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14 12, 2020

10 Northern Wisconsin Snowboard Parks to Triumph

2020-12-14T12:41:28-06:00Northwoods Outdoors, Things to Do in Wisconsin|

Do you have plans to go snowboarding on your during your Wisconsin vacation? Your stay at Heartwood Resort provides so many activities as well as some picturesque snowboarding spots nearby that you and your friends or family can easily hop over to discover.  Heartwood Resort ideally situated in the Northwoods of Wisconsin, making it a dream destination for an avid snowboarder or outdoor lover. Book your Heartwood Resort today to experience the beautiful Northern Wisconsin snowboarding landscape for beginners and experts to slay! Granite Peak Ski Area Rib Mountain State Park 227200 Snowbird Ave, Wausau, WI 54401 715-845-2846  [email protected]  100% [...]

25 11, 2020

Snowshoeing Though Your Wisconsin Winter Vacation

2020-11-30T08:54:27-06:00Family Vacation, Northwoods Outdoors, Things to Do in Wisconsin|

Snowshoeing is becoming popular in Wisconsin. It is a fantastic workout that requires little coordination. Family members young and old can participate in the activity!  Snowshoeing is a lovely way to explore the winter wonderland of Wisconsin. There are many trail options for snowshoeing in Wisconsin, and Heartwood Resort has several. On their trails, you can embrace the quiet of winter nature, the shimmering lakes blanket with ice, and the hills sprinkled with lacy white.  If you are looking for places to snowshoe in Wisconsin, then look no further than Heartwood Resort. Heartwood Resort is located in Trego, WI, near [...]

11 11, 2020

Your Guide to Snowmobiling in Northern Wisconsin

2020-12-11T09:52:10-06:00Northwoods Outdoors, Things to Do in Wisconsin|

The picnic tables are stored away, the golf courses are closed, and the brilliant fall leaves have fallen. It’s the time when everyone at Heartwood Resort, and Wisconsin-winter sports enthusiasts, stare longingly at the stark brown landscape and pray for one thing - SNOW, SNOW, SNOW! Whether you're a veteran snowmobiler or new to the sport, Northern Wisconsin has an adventure for you. Heartwood Resort offers snowmobile, ski, and snowshoe rentals for their snowmobile, ski, and snowshoe trails. These private trails link to hundreds of miles of other groomed courses, too! Contact Heartwood Resort today to book your stay and [...]

10 11, 2020

Wrap Up Your Holiday Shopping in Spooner, WI

2020-12-14T11:48:54-06:00Things to Do in Wisconsin|

It's the holiday season. One of the most lovely traditions is holiday shopping. Yes, it may look different due to the pandemic, but it is more important than ever to support small businesses in Spooner, WI.  Fortunately, there are safety measures in place all around the shops in the town of Spooner. Your safety is their priority, including at Heartwood Resort.  Heartwood Resort and Conference Center is shifting to contactless stays for our guests this season. We have a COVID-19 well-being plan in place as our top priority is the health and safety of all. It emphasizes privacy, cleanliness, and [...]

9 11, 2020

5 Must-try Restaurants in Washburn County 

2020-12-09T09:14:35-06:00Dining, Things to Do in Wisconsin|

 Home to 1,000 lakes and incredible attractions, Washburn County, Wisconsin attracts tourists every season. Whether exploring the county’s trails or enjoying time at one of the stunning resorts, you will likely work up an appetite.  Speaking of incredible resorts, Heartwood Resort is the best in Washburn County, and for a reason! Our resort is a wilderness paradise in a resort setting. Nestled in 700 acres of pristine wilderness, we offer all there is to relax and explore in Northwestern Wisconsin.  Of course, you also want to treat yourself to the best dining experiences available when taking a resort vacation. Many [...]

1 11, 2020

Skiing, Slopes, the Whole Spiel: The American Birkebeiner

2020-12-09T23:53:44-06:00Northwoods Outdoors, Things to Do in Wisconsin|

Once a year, northern Wisconsin transforms its quiet woods into an international sporting hotspot with the American Birkebeiner North America’s largest cross country ski race. This 55-kilometer ski marathon attracts 45,000 skiers and spectators to the tiny communities of Cable and Haward, WI, each February since 1974.   Heartwood Resort lies in the heart of the American Birkie country. Visit our website to discover all the activities, lodging, and ambiance we feature during Birkie weekend and all winter long.  The American Birkiebeiner history  The iconic winter race began as a sleepy nordic ski event for 13 men and one woman [...]

15 10, 2020

A ‘Reel’ Guide to Trout Fishing the Namekagon River

2020-12-11T09:56:11-06:00Fishing, Northwoods Outdoors|

You might think of cheese when you hear Wisconsin, but in the Northwoods, by the Namekagon River, residents, day-trippers, and vacationers are buzzing about flies and trout fishing. Whether you want to spend a few days reading by the river or standing waist-deep in hip waders, Heartwood Resort is the perfect place to cast off your worries and relax. Nestled in 700 acres of breathtaking woodlands on the gorgeous Namekagon River, Heartwood Resort is ideal for families and avid anglers.  Trout Fishing There are 13,000 miles of classified trout streams in Wisconsin! You don’t have to do the legwork to [...]

10 10, 2020

Planning Your Wisconsin Lakeside Micro Wedding

2020-10-26T19:16:23-05:00Things to Do in Wisconsin, Weddings|

If you’re an engaged couple in Wisconsin, micro wedding trends are perfectly tailored to the state’s lakeside landscape. An intimate wedding with your nearest and dearest will be an occasion to remember in a fantastic location. Plan the romantic wedding of your dreams - surrounded by the love of family members and friends closest to you - at Heartwood Resort. Why A Wisconsin Micro Wedding? People can prefer smaller celebrations for a variety of reasons. Perhaps you've always preferred a small ceremony followed by an intimate gathering. Maybe you’re facing the reality of a smaller wedding due to circumstances beyond [...]

6 10, 2020

Dryland Training for Nordic Skiing Season

2020-10-06T11:30:16-05:00Northwoods Outdoors, Things to Do in Wisconsin|

Any die-hard cross country skier knows how crucial it is to embrace dryland training for a successful Nordic skiing season. Of course, the Holy Grail of Nordic skiing remains the American Birkebeiner race in Cable, Wisconsin to Hayward, Wisconsin. If you’ve already obtained your race number (or love to ski the trails), ensure a strong finish with the help of Heartwood Resort.  Our extensive trail system can help you improve your stamina and strength as the race nears. Our cozy and luxurious accommodations can also help you revel in the region’s historic Nordic skiing roots. Heartwood Resort and Conference Center [...]

7 08, 2020

A Northern Wisconsin Vacation in Autumn

2020-11-02T17:44:33-06:00Family Vacation|

Fall is an excellent time for a Northern Wisconsin vacation, as the warm temperatures begin to wane, so do the number of tourists, making it a great time to visit for those hoping to avoid crowds. The crisp autumn air, coupled with the chorus of a fall breeze, lend themselves to a myriad of outdoor activities to be enjoyed in cooler weather. Furthermore, the surrounding hardwood forests will begin showcasing an elegant display of yellows, oranges, and reds throughout the Northwoods.