Announcements & Happenings
May 11, 2016
Ice Off on Girl Lake - April
is another early ice off for Girl
Lake. In our 25 years here,
the only earlier ice off was in 2012
when the ice cleared the lake on
Crappies are biting well
right now. Limits of 10" and
11" fish the last couple of nights
out. A little beer batter and
some onion rings make a great spring
time fish dinner.
Docks are all in the lake
and cabins have had their spring
cleaning. Things work great when we
have an early spring. Get lots
of work done. Almost
looks like a resort again.
Another great "Thank You" to my dock
crew, some of whom have been helping
me for over 20 years. Al
Roehl, his son's Matt and Greg, our
newest helper, Greg's 9 year old son
Aiden, Matt's girlfriend, Jen, and
Dick and Linda Myrmann. We
always have a lot of fun and, once
again, no major problems. Dick
did miss a rock while wading through
the water and did a face plant but
A few guests are here now
doing the Work Week thing.
Homestead is getting repainted with
many thanks to Rod and Teresa
Peterson. Jim Strachota will
be here Monday to help finish with
the trim paint and a few other
projects. Next weekend,
another group will be here to help
rebuild decks shifted around by the
deep frost we experience.
We have had a few
cancellations recently opening up
some very nice cabin space in late
June and July. Check out our
availability in the charts
bookmarked below. Reservations can be made on
line or by phone. See the
"Reservations" page by clicking the
link on the menu bar to the left.
A couple of notable openings
Available due to cancellations,
our deluxe, three bedroom, air
conditioned, "Colonial" cabin is
open three prime weeks in
mid-summer. July 9 - 16, July
August 6 and August 6 - 13
Late June also has a
few openings and there are a few
scattered openings in July. Click
below to view the charts. Lots of
openings also in August. Please give
us a call if you have any questions.
We're looking forward to a
great year, welcoming back old
friends and meeting new ones.
Stay safe everyone, and we'll see
you at the lake.
many of our guests who get up to watch the sun rise but Jamie
Daby, here with his family, was up with his iPad Air one day the
week of June 14 -20. He took a time lapse video of the the
event and sent me a link. Check it out. That's
Grandpa Wipplinger getting his boat ready for an early morning
outing in the lower right hand corner.
reservation calendar for 2016
is up-to-date. Click "Availability Chart" to view.
1-800-972-0147 if you have any questions.
We hope you'll
take some time to browse through our Web Site. There are
over 50 pages of information. Check the menu bar on the
left for the headings you are interested in.
Ridge Resort Video!!
To see our
video, click on the
picture below for options.
