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17 Acres of Northwoods Beauty with Direct Access to Trails - Anderson Lake Lodge

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,700 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 12)

Anderson Lake Lodge sits high atop the hill across the road from beautiful Anderson Lake. This property is all about fun, recreation and relaxation for large groups of family and friends to enjoy.

You'll have plenty of room to roam through our 17 acre wooded back yard with walking trails for you and your guests.

With 2,700 sq. ft. this three level spacious lodge sleeps 12 comfortably and has plenty of room for everyone inside and out. We have five bedrooms, ten assorted size beds and two sofas with all the bedding you'll need. You'll also appreciate having a bathroom on each level.

In the heart of the north woods by Mountain, Suring, Lakewood and Townsend you will have plenty of activities to choose from and numerous lakes to explore. Take advantage of local activities including, nearby swimming, fishing, ice fishing, golfing, gift shops, horseback riding, hunting, casinos, biking, ATV trails, snowmobile trails, cross country trails and much more.

We are located in Oconto County which works in conjunction with local ATV clubs to provide over 450 miles of fully interconnected scenic ATV trails for your enjoyment! You will find trail maps in the Lodge or just ask and I will be happy to send one to you with your registration packet. We are proud to be sponsors of the Wisconsin ATV Association (WATVA) and The Dusty Trails ATV Club.

The surrounding area not only boasts endless ATV trails but endless snowmobile trails as well. We support the Association of Wisconsin Snowmobile Clubs (AWSC) through our continued sponsorship as well as the local Chute Pond Snowmobile Club.

With DIRECT ACCESS to both the ATV trails AND the snowmobile trails from our property you can just get up and go! No need to trailer your machines and plenty of parking for your vehicles and trailers right on the property. (see additional information below for local ATV and Snowmobile rentals and repair)

Anderson Lake provides great fishing, and water sports. We are located across the road from Anderson Lake but there is NO direct access to the lake from the property if that is the focus of your getaway. You can however venture out in either direction to explore one of the many recreational lakes in the area offering fishing, rafting, swimming, tubing and more.

The public launch to Anderson Lake is just 2 minutes away. Anderson Lake does not have a public beach area. Our guests prefer the much larger nearby 417 acre recreational lake which is just 2 1/2 miles from the property. They offer public boat launch, picnic areas and a great beach area for swimming. (see additional information below for pontoon boat, fishing boat and jet ski rentals with delivery options available)

For those willing to endure the cold the Ice Fishing is also very popular on both of these lakes. You may want to take part in one of the local ice fishing contests!

For cross country ski enthusiasts there are numerous groomed trails nearby. Some local trails would be found in the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. It has two dozen groomed Nordic trails totaling 263 miles. The Lakewood Trail (minutes away) offers scenic beauty, challenging climbs and downhills along its 14 mile route. Also the Nicolet Nordic Ski Trail or Nicolet State Trail. You can find more information on cross country ski trails in our area by going to the Wisconsin Trail Guide website.

For hunters, in addition to our 17 acres, there are thousands of acres of State public hunting land nearby.

If you prefer some adventure during our spring and summer months, you can take a day trip to enjoy Whitewater Rafting. Just 20 to 30 miles from the Lodge you will find numerous outfitters who offer whitewater rafting tours on the Peshtigo River and the Wolf River. In addition to rafting, one offers rock climbing, paintball, kayak tours and a sixty foot high ropes course and zip line. Information and directions are posted in the Lodge for your convenience. For all the whitewater rafting available in the area check out the Wisconsin Trail Guide website and select Paddle Trails!

For a unique experience going back in time you might enjoy taking a ride on the Lumberjack Steam train located just 38 miles from the property. During the summer months (June thru August) they offer train runs from the Depot located in Laona to the Lumberjack Camp Museum. They also have special events that include a Cowboy Reenactment where you will take part in a Wild West train robbery. An event not to miss is the Lumberjack Show in July which has been featured on ABC Wide World of Sports, Discovery Channel and several others. This show has been presented for 25 years drawing over a million visitors. Watch lumberjacks compete in running on logs, axe throwing, pole climbing and other nostalgic competition dating back to the 1900s. During the fall enjoy a ride through the fall colors and take in a Saturday Fall Festival Events. For more information on times of operation and event dates, you can visit the Lumberjack Steam Train website or contact them at 715-674-3414.

