Area Businesses

BUSINESS & PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

 AUTO SERVICES & TOWING

DUNCAN AUTOMOTIVE and BAIT SHOP
E23923 Old US Highway 2 East
Watersmeet, Michigan   49969
Phone:  906-358-4611


T.J.’s Speed Shop & Towing
E23923 Old US Highway 2 East
Watersmeet, Michigan   49969
864-494-4166


NAPA AUTO PARTS and LAND O’LAKES SERVICE CENTER, INC.
Downtown Land O’ Lakes
P. O. Box 540, Land O’ Lakes, Wisconsin  54540
Phone:  715-547-3378 

BAIT SHOPS

BAIT SHACK, THE
N4648 Highway 45
Watersmeet, Michigan   49969
715-617-2716


BENT’S CAMP BAIT SHOP   (Please see our ads under “Resorts” and “Restaurants” for more information)
6882 Helen Creek Road
Land O’ Lakes, WI   54540
Phone:  715-547-3487

Located right on the waters of Mamie Lake on the Cisco Chain.  Live bait, tackle, ice, beer, soda.  Come by car or boat.  Open May to October.


THE TACKLE BOX, LLC
4267 County Road B,  P. O. Box 989
Land O’ Lakes, WI  54540
Phone:  715-547-3434
E-mail:  info@tackbox.com
Website:  www.tackbox.com

Your Northwoods sport shop for 80 years.  LIVE BAIT, tackle, camping and boating supplies.  FFL, hunting, archery and muzzleloading equipment and accessories.  Stormy Kromer hats, Wolverine & LaCrosse boots.  Ice fishing and cold weather gear for the whole family.  Both MI and WI licenses and permits.  Check out the “Fun Zone” in the Gift Gallery – plenty o’ puzzles, galore o’ games, and bunches o’ books for the whole family.  Special orders welcome.  Cash & Carry, ATM.  Open all year.

BANKS & CREDIT UNIONS

HEADWATERS STATE BANK
4175 County Road B
Land O’ Lakes, WI   54540
Phone:  715-547-3383
8319 Main
Presque Isle, WI   54557
Phone: 715-686-2200
E-mail:  customerservice@headwatersstatebank.com
Website:  www.headwatersstatebank.com

Serving the beautiful northwoods since 1957.  We are an independently owned and operated community bank.  Member FDIC.  Headwaters State Bank, where it all begins…


SETTLERS FEDERAL CREDIT UNION
Phone (Bruce Crossing):  906-827-3240
Phone (Watersmeet Branch Office at Lac Vieux Desert Casino, Watersmeet, MI):  906-358-3066
Main Office:    14623 M-28, P. O. Box 260, Bruce Crossing, Michigan   49912
E-mail:  cu@settlersfcu.com
Website:  www.settlersfcu.com

A full service financial institution offering competitive rates on loans and deposits.  We also offer home banking, mobile apps, Ask Auto, and more.  Visit us in person or on our website to see all our services.  Established in 1932.  Member owned.  Fast friendly service.  NCUA insured.


STATE BANK OF EWEN
207 South Cedar Street – P. O. Box 290
Ewen, MI   49925-0290
Phone: 906-988-2821
Branch Office at Bergland, MI
Phone:  906-575-1073
E-mail:  contact@ewenbank.com
Website:  www.ewenbank.com
Your full-service bank –  Member FDIC.  Serving the area since 1914.  Locally owned and operated community bank.

BARBER SHOPS

STEPHEN’S BARBER SHOP
6074 US Highway 45 South, P.O. Box 282
Land O’ Lakes, WI  54540
Phone: 715-547-3900 

BUILDING, EXCAVATING, AND LANDSCAPING

 BEAMAN ENTERPRISES
2162 Sugar Maple Road
Phelps, WI   54554
Phone:  715-617-3927 (Brian) or 715-617-0443 (Deanna)
E-mail:  beamanent@nnex.net
Website:  www.beamanent.com

General Contractor – Residential/Commercial – Fully Licensed & Insured in WI & MI – We Specialize in:  New Construction, Additions, Remodels & Garages but don’t stop there – Other Services include:  Steel Roof Systems, Siding Systems, Windows & Doors, Custom Decks, Custom Finish Work, Snowplowing & Lawn Care Services, Full Tree Services/Logging, & MUCH, MUCH MORE!  Call or email for a FREE Estimate – Visit us on Facebook at Facebook.com/Beaman Enterprises.  We look forward to hearing from you!


