Owned and operated by the Lincoln West Optimist Club, The Lodge at Branched Oak Lake is a picturesque retreat nestled in the shores of Branched Oak Lake. Our lodge is more than just a venue; it's a community space available for reservation by the public and, importantly, free of charge for local youth organizations. Discover the natural beauty, serene surroundings, and amenities that make The Lodge an ideal destination for gatherings, events, and outdoor activities.
Kitchen Area for Food Preparation:
Equipped with a refrigerator, microwave, and sink for convenient meal preparation.
A warm and inviting fireplace, creating a cozy ambiance for any gathering.
Tables and chairs accommodating up to 60 people, making it suitable for various events.
Scenic Deck Overlooking the Lake:
Enjoy breathtaking views of Branched Oak Lake from our expansive deck.
Open Lower Level with Wood Burning Stove:
A rustic lower level that opens out to the lake, featuring a wood-burning stove for added warmth and charm.
Plenty of Green Space:
Ample green space for camping, games, and a variety of outdoor activities.
Fire Pit with Outdoor Seating:
Gather around the fire pit with friends and family for a cozy evening under the stars.
Challenge your skills with our Frisbee golf course, perfect for friendly competitions.
Sand Volleyball Court:
Engage in some spirited volleyball matches on our sandy court.
Enjoy a classic game of horseshoes in a picturesque setting.
A playground area for the younger members of your group to have fun and play.
Accessibility to the Lake:
A dock for direct access to the lake for water-based activities and a serene lakeside experience.
Whether you're planning a family reunion, a corporate retreat, or a youth organization event, The Lodge at Branched Oak Lake provides the perfect backdrop.
Our commitment to the community is reflected in the opportunity for local youth organizations to use the facility at no cost, ensuring that everyone has access to this exceptional space.
Reserve The Lodge today and experience the beauty of nature, the warmth of community, and the joy of shared moments. Your adventure begins at The Lodge at Branched Oak Lake.
The Lodge at Branched Oak is available to the public through our reservation process. Please click the link below which will take you to our reservation page where you can check availability and use our online reservation form to lock in your date. Once we receive your reservation request, we will reach out to discuss your event and pricing, along with filing out the necessary documentation which will actually secure your reservation.
The property is offered year around, at no charge to any youth group who wishes to use it for their events and activities. About 1,500 to 2,000 scout troops, church youth organizations, and other youth agencies take advantage of this opportunity each year. Please click the link below to start the reservation process.
You can contact us directly to discuss reservations by calling 402-580-3382 or messaging us on this website. Ready to book now? Click the link below to access our online booking form.