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 …

Meet the Owner: Carol

For the next two months, we will be doing a feature called Meet the Owner. This will give you the opportunity to learn more about your hosts at the resort and why the resort is so meaningful to them. Carol is first up for our short interview. Carol is the co-owner of The Last Resort Read More …

Animal Feature: Mink

One of the animals you might see near the water here is the Northwoods is called a Mink. It looks similar to a weasel and sometimes people mistake them for otters. Here is a little bit more about these creatures courtesy of Live Science Article by Alina Bradford. Click Here to View Article Minks are 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 …

Spray Sunscreen and Bugspray

When you check into one of our cottages, you will notice a laminated piece of paper on your table begging you to please apply your spray sunscreen and bug spray on the sand and not on the grass.  Here’s why –  I know it seems like an inconvenience – but we work really hard to Read More …

Marina Bar

A new establishment has opened in Eagle River. It is part of the historic Everett Resort. The Everett was one of the first resorts in Eagle River and helped turn Eagle River into the tourist destination it is today.  The new owners are renovating everything and they have opened the Marina Bar which served food 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 …