NORTHSCAPE DESIGN, INC.
6440 US Highway 45, P. O. Box 31
Land O’ Lakes, WI   54540
Phone:  715-547-6079 or 715-490-3960
E-mail:  chad@northscapedesign.com
Website
www.northscapedesign.com

Landscape design and construction.  Garden center located just south of the Highway 45 and Highway B intersection in Land O’ Lakes, Wisconsin.  Caretaking, maintenance, and snow removal.  Residential and Commercial.  Fully Insured.


ZELINSKI BROTHERS
Beaver Station Road
Watersmeet, MI  49969
Phone: 906-358-4676
Cell: 906-366-0080
E-mail:  zelinskibros@yahoo.com

Road gravel, road construction, site perc test evaluations, septic installation, land clearing, site preparation and building excavation.

GIFT SHOPS

THE BEAR’S DEN GIFT SHOP
Located in the Ottawa National Forest Visitor Center
Highways 2 and 45
Watersmeet, MI   49969
Phone 906-358-4127 (Gift Shop) and 906-358-4724 (Visitor Center)
E-mail:  oia1@att.net
Website
:  www.ottawainterpretive.org

Interpretive books, clothing and gifts featuring many local items.  Operated by a non-profit association in cooperation with the USDA Forest Service.  Open 9 to 5 daily in summer and Monday to Saturday 9 to 5 in the winter.


THE TACKLE BOX, LLC
4267 County Road B, P. O. Box 989
Land O’ Lakes, WI   54540
Phone 715-547-3434
(Please see our ad under “Bait Shops”)

  INSURANCE

BORSETH INSURANCE & REAL ESTATE
166 South Cedar Street   Ewen, MI   49925   Phone:  906-988-2329
544 River Street   Ontonagon, Michigan   49953   Phone:  906-884-4161
Toll Free:   1-877-768-9846
E-mail:  info@borsethproperties.com
Website:  www.borsethproperties.com

Our Ewen & Ontonagon offices provide services for all your insurance & real estate needs.  Servicing Bergland, Merriweather, Matchwood, Ewen, Bruce Crossing, Trout Creek, Kenton, Sidnaw, Watersmeet, Marenisco, Mass City, Rockland, White Pine, Ontonagon and more.  Our real estate agents can assist you in buying or selling homes, acreage, and lakefront properties in the beautiful northwoods!  For your convenience, as a cooperating Real Estate Broker, we can show and sell any property listed with all surrounding real estate firms.


MEYER & ASSOCIATES INSURANCE AGENCY, LLC
4169 Highway B
Land O’ Lakes, WI  54540
Phone: 715-547-3552


MINERS STATE INSURANCE AGENCY
319 North Second Avenue – P. O. Box 231
Iron River, MI   49935
Phone:  906-265-9923 or Toll Free:  888-635-1544
Email:  jremondini@minersinsurance.com
Website:  www.minersinsurance.com
Put all your insurance needs in our hands!  Our staff will help you select the finest insurance protection available from insurance carriers committed to the needs of the personal and commercial insurance buyers in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.  We are proud to meet your insurance needs with integrity you can trust.  As independent agents, we work for you and not just for the insurance companies.  Visit our interactive website to learn more about Commercial, Personal, or Financial Services or to make changes, report claims, etc.  Open M-F 8-4:30 p.m.


MEDICAL AND DENTAL

ASPIRUS IRON RIVER HOSPITAL & CLINICS
1400 West Ice Lake Road
Iron River, Michigan   49935
Phone:  906-265-6121
Website:  www.aspirus.org

Aspirus Genesee Clinic, 906-265-5423
Aspirus Ice Lake Clinic, 906-265-9189
Aspirus Riverside Clinic, 906-265-2165
Aspirus Crystal Falls Clinic, 906-875-4486

Aspirus Iron River Hospital & Clinics is one of the U. P.’s leading health care providers offering a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services.  Key specialties include Cardiology, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Joint Replacement, Oncology, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Primary Care, Sports Medicine and Women’s Health Services.  Convenient access is offered with facilities in Iron River and Crystal Falls.