There are many interesting places to visit and things to do within a short distance from the Lodge. Many of our guests will take a day trip to visit Lambeau Field and the Packer Hall of Fame in Green Bay(45 minutes). Others enjoy a day trip to Door County (1 1/2 hours). The agenda is yours whether you spend time enjoying the amenities of the property or venture out on day trips.

If your objective is to just lay low and enjoy the property, the Lodge lower level will keep our guests entertained with games, TV, bar and fireplace. In the living room on the main floor, relax in front of the fireplace with one of our 500 library books. The Lodge property has over one half mile of walking trails throughout the 17 wooded acres. Enjoy hiking, cross country skiing or maybe try snow shoes, but please no ATV or dirt bikes on our walking trails. We also have a regulation size sand pit volleyball court in the back yard and a variety of outdoor games to enjoy.

We provide HughesNet Satellite WiFi to our guests as well as Directv with all the available movie and music channels.

At the end of the day picture peaceful evenings sitting outdoors around the fire pit reminiscing old memories while making new ones. Anderson Lake Lodge is ideal for families, large and small, or a group of friends who want to enjoy a vacation experience in the north woods. I encourage you to read the reviews from guests just like you who chose Anderson Lake Lodge for their plans with family and friends.

Anderson Lake Lodge and the surrounding area has something for everyone, spring, summer, fall and winter.

Winter months have become popular for groups of women wanting to craft or just to enjoy a fun girls weekend away from it all. Just pack your PJ's, DVDs and a bottle of wine and you're good to go!!

Everyone is welcome to join us during those boring, nothing to do, months of MARCH AND APRIL for a two night getaway with REDUCED RATES. Sit back and relax in front of the fireplace while working on your crafts, reading books, watching movies, playing games or just talking about the long winter while you make plans for what we hope will be an early spring!

For your peace of mind, Anderson Lake Lodge is licensed and inspected by the State of Wisconsin, Division of Public Health to assure our guests that everything is up to code for your safety and comfort.

We have been welcoming guests for over eight years and our level of commitment and hospitality to our guests has remained our number one priority. We continue to strive to make your stay both comfortable and memorable so gather up your family or friends and we look forward to welcoming you and your guests soon!

PLEASE NOTE: YOU MUST BE AT LEAST 30 YEARS OLD AND PRESENT DURING THE STAY TO RENT THIS PROPERTY AND ALL GUESTS MUST BE AT LEAST 21 UNLESS TRAVELING WITH PARENTS OR GUARDIANS.

Keywords: northwoods, Lakewood, Mountain, Suring, Townsend, Anderson Lake, Chute Pond, Green Lake, Nicolet Forest, atv direct access, snowmobiling direct access, horse back riding, golfing, gift shops, fishing, hunting, outdoor firepit, sandpit volleyball, casinos, whitewater rafting, zip line, girls weekend, crafters getaway, HughesNet Satellite WiFi, Directv, five bedrooms, two and 1/2 bathrooms, 3 charcoal grills, all bedding & towels, indoor/outdoor games, 400+ reading books, girls weekend, crafting space

More Details

Owner
Patti
Member since: 2010
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 17, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

I just wanted to let you know how much we enjoyed our vacation at the Anderson Lake Lodge. We combined 3 different families into the home and had plenty of room. We had a cwonderful time fishing, swimming, horseback riding, playing volleyball and going to the nearby Lakewood Zoo. We also loved being able to cook at the house and spend some time relaxing making smores over the fire pit and spending time playing cards outside ... until the mosquitoes drove us inside!. The kids especially loved having the loft room to themselves and having their own balcony. They didn't see a problem standing out there watching the fireworks when they were supposed to be sleeping!!. We only had 2 regrets. 1. not having a paring knife in the kitchen... my family got a good laugh watching me peel potatoes with a steak knife, 2. not having more time at the lodge!!. We ran out of time and didn't get to explore the walking trails or play horseshoes. Guess that means we will have to plan a return trip!!. Thanks again for sharing this beautiful home with us. We will definitely recommend it to our friends!!
Jul 2011
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Amenities

Suring House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2700 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12 ...
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • CANCELLATION POLICY: No Refunds of $200 deposit..... 50% refund of final payment if cancelled 14 days of arrival...No refunds on Holiday bookings.
  • No Fireworks on Property..with 17 acres of woods the risk of fire damage is too great...No shooting of firearms unless booking a hunting stay.
  • Please pay attention to local fire hazard warnings when burning fires in the fire pit...you and your insurance company are liable for fire damage
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Located on Main Floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Located in Lower Level
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , Upper Level
  • Liquid hand soap, shampoo, conditioner, body wash and toilet paper provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Located on Main Level
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Located on Main Level
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Located on Upper Level
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Located on Upper Level
    Bedroom 5 - 5 twin/ single , Upper Open Area with Balcony
  • 2 Queen Beds (1 in each bedroom on main floor), 1 Double Bed (upper bedroom), 2 Twin Beds (upper bedroom) 5 Twin (upper loft area) Portable Pack N Play available for our little guest. We also have 2 sofas if needed. All Bedding and Pillows Provided
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • alternative lifestyle
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Members of the Wisconsin ATV Association and the Association of Wisconsin Snowmobile Clubs. Pontoon rentals available at ..........YANCY POWERSPORTS 920-842-2510 Pontoon rentals including delivery................Jet Ski, Boat & Snowmobile rentals & delivery available from POWER SPORTS RENTAL NETWORK 920-428-411l or email him at....eric@rentals-wisconsin.com................MOUNTAIN SPORT & REPAIR 920-373-7258 Local ATV & Snowmobile Rentals and Repair.........LAKEWOOD SKI & SPORT 715-276-3071 Cross county ski rentals & snow shoes and Snowboards Bikes, Kayaks, skis, wakeboards and tubes.................POWERS SERVICE CENTER 715-276-7170 Pontoon and Fishing Boat Rentals PLEASE.....NO FIREWORKS on the property. Fire hazard is just too great with 17 acres of woods and too much garbage left behind. NO FIREARM usage on the property. We do not allow firearm shooting or target practice on the property unless you are booking a hunting stay during hunting season.

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17 Acres of Northwoods Beauty with Direct Access to Trails - Anderson Lake Lodge
average rating of 4.84375 based on 67 reviews
5

Spacious and Fun.

  • 5 of 5

Unlimited outdoor and indoor games, room for all to spread out and enjoy. Great trails and friendly bar next door. Can't beat the Anderson Lake Lodge!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Dominic......So happy to see you and the guys return year after year! Sounds like you enjoyed your stay again and glad you enjoyed all the games and trails. We try to come up with games for everyone and every age. I look forward to your return again next year!!!
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5

It was a wonderful house and I'd recommend it to anyone and everyone!

  • 5 of 5

My two kids and I stayed for a last-minute long weekend. They had a blast, wandering around the huge outdoor areas, having campfires at night, running around the house. It was a terrific trip and a wonderful place to stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Steve for your "five star" review. I'm so happy we were able to accommodate you and the boys for your weekend! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you'll visit us again!
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Solon
5

ATV Trip

  • 5 of 5

Hi Patti,

Our stay couldn't have been better! From the moment we walked in the door we knew we choose the right place. ATV trails just outside the door and more than enough parking for trailers, trucks and ATVs. The trails were awesome, and more than we could travel in the 4 days we were there. Riding through the national parks made for some great scenery and stops along way at local bars & eateries. The home is very comfortable and inviting with plenty of space allowing us to spread out throughout the house with out running into each other. With 11 people that's pretty hard to do at most places. For us the down stairs area with the bar, tv and game table was a great place to relax after a long day on the trails. The outdoor space was awesome as well, plenty of seating around the fire, outdoor games were a hit. We really didn't have to bring more than just clothes, just about everything else was provided. Thank you again for your hospitality, we will definitely be back.

The Serbousek's

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm always thrilled when our guests can enjoy not only the accommodations but the property and the surrounding area on the spectacular ATV trail system as well! Thank you for taking the time to submit your glowing "five star" review. It was a pleasure working with you and I look forward to all of you returning soon!
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Hanover Park
5

Great Getaway House!

  • 5 of 5

This house had everything we needed plus more! It was perfect!! We didn’t get to do everything we wanted like the ATVs but that just gives us more reason to go back!! We brought more then we needed. No bug spray needed. No charcoal needed. No wood needed. No lighter fluid needed. HAS EVERYTHING.

PROS

enough things to do in the house to stay in all weekend

Very spacious

Clean

Equipped

Lots of games

Great Host

CONS:

Bad TV service. We didn’t watch much but late nights we wanted to watch a little and it was always going in and out. Kind of annoying to even watch the news since it keeps blinking out.

Bad WIFI and phone service. Everyone who had a iPhone it did not work regardless the service lol. Androids surprisingly did.

