Watch for Spur on LivingSocial.com

Fall is my favorite time of year, I am loving fall….but know I need to be planning for winter. As part of our plan, watch for Spur of the Moment Ranch on LivingSocial.com The forecast for Wisconsin shows a great winter ahead; increased snowfall, and if it is anything like summer it could be real snowman building weather. The forecasts other prediction is cold,...

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Favorite Fun Places Oconto County

Look to Favorite Fun Places Oconto County for this summer’s getaway. Here is a list of some of my favorite things to do in the area. The best news is that most of them are economical and family friendly. Here is my top 8 list. Review the list and take advantage of our Summer Special 2016 https://www.spurofthemomentranch.org/specials/ Mountain Fire Tower...

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Nostalgic Cabin Story

Hospitality is a second career for me, and I wish that I had found it sooner. It is hard to explain the joy, fun, and connection that it gives me with people from all walks of life. Our cabins and campground is located at the southern end of the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest, so guests come for the relaxation and recreation. Some of them enjoy ATVing, some bring...

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Fire Tower To Re-Open

Contact: Samantha Boucher Tourism Coordinator Oconto County Economic Development Corporation Phone: (920) 834-6969   1113 Main Street Oconto, WI 54153 www.ocontocounty.org Oconto County Economic Development Corporation Press Release Re-Opening Ceremony Of the Mountain Fire Lookout Tower Mountain, June 10, 2016: We are pleased to invite you to a re-opening ceremony...

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Lakewood Trout Rearing Station

Lakewood Trout Rearing Station   A few weeks ago I had the privilege of taking a tour to a “blast from the past” that is lovingly being brought back to life. A group of volunteers, headed by Scott VanLaanen, who have a passion for trout, are seeking to re-populate our favorite rivers, and streams.   This is the Lakewood Trout Rearing Station. It was built by...

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FUN…DOGS CAN BRING THEIR PEOPLE TOO!

          Spur of the Moment Resort is Pet Friendly…For Fun, Dogs can bring their people too! Families enjoy bringing their dogs to the ranch. Cabins are easily accessible to out of doors. There are great places to go hiking, kayaking with your dogs. Many of our canines enjoy sleeping at the fire pits with their owners. Some things to keep...

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ATV/UTV SEASON OPENS APRIL 30

Our ATV/UTV Season opens April 30th this year to give everyone a chance to enjoy an extra weekend to enjoy the sport in 2016. Make your reservations now to stay at Spur of the Moment Ranch, cabins and campsites with direct trail access to the Nicolet Trail. Press Release   Oconto County ATV/UTV Trails April 30, 2016: The Oconto County Park & Forestry Committee...

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March Madness In Mountain

Look no further than Spur of the Moment Resort for March Madness in Mountain. As most of you know our winter has been mild due to it being an El Nino year. Reservations have been sparse, hard to snowmobile with low snow totals, and lakes that had a hard time being reliably frozen. So through March Madness in Mountain we are hoping to attract you to tell us what you would...

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Campground Update

It is the time of the year for all of the campground shows. Although Spur of the Moment Resort does not attend the campground shows, it is a member of the Wisconsin Association of Campground Owners. Our resort is small, and mixed so we have rustic camping cabins, camp sites, as well as full housekeeping cabins. It is a nice time of the year to shine a light on our more...

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Late January Snowmobiling

Snowmobiling is what everyone is waiting for this time of year, here is the updated snowmobile report from the Chute Pond Snowmobile Club. UPDATED January 26, 2016: The Chute Pond Snowmobile Club trails are open, but because of lack of snow, we are not on a regular grooming schedule at this time. Our overall trail condition is “fair to good early season”. The...

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Gift Certificate

Gift Certificate For A Carriage Ride The holidays are upon us. A Gift Certificate from Spur of the Moment Ranch  might be the perfect present to someone special.   You have more options than ever this season. You can give a couple, family, or spouse a Gift Certificate for a carriage ride to enjoy in the spring, summer, or fall. No better way to see the beauty of the area...

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Taste of Wisconsin In Your Cabin

This winter Spur of the Moment Resort is trying out packages that provide our guests with a Taste of Wisconsin in your cabin upon your arrival if purchased during the reservation process either via phone or online. Comfort food is always best in the winter when it is cold outside. Come in, turn the fireplace on, sit back and enjoy a package of your choice. Our selections...

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