There are many great attractions and events taking place all year long in the area; from the Spooner Rodeo and Lumberjack World Championships in Hayward in the summer, to the American Birkebeiner Cross Country Ski Race in the winter, Heartwood’s surrounding environs offer endless opportunities to embark on new experiences.

Canoeing and Tubing

Rent canoes/tubes to float down the scenic Namekagon River right at Heartwood. We can prearrange a trip for you complete with shuttle.

Wilderness Trails

Northern Wisconsin features miles of trails for all kinds of use, in addition to Heartwood’s beautiful trails, find options in Spooner, Hayward and more below.


Heartwood’s Pine Lodge Restaurant is your perfect choice, open for dinner Wed-Sat, breakfast on Sat & Sun

Events and Area Calendar

Check out the calendars for activities in Spooner, Hayward and more.


Enjoy a large selection of antique and craft shops; there also are many sporting shops for all your outdoor and athletic needs.


There are golf courses within a short drive from Heartwood, with stay & play packages.

Indoor Pool


The Washburn county area offers over 960 lakes!

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