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Marvel in Manitowish Waters
Marvel in Manitowish Waters
Dec 26 2016 – Jan 1 2017 all-day
Marvel in Manitowish Waters
“MARVEL IN MANITOWISH WATERS” PROVIDES CHRISTMAS-TO-NEW-YEAR HOLIDAY WEEK ACTIVITIES Count down to the New Year in Manitowish Waters with low/no cost, family-fun, indoor/outdoor activities during the holiday week regardless of the weather conditions!     ANY DAY!!!!!! EXPLORE THE OUTDOORS (AND INDOORS) * Burn off those holiday calories by getting out on our area trails or ice fishing the area lakes! * Over 10 miles of classic and skate ski trails are available at The North Lakeland Trails located at Hwy K and Papoose Rd * Try the new WinMan Trails – located at Hwy J and Hwy W intersection                  ~ Over 5 miles of classic and skate ski trails & snowshoe trails * North Lakeland Discovery Center has over 13 miles of classic and skate ski trails for you to explore * The area boasts a number of wonderful dining establishments, plus quaint shops & galleries to enjoy * Make plans to spend time in Manitowish Waters at our unique shops – be sure to check out their After Christmas Sales! TUESDAY  ~   12/27 *    Snowshoe – Fireside Yoga – Tea and Snacks – 1pm – Camp Jorn – Enjoy snowy pines and Rest Lake panoramas on our beautiful, groomed trails at Camp Jorn for a 1.5 mile snowshoe, then warm up by the fire with an all-levels Vinyasa yoga class followed by tea, wine and yummy snacks. Bring your own snowshoes please. $15 per person *   Open House with Christmas Crafts ~ 3pm–7pm – Manito Art League will help you create Christmas crafts at Koller Library   WEDNESDAY  ~   12/28 *    Open House with Christmas Crafts ~ 9am–3pm – Manito Art League will help you create Christmas crafts at Koller Library *    River Trail Snowshoe ~ 1pm-3pm – Discovery Center – Follow the Manitowish River with Discovery Center Naturalist Licia Johnson as she guides you down one of the Center’s most picturesque and beautiful trails. Meet at the Tower Road parking lot (Statehouse Lake Trail sign) across from the Ye Olde Shillelagh. Space is limited; advance registration appreciated. $5 per person   THURSDAY  ~   12/29 *    North Lakeland Discovery Center Events: Free Snowshoe Day ~ 9am–4pm – All sizes of snowshoes available for complimentary, onsite use.  Enjoy the crisp air, sights of nature, and celebrate the holiday season! Chili Cookoff ~ 11am – Stop by and try some delicious chili! Chili cook-off lunch available for $5 – Complimentary cider, teas, and coffee too. Contact the Discovery Center for more information and to register your entry!  Join us from 11-2 to taste and vote for your favorite! Up for grabs is the prestigious “Wooden Spoon” award!  Please register your entry by 12/27 or click here. Family Play Day ~ 11am–2pm – The Discovery Center hosts several free drop-in activities including winter scavenger hunts, snow critter building, crafts & more.  Strap on your snowshoes or skis and explore our trails! Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides ~ 11am-2pm – Enjoy the beauty of the Discovery Center by horse-drawn sleigh!  Sponsored by the Manitowish Waters Chamber of Commerce and MW Lions Club ~ it’s a great way to get out and spend time with your family surrounded by the splendor of the season! *    Open House with Christmas Crafts ~ 3pm–7pm – Koller Library   FRIDAY  ~   12/30 *     Open House with Christmas Crafts ~ 9am–3pm – Koller Library *     Candlelit Snowshoe ~ 5pm-7:30pm – Visit the Discovery Center Trails for an early evening snowshoe hike with beautifully lit luminaries paving the way.  The Candlelit Trail is 2 miles in length.  Hot chocolate, s’mores and a bonfire will help keep us warm and cozy. $5 per person *     Enjoy the day exploring one of our numerous nature trails via snowshoe, cross-country skis or foot! Or hop on your sled and ride the well-groomed snowmobile trails…And start the countdown to 2017!   SATURDAY  ~   12/31 *    Fat Tire Biking Demo ~ 10am–3pm – The WinMan Trails – Demos will be available for use on the groomed fat bike trail and the WinMan trail crew will be leading guided rides. Already own a fat bike? Join us anyways for a fun afternoon of riding and parking lot shenanigans. *******FIREWORKS AT MIDNIGHT AT THE PEA PATCH MOTEL & SALOON*******   SUNDAY  ~   1/1/2017 GO PACK GO! – We sure love those Green Bay Packers!  Today at Noon they take on the Detroit Lions! Go cheer on the Pack at one of the area’s pubs or restaurants! We have great places to choose from!   FOR MORE INFORMATION: Manitowish Waters Chamber of Commerce 715-543-8488   
Chamber Board Meeting 8:30 am
Chamber Board Meeting @ TBD
Jan 19 @ 8:30 am
Chamber Board Meeting @ TBD
The Chamber Board meets monthly – normally on the 3rd Thursday of the month. Location is typically the Manitowish Waters Community Center – however please call to verify – as this time/date/location is subject to change.