The Real Northwoods Experience(5 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Two Lakefront 2 BR Cottages in northern Wisconsin - Pets Welcome
The lakefront is a family-friendly area with a gentle slope and no steep drop-offs in the water. You might also take one of the kayaks or canoe to explore Oxbow's many bays and islands. Presque Isle, known as 'Wisconsin's Last Wilderness' offers limitless opportunities for hiking, biking, wildlife viewing & birding. Located within the immediate area are the 3000 acre Catherine Wolter Conservancy Area, the Van Vliet Old Growth Hemlocks, the Ottawa National Forest, the North Lakeland Discovery Environmental Center and the WinMan Trails. All offer miles of mapped hiking and biking trails and self-guided nature walks some with programs that will enhance your wildlife experience.
'Presque Isle,' French for 'almost an island' offers many other large and small water bodies for varied fishing and water sporting activities. Evenings you can gather around the outdoor fire pit, perhaps after a dinner out at one of the several fine supper clubs in the Presque isle area, or engage in some friendly family rivalry with a badminton match or board game. You will come to savor the laid-back Northwoods life style and will end your vacation refreshed and ready to return again soon.
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Member since: 2014
- 650 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 4
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Lake View
The Village of Presque Isle is small, quaint and has just 600 yearround residents. Summer is our busiest season, given that we are surrounded by water. Presque Isle means "almost an island" in French....moreless
- Water View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 29 - Jun 9, 2017
3 night min stay
Jun 10 - Sep 8, 2017
3 night min stay
Sep 9 - Oct 13, 2017
3 night min stay
Oct 14 - Dec 2, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $30
- Tax Rate 10%
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Presque Isle is nestled in the northwest corner of Vilas county, and within the 220,000-acre AmericanLegion State Forest. Right across the the state line is the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and the Ottawa National Forest with over a million acres of explorable land. This is a quiet community that respects recreational boater/skier/tuber. Fishing and anything water-related are the natural highlights; with a plethora of awesome day trips, most notably waterfalls, Lake Superior, and hiking trails.
About the owner: We are a local family who came to Oxbow Lake 35 years ago from downtown Chicago. We have raised our children, and now grandchildren, here in Presque Isle and we are eager to share the beauty and tranquility of the Northwoods with you.
Why the Owner Chose Presque Isle, WI, USA:
The 'Walleye' & 'Musky' offer a traditional Northwoods experience with reasonably modern amenities, without being 'just like home.'
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Reasonably priced with a host of family friendly activities that do not require admission fees, keyboards or internet connections!
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Fall colors, view from the boat landing just across the lake.
Welcome to the Musky Cabin.
Spacious living and dining room in the Walleye Cabin.
The Musky Cabin has a wood-burning fireplace.
Bedroom #2 in Walleye Cabin.
Bedroom #2 in Musky. The two twin beds can be pushed together to make a king.
Picture from Walleye's private pier to Musky's private pier, boat included
A couple canoes in front of the Twin Cabins
Just down the road, there's albino alley - you might get lucky enough to see 1!
Stairs to the cabins.. pictured here, the Walleye Cabin.
A large fire pit provides the perfect space to enjoy and remember.
Clean and comfortable sitting area with view of the lake.
Bedroom #1 in Walleye Cabin.
Bedroom #1 in Musky Cabin
Both cabins have their own private pier and 14ft boat with trolling motor.
A set of kayaks and a canoe are on hand for your enjoyment.
Loons breed on Oxbow Lake every year.
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Tuesday, March 14, 2017
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