Hygge Season


Hygge Season – Celebrate the coziness of winter February 8-15, 2019 Hygge is the ritual of embracing life’s simple pleasures and is brought to us by the Northern European countries that are so used to experiencing winter. It embraces family and friends relaxing in the coziness of a warm community. Hygge is a daily part [...]

Hygge Season2019-01-09T16:48:59+00:00

John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon


January 25-28, 2019 The John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon is the longest sled dog race in the lower 48 states. World class mushers compete in this nearly 400 mile event – facing off against other seasoned competitors as well as the extremes of northern Minnesota weather and the deceivingly rugged terrain of the trail. The [...]

John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon2018-12-29T18:04:28+00:00

Gunflint Mail Run Dog Sled Race Weekend


This is one of few opportunities to experience an authentic dog sled race and ride behind a team of dogs in the Lower 48 Come join us and check this off your bucket list! January 4-7, 2019 The Gunflint Trail is a land blessed with stunning beauty. We have glacially sculpted cliffs, boreal forests, and an [...]

Gunflint Mail Run Dog Sled Race Weekend2018-12-29T18:06:23+00:00

Wreath Making Weekend


November 30 - December 1 & December 7-9, 2018 Make your own Christmas wreath and take home a piece of the Northwoods Get a group of friends and family together and head up North to go out and cut some fresh balsam boughs to use in making one or more wreaths to take home.  [...]

Wreath Making Weekend2018-11-11T18:37:09+00:00

Decorating Weekend


November 30-December 1 & December 7-9, 2018 Deck the Lodge with boughs of holly (and lights, and wreaths, and Santas too!) We love including our guests in projects around the lodge from time to time. This is the weekend we start to make the lodge come alive for the upcoming Christmas season. If [...]

Decorating Weekend2018-11-11T18:30:14+00:00

Turkey and Ham Smoking


Thanksgiving Turkey Smoking Weekend:  Smoking for your Thanksgiving dinner Nov 16-18, 2018 Christmas Ham & Turkey Smoking Weekend: Smoking for your Christmas dinner Dec 14-16, 2018 Why spend the holiday cooking when you can get away for the weekend and bring your holiday feast back home with you?  Why add to the stress [...]

Turkey and Ham Smoking2018-11-11T18:30:23+00:00

Northern Lights Package


Package Dates: February 4-7, 2019 March 4-7, 2019 Get a front row seat for these heavenly displays Around the time of the new moon, when the stars are shining brightly, we frequently get beautiful displays of Northern Lights blazing across the northern skies. Their blue, green and violet hues dance across the heavens [...]

Northern Lights Package2018-12-14T12:11:19+00:00

Quilting Retreat Special


January 23 - 27, 2019 Enjoy a fun retreat with other Quilters This bring-your-own-project retreat is a great way to get some quilting done in the company of old and new friends in the idyllic setting of the snowy Northwoods. We'll set everyone up in the fireplace room of the Boundary Waters Conference [...]

Quilting Retreat Special2018-12-15T14:54:55+00:00

Dog Mushing Adventure


January 1-March 29, 2019 (not valid MLK or Presidents' Weekends) For the winter adventurer in you More than $250 in savings! If you love dog sledding — or have always wanted to try it — this winter adventure weekend is right up your alley. This four-night package gives you three days of Northwoods [...]

Dog Mushing Adventure2018-12-22T08:31:23+00:00

Howling with Wolves


A unique and truly wild wilderness experience you'll not forget January 21-January 24, 2019 February 18-February 21, 2019 Here in the north woods we're the newcomers. The natives are the wolves, moose, deer, bear and other forest critters. A healthy pack of timber wolves lives nearby. Sometimes we can get them to howl [...]

Howling with Wolves2018-12-01T21:12:18+00:00