Boating and fishing are popular activities on Upper Twin Lake. The Lake reaches depths of up to 35 feet. It is noted for its tremendous fishery and the natural wood shoreline. Recognized for its clean, clear water, it is a haven for Muskie, Walleye, Bass and panfish.
For hiking enthusiasts, 800 miles of trails are located throughout the north woods. For those that enjoy quiet places, the forest contains five designated Wilderness areas and several semi-primitive non-motorized areas.
Motorized recreation is also available to the public, with approximately 300 miles of designated ATV and Snowmobile trails winding through the diverse landscape. ATVs are welcome at Blackiron Resort; with the ability to drive right from your site to hundreds of miles of the best trails in Wisconsin.
Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest
The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest covers more than 1.5 million acres of Wisconsin’s Northwoods. The sparse population of the area and low visitor use, make the wild and scenic beauty of the forest that much more enjoyable. Hundreds of miles of maintained trails make this area a paradise for hiking, biking and ATVs.
The Apostle Islands National Lakeshore is a U.S. national lakeshore consisting of 21 islands (Apostle Islands) and shoreline encompassing 69,372 acres on the northern tip of Wisconsin on the shore of Lake Superior. It is known for its collection of historic lighthouses, sandstone sea caves, a few old-growth remnant forests, and natural animal habitats.
National Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame
The Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame is the international headquarters for education, recognition and promotion of fresh water sportfishing.
Hayward offers an eclectic mix of goods and services including antiques, flea market treasures, fine jewelry, Native American arts and crafts, leather goods, clothing, Celtic giftware, home and garden furnishings and accessories, books, novelty items, as well as items for the outdoor enthusiast!
Blackiron Bar and Grill
Serving fresh food in a fun and casual environment. Hang out in our bar and watch the big game or enjoy our cozy dining room while the kids play in the game room.
We use locally sourced ingredients to bring the freshest food experience to you. With a menu ranging from burgers and steaks to salads, there’s something to please the whole family.
Spider Lake Golf Resort…where 9 is enough!
All levels of golfers will be challenged and thrilled by the inspiring beauty of our family friendly, 9 hole golf course. Nestled in among the tall pines of Wisconsin’s Northwoods, the Spider Lake Golf Course offers a picturesque golfing experience featuring 3300 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par 36.
Spider Lake Golf Resort, is a public golf course that opened in 1972 and features 3 sets of tees for different skill levels. It offers several weekday specials and twilight rates. For more details, visit spiderlakegolfresort.com.