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5 Recipes to Enjoy at Your Lake Namakagon Cabin Rental

You’re in for a treat when you schedule a relaxing getaway at Lakewoods Resort on Lake Namakagon. Our Lake Namakagon cabin rentals feature fully-equipped kitchens, perfect for recreating your favorite Wisconsin recipes. After an exciting day exploring Cable, WI, settle down with a brewski and create cherished memories cooking with loved ones in our beautiful cabins.  1. Winter Hash Kick-start your morning with a nutritious breakfast. Featuring roasted brussels sprouts, Italian sausage, and poached eggs, Winter Hash serves a fresh and satisfying meal. While Winter Hash is excellent for breakfast or brunch, you can also do this for a light [...]

Sip the Best Vintages from Northern Wisconsin Wineries

Treat yourself to some of the best vintages in the state during your couples getaway to Wisconsin at the Lakewoods Resort on Lake Namakagon. Taste classic reds, whites, and rosés, or surprise your tastebuds with something new. You never know what delightful bottle you might discover while visiting a Northern Wisconsin winery.  Out of the Woods Winery Aside from making their own vintages, there’s a good chance you’ll find a bottle from your favorite winery in Wisconsin at Out of the Woods Winery. While you’re there, meander their art galleries, which feature local artists. Order a flight of anything on [...]

Top Snowmobile Rentals in Wisconsin near Lakewoods Resort

With months and months of a snow-packed winter, we at the Lakewoods Resort on Lake Namakagon have become quite the experts on winter activities. There’s a reason why SnowGoer magazine has ranked our Wisconsin lake resort as the number one snowmobile resort in the Nation several times. Check out snowmobile rentals at our Cable resort in Wisconsin, and hit over 600 miles of expertly groomed trails all around Lake Namakagon. Snowmobile Rentals in Wisconsin near Lake Namakagon If you have your own snowmobile, feel free to bring it along and have it serviced at our Northern Wisconsin resort. We've got [...]

3 Reasons to Spend the Holidays in Cable, WI

Celebrate the spirit of the season at our winter wonderland at Lakewoods Resort on Lake Namakagon. Our Northern Wisconsin resort is the perfect place to spend the holidays with loved ones—picturesque snow glittering on the ground, cozy cabins with crackling fireplaces, and plenty of exciting outdoor activities to share with friends and family. Be sure to pack some wool socks and your favorite holiday sweaters for a scenic Cable, WI, family vacation. 1. Celebrate the Season in a Winter Wonderland It’s no secret that hosting for the holidays can get quite stressful—cleaning the house, menu planning, making sure there’s room [...]

Top 7 Fall Activities in Wisconsin

Autumn is always magnificent in the Midwest. Forests become a sea of warm colors, the weather is clean and crisp, and the mosquitos are (mostly) gone. Consider engaging in some of the best fall activities in Wisconson when you visit Lakewoods Resort on Lake Namakagon. Nestled in the woodlands along Lake Namakagon, our cozy resort in Cable is the perfect place to enjoy an autumnal getaway.  Must-Experience Fall Activities in Wisconsin Lace those hiking shoes, don your favorite flannel, and cover those ears with a cozy beanie, and you’re ready to take on the best fall activities in Wisconsin. Get [...]

Kayaking in Wisconsin│Explore Lake Namakagon Wildlife

Find relief from life’s hardships at Lakewoods Resort on Lake Namakagon. Our Cable resort, nestled between woodlands and Lake Namakagon, is the perfect place to escape stress. Spend a day unwinding at our on-site golf course, meander the best nearby hiking trails, or reap the benefits of kayaking in Wisconsin. Whether you’re a paddling novice or enthusiast, you’re sure to enjoy the serenity and wildlife sighting opportunities on Lake Namakagon.  Kayaking in Wisconsin for Beginners If you’re looking for a quick and easy way to hit the water, consider renting a kayak from the marina. Check out this helpful kayak [...]

Top 3 Hiking Trails in Wisconsin Near Cable

Northern Wisconsin fosters hundreds of acres of dense woodlands, perfect for a day full of outdoor explorations. When you make a reservation at Lakewoods Resort on Lake Namakagon, take advantage of our prime location and trek some of the best hiking trails in Wisconsin. You’ll find yourself entranced by the sounds of local wildlife, lush greenery, and may even spot a deer or two.  Trek Some of the Best Hiking Trails in Wisconsin Lace your favorite pair of athletic shoes or hiking boots for a serene day in the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. Keep an eye out for tracks from white-tailed [...]

