THE AMAZING FOLKS AT COUNTRY LIVING PAID US A VISIT.
they stayed for the swing, the food, the party- the weekend….and put together an awesome story (thanks to the amazing Katy McColl + Frances Bailey!)
“Over the past four years, Surratt has not only mastered her chain saw, she’s learned to install drywall, reglaze windows, and drive a forklift. (In 2006, she also bought a cabin that used to sit next to her grandmother’s Illinois house and had it moved to the resort.) Along the way, Surratt and Hernandez have been buoyed by restoration surprises: Underneath the vinyl siding of one building lay original cedar shingles. The couple discovered a restaurant’s worth of ’50s Fiestaware on pantry shelves that had been boarded over. And while raking, Surratt unearthed a shuffleboard court — another reminder of the camp’s history.’
CHECK OUT THE FULL STORY: