5 Easy Vacation Meals

A great money saving benefit of staying at our Eagle River resort is the access to the full kitchen. When traveling with family, food bills can get expensive when going out to eat. Having a kitchen can provide quick snacks, healthier eating options, and access to making dinner so each night isn’t a $50 ++ Read More …

What to Pack

It’s now time for your Northwoods’ vacation in Eagle River, Wisconsin. You are wondering to yourself what do I need to pack? Well, never fear, you will find a list below. This list is specifically designed for those guests staying at Eagle River’s Last Resort but can be useful for anyone visiting Northern Wisconsin.  Our 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 …

Gas v. Charcoal Grill

When you rent one of our cottages, you get a Weber Charcoal Grill. We have gotten notes from our customers that a lot of people just use gas grills and they aren’t super familiar with charcoal grills – well here are some differences between the two and also some tips on how to use a Read More …

Boating Rules

With our great 28 Chain of Lakes, it’s no surprise that everyone wants to get out boating. But there are some regulations and guidelines that everyone should read before renting or bringing their boat here. A few rule off the bat are: Must have a Life Preserver on any craft – one per person – Read More …

Food Feature: Leif’s Cafe

One of our favorite places to eat to grab a quick and inexpensive, yet tasty bite is at Leif’s Cafe. They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Lizzie’s favorite is the half sandwich and chicken dumpling soup. Zack’s favorite is the breakfast burger. Carol LOVES the waffles. Check out their menu: Click Here Fun Fact – Read More …

Cast Iron Skillets

You will notice one cooking pan that is in every Cottage – a Cast Iron Skillet. John made it a point that every cottage has one. We’d like to share this quick and easy delicious recipe you can cook in that pan while you are up north! Recipe courtesy of readyseteat.com SLOPPY JOE MACARONI SKILLET 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 …