Tag Archives: Fort Wilderness

A Hidden Adventure at Walt Disney World

A Hidden Adventure at Walt Disney World 1 As a local we are always looking for fun new adventures at Walt Disney World.  Things that are off the beaten path.  When we stay on Staycations at Walt Disney World, we focus on things outside of the parks.  Things that we don’t usually do and on our past visit to Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground we found a hidden gem that quickly became our families new favorite thing to do. Did you know you can ca Continue Reading

Fishing at Fort Wilderness

Fishing at Fort Wilderness 8 We are all well aware of all the fun things that you can do inside the parks at Walt Disney World, but did you know about all the exciting things you can do at the resorts?  Recently my family stayed at Fort Wilderness Resort and Campgrounds and participated in some new and fun activities that we never thought about doing at Walt Disney World, so I wanted to share one of them with you. Did you know you could go Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living – Spending Your Birthday at Disney!

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living - Spending Your Birthday at Disney! 14 Happy Wednesday everyone! I’m back! Last Wednesday I missed my usual Florida Living check in, but I had good reason. It was my birthday and I was on a “stay-cation” at Walt Disney World! Let’s talk about it! On Tuesday I was told that we were going somewhere to celebrate my birthday a day early. I knew Disney would be involved in some way so I was excited. Not only did I have to pack a bag, but we brought m Continue Reading

The Cabins at Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground

The Cabins at Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground 22 My family’s go to Staycation spot in Walt Disney World is the Cabins at Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground.  Why you ask? Because when we step into Fort Wilderness we immediately relax and escape the hustle and bustle of life.  Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground is quiet, filled with wildlife, and for our family filled with outdoor fun. I will preface this by saying, I am not a camper.  This is the Continue Reading

Christmas “Site” Seeing at Fort Wilderness

Christmas "Site" Seeing at Fort Wilderness 32 Every year, Disney finds new ways to bring the Christmas spirit to guests. From adding new experiences to Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party to magical decor at each park and resort, there’s no better time to visit Walt Disney World or Disneyland than Christmas. It’s fun to see how each resort decorates and celebrates the holiday in a different way. Everybody knows about the beautiful gingerbread houses at t Continue Reading

Fort Wilderness Beach Dessert Party

Fort Wilderness Beach Dessert Party 35 If you will be at Walt Disney World for New Years Eve and don’t want to fight the crowds in the parks, Disney has an alternative that is a little more low key. Happening at Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground this year, guests can ring in the new year at a private bash on Clementine’s Beach! The party will be held on New Years Eve from 10 pm – 12:30 am at Clementine’s Beach, located behind Continue Reading

Fort Wilderness Food Truck

Fort Wilderness Food Truck 37 There appears to be a new type of camper at Disney’s Fort Wilderness…a retro food truck camper to be exact! The Fort Wilderness Fresh Fixin’s food truck is a 1980’s RV outfitted with the complete site set up including Disney-inspired travel stickers, a table covered in a classic picnic-style tablecloth, and some faux lawn chairs. Spotted around the Meadows Recreation area, this is the first time the campgr Continue Reading

Holiday Horse at Walt Disney World Resort has a Holiday Secret!

Holiday Horse at Walt Disney World Resort has a Holiday Secret! 39 From Dr. Mark Penning, Director of Animal Operations, Disney Parks and posted on the DIsney Parks Blog. As you may have read here on the Disney Parks Blog or seen in person, we’re ready for the holidays at Walt Disney World Resort. The horses at Tri-Circle-D Ranch at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground are ready, too, participating in nightly sleigh and wagon rides with our guests. The video above Continue Reading

#DisneyKids: First Disney Campfires

#DisneyKids: First Disney Campfires 40 From Jamie Langdon, Social Media Manager and posted on the Disney Parks Blog There are many advantages to staying in a Disney resort when visiting Walt Disney World Resort, and one of my family’s favorites is somewhat of a hidden gem – the campfires! Offered at many of our hotels, these regular events are a wonderful way to wind down as a family after an exciting day in the parks. They’re complimentary, and Continue Reading

Mickey’s Backyard BBQ Serving up Fun Four Days per Week at Walt Disney World Resort

Mickey’s Backyard BBQ Serving up Fun Four Days per Week at Walt Disney World Resort 41 From Rachel Brent, Food & Beverage Marketing Communications Coordinator and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Howdy, partners! You may know that Mickey, Minnie and friends kick up their heels with guests at Mickey’s Backyard BBQ at Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground. But did you know for the rest of the season, they’ll be serving up fun four days a week? Additional dates have been added; in addition t Continue Reading

Happy Birthday! Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Revue Celebrates 40 Years of Food, Fun at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort

Happy Birthday! Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Revue Celebrates 40 Years of Food, Fun at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort 42 Happy Birthday to the Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Revue.  Have you seen the show?  Pam Brandon, Disney Parks Food Writer, put out a blog about the show and we wanted to share this with all of you. September 5 marks the official 40th birthday of one of the longest-running dinner shows in American history –Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Revue at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort. We say “official” because the show got its s Continue Reading
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