ASPIRUS LAND O’ LAKES CLINIC
4348 Highway B
Land O’ Lakes, WI  54540
Phone: 715-547-6118


LAC VIEUX DESERT HEALTH CENTER AND PHARMACY
N5241 US Highway 45
Watersmeet, MI  49969
Clinic Phone:  906-358-4588 – Pharmacy Phone:  906-358-4905 – Behavioral Health Phone:  906-358-0252

Clinic & Behavioral Health Hours:  Monday – Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT
Pharmacy Hours:  Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT
ALL DAY WALK-IN CLINIC – NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC – ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Featured Care includes Family Practice, Dental, Optometry, Podiatry, Pharmacy, Chiropractic, Behavioral Health, AODA Counseling, Smoking Cessation, Dietician, Wellness Coaching and Events – Most insurances accepted including UPHP, Medicare, and Medicaid.


LAND O’ LAKES HEALTH CARE PHARMACY
4348 Highway B
Land O’ Lakes, WI  54540
Phone: 715-547-3788


Schindelholz Dental
PETER J. SCHINDELHOLZ, DDS
LAURA M. SCHINDELHOLZ, DDS
4453 County Highway B
Land O’ Lakes, WI  54540
Phone:  715-547-3541
E-mail:  painlessinlol@yahoo.com
Website:   www.PainlessPeteDentist.com
Personalized, Comfortable, Affordable Dentistry
“NOT YOUR AVERAGE DENTAL OFFICE”


REALTORS

BORSETH PROPERTIES
166 South Cedar Street, P. O. Box 410
Ewen, MI   49925
Phone:  906-988-2329

(Please see our full ad under “Insurance”)


CENTURY 21 BURKETT & ASSOCIATES
4153 Highway B
Land O’ Lakes, WI  54540
Phone: 715-547-3400  –  Fax 715-547-3454
E-mail: property@burkettrealty.com
Website:  www.burkettrealty.com

Real estate professionals in Michigan and Wisconsin.  A full service office to assist you with all your buying and selling needs.


ELIASON REALTY OF THE NORTH
4228 Highway B
P.O. Box 335
Land O’ Lakes, WI   54540
Phone: 715-547-3341 or 800-236-3341 nationwide
E-mail: info@eliasonlol.com
Website:  www.eliasonlol.com

Wisconsin and Michigan broker. Specializing in the Cisco Chain.


FIRST WEBER, INC.
6464 Highway 45
P.O. Box 178
Land O’ Lakes, WI 54540
Phone: 715-547-3939 or 800-909-2942
Fax: 715-547-6115
E-mail:  kauranent@firstweber.com
Website
:  www.firstweber.com

Specializing in the lake regions of Wisconsin, Upper Michigan, and the Cisco Chain.   Full service offices in both Land O’ Lakes and Eagle River, Wisconsin.

RESTAURANTS AND BARS


GATEWAY LODGE RESTAURANT & LOUNGE

4103 County Highway B
Land O’ Lakes, Wisconsin   54540
Phone:  715-547-3321 or 800-848-8058
E-mail:  gateway@gateway-lodge.com
Website:  www.gateway-lodge.com

Located in Downtown Land O’ Lakes on Highway 45 and County B.  The Gateway Lodge Restaurant features fine dining specialties and much more.  Enjoy an after-dinner drink in the coziest lounge in town.  Banquet for up to 150 people.

(Please see our ad under “Motels & Hotels”)


LAC VIEUX DESERT CASINO RESTAURANT
N5384 Highway 45
Watersmeet, Michigan  49969
Phone:  906-358-4226, Extension 181
Website:  www.lvdcasino.com

Located on US 45 North at the Lac Vieux Desert Resort Casino in Watersmeet.  Offering a full menu as well as breakfast, lunch, and dinner specials.  Friday night all-you-can-eat seafood buffet and Saturday night all-you-can-eat prime rib buffet.  Open 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. 


LANNY’S FIRESIDE
5315 Highway 45 North
Conover, Wisconsin   54519
Phone:  715-547-8120


THE LODGE RESTAURANT at BENT’S CAMP RESORT
6882 Helen Creek Road
Land O’ Lakes, WI  54540
Phone:  715-547-3487
E-mail:  vacation@bents-camp.com

Website:  www.bents-camp.com

Come and enjoy a true northwoods experience on Mamie Lake of the Cisco Chain of Lakes.  Our lodge, built in 1906, features original birch bark ceilings and walls.  Walleye is our specialty and is prepared 7 different ways.  Daily specials, great steaks, pizza, sandwiches & burgers.  Fine wines & cocktails with a great view!  Come by car, boat or snowmobile.  Famous Friday Fish Fry served dockside!  Check website for our upcoming events.
(Please see our ad under “Resorts and Vacation Homes”) 


