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2511, 2020

Snowshoeing Though Your Wisconsin Winter Vacation

November 25th, 2020|Categories: Family Vacation, Northwoods Outdoors, Things to Do in Wisconsin|Tags: , , , |

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 [...]

1511, 2020

A ‘Reel’ Guide to Trout Fishing the Namekagon River

November 15th, 2020|Categories: Fishing, Northwoods Outdoors|Tags: , |

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 [...]

1010, 2020

Planning Your Wisconsin Lakeside Micro Wedding

October 10th, 2020|Categories: Things to Do in Wisconsin, Weddings|Tags: , , , |

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 [...]

610, 2020

Dryland Training for Nordic Skiing Season

October 6th, 2020|Categories: Northwoods Outdoors, Things to Do in Wisconsin|Tags: , , , |

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 [...]

708, 2020

A Northern Wisconsin Vacation in Autumn

August 7th, 2020|Categories: Family Vacation|Tags: , , , , , , , |

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.

2807, 2020

ATV Tours in Northern Wisconsin

July 28th, 2020|Categories: Family Vacation, Northwoods Outdoors, Things to Do in Wisconsin|Tags: , , , , |

Summer is in full swing, and all of the ATV trails in Washburn County, WI, are ready to get ripped! This dynamic matrix is an intricate system that loops throughout the county and abroad, sending riders through an exciting assortment of dense forests, panoramic pastures, and sprawling wetlands. With over 100 miles of trails, intertwined with the expansive Wild Rivers and Tuscobia state trails, ATV tours offer an adrenaline-fueled way to explore the Northwoods. Located in Trego, WI, the heart of “Vacationland,” Heartwood Resort & Conference Center is your gateway to an unforgettable retreat.

1506, 2020

Fishing in Wisconsin: The Perfect Summer Getaway

June 15th, 2020|Categories: Family Vacation, Fishing, General, Things to Do in Wisconsin|Tags: , , , , , |

There is something to be said about a summer retreat to evade the hustle and bustle of our modern lifestyles. Few activities can match the tranquility found while fishing, and anglers who make the trek to Northern Wisconsin can attest to the stress relief supplied by the serene wilderness and pristine waters that attract them. Fishing in Wisconsin is an experience that many have shared and continues to draw attention from those seeking the beautiful things in life.

2105, 2020

Northern Wisconsin Getaways to Heartwood Resort

May 21st, 2020|Categories: Family Vacation, General, Things to Do in Wisconsin|Tags: , , , , |

Summer is arguably the best time to visit Northern Wisconsin, as evidenced by the droves of visitors that flock here to seek relaxation in a tranquil, laid-back environment. Whether it's parents hoping to instill a reverence for the great outdoors in their children, couples seeking a romantic Wisconsin getaway, or the solo traveler, exploring the nooks and crannies of an untapped wilderness, Northern Wisconsin has something for everyone.

2704, 2020

Spend Time Outdoors in Northern Wisconsin

April 27th, 2020|Categories: Family Vacation, General, Things to Do in Wisconsin|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Whether you're tubing down the Namekagon River or trekking through the Northern Wisconsin wilderness, spending time outdoors is one of the essential things to do in Trego, Wisconsin. With so many forests, lakes, rivers, and trails, Heartwood Resort & Conference Center is at the hub of Northern Wisconsin's "Vacationland" and promises to provide unrivaled accommodations on your Wisconsin vacation.

2203, 2020

The Northern Wisconsin Summer Activities Guide

March 22nd, 2020|Categories: Family Vacation, General, Things to Do in Wisconsin|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

For many, summer and Northern Wisconsin go hand and hand. Every year, thousands of families load up their vehicles and head for the serene, Wisconsin lake resorts. By escaping the daily grind and reliving the memories of their youth, parents wish to create lasting impressions for their children, in hopes that they too will inherit an equal reverence for the great outdoors.

2402, 2020

Northern Wisconsin Venues for Every Special Occasion

February 24th, 2020|Categories: General, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Heartwood Resort & Conference Center is well-known as one of the best Northern Wisconsin venues for heartwarming weddings, rambunctious family reunions, and team-building corporate retreats. But what if you’re planning [...]

402, 2020

Dreaming of a Northwoods-Inspired Destination Wedding? 