Horseback Riding: Wisconsin Style

There’s something special about the Midwest countryside. Surrounded by woodlands, a pristine lake, and a sense of unencumbered tranquility makes Lakewoods Resort on Lake Namakagon the ideal location for your next summer getaway. Fill your vacation with Cable fun, and take advantage of the area attractions like golfing, fishing, boating, hiking, and biking. Mix up your daily activities and embark on an equine adventure. Horseback riding in Wisconsin is an excellent way to experience something new and view our beautiful state from a different vantage point.   Reasons to Go Horseback Riding in Wisconsin Northern Wisconsin grants peace and privacy that [...]

Cable Fun: Mountain Bike Trails in Wisconsin

Who says you need mountains to go mountain biking? The mountain bike trails in Wisconsin provide challenging, off-roading escapades sure to get your blood pumping. Luckily for you, Lakewoods Resort is ideally located in the thicket of 300 miles of mountain bike trails, which you are free to explore when you stay at our Northern Wisconsin resort.  Why Hit up the Mountain Bike Trails in Wisconsin? Nestled in a hub of mountain bike trails in Wisconsin, our resort puts you in an ideal location. The extensive Northern Wisconsin trail system stretches from Hayward to Iron River, but you need not [...]

Freshwater Hall of Fame: Fishing in Wisconsin

Gear up for fishing in Wisconsin this season by visiting the Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame and Museum. Learn about fishing in Northwest Wisconsin, witness some of the biggest freshwater fish you’ve ever seen, and be inspired to reach your full fishing potential. Who knows. During your stay at Lakewoods Resort on Lake Namakagon, a picture of you with your prize fish may just join the Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame.  Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame & Museum  The Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame and Museum, located in Hayward, WI, holds a wealth of information regarding [...]

Get Cheesy on This Self-Guided Wisconsin Cheese Tour

One of the best things about a relaxing vacation at Lakewoods Resort is the opportunity to sample the Dairy State’s delicious cheese. This area hosts a smattering of Wisconsin cheese stores and factories that will provide the ideal cheese platter you always wanted—or never knew you wanted!  Treat Yourself to These Northwest Wisconsin Cheese Stores The Dairy State has so many cheese stores and factories that it’s difficult to know which ones to visit. Every place is a little different; some are more traditional and only offer cheese and meats, while others might have viewing rooms, a tour, wine and [...]

Weenie Roast & Snowmobile Racing | Wisconsin Events in March

If you’re looking for Wisconsin events, look no further than Lakewoods Resort. We have a calendar full of Hayward, WI, events year-round, and one of our best weekends of the year is the World’s Longest Weenie Roast. This weekend is jam-packed with fun for everyone. If you like good food, competitive games, giving to charity, or snowmobile racing, Wisconsin is the place to be. You’ll love the Lakewoods weenie roast! Here’s an overview of the festivities. […]

Skiing & Snowshoeing: Wisconsin Trails & Events Galore

A Wisconsin vacation is the opposite of boring. Our state has some of the best outdoor activities in all of North America, and many of them are right here by Lakewoods Resort. Summer, winter, spring, and fall, people flock to our Cable, Wisconsin, resort to enjoy the many miles of beautiful forest trails. You can take a leisurely stroll through jewel-toned fall foliage or barrel over shady hills on an ATV. You can breeze across the snow on cross country skis, or enjoy the best snowshoeing in Wisconsin. Whatever your sport of choice is, our local Wisconsin trails have something [...]

4 Must-Visit Breweries and Wineries in Wisconsin

Whether it’s winter or summer, spring or fall, beer and wine are the perfect refreshments. They’ll warm you up or cool you down, but most importantly, they’ll quench your thirst with their unique flavors. Luckily, there are four great options for tasting beer and wine near Lakewoods Resort! Wisconsin breweries make some of the best beer around, and our wineries are no different. Here are four of our favorite breweries and wineries in Wisconsin. Unbeatable Wineries in Wisconsin When you’re in the mood for wine, mead, or cider, Wisconsin winery tours are the way to go. In addition to tasting [...]

Insider’s Guide to Snowmobiling in Wisconsin

Nothing beats going up north for some wintertime fun. Sparkling snow, frozen lakes, and cozy lodges combine for an unforgettable northern experience. Lakewoods Resort offers plenty of things to do in Wisconsin in winter, including snowmobiling in Wisconsin. The exhilaration of zipping between snow-covered trees is extraordinary, and you won’t find a better place to do it than Cable, WI. From the extensive system of Wisconsin snowmobile trails to the incredible local equipment rentals, Lakewoods Resort has endless opportunities for your next adventure. Scenic Wisconsin Snowmobile Trails If you read our recent blog on fall foliage, you know that the [...]

Cheerful Wisconsin Family Vacations for Christmas

There’s nothing like waking up to a fresh blanket of snow. The trees glimmer beneath the sunrise, forest animals frolic through the cushioned fields, and the entire world feels quieter somehow. In northern Wisconsin, that’s a regular occurrence. At Lakewoods Resort, we look forward to the holidays all year because our abundant snow makes for the best Wisconsin family vacations. Themed dinners, snow sports, and seasonal decorations are just a few of the things that help us celebrate the beauty of winter. Spend Christmas in Cable this year at one of the best northern Wisconsin resorts. Holiday Vacation Rentals and [...]

Two Best Holiday Giving Events in Wisconsin

Lakewoods Resort is all about family. Originally opened in 1906, the Lake Namakagon property has been in the Rasmussen family for over 100 years! Family can extend beyond those who are related by blood; building up your community is an essential part of individual prosperity. So, each winter, we really get into the spirit of holiday giving. Come stay at one of the best resorts near Hayward, WI, and help us host these fun events in the spirit of holiday giving and community. Fun in the Forest Wisconsin ATV Trails Benefit Our Fun in the Forest ATV Benefit raises food [...]

Top 3 Ways to See Wisconsin’s Fall Color Palette

In addition to dairy and cheese, Wisconsin is known for its beautiful trees. From the early days of logging to the development of forest fire lookouts, our wooded areas have always been central to the state’s identity. The forests light up with crimson hues at summer’s end, so visit the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest to see our broad fall color palette. Lakewoods Resort’s location within the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest borders makes us one of the best resorts near Hayward, WI, and because we spend so much time among these trees, we can recommend the best ways to get outside and enjoy [...]

Top 3 Waterfalls in Northern Wisconsin

Cheese and beer may be at the forefront of what Wisconsin is known for, but an underrated attribute is the natural beauty of this state. Here at Lakewoods Resort, we are well aware of the awe-inspiring wilderness and take pride in providing our guests with opportunities for a quintessential Northern Wisconsin outdoor experience. Amongst the beauty to be found, there may be nothing quite as spellbinding as a waterfall. Whether it is the magnificent drops or the relaxing ambiance that a waterfall creates, they always offer timeless beauty. Here are some of the top spots for waterfalls in Northern [...]

5 Fun Things to Do in Cable WI This Summer

Lakewoods Resort is one of the most beautiful resorts in Cable, WI. Surrounded by the expansive Chequamegon National Forest and situated alongside the gorgeous Lake Namakagon, there are plenty of things to do in Cable, WI, this summer on your next excursion to the great outdoors. From golf to wine tastings to spending time on the water or biking the nearby trails, there’s something for everyone in your group to do during your stay at our beautiful Cable, WI, resort. Golf Lakewoods Resort proudly houses one of the best golf courses in the Northwoods: Forest Ridges Golf Course. Forest Ridges [...]

A Summertime Golf Getaway to Cable, WI

Sitting on the shores of Lake Namakagon is Lakewoods Resort, a beautiful spot known for its location in the gorgeous state of Wisconsin. This amazing lakeside resort is known for its golf, making it a beautiful golf villa for your next getaway. Lakewoods Resort is home to one of the best golf courses in Wisconsin, Forest Ridges Golf Course. So, if you’re looking to spend some time on the course on your upcoming summer vacation, Lakewoods Resort and their Northern Wisconsin golf course: Forest Ridges Golf Course!One of the Best Golf Courses in WisconsinForest Ridges Golf Course is known for [...]

Spring to Lake Namakagon

Lakewoods Resort features a variety of exciting activities for you to enjoy on your Wisconsin family vacation to Cable, WI. Featuring fun activities for all ages, from S’mores Party to bingo and tie-dying, there truly is something for everyone to have some Northwoods fun—not to mention all the water activities available on Lake Namakagon! Hiking around Lake Namakagon With 35-acres of Northwood’s fun, you'll be able to enjoy short nature hikes and thrilling wilderness adventures. Families with young children seeking shorter hikes will find several easily accessible trails near Lake Namakagon. The Forest Lodge Nature Trail is a popular hike [...]

Wedding Bells in Cable, WI

On the shores of Lake Namakagon, you’ll find our beautiful Lakewoods Resort, the perfect wedding venue to captivate outdoor enthusiasts who want to celebrate their special day amongst the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. We're conveniently located to accommodate both indoor and outdoor ceremonies, settings include a lodge, gazebo, and outdoor cathedral. Our Lakewoods Resort in Cable WI is the perfect spot for you and your lover to say “I DO” amongst some of the most beautiful scenery in Wisconsin.  Dream Wedding at Lakewoods Resort in Cable WI You’ve dreamed about your wedding day your entire life: from your princess-like gown and [...]