PINE CONE CAFE
P. O. Box 323
Downtown Land O’ Lakes, WI   54540
Phone:  715-547-3896


ROADHOUSE GRILL – ROADHOUSE TAVERN
N4578 US 2 & Highway 45
Watersmeet, Michigan   49969
Phone: 906-358-4732 Bar  or  906-358-2022 Cafe
Website:  www.nordinewatersmeet.com

Located in Nordine’s Plaza – Corner of US Highway 2 and Highway 45.  Enjoy our daily bar and restaurant specials and our great Friday fish fry.  We’re right on the snowmobile and ATV trail with ample customer parking.


ROGERS’ BAR
E19605 Old US 2 West
Watersmeet, MI  49969
Phone: 906-358-4435


THUNDERBIRD BAR AND LOUNGE
N5384 US Highway 45
Watersmeet, MI  49969
Phone:  906-358-4226
Website:  www.lvdcasino.com

Located on US 45 North at the Lac Vieux Desert Resort Casino in Watersmeet.  Free live entertainment every Friday and Saturday night.   Ladies night drink specials on Wednesdays.  


SIGN COMPANIES

WOLF TRACK DESIGN – SIGNS AND GRAPHICS
1920 St. Louis Road
Phelps, WI  54554
Cell Phone:  715-617-1177

STORAGE FACILITIES

LVD MINI-STORAGE
Highway US 2 and Highway 45
P. O. Box 249
Watersmeet, MI  49969
Phone: 906-287-1335  M-F  7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.


WATERSMEET LOCKUP
5 miles east of Highway 45 on Old US 2
P. O. Box 668
Watersmeet, Michigan   49969
Phone:  906-358-8888


STORES AND GAS STATIONS

 GATEWAY BP
 Highway 45 and County Highway B
Land O’ Lakes, WI  54540

 Phone: 715-547-3796


LAC VIEUX DESERT CENEX
N5384 US Highway 45
Watersmeet, MI  49969
Phone: 906-358-1116

Located adjacent to the casino on US Highway 45 North in Watersmeet, MI  about eight miles north of the Wisconsin-Michigan border in Michigan’s Western Upper Peninsula.  Cenex gas and convenience store.


WATERSMEET PLAZA
US Highway 2 and Highway 45
Watersmeet, MI 49969
Phone: 906-358-4717
E-mail: angb@chartermi.net
Website:  www.nordinewatersmeet.com

Gas and Diesel.  Your one-stop shopping center.  Nordine’s Food Store with a full line of groceries, beer, wine, liquor, live bait, tackle, and ATM.  TOUCHLESS CAR WASH, truck/motor home wash, and RV Dump.  Launderette and lodging, customer showers and bottled propane. Snowmobile accessories.  On the trail with ample parking.

RECREATION


CANOE, CROSS COUNTRY SKI, & 4-WHEEL BIKE RENTALS, BAIT

SYLVANIA OUTFITTERS, INC.
E23423 West US Highway 2, Dept. C
Watersmeet, MI 49969
Phone: 906-358-4766
Website:  www.sylvaniaoutfitters.com

Canoe and kayak rentals, outfitting, river trips, USGS and lake maps, tackle, bait, freeze-dried foods.  Cross country ski center in winter. Quadracycle rentals and adventures.  One mile west of Watersmeet.

CASINO FUN

LAC VIEUX DESERT RESORT CASINO & HOTEL 
N5384 US Highway 45
Watersmeet, MI  49969
Phone: 800-583-3599 or 906-358-4226
E-mail: lvdm@lvdcasino.com
Website:  www.lvdcasino.com

Located just North of US 2 on Highway 45 in Watersmeet, Michigan, 49969.  You can enjoy Casino style fun with a superior selection of slot games and table games.  You can stay at our modern hotel with a large pool, sauna, and extra large whirlpool.  There is tasty food at the LVD Casino Restaurant and Snack Bar.  Call for a Tee Time at our challenging and beautiful 18-hole Golf Course.  Our CENEX Convenience Store can supply you with gas and almost everything you need for a great time.  Please visit us at www.lvdcasino.com.