The water smelled very bad

Brita cartridge in kitchen sinks needs to be changed

Overall I would stay again for sure!!! I would refer anyone who is trying to get away to this house! We will be back!! Thanks again Patti.

Stayed June22-24th,2018

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your "five star" review! I'm glad you found everything you needed for your stay and enjoyed your weekend. I was surprised to hear about the Directv problems....I have never had a problem with that unless there could have been satellite issues! The Hughes Net WiFi was recently installed in hopes of gaining better reception than we had with the local provider. I will have someone take a look at any branches that may have gotten in the way of both satellite dishes! It becomes very difficult at times to get the best reception when you're located on 17 acres of woods in a very rural area. The sulfur smell in the well water is a new development....we have installed yet another filtration system in an attempt to rectify this situation that seems to come and go. Thank you for your input and I assure you we're doing our best to provide the best service we can to all our guests. With all that said I'm happy to hear it didn't interfere with your weekend of fun!!
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Sauk City, Wisconsin
5

Six longtime friends on a getaway!!

  • 5 of 5

Their home is absolutely wonderful!! Tastefully decorated, very cozy and homey feeling. Three roomy floors to accommodate all sizes of groups!! From an abundance of towels, toiletries, paper products to a fantastic washer and dryer they didn’t forget a single amenity. The list goes on and on! Grill equipment and fire pit were nice features. We put on a few hundred miles on the ATV trails. Stopped in at several local pubs along the way. Even patronized Karen’s shop in the village of Mountain and had personalized caps made up for each of us!! Played a lot of cards and games and watched TV on a great screen! We’ve already recommended your home to family and friends! Thank you for making our stay so memorable!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a wonderful "five star" review! We try our best not to forget anything a guest may need while staying. I wish I could have gotten over to meet all of you......I'm hoping there's a next time for that. It was very enjoyable working with you and talking with you guys and I do hope we'll see you again!! Thank You!
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5

The best place to stay in the Northwoods!!

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful place that has everything you will need plus more...HIGHLY Recommend staying here. All the comforts of home. Never had any problems and if you are on an ATV trip with friends, this is the place to stay. The trail runs right through the driveway.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Elaina....I'm so glad you all enjoyed your stay and had a chance to get some ATV riding in. With 450 miles of interconnected trails you shouldn't have run out of places to ride! If you get a chance to come up in the fall you will surely enjoy some beautiful Northwoods fall colors!! It was a pleasure working with you and I hope we'll see all of you back again soon!
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Car: necessary

Golfing.......Horseback riding...........Casinos (2 within 20 minutes)...........Great Swimming Areas within minutes.............Pontoon Boat Rentals Available Locally

...............Jet Ski Rental Available Locally..................

Excellent Fishing Lakes (summer & winter).......Hunting on Property and area Public Land............30 miles to Whitewater Rafting on the Peshtigo River..........Cross Country Ski Trails........Ski Rental Available in Lakewood

..........ATV with Direct Access.........ATV Rental & Repair Available Locally.................Snowmobile with Direct Access...........Sand Pit Volleyball Pit on property

.............Fire Pit

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning/Maintenance Fee $100 + Tax

PLEASE NOTE: All rates include four people...any additional guests will be $20.00 per person/per night.

All Guests are subject to the minimum stay requirements.

Cancellation Policy: Please have your dates firm before making your reservations. Our cancellation policy provides no refund of the $200 deposit made to reserve the dates for you and your guests. 50% refund of the final payment if canceling 14 days prior to your arrival date and No refunds for cancellations less than 14 days prior to check in unless we are able to rent your reserved dates. There are no refunds on Holiday dates being reserved. Any cancellations 13 days or less involving extraordinary circumstances (no snow for snowmobiles is one of those) may apply payments not refunded to another date within the calendar year (excluding Holiday dates being reserved).

Our check in time is anytime after 3 pm and check out is by 11 am



This property is intended for family gatherings and mature responsible groups of friends. Minimum age to rent is 30 and all guests must be at least 21 years old unless traveling with parents.

New Year's Eve stays require the purchase of the damage protection policy.


If acquiring a website quote, indicate the number of intended guests staying or the website will default to 2 guests resulting in an incorrect lower quote.

We do not allow fireworks on the property...too risky with 17 acres of woods and just leaves too much garbage on the grounds.

No firearm shooting unless you have booked a hunting stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund