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 …

Haunted House

With October just around the corner, that means HALLOWEEN!  One of our favorite holidays – especially to decorate for. The folks who own Eagle Falls Mini Golf and Laser Tag put on a super fun haunted house called – Evil Falls.  We went and did the walk through last year and we have to say Read More …

Cranberry Fest

The biggest festival that comes to Eagle River is Cranberry Fest. It brings in over 20,000 visitors! There is so much to do that weekend and so much delicious food to eat. We are renting cottages for Cranberry Fest weekend.  Here is a bit of information on the 2019 Cranberry Festival. This information is straight Read More …

Kitchens in our Cottages

We get a lot of questions about what kinds of items are included within our kitchens – so we thought we would write a small post about what is included within our kitchens.  Appliances: Mr. Coffee Refrigerator Freezer Microwave Toaster  Gas Stove  Pots & Pans: Small Pot with lid Medium Pot with lid  Large Pot Read More …

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 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 …