Tired? Stressed out from work? Need something fun for the family to do together? Then come to the Edgewater Inn & Cottages, in Eagle River, WI for some relaxation and adventure which makes a perfect vacation. The Edgewater Inn & Cottages and surrounding areas offer a multitude of activities for all types and ranges of abilities from sunbathing on the private grounds, volleyball, basketball, fishing off the dock or roasting marshmallows in the fire pits.
For those of you just looking to watch nature at its best, guests have witnessed wildlife wading in the water looking for dinner. A Bald Eagle has been spotted sitting in the tree tops waiting for their lunch to swim by and deer will cautiously walk across the property.
Relaxation’s not your thing? Then you can take an adventure on any of the 28 lakes of the Eagle River chain, fishing, waterskiing, or personal watercraft, directly from our docks. For more adventure, head out to one of the County, State or National forests with over 1300 lakes, 73 streams and trails for a hike or mountain bike tour. There are even some trails that are paved for the beginners.
While on one of your adventures, don’t forget to check out the waterfalls, an esker or moraine, a museum or two, or the State Nature Areas where you can see some of Wisconsin’s old growth trees. Stop by the Winery for a tour. Head over to Lac du Flambeau for a look at a historical Chippewa village. There are go-cart courses for those who need speed, but if you’d like a slower pace, enjoy afternoon on a horse or float down one of the rivers in a canoe or raft. What about that leisurely walk on one of the local golf courses? Have you ever tried a day of geo-caching?
And who can forget autumn with nature’s radiant palette of colors? It’s the perfect time of year for a quiet week’s get-a-way, or a wonderful weekend at Cranberry Fest? For those that need to fill their more primal needs … We are within a few minutes drive of public hunting area for those looking for Deer, Bear and Ruffed Grouse.
Most people and creatures tend to slow down for the winter months, not here in the north, with over 500 miles of groomed snowmobile, Cross country skiing, snowshoe trails, ice fishing on frozen lakes – and don’t miss the frozen waterfalls. .
Don’t forget about spring, the woodlands are abloom with colorful flowers, song birds are migrating back to enjoy the warm weather or watch for the young animals emerging from their dens. Rejuvenate yourself on a walk, full of wonder and beauty, through the surrounding forests along lakes and streams.
We are just outside of Eagle River where shopping, theater, restaurants and seasonal festivals abound. Come see why so many people throughout the ages have been drawn to this very special area. Come and enjoy the quiet peace of the North Woods!