Summer Activities

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Holiday Stables

Featuring trail rides through miles of beautiful woods and fields, or regularly scheduled hayrides in the summer, Holiday Stables is a great way to get out with nature. Usually beginning June 1st, the Holiday Stables are located just one mile from the resort. Call 715-362-1881 for reservations.

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Resort Cookout

Come and meet you neighbors! Bring something to grill and drink. We provide an array of delicious side dishes and our famous Texas chocolate cake. Your grill master for the evening will be none other than Kim Zambon!

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Lake Sports

Swim on our beautiful sandy beach or get out on the water in one of our boats. Sailboats, canoes, kayaks, paddle boards, hydro-bikes, rowboats, and pontoon boats are available for rent.

Outdoor Sports

Enjoy a day of family fun playing a game of bean bags or improve your tennis on one of the two regulation tennis courts. Holiday Acres also has a sand volleyball court, shuffleboard, a basketball court, and a soccer goal. 

Looking for a challenge? Try finding a partner and going for a spin on a tandam bike or just take a relaxing ride on a standard bike, both available for rent.

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Fishing

Lake Thompson features 386 acres of prime fishing for Walleye, Musky, Northern Pike, Bass and pan fish. 6 H.P motors are available for rent, or you can bring your own boating equipment. Be sure to check out our fishing lake facts and topo map before you hit the water. Special fishing packages are also available.

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Turn of the Century Gift Shop

Be sure to visit Turn of the Century, our exceptional gift and clothing shop that is located on the resort. Open mid May to mid October.

Heated Indoor Pool

Our indoor pool is the perfect place to spend a rainy day! The heated pool has a deep end for the avid swimmer as well as a shallow end for the toddlers and beginners. The pool area also features a full size cedar sauna and access to the outdoor patio. The Patio Cafe is located next to pool, making it the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat after taking a swim.

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Nature Trails

Hike on some of the 1,000 acres of our beautifully wooded trails or enjoy the Long Lake Nature Trail. See front desk for details. Weekly Summer Naturalist Programs are available starting June 15th.

Geocaching

Using a hand held GPS receiver, the geocacher can use the location coordinates to find caches hidden throughout the world by individuals or organizations. We have hidden a few caches on our property for our guests.

Rent a Geocaching Kit. Kit includes GPS, compass, maps, and coordinates for Holiday Acres fun filled geocache hunt. Instruction Materials and Assistance available.

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Golf

Hone your skills on our putting green before going to the many Northwoods golf courses located in the surrounding area.

Special golf weekend packages are also available during the summer months.