Ruffed Grouse Lodge - Northwoods Resort on Wilson Lake & Elk River
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
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RUFFED GROUSE LODGE is a premium resort for year-round rental on beautiful Wilson Lake in Phillips, Wisconsin. Situated on 100+ acres of private Northwoods vacationland in Price County, Ruffed Grouse Lodge is the perfect setting for vacationers seeking peace and solitude but who also desire outdoor adventure. The private grounds have plenty of room for outdoor games and gatherings. Ruffed Grouse Lodge will deliver a unique experience for your next family vacation, grouse hunt, fishing trip, or business retreat.
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Ruffed Grouse Lodge is a private 4 bedroom, 2 bath guesthouse that can comfortably accommodate up to eight people. The rustic interior is beautifully appointed with furnishings from the owner’s extensive personal collection and is accented by hunting and fishing memorabilia. The Lodge has an open floor plan with vaulted ceiling and log features. The living area holds a pool table, a 40' HDTV, a Dish Network satellite system, Wi-Fi, a CD stereo, a VCR and DVD. There are two comfortable dining areas. A fully equipped kitchen has custom cabinets, gas appliances, dishwasher and microwave. A Weber barbeque grill is included. A large sun porch with unobstructed views overlooks a quiet bay on Wilson Lake.
Timberdoodle, a 2 bedroom, 1 bath cottage, is steps away from the lake. It is furnished with a queen bed, a sitting room with HDTV, and a compete kitchen.
Remington is a beautifully appointed cottage perfect for couples. It is furnished with a queen bed, sitting area, small kitchen, & has a full bath with tile shower.
Timberdoodle and Remington are the perfect cottages for two or additional relatives of families staying in the Lodge.
Ruffed Grouse Lodge grounds are bounded on the south by a private shoreline on the 351-acre Wilson Lake, which is connected to the extensive 1200-acre Phillips’ Chain of Lakes. There is a private sandy swimming beach with a fire pit and a swim raft.
ORGANIC GARDENS, FRESH EGGS & RASPBERRIES!
Organic gardens abound at Ruffed Grouse Lodge and guests are invited to pick fresh vegetables and raspberries. Chickens free range on the grounds and children delight in gathering eggs from the nests in the coop.
ITS LIKE OWNING YOUR OWN VACATION HOME THAT SOMEONE ELSE MAINTAINS!
Ruffed Grouse Lodge is located in Elk Township, three miles from Phillip’s town center. Elk is in the heart of Price County, the Ruffed Grouse Capital of the World as designated by the Ruffed Grouse Society and is in the center of Wisconsin’s Northwoods with over 1.2 million acres of huntable land and the largest ruffed grouse and woodcock population in the nation.
HUNTERS RETURN WITH THEIR DOGS EVERY FALL TO PURSUE THE ELUSIVE 'WINGED DYNAMITE'
ELK RIVER FARM, Ruffed Grouse Lodge’s adjoining sister property, now has a newly built, beautifully appointed, one bedroom cottage. A Wolf Gas Range, Subzero Refrigerator and In-drawer microwave complete a custom crafted kitchen. A tile shower and granite countertops make our new cottage the top of the spectrum of properties in the area. ERF is designed for a couple looking for a secluded hideaway. Sorry, we do not allow children or pets at the Cottage.
The COTTAGE AT ELK RIVER FARM overlooks the Elk River and has very private access to a 2-mile secluded stretch of the river. There is a private boat launch for our guests who want to fish the Elk River for Muskie, Smallmouth Bass, Walleye, Bluegills and Crappies. Canoes and kayaks are handy for a peaceful trip along a beautiful stretch of the river where wildlife is abundant.
ELK RIVER FARM HAS A UNIQUE FEATURE NOT FOUND ANYWHERE ELSE IN THE NORTHWOODS!
The owners transformed a 19th century barn foundation to create a 'Karesansui,' or Japanese 'dry landscape garden.' The garden holds a carefully composed arrangement of indigenous rocks, water features, moss, pruned trees and shrubs. Small stones are raked to represent ripples in water. The 'Karesansui' is meant to be observed from a vantage point outside the garden. It is intended to reflect the intimate essence of nature, and to aid relaxation and the contemplation of life. The owners are students of Sukiya lifestyles and are delighted to share this special feature of Elk River Farm with interested guests.
