Summertime at the Lake

When the summer heat is in full swing, there’s no better place to cool off and have a blast than Lake Monocan at Wintergreen Resort. Nestled amidst the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains, this idyllic lake offers a plethora of recreational activities and breathtaking natural beauty. Whether you’re seeking adventure, relaxation, or quality time with loved ones, Lake Monocan has something for everyone.

Lake Monocan stretches across 20 acres, providing ample space for all sorts of water-based activities. The water is perfect for swimming, with designated roped-off areas ensuring the safety of swimmers. Take a dip and feel the refreshing coolness wash away the summer heat. The sandy beach is ideal for sunbathing, building sandcastles, or simply lounging with a good book.

Lake Monocan is the perfect family escape, with activities suitable for all ages. Rent a aqua cycle, kayak, or paddle board and cruise around the lake, enjoying quality time with your loved ones. There is plenty of fun to be had in the water with the water trampoline and inflatable slide. Don’t forget to pack a picnic and utilize the provided barbecue grills for a delightful lakeside feast.

The lake opens for full summer operations starting this Saturday, June 10th and is open everyday except Tuesdays. The lake is open to Members and Resort Guests exclusively on Saturdays with complimentary access and to public all other days with access fees. Guests are permitted to bring their own beach chairs, shades, kayaks, or paddle boards – don’t forget your life jacket.

Be sure to check The Wintergreen Weekly for the most up to date hours of operation. Visit the Lake Monocan website or call 434-325-8180 for more information.