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Experience the Magic: Visiting the Northwoods between Christmas and New Years!

Ah, the holidays! That time of year when family, friends, and loved ones come together to celebrate and share in the joy of the season.

And what better place to experience the magic of the holidays than in the beautiful northwoods of Wisconsin, in the charming town of Minocqua!

In case you’ve never been, Minocqua is a picturesque small town with tons of activities and events to keep the whole family entertained during the holiday season.

From boutique shopping to cozy restaurants, and plenty of outdoor activities, Minocqua is the ideal destination for a holiday getaway. And Birch Trail Resort, is the perfect place to stay while you’re up here!

Where to Stay

Birch Trail Resort is situated on the shores of Amber Lake (previously Squaw Lake) and offers glistening, snow-covered views as you sip your morning cup of joe in your cabin. With plenty of private and semi-private rooms, our cabins are wonderful for any size family gathering.

In addition, each cabin offers a full-size kitchen for cooking up your favorite holiday meals, immaculately clean living quarters, and tons of soft seating to share stories around the fireplace.

Plus, Birch Trail Resort is perfectly positioned near all kinds of winter activities and festivities. And when everyone meets back at the cabin, rest assured the hot shower and warm cabin will be just the respite everyone needs after a day of adventure in the Northwoods.

What to Do

From skiing and snowshoeing to ice fishing and snowmobiling, you can find plenty of ways to get out and explore the area with your family.

Just minutes away from Minocqua largest snow-sport hot-spot, Minocqua Winter Park, guests of Birch Trail Resort have easy access to downhill skiing, snow tubing, ice skating, cross-country skiing and so much more!

Plus, with trails surrounding the property, and all throughout Minocqua, the snowmobiling fans of the family can enjoy hours and hours of fun.

In case anyone isn’t as enthusiastic about outdoor sports as the others, downtown Minocqua offers a respite from the cold. Full of unique boutiques and restaurants, local pubs and gift shops, an afternoon strolling downtown would be just the ticket!

To top it all off, the holiday season in Minocqua is also full of festive activities and events. From Christmas caroling and Snowmy Kromer (Minocqua’s giant snowman) to the Candlelight Snowshoe Hike and Santa’s Sprints Fun Ski, there’s truly something for everyone to enjoy.

Tips for enjoying your holiday in Minocqua

No matter what you’re looking for, Minocqua is the perfect destination for a holiday getaway. Here are a few tips for making the most of your stay:

  • Pack plenty of warm clothing and outdoor gear. The weather in Minocqua can change quickly, so it’s important to be prepared.

  • Make sure to book your stay at Birch Trail Resort early. This popular resort books up quickly during the holiday season.

  • Make sure to explore the town. From cozy cafes and local boutiques to outdoor activities, there’s so much to explore while you're here.

  • Take advantage of the holiday-themed events and activities. From Christmas caroling to ice skating, start your day early and play late!

  • Don’t forget to take in the scenery. From the frozen lakes to the snow-covered trees, Minocqua is a winter wonderland.

Book Your Stay Now!

If you are looking for an exciting holiday trip, head to Minocqua and stay at Birch Trail Resort. Be mesmerized by the breathtaking natural beauty, cozy cabins, and plethora of winter activities nearby.

Don't wait, plan your trip to the Northwoods from Christmas to New Year's and embrace the enchantment of the region. Call Birch Trail Resort now!


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