Ruffed Grouse Lodge and Elk River Farm are connected through forested walking trails. Both locations have fire pits with free firewood and picnic areas, which are perfect for family gatherings.
Alumacraft fishing boats, canoes and kayaks are included at both Ruffed Grouse Lodge and Elk River Farm. A Yamaha 8hp outboard motor, and a MinnKota trolling motor are available for daily or weekly rental. For guests bringing their own boats, there is a public landing serving Wilson Lake one mile from the Lodge. There is also a private boat launch for access to the Elk River.
RGL is pet friendly. There is a free, sheltered, heated dog kennel. There is a $20 daily charge for crated dogs staying with their owners in the Lodge
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- 2500 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Music Library:
- Pool Table
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- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Roller Blading
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
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- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Rates are based on 1 guests; add $75 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $20
- Refundable Damage Deposit $100
- Cleaning $100
- Tax Rate 5.5%
WE CAN'T USE THE VRBO CALENDAR! PLEASE CALL US AT (715) 339-4444 or EMAil via VRBO for availability.
The Ruffed Grouse Lodge is available for Sat-Sat rental from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
Timberdoodle, Remington, and The Cottage at Elk River Farm are available for 2 nights minimum.
The WEEKLY rate for RGL is $1,350 for 2 Persons, each additional person is $200
The DAILY rate for RGL is $210 for 2 Persons, each additional person is $75 (2 night minimum).
Timberdoodle is $135 / Night for 2 Persons - Remington is $145 / Night for 2 Persons
The Cottage at Elk River Farm is $175 / Night for 2 Persons and worth every penny.
CALL US FOR AVAILABILITY. (715) 339-4444 OR contact us through www.RuffedGrouseLodge.com
We manage our own calendar. Please call us at (715) 339-4444
Guests will receive a reservation confirmation showing rates and terms by email.
A 50% deposit is required within 10 days of confirmation.
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Phillips is the Price County Seat. No stop lights, no parking meters. A nearby airport handles private jets. Price County is the Ruffed Grouse Capital of the World designated by the Ruffed Grouse Society.
Year Purchased: 1999
About the owner: Linda & I are retired Television Entertainment Industry Executives. We are outdoor enthusiasts and have been hosting families, corporate executives, grouse hunters, fishermen and winter sportsmen at Ruffed Grouse Lodge for over 10 years.
Why the Owner Chose Elk, WI, USA:
Linda grew up in nearby Park Falls and family members are nearby. Her brother Terry Ides has lived here his whole life and knows the Northwoods intimately. Terry owns and leads Ides Guides, the best grouse guide service in Price County, the Ruffed Grouse Capital of the World. We have been hunting grouse with Terry for over 35 years.
The Unique Benefits at this Lodge:
One of the first resorts on Wilson Lake was situated on this choice property. The grounds are gently sloping with stairless access to the lake. The history of the area is fascinating and our bay is quiet, quiet, quiet except during the fishing opener and the 4th of July when excited fishermen and families celebrate summer.
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- Secondary: 715-612-4444
RGL only 3 miles from Phillips town center - Turn here!
RGL Living Room and Media Center with HDTV and Dish Network
RGL Dining Area on Sunporch with terrific view of the lake.
RGL Upstairs Master Bedroom.
Guests harvest fresh veggies & raspberries from the organic garden.
Timberdoodle Master Bedroom - privacy close to Lake
New Cottage at Elk River Farm.
Cottage at Elk River Farm Ideal for two.
Cottage at Elk River Farm cozy day bed on porch.
Elk River Farm boat landing and entrance to secluded stretch of Elk River.
Nice Elk River Muskie. Throw him back!
Private Beach and Firepit at Ruffed Grouse Lodge on Wilson Lake.
Complete modern kitchen in RGL
RGL Downstairs Master Bedroom.
Timberdoodle at RGL - 30 ft. from Wilson Lake.
REMI sofa & ottoman
Cottage at Elk River Farm Professional Kitchen.
Cottage at Elk River Farm Porch with Elk River Views.
'Karesansui' Japanese Dry Garden in 100 year old barn foundation with tea house.
Smallmouth Bass are abundant in Elk River steps from cottage.
Kayaking on a secluded stretch of the Elk River where Eagles fly.
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Wednesday, October 19, 2016
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