February 4th, 2020|Categories: Weddings|Tags: , , |

Congratulations! You’re engaged! Now what..? First and foremost, take some time to soak it all in. Breathe. These upcoming months should be exciting and as stress-free as possible! At [...]

2301, 2020

Where to Find Family Reunion Venues Near Me

January 23rd, 2020|Categories: Family Vacation, General, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

The Midwest is the ideal spot for anyone Googling “family reunion venues near me,” because it’s accessible from all parts of the United States. Family members from the Pacific Northwest [...]

3012, 2019

Romantic Winter Getaways in Wisconsin

December 30th, 2019|Categories: General, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and romantic winter getaways in Wisconsin are the perfect gift. Picture it—just you and your sweetie, surrounded by snowy trees and fun activities. [...]

2111, 2019

Best ‘Shoeing, Tubing & Cross Country Skiing in Wisconsin

November 21st, 2019|Categories: General, Things to Do in Wisconsin, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Wisconsin winters are snow-sports-galore. From cross country skiing in Wisconsin to ice fishing on frozen lakes, Midwest winter getaways are the perfect opportunity to get outside and enjoy the crisp, fresh air.

2210, 2019

Things to Do in Wisconsin in Winter: Broomball

October 22nd, 2019|Categories: Things to Do in Wisconsin|Tags: , , , , , |

Wisconsin is an oasis for those who like to get outdoors and play. With 15,000 lakes, countless forest trails, around 50 inches of snow annually, our state is the ideal place for snow sports and family retreats. Heartwood Conference Center is on the banks of the gorgeous Hoinville Lake, which freezes into a backyard ice rink each winter. You can enjoy all the best things to do in Wisconsin in winter while staying at our retreat center, including pond hockey, snowmobiling, and ice fishing. But one of our favorite winter activities in Wisconsin is a little more obscure: broomball.

2609, 2019

Top 3 Wisconsin Waterfalls

September 26th, 2019|Categories: General, Things to Do in Wisconsin|Tags: , , , , , |

Waterfalls are truly a sight to behold; some trickle softly, some gush forcefully, and, here in Wisconsin, many freeze solidly. The Wisconsin waterfalls enchant visitors year-round, so you can feel [...]

2208, 2019

Top 3 Northern Wisconsin Golf Courses

August 22nd, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , |

A vacation to Wisconsin is all about getting outdoors and enjoying the refreshing northern air. And what better way to do that than playing your way across immaculate, scenic golf [...]

2307, 2019

The Best Hiking in Wisconsin

July 23rd, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , |

Get close to nature on your next Wisconsin vacation. Stay with us at Heartwood Conference Center & Retreat and discover some of the best hiking in Wisconsin. Ideally located in Trego, you’re close to trails in the surrounding Washburn County and Hayward areas. Whether you’re an avid fan of the great outdoors or simply need a break from your daily responsibilities, our breathtaking 700-acre property offers an excellent home-base for discovering all the wonders of Northwestern Wisconsin. Check out some of our favorite local trails and enjoy all that Mother Nature has to give!

906, 2019

Top 5 Meals at Pine Lodge Restaurant in Trego, WI

June 9th, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , |

After your long day of exploring the great Wisconsin outdoors, you’ll surely be hungry, and ready for a fantastic meal at the Heartwood’s restaurant: Pine Lodge. Out of all the restaurants in Trego, WI, Pine Lodge is an excellent choice for your next Wisconsin family vacation.

905, 2019

Tubing on the Namekagon River

May 9th, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , |

From mountain biking to hiking to ATV’s, there is plenty for everyone to do alongside the protected Namekagon River. But nothing beats an adventure in the river itself. This Wisconsin lake resort also gives opportunities for Namekagon River tubing—where you’ll float down one of Wisconsin’s famous rivers, and have the time of your life.

1911, 2018

Fun Things to Do in Wisconsin This Winter

November 19th, 2018|Categories: Things to Do in Wisconsin|Tags: , , , , , |

Snowshoeing is a great way to quietly venture into the fresh snow, as you make your way through the beautiful Northwoods. When it comes to finding the perfect things to do in Wisconsin through our long winters, we like to highlight an increasingly growing sport, snowshoeing, as everyone can take part in it. We are fortunate to have many excellent sites to explore nearby our Wisconsin Northwoods.