Snow Much Fun at Lakewoods Resort

Although Lakewoods Resort may be your favorite Northwoods resort in summer, we’re also great in spring and fall, even winter! Snowy trees and sparkly icicles are all part of the winter fun that you’ll have while staying at the best four-season resort in Cable WI. Grab a sled and slide down a nearby hill, go Alpine skiing or just cozy up by the fire and catch up on your reading, regardless of what you decide you'll see all the fun things to do in Cable WI. Snow vacations aren't complete until the whole family builds a snowman, with all the [...]

Romantic Getaway to Lakewoods Resort

Whether you are planning an anniversary trip, a romantic weekend getaway, or an extended vacation to one of the best Cable Wisconsin resorts, Lakewoods Resort is the place for you and your lover to rekindle your love. Our warm and cozy rooms are furnished and ready to shield you from the snow that’s transforming our beautiful Northwoods into a whimsical scenery.  Romantic Things to Do in Wisconsin Whether you’re planning some creative honeymoon ideas or just trying to spice up your date night, you’ll find Lakewoods Resort is the perfect spot, unlike most Cable Wisconsin resorts we offer fun activities [...]

New Year’s Resolutions in Cable WI

As Thanksgiving and Christmas come and go, only New Years remains, which means fresh starts and new opportunities, like experiencing all four seasons in Cable WI! Don’t be one of those people who never look back at their resolutions after January 1. Or, maybe you never set resolutions, so you don’t have to worry about keeping up with them. Either way, ‘tis resolutions season and Lakewoods Resort is here to help.   Resolution #1: Experience All Four Seasons in Cable WI You could set millions of resolutions, such as eating better, exercise, etc. However, we think you can achieve all these [...]

Spend the Holidays in Our Winter Wonderland

Let the holiday festivities begin inside some of the best lodging in Cable WI. Lakewoods Resort and fun events throughout town will make your spirits bright. From fun weekly community events to weekend contests and festivals to light shows, we have it all. So come and see the Northwood as they dress in their  Knitting at the Library  Whether you are a beginner or an experienced knitter, join the fun as we all learn together in the Library's Children's Room. This is a weekly event, but you’re welcome to join at your convenience. Bring your own supplies and enjoy making [...]

Winter in Cable WI

Maybe you’ve visited Lakewoods Resort in the summer, but you've never experienced your favorite Northwoods resort in winter. Snowy trees, sparkly icicles, smaller crowds, and better'll find Cable WI to be the best winter wonderland for you and yours. Lakewood Resort hosts plenty of sports and events, so grab a toboggan or sled and go tearing down a nearby hill. Make your own fun by building a great snow family and so much more! Snowmobiling at Lakewoods Resort With over 600 miles of groomed trails, starting within three miles of our resort in Cable WI, and more trails in [...]

Fishing in Cable WI

Of all the things to do in Cable WI, you'll find Lakewoods Resort offers some of the best fishing in the area. So bring your gear and reelin’ some prize catches for a memorable fall getaway into Wisconsin. Fishing Around Lakewoods Resort On the shores of Lake Namakagon and surrounded by Chequamegon National Forest you’ll find our Lakewoods Resort to be an ideal fishing spot. We’re located on the 10th largest natural lake in Wisconsin, Namakagon is home to a wide range of fish: Walleye, Largemouth Bass, Crappie, Bluegill, Perch, Panfish, Northern, and Trophy Muskie. As a renown Hayward Area [...]

Golfing in Northern Wisconsin

Lakewoods Resort is home to Forest Ridges Golf Course, one of the best courses in Wisconsin. Every golfer should experience playing at our golf course, as well as other nearby Northern Wisconsin golf courses. We offer lessons for all skill levels. We’ll recommend early reservation of your tee time, and you’ll want to bring your camera! Northern Wisconsin Golf Courses Within Wisconsin's Northwoods you’ll find 14 golf courses, offering a wide variety of terrain, forested beauties, and fairway length to accommodate and challenge any golfer. If you’d like to experience some nearby golf courses, try Northwood Golf Course, in  Rhinelander [...]

Summer Living at our Northwoods Resort

Lakewoods Resort features a variety of fun activities for your family to enjoy during your vacation at our Northwoods resort. We have all your vacation favorites from our S’mores Party, to tie-dying, bingo, and everything in between. There’s something for everyone to have some summer fun around our Northwoods resort. Get ready for some Northwoods fun! Lake Days at Our Northwoods Resort Summer vacations are made of lazy days out on the Lake, make sure you reserve one of our boats from our full-service marina ahead of time. So you don’t miss out of the fun! We offer a wide [...]

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