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 …

Whispering Lake

This is a super great hike very close to the resort. We love to take this round trip hike. We definitely suggest bringing water – it is not strenuous and pretty even footing, but on hots day, water is a good thing to have. When you get to the lake, it is very secluded – Read More …

Improvements

Each year we strive to make each improvements at the resort. We try to add something – like kayaks, a gazebo, new finger docks, bigger parking area, etc.  For this summer – we are adding: Brand New Deck Chairs Two New Docks New Lounge Chairs The summer of 2021 – we should be adding a Read More …

Top 5 Eagle River Activities

There are lots of great things to do in Eagle River, but here we are going to highlight 5 of our favorite. 1 Scenic Air Tours We may be impartial to this one since John, the resort owner, runs this business. But putting that aside, this 30-minute tour will amaze you – you truly never Read More …

Top 5 Water Activities

Continuing with our top 5 series – how could we not do a top 5 water activity list when we are on the largest fresh water chain of lakes in the world – 28 interconnected lakes. Here are the top 5 (according to us) best water activities to do on the Chain of Lakes: 1.Fishing Read More …

Top 5 Waterfalls

Waterfalls are one of nature’s coolest things – at least they are in our opinion. We are lucky to have quite a few waterfalls in Wisconsin. For this posts top 5, we will share with you our top 5 favorite waterfalls within 2 hours of the resort and Eagle River.  Bond Falls Probably the most Read More …

Top 5 Lunch Places

We are going to do a Top 5 Series about our area on our blog for the next few posts – if you have a top 5 list that you want to see – let us know in the comments!  NOTE: This post is based on personal opinion – we have not been paid or Read More …

Bingo

It is Monday night and you are in Eagle River – what to do what to do! Well we have a suggestion for you. Head to the Kalmar Center for an exciting game of BINGO! That’s right – you pay between $10 – $25 per person depending on how many cards you buy. They have Read More …