Packing and Storage Tips for Seasonal Snowbirds

Packing and Storage Tips for Seasonal Snowbirds

Splitting the year between two homes can get complicated. Especially at the end of the season when snowbirds are packing up and heading for warmer weather, it’s tough to know what to bring back with you, what to leave behind, and what to put into storage until next...

Financial Planning and Budgeting Tips for Snowbirds

Financial Planning and Budgeting Tips for Snowbirds

Retirement can be scary, both from the standpoint of your wallet and the uncertainty of what you should do with your retirement time. Even if you think that a vacation property or the snowbird lifestyle is out of reach for you, the right budgeting tactics can give you...

Fall for Snowbirds: Making Plans and Packing Up

Fall for Snowbirds: Making Plans and Packing Up

This year, we are all feeling the effects of the pandemic in our country. Sure, the changes in how we conduct ourselves in public, gather with friends and do our shopping are troublesome, but for snowbirds, it’s an especially difficult year. Around this time,...

Freshwater follow-up: Essential Gear for Fly-Fishing

Freshwater follow-up: Essential Gear for Fly-Fishing

In our last blog post, we looked over the essential flies used in fly-fishing. To accompany your flies, you’ll need to familiarize yourself with other fishing equipment. If you are just starting to get into fly fishing, you might not be as familiar as you would like...

Freshwater Flies: The Four Essentials for Fly Fishermen

Freshwater Flies: The Four Essentials for Fly Fishermen

Are you having trouble catching the fish you want? If everyone around you is catching their limit and you’re still coming back empty-handed, you might be having trouble with your bait. Knowing what to use and when to use them is an acquired skill. Perhaps you are new...

Fly Fishing for Beginners: Tips to Get Started

Fly Fishing for Beginners: Tips to Get Started

They show it in movies all the time: a single person standing in the river–solitary and at one with nature. It seems like a relaxing way to spend an afternoon, thigh-deep in gently-flowing water fishing for trout, but many first-time fly fishermen might be scared off....

Fun Facts About the Mississippi River

Fun Facts About the Mississippi River

At Traveler’s Country Club on the Mississippi, we enjoy tons of recreational activities, including golf, pickleball, swimming, and campfires. Many of our activities involve the mighty Mississippi River, like fishing and boating. In honor of our wondrous waterway,...

Social Distancing Activities Near Traveler’s Country Club

Social Distancing Activities Near Traveler’s Country Club

In Minnesota, we are starting to get back to something similar to normal, but still with cautions. As the pandemic enters a new phase, we never know when there can be a resurgence, or if we will continue to get closer to a new normal. Regardless, as TCCOM remains open...