GOLF

GATEWAY GOLF CLUB, INC.
4126 Highway B,  P. O. Box 357
Land ‘O Lakes, WI  54540
715-547-3929



LAC VIEUX DESERT GOLF COURSE
N5384 US Highway 45
Watersmeet, MI  49969
Phone: 906-358-0303
Website:  www.lvdcasino.com

Located on US 45 North, behind the Lac Vieux Desert Resort Casino.  A beautiful and challenging 18-hole USGA golf course with irrigation throughout.   Golf club rentals available.  Call for more information or to call for your tee time.

GUIDE SERVICES

AL KNUTSON GUIDE SERVICE
Mamie Lake
North Land O’ Lakes, WI  54540
Phone:  906-544-2222; Cell Phone 715-367-1325

30 plus years of experience in guiding throughout the whole U.P. for parties of 1 to 10 people.  Expertise in fishing for everything from panfish to muskies.  Guides also for ice fishing and deer hunting.


BRUCE BECKER GUIDE SERVICE
E19490 Fish Hawk Lake Road
Watersmeet, MI  49969
Phone: 906-358-0995 or Cell 715-360-6001
E-mail:  brucebeckerguideservice@gmail.com
Website:  www.brucebeckerguideservice.com

Specializing in Trophy Musky and Trophy Walleye fishing with years of experience.  Ice Fishing for northern, walleye, and panfish.  Use my equipment or bring your own.   Trophy fishing at its best!  “I believe in Catch and Release” to insure future fishing!”


 MARINAS

NORTHERN EDGE SPORT & MARINE, INC.
6200 Highway 45
Land O’ Lakes, WI   54540
Phone:  715-547-1100     Fax:  715-547-6014

SNOWMOBILES AND ATV/UTVs

HEADWATERS POLARIS
N4705 Highway 45, P. O. Box 668
Watersmeet, MI   49969
Phone 906-358-8888
E-mail:  info@headwaterspolaris.com
Website:  www.headwaterspolaris.com

Sales and service of Polaris ATVs, Snowmobiles, Rangers, RZRs.  We service all makes and models.  We also stock Polaris Electric Bikes, Trailers, Boat Docks and Lifts by American Dock.  ATV and Snowmobile Rentals are available.  Customer satisfaction is our # 1 priority!


LAND O’ LAKES RECREATION CO.
On the corner of Highway 45 and Highway B on the Watersmeet/Land O’ Lakes border
1702 Highway 45 North
Land O’ Lakes, WI  54540
Phone:  906-544-2040
E-mail:  mgr@lolrec.com
Website:  www.lolrec.com

Land O’ Lakes Recreation Company is your local full service dealer for all your Northwoods fun and work needs!  We carry Ski-Doo, Can-Am ATVs and UTVs, & Dixie Choppers.  We carry Mahindra tractors, the largest selling tractor in the world, from 22-100 HP for yard mowing, digging and snow blowing, up to heavy duty agricultural farm needs.  Additional services include snowmobile and ATV/UTV rentals, bike, kayak, paddleboard, and Husqvarna rentals.  Visit us or check our website to see our large selection of Klim, Ski-Doo, Can-Am, helmets, clothing, parts and accessories.  Thank you for your patronage and buy where you ride!

SNOWMOBILE AND ATV CLUBS


U. P. THUNDERRIDERS SNOWMOBILE CLUB OF WATERSMEET, MICHIGAN
P. O.  Box 587
Watersmeet, Michigan   49969
Phone:  906-379-0360
Website:  www.upthunderriders.com

The club house is located in downtown Watersmeet on Highway 45 north.  We hold meetings on the second Tuesday of each month.  Our club grooms 73 miles of trails nestled in national, state, and private forest lands, and we are dedicated to having the finest trails in Michigan’s beautiful Upper Peninsula.  Visit our website and join the Club today!


MI-TRALE (Michigan Trails and Recreation Alliance of Land and the Environment)
P. O Box 43
Ontonagon, Michigan   49953-0043
Phone:  906-827-3208
www.mi-trale.org

TROUT HATCHERY

WATERSMEET TROUT HATCHERY & FISH FARM
E25640 Old US Highway 2 East
Watersmeet, MI   49969
Phone 906-358-4331
E-mail:  DGiannola@aol.com
Website:  www.watersmeettrouthatchery.com
Your place for “Family Fishing Fun”.  No license required, no catch limit.  Open Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.  Open 9 am to 4:30 pm five days per week.  Closed on Wednesdays.  Open on Sundays from noon to 4:30 pm.  We are open by appointment from September through May.