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 …

Fire Pits

We get the question a lot about fire pits at the resort.  Does each cottage have an individual fire pit? No, there is a communal fire pit down by the beach away from the cottages. The reason that we don’t have individual fire pits is for fire safety as the fire would be in close Read More …

What to Bring

Welcome to another blog post here on EagleRiverLastResort.com, we get quite a few questions on what you should bring and not bring to our resort here. Well we complied a list of some items that we think people should bring. What is included: All Bed Linens Hangers TV with DVD Player Board Games Books DVDs 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 …

Onsite Rentals Available

We have some onsite rentals for your convenience! We have 2 Pontoon Boats available for rent – they both have cushy seats and a suntanning deck on the back. They also each feature a bluetooth radio – so you can connect your device and play whatever music you like. Rental Rates are: Half Day (8:00 Read More …

Fishing Licenses

Eagle River has some of the greatest pan fishing in the Midwest! With an abundant amount of lakes, who wouldn’t imagine that. Well there are requirements for fishing licenses here. There is a shop just a mile and a half down the road from the resort that sells licenses – so you don’t have to Read More …

Grocery Stores

A question we get asked a lot is whether or not there are grocery stores nearby. The answer is YES! We have two grocery stores in town. The closest to the resort is Pick N Save. They have a nice selection and with the electronic check out you can get out of there pretty fast. Read More …

Things to Do: Copper Peak

Want to get your adrenaline rushing?  Head to Copper Peak Ski Jump in Ironwood, Upper Michigan. When you arrive, you head to the shop on the bottom to purchase a ticket. From there you will take a short chair lift ride up to the next level. Where you will walk to a structure with an Read More …

Fall Leaves

It’s getting around to the time where the leaves are going to start changing and falling. For visitors, it inspires feelings of awe and wonder.  But for residents up here, it means RAKING and a whole lot of it!  Last year, I laminated one of the prettiest leaves I found and it is still the Read More …

River Birch

On today’s blog post, we are going to look at a tree that we are going to plant here on property. Here is some information on the River Birch: River birch (Betula nigra), also known as red birch, black birch or water birch, is native to the southeastern United States where the trees typically grow Read More …