Tribute Brewery

Did you know that Eagle River has its own microbrewery? It is located near the airport in town.  They service the surrounding areas with kegs and sell their beer in cans. They also have a taphouse where you can visit and sample all of their beers. Most of their beers have names that have to Read More …

Spray Sunscreen and Bugspray

When you check into one of our cottages, you will notice a laminated piece of paper on your table begging you to please apply your spray sunscreen and bug spray on the sand and not on the grass.  Here’s why –  I know it seems like an inconvenience – but we work really hard to Read More …

Marina Bar

A new establishment has opened in Eagle River. It is part of the historic Everett Resort. The Everett was one of the first resorts in Eagle River and helped turn Eagle River into the tourist destination it is today.  The new owners are renovating everything and they have opened the Marina Bar which served food Read More …

Star Lake Trail

About 15 minutes from the resort is a great hiking trail along Star Lake. Star Lake is a beautiful clear lake!  There are two options when hiking: the short trail (1 mile) or the long trail (2.5 miles).  We opted to take the long trail- it was a very easy walk. We got to hike Read More …

Kickback Grill

A new restaurant that came to the scene this year is the Kickback Grill. It is very popular and always crowded. It is open Wednesday – Sunday. They have a specialty steak of the week and a nice variety of other options on their menu.  We have always had wonderful service and the food has Read More …

Haunted House

With October just around the corner, that means HALLOWEEN!  One of our favorite holidays – especially to decorate for. The folks who own Eagle Falls Mini Golf and Laser Tag put on a super fun haunted house called – Evil Falls.  We went and did the walk through last year and we have to say Read More …

Cranberry Fest

The biggest festival that comes to Eagle River is Cranberry Fest. It brings in over 20,000 visitors! There is so much to do that weekend and so much delicious food to eat. We are renting cottages for Cranberry Fest weekend.  Here is a bit of information on the 2019 Cranberry Festival. This information is straight Read More …

Kitchens in our Cottages

We get a lot of questions about what kinds of items are included within our kitchens – so we thought we would write a small post about what is included within our kitchens.  Appliances: Mr. Coffee Refrigerator Freezer Microwave Toaster  Gas Stove  Pots & Pans: Small Pot with lid Medium Pot with lid  Large Pot Read More …

Porcupine Mountains

Just two hours north of the Resort in Upper Michigan lies the Porcupine Mountains. It makes a great day trip. The drive is scenic on the way there – through many fields with wildflowers. When you get close to the Mountains – you will be driving along the coast of Lake Superior.  Although the water Read More …

S’more Options

There is nothing better than a campfire on a cool, crisp Northwoods night. We often sit down at the campfire with our guests and exchange stories. We get the chance to look at the stars without light pollution and we usually see a few shooting starts and some satellites pass by.  The best part of Read More …