WINTER IS ON THE WAY!

This winter has a much different start that last year, but our ponds and lakes are going from liquid to solid finally!  We received a few more inches of heavy wet snow today.  Mother Nature seems to be bucking us with giving us winter and then adding a thaw, but we all know that here…Continue Reading

2016 NORTHWOODS CHILDREN’S MUSEUM – EAGLE RIVER, WISCONSIN 

If you haven’t experienced the Northwoods Children’s Museum with your children or grandchildren, please consider doing so.  It’s a fun place for young and old and especially a great rainy day place to take the kids!  They are located near downtown at  346 Division Street, Eagle River, Wisconsin   54521.  Check out their monthly calendars atwww.NorthwoodsChildrensMuseum.com for their…Continue Reading

FALL COLOR * FALL FISHING * FALL HUNTING

What a glorious time of the year!  The whole area is quieter while Mother Nature works her wonders to turn our already-beautiful woods into a palate of awesome fall colors.  Everywhere you look, the colors become prettier than those you just looked at!  The wildlife adds to the enjoyment!  Take a drive down any of…Continue Reading

SNOWMOBILE REPORT FOR END OF SEASON

There were many more reports in between this one and the January report being shown.  Please bear with us as we have just replaced our former website and not everything switched over here. Our snowmobile season came to an abrupt end around March 11, 2015 which was WAY too early!  We had a huge change…Continue Reading

OTTAWA NATIONAL FOREST VISITOR CENTER

Ottawa Visitor Center US 2 and 45, Watersmeet, Michigan (906) 358-4724 Visitor Center and (906) 358-4127 Bear’s Den Gift Shop Website: www.ottawainterpretive.org   Thank you for your interest in our summer programs, and we hope you’ll join in the fun of all upcoming programs. The Ottawa Visitor Center provides an excellent source of information about the local…Continue Reading

Watersmeet Snowmobile Trail Report through January 5, 2015

Reported By: Carole Yakel for the Watersmeet Chamber of Commerce Trail Conditions: Very Good to Excellent Snow Cover: 14 – 18″ Our groomers have been very busy and continue to groom daily or nightly.  Our trails are smooth and awesome and reported in very good to excellent.  Wet spots have frozen up, and it doesn’t get…Continue Reading

Wilderness Lakes Bike Trail update.

  It connects with the Land O’ Lakes Trail.  Bring your bikes and enjoy a short or a long trip.  For maps and further information, please visit www.wildlakes.org or www.wildernesslakestrails.org. We have beautiful country and wildlife. What better way to enjoy the beautiful Northwoods!  Construction began at the beginning of October, 2011 on a 3.2 mile expansion of…Continue Reading