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Minocqua, WI

"The Island City" is a quaint and active resort town surrounded by lakes with lots of things to do both outdoors and indoors.  It features plenty of downtown shopping, restaurants, a movie theater, go karts, horseback riding, miniature golf, zip lining, the one and only MinoquaBats ski show, the Wildwood Wildlife Zoo, and a multitude of picturesque northwoods golf courses.  

Sunset Ridge Resort

A relaxing and rustic setting on the shores of Lake Shishebogama in the northwoods of Minocqua, Wisconsin.  It features three lakeside log cabins and a larger fourth cabin set back in the woods and is a beautiful vacation destination for fishing, skiing, tubing, canoeing, kayaking, paddle boarding ,sailing, bird watching, swimming or just sitting and taking in the view.  Open May thru September.

Lake Shishebogama

Lake Shishebogama means lake of many bays.  This freshwater lake has musky, walleye, bass, blue gill, crappie, northern pike and perch to name a few.  The lake is about 700 acres, reaching 42 feet in depth, with sandy beaches, a gradual drop off and has a public boat landing.  Sunset Ridge Resort has a dedicated fish house to clean and cook your own meal.

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Sunset Ridge Resort

8835 Melbs Way, Minocqua, Wisconsin 54548, United States

Pat & Bill Melby 630-456-5238 pbmelbs@gmail.com