Glamping with Pets- Cedar Creek Lake

Glamping with Pets- Cedar Creek Lake

A couple of weeks ago, Kale and I decided to take our dogs and go away for a weekend. When I first brought up the idea of glamping, Kale had no idea what I was talking about. When I explained we would head to a cabin with Elie and Mia (my dogs) and Pierre (his dog) he was on board! Glamping with Pets provided me with a gift card, and we decided on a short weekend trip.

Glamping with Pets made it really easy to filter our options and choose the minimum nights and price limits as well as a radius of how far we were willing to travel. Our dogs, having never been in a car for any extended period of time, we decided to not go farther than an hour or so away from Dallas. That is how we landed at Cedar Creek Lake in Tool, or the middle of nowhere, Texas.

Our cabin was a part of an RV park right off of the lake. We had a tiny one room hut, perfect for us and the dogs to sleep in. There were really cute yurts, cabins, and glampsites on the Glamping with Pets website, and if we were to take more time and money and do it again, I’d love to try some of those! Anyways, we unpacked and walked around with the dogs to get the lay of the land. We found horseshoes and I learned to play, during the game the pups were chasing the horseshoes thinking we were actually playing with them.

That night, we had a fun cookout which the dogs were all for since they got the extra hot dogs, and my personal favorite, s’mores! For the night, we ignored our phones, left the laptops at home, and just paid attention to each other and our dogs. It was a beautiful night where we could watch the dogs, star-gaze and really just relax, which we don’t do much with all of the distractions in our lives. After dinner we actually had no idea what to do with ourselves, I mean what do you do without a television or computer these days? You go to bed at 9pm, that’s what. And it was fantastic.

The next day, despite our early bedtime, we didn’t wake up early. The dogs were antsy to get outside again, so we took another long walk around the neighborhood, then headed to a local park where we learned is the best place to find public lake access. It was Easter Sunday, so there weren’t many activities available, but the dogs enjoyed being by the water and the extra walks! Finally, we hopped in the car and drove home with the 3 pups panting away in the back seat.

Overall, our trip was really fun! I’d like to try some of Glamping with Pets other locations to get another, different experience, but we are totally on board to do this again! Traveling with pets is not the easiest thing, but it is the best! They don’t have to stay home, and you don’t have to pay a dog sitter. I would take my dogs with me on every trip if I could, and now with Glamping with Pets, I might be able to!

Glamping with Pets- Cedar Creek Lake

Glamping with Pets- Cedar Creek Lake

Glamping with Pets- Cedar Creek Lake

Glamping with Pets- Cedar Creek Lake

Glamping with Pets- Cedar Creek Lake

Glamping with Pets- Cedar Creek Lake

Glamping with Pets- Cedar Creek Lake

Glamping with Pets- Cedar Creek Lake

Glamping with Pets- Cedar Creek Lake

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30 Comments

  • Reply Amy M Loochtan

    your pups are gorgeous!

    April 24, 2017 at 10:21 am
  • Reply Mariam

    Looks like you had fun! Your pups are so cute!

    xo Mariam | http://www.thepetitebijou.com

    April 24, 2017 at 11:35 am
  • Reply Megan

    Looks like fun! My boyfriend is dying to go camping but idk if I could do it haha!

    April 24, 2017 at 11:38 am
  • Reply Ashley Dtkaustin

    This looked so fun and not super rouging it! I like that! haha

    April 24, 2017 at 12:55 pm
  • Reply Sarah K Tripp

    I’ve always wanted to go glamping! Such a fun trip!

    April 24, 2017 at 9:24 pm
  • Reply Living in Color

    Super cute idea for a post haha

    April 25, 2017 at 12:42 am
  • Reply Janelle Reeves

    Sounds like a super fun trip!

    April 25, 2017 at 9:26 am
  • Reply Emily

    such a fun getaway! love it

    xo Emily
    http://www.thehipsuburban.com

    April 25, 2017 at 11:49 am
  • Reply jenna

    what a fun activity!!

    April 25, 2017 at 12:10 pm
  • Reply Amanda John

    I’m all about camping because… smores! 🙂

    XO AManda John
    http://strawberrychicxo.blogspot.com/

    April 25, 2017 at 12:29 pm
  • Reply Laura Leigh

    AW so fun! Looks like y’all had a blast.

    xo Laura Leigh
    http://www.louellareese.com

    April 25, 2017 at 12:46 pm
  • Reply Rach

    What a treat for these pups! I am all about glamping haha!

    http://www.rdsobsessions.com

    April 25, 2017 at 2:18 pm
  • Reply Kim

    Sounds like such a fun weekend! I’m so glad you got to bring your fur babies! 🙂

    xoxo,
    Kim

    April 25, 2017 at 4:36 pm
  • Reply Anna Baun

    So much fun! I am all about anything that involves the dogs! Looks like you guys had a great time! XO

    Anna || A Lily Love Affair

    April 25, 2017 at 6:40 pm
  • Reply Greta

    Love that you take your fur babies! Our dog literally goes everywhere with us. Your glamping trip looks like so much fun!

    Greta | http://www.gretahollar.com

    April 25, 2017 at 11:27 pm
  • Reply Jessica

    Looks like you had an amazing time! And you have the most adorable pups!
    xo Jessica
    http://www.whatsfordinneresq.com

    April 26, 2017 at 8:49 am
  • Reply Sandy a la Mode

    It looks like you had so much fun! I’m dying to try glamping, it looks amazing! Love your pictures!

    April 26, 2017 at 9:39 am
  • Reply Nataly

    This looks like so much fun! The doggies are so cute!

    April 26, 2017 at 10:20 am
  • Reply Sandy a la Mode

    Aw what a fun getaway!

    April 26, 2017 at 10:22 am
  • Reply Erica @ Coming Up Roses

    I’ve never been glamping, but this looks so FUN!!!

    Coming Up Roses

    April 26, 2017 at 1:39 pm
  • Reply megg

    OMG I want to go glamping!!

    April 26, 2017 at 2:40 pm
  • Reply Annie

    This looks like such a fun time! I used to love camping when I was little.. would love to do it again!

    April 26, 2017 at 7:46 pm
  • Reply Maggie

    I would totally do something like this!! Looks so fun!

    http://www.maggiealamode.com

    April 27, 2017 at 11:00 am
  • Reply Lee Anne

    Oh my gosh, this sounds like so much fun! Love these pics 🙂

    XO
    Lee Anne
    http://www.lifebylee.com

    April 27, 2017 at 5:02 pm
  • Reply Chloe

    You are seriously the cutest and this looks like so much fun!!
    http://beyondblessedblog.com/

    April 28, 2017 at 11:30 am
  • Reply Meghan

    I am so afraid to bring my dog camping. She’s little and I worry about her a lot but I am sure its not too bad! You and your pups look like they have a lot of fun!

    April 28, 2017 at 2:06 pm
    • Reply kasey.runninginheels@gmail.com

      Mine definitely didn’t leave my site, if they get away they can run fast and far, so they don’t go farther than the leash 🙂

      April 28, 2017 at 8:36 pm
  • Reply Katie Ann

    AHH! This looks like so much fun! I need to plan a trip here.

    xo
    Katie Ann
    http://www.the-holly-tree.com

    May 14, 2017 at 10:12 pm
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