Things to Do: Paulding Light

Just 35 minutes north of the resort, there is a mystery called the Paulding Light. Just off Robin’s Pond Campground, every night a mysterious light appears appears at the end of a path where the rail road tracks use to run. The legend says that a railroad switchman was signaling an engineer when he was Read More …

Wildlife Wednesday: White Tailed Deer

Our featured animal this week is White Tailed Deer. You are pretty much guaranteed to see one of these majestic creatures walking around the resort. If not there, then you will definitely see them driving around the area. Just be careful around dusk when driving – keep an eye out for them on the side Read More …

Food Feature: TJ Grizzles

If you are a pizza lover like we are, you MUST visit TJ Grizzles in Land O Lakes, WI. Land O Lakes is right on the Wisconsin/Upper Michigan Border about 15-20 minute drive from the resort. It works perfectly if you call ahead and order your pizza right before you leave and when you get Read More …

Sneak Peek!

Great changes are happening here at Eagle River’s Last Resort. We debuted a new website, updated cabin bedding and furniture, and landscaped the grounds even more! We also hired a professional real estate photographer to capture the resort. He is finishing shooting the resort today and we should have the pictures making an appearance on Read More …

Wildlife Wednesday: Ruby Throated Hummingbirds

Welcome to the second edition of Wildlife Wednesdays. Now you have to keep a good eye out for these fast birds here at the Resort. You usually can hear them before you see them. A lot of people mistake the sound of their wings for bees! Some facts about these little creatures: They can only Read More …

Other Ideas for Bug Repellant

As hard as we, resort owners, wish to provide a bug free environment for the campfire and out on your deck, we cannot. But we can offer you advice on tricks to keep those pesky mosquitoes away from you. Crushed Lavender Buds create a fragrance that repels mosquitoes! Get some lavender oil and rub it Read More …

The Story of The Last Resort Part XII

Part Twelve of how the Last Resort came to be! Scroll down to read Parts One through Eleven! So where were we? Oh yes, Zoning administrator. Finally Carol and I made an appointment with the new Administrator to plead our case. We brought in documentation that showed it was a cottage, testimony from past customers, Read More …