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 …

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 …

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 …

Value of Staying with Us

This week’s blog, we wanted to discuss our value versus the value of some of the other lodging establishments in our area. Not to say that any other establishment is bad, but we wanted to show you how the cost/investment you are making into your vacation is truly valuable when you stay with us vs. 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 …

Top 5 Waterfalls

Waterfalls are one of nature’s coolest things – at least they are in our opinion. We are lucky to have quite a few waterfalls in Wisconsin. For this posts top 5, we will share with you our top 5 favorite waterfalls within 2 hours of the resort and Eagle River.  Bond Falls Probably the most Read More …

Tubing the Wisconsin River

One activity that is SO relaxing and so fun is tubing down the Wisconsin River. You can choose between a 45 minute float and a 1.5 hour float. Pre-warning that yes the water can be quite chilly, but on a nice hot day it is totally refreshing.  You can buy these great Intex tubes from Read More …

Wildlife: Moose

When you think of Wisconsin – not really sure Moose comes to mind – maybe cows, deer, and bears. Well it just so happens that we do have some moose here in the Northwoods. Although we have never been lucky enough to see the elusive creatures, our local newspaper reports sightings from here all 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 …

Things to Do: Adventure Mining

This is a great day trip away from the resort. Located in Upper Michigan near Lake Superior are some awesome Mining caves. They offer a variety of tours of the cave from easy that you can do with kids to advanced where you can repel in the mine. Here is some info from them: Our Read More …