean we can't be a fantastic venue for holiday parties in the Midwest . The Cottonwood Cove Marina & RV Resort boasts a spacious, cozy are within our Lodge that is perfectly suited for hosting company holiday parties, employee appreciation parties, as well as many other special events. If you are seeking an extraordinary event venue in Nebraska for your next special event, The Cottonwood Cove is staffed, suited, and excited to take it on! Type of Event? That's totally up to you! The Cottonwood's Lodge can accommodate parties small and large, so whether it's a small get together with friends and family, to a large corporate event, our staff and facility are ready and willing to provide everything you'll need for a fun and successful event. Not sure if we're the right venue quite yet? Here are some types of events that we&#

Reasons to Stay at The Cottonwood this Fall

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Though the summer season is coming to an end within the next week or so, there's still plenty of family fun to be had at The Cottonwood Cove. Fall is the perfect time to enjoy a little bit of mother nature at our premier Midwest RV campground & marina . We have many amenities to entertain your entire family and you'll be able to enjoy them at a slower pace than the summer season.   So come chill out at The Cottonwood Cove Marina & RV Resort this fall season and experience the vacation destination in the Midwest for yourself! Continue reading our blog for a peek into what awaits you at The Cottonwood Cove. Our Entertainment To start things off, our riverfront stage will have you front & center, enjoying some of the best music played along the Missouri River. Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday through the end of September and each Saturday in October you'll be blown away by our rockstar lineup. The fall season on the Missouri River also boasts some excellent hunti