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 …

Wildlife Wednesdays: Musky

This is our last wildlife Wednesday for the season – we feature the most illusive fish of the Northwoods – the Muskellunge. There are multiple contests each summer to see who can catch the biggest Musky. We have had multiple guests catch musky right off our piers; however, you swimmers don’t need to worry – Read More …

Wildlife Wednesday: Large and Small Mouth Bass

I know this will interest the anglers coming to our resort! One of our guests, Tyler Bickle, was casting near the swim raft one morning and reeled in this beauty – a 20 lb large mouth bass! These beauties put up a nice fight. Here are some facts about these fish:   The world record Read More …

Things to Do: Watersmeet Trout Hatchery

Hands down one of our favorite things to do in the Northwoods area. It’s about a 30 minute drive from the resort. It’s a great thing to do after a hike to Bond Falls as the Trout Hatchery is on the way home. The Hatchery was built back when the Civilian Conservation Corp was around Read More …

Wildlife Wednesday: Yellow Perch

This week we are going to feature a fish. You may not see them around or when you are swimming, but if you go fishing right off the dock here you are guaranteed to catch one! Lizzie went fishing the other day and caught 3 different perch within 10 minutes. Here is a photo with Read More …