Brooks Lake Lodge Featured in USA Today as Wide-open Wyoming Space
Updated: May 27, 2022
Wildly remote lodge packed with outdoor activities fits the bill for social distancing
Dubois, Wyoming – February 17, 2021 – USA Today recently called out Wyoming, one of the least populated and least traveled states in the U.S., as a perfect socially distanced family travel destination, recommending Brooks Lake Lodge & Spa, the exclusive, all-inclusive guest resort, for an ideal winter stay. The “Wide-open spaces of Wyoming” article praises the Dubois, Wyoming, location as a “winter mecca,” with plentiful snowfall and fresh-air activities as motivation to get out in the wild and connect with nature, something Brooks Lake Lodge has been doing for nearly 100 years. With private cabins that offer lakeside views and panoramic vistas of the snow-capped Wind River Mountains and Pinnacle Buttes, guests of the family-friendly lodge enjoy snowy solitude – and winter fun.
Accommodating a maximum of 18 guests at a time this winter, Brooks Lake Lodge immerses visitors in mountain life, sleeping in comfy lodgepole pine beds in private cabins with wood-burning stoves and private decks with remarkable views. And lodge guests can choose from a variety of outdoor mountain adventures, with world-class snowmobiling as a top draw. Featuring 600 miles of groomed trails, 2 million acres of untrammeled backcountry terrain and expert guides to take experienced riders and beginners alike for a memorable day, snowmobiling amid the scenic landscapes galore is good for the snow lover’s soul. Other outdoor winter activities at the lodge include snowshoeing, cross-country skiing and ice fishing, all with the option of a private guide.
All meals are included in an overnight stay and served fireside in the Great Hall beneath a three-story cathedral ceiling. The culinary team at Brooks Lake Lodge prepares fresh, innovative and thoughtful dishes that keep guests fueled for the day’s activities. Lunch includes such items as a Duck Spinach Salad with goat cheese and pretzel crostini and a Steak Sandwich featuring braised brisket with goat cheese butter, balsamic mushrooms, wilted spinach and pickled red onions, while dinner entrees include Cajun Diver Scallops and Tenderloin of Beef Roulade.
Overnight winter rates at Brooks Lake Lodge start at $450 per person per night and include all meals, activities and guides (separate fees are associated with snowmobile rentals). The lodge’s winter season extends through March 15, 2021. Summer season runs June 19 – September 15, 2021.
About Brooks Lake Lodge & Spa
Brooks Lake Lodge & Spa, a nearly 100-year-old historic guest ranch is located in Wyoming’s Shoshone National Forest near Jackson Hole, Grand Teton National Park and Yellowstone National Park. Surrounded by evergreen forests next to alpine Brooks Lake, the exclusive, all-inclusive Rocky Mountain resort offers five-star service, luxury accommodations and gourmet dining. Recently named a 2020 best place to “Lean into Winter” by Travel + Leisure, the lodge enjoys frequent media acclaim, including as a 2019 Best All-Inclusive Resort in the U.S. by MSN Lifestyle, a 2018 Best Lake Resort by National Geographic Traveler and a 2017 Western Landmark by Western Art & Architecture. For additional information and reservations visit www.brookslake.com or call 866.213.4022. Follow Brooks Lake Lodge on Facebook and Instagram.