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Gary W Skillestad Sr Owner/Manager

Member since: 2013
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Speaks english

Spacious and laidback with families, groups and pets welcome. Relax and enjoy.

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
Half Baths2
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of the Hayward vacation lodge rental

Million $ Lakeview w/private bar TV WIFI beds and huge kitchen. Fish snowmobile

You won't find authentic Northwoods charm and history like this ANYWHERE! RELAX! Historical photos inlaid in the bar are incredible. Your group gets this beautiful view plus your own bar! Have meals at the bar looking out over the legendary wilderness lake Chippewa Flowage. Big Chip Lodge is located at 9068 W Moore's Bay Trail, Hayward, WI 54843. Check us out, like and share also at https://www.facebook.com/BigChipLodge/. We're gradually making improvements while doing the best we can to keep the price very affordable. Million dollar view of Chippewa Flowage(Home of the World Record Musky) from what used to be a bar! Moore's Bay fills with nice crappie in the Fall. Trophy musky, walleye, smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, northern, perch and bluegill abound. Snowmobile. Ice fish. Cross country ski. The American Birkebeiner is held in February starting in Cable and ending in Hayward. Deer hunt across the bay in the Chequemagon National Forest. Groups can musky fish and deer hunt in the Fall. Hayward Lakes Muskies Inc. Tournament is the first weekend in October. Moore's Bay fills with crappie in the Fall. Photo filled bar overlooks huge Big Chip and the private dock. 3 knotty pine bedrooms upstairs and open room with bed and couches downstairs sleeps up to 12. Check out the walk thru video. Great stereo system. Satellite 50" TV. One full bath and two half baths. Huge kitchen with 2 refrigerators and a full size freezer. Catch fish off the dock. Float around on a warm summer day. Relax with a beverage under millions of stars by a lakeview campfire with your friends. Smell that food grilling out on the huge deck. You can't get any more comfy and laid back than this. Come on out to the country. Call now!

Check for boat rentals. Also Deerfoot 715-462-3328, Johnson's 715-462-3225, Deer Run 715-462-3276 or Dun Rovin 715-462-3834.

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible
Gary W Skillestad Sr Owner/Manager (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Call Owner
Speaks english

Location

Nearest Airport
87 Miles
Duluth International Airport
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Deerfoot Lodge or just stay at your own
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Big Fish Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
County B
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Chippewa Inn, Deerfoot Lodge, R&R Bayview brkfast
Nearest Ski
10 Metres
Cross country skiing on lake American Birkebeiner
Nearest Beach
1 Metres
Next Cabin to south
Car: recommended

Just out of Hayward past LCO Casino and the new Prop's Landing, Big Chip Lodge is on the edge of the Chequemagon National Forest. Wilderness beauty is spectacular with the sounds of loons and zillions of stars in the dark night sky. Big Chip Lodge is waiting for fun travelers! Moore's Bay fills with crappie in the Fall. The Hayward Lakes Muskie Inc. Tourney, Lumberjack Shows and American Birkebeiner are here.

Chippewa Valley Airport Eau Claire 104 miles

Minneapolis St Paul International Airport 149 miles

Sawyer County Airport 2 miles For pontoon and fishing boat rentals call Deerfoot 715-462-3328, Johnson's 715-462-3225, Deer Run 715-462-3276 or Dun Rovin 715-462-3834.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation lodge rental in Hayward, Wisconsin

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter
Dec 1 2016 - Mar 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$181
C$1,091
 
 
Birkie Ski Race
Feb 23 2017 - Feb 27 2017
5 night minimum stay
C$1,315
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$329
C$1,976
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 5.5%

A $400 deposit is required within 7 days by credit card or check to reserve the Lodge. The remaining balance is due 15 days before your arrival date by check or money order. In the case of cancellation, deposits will be returned(less $50 handling fee) only if reservation dates are rebooked. This refund would be returned upon receipt of deposit from guest filling your reservation. No credit for short stays. Please call immediately if you will not be staying during your reserved dates. Check in time is after 3 pm and checkout is by 9 am. VRBO(877-228-3145 & 800-349-8218) and Gary W Skillestad(309-712-4767) require a phone call within 2 hours of entry on the 1st day of the lease to discuss any issues. Watch the walk-thru video to be sure this old bar will work for your group. The downstairs bedroom is an open old gameroom with couches and cots. Cell phone reception is better upstairs, by the Fishhouse, near Deerfoot Resort or at the Casino for full service. The rental includes the use of fish house(closed, no water in Winter), one dock with two sides for the lodge(center dock). Mail checks payable to Gary W Skillestad, 9068 W Moore's Bay Trail, Hayward, WI 54843.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation lodge rental in Hayward, Wisconsin

Property Type:
  • lodge
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • Upstairs full bath with tub/shower and toilet and sink. Downstairs two bathrooms each with a toilet and sink.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 murphy bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Master Bedroom(1 queen bed & a cot), Bedroom 2 (1 Full Size and 2 single beds) and Bedroom 3 (Bottom bunk double, top bunk single) upstairs. Downstairs bedroom is the old open gameroom with one couch, one foldout couch and a cot.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Large parking area for a few cars/trailers. Also fish cleaning house. I put my 18 ft boat in at Deerfoot or Deer Run Resorts nearby. The have more water for bigger boats than our boat launch. They charge $5 total for in and out. Leave money in box at ramp.