Rainy Day Activities for Eagle River

Rainy days are an inevitable. We need rain for the grass to be green and all the plants to be fresh – but unfortunately, that means it is going to ruin a few things on your vacation – but it doesn’t have it if you don’t let it. Here are some fun activities to do Read More …

Waterfalls in Northern WI

On Sunday, June 28, Katie, Zack, Kayce (Katie’s dog) and I embarked on a trip to the Northwest part of Wisconsin. This is a very do-able day trip from Eagle River and one that we highly suggest. I did a bit of research on the waterfalls, but there were quite a few surprises along the Read More …

Stargazing in the Northwoods

One of the great things about the Northwoods is the low levels of light pollution. What does that mean for you? Spectacular Stargazing! On the clear nights in Eagle River, you are able to not only see the Milky Way but also satellites, shooting stars and even the International Space Station. Plus, when the timing Read More …

Weekly Plan for the Northwoods

When we go on vacation, we do A LOT of prepping to make sure we don’t missing something really fun and unique at our destination. There is nothing worse than coming home from a vacation and seeing on instagram or facebook that you missed an epic adventure spot. This post is going to focus on Read More …

Reasons to Stay with Us

We know there are a lot of places to choose from when you come to the north woods. All of the choices can be overwhelming. When we go on vacation, there are a few key things we look at for decided on where to stay. We figured if that is what we do, then that Read More …

SUP Yoga

What is SUP? Stand Up Paddleboarding – well if you have done it before you know it takes good balance and strength to paddle yourself along. How about we add yoga to that equation. Some places around Eagle River area – offer stand up paddle boarding yoga classes. If you though plain yoga was hard, Read More …

Nueske’s

Pronouced New-Skis – if you have never had their bacon or ham, you are really missing out! The good news is that for a lot of our resort patrons, their store in Wittenberg is on the way to the resort! We highly recommend stopping into their shop and picking up some of your favorite – Read More …

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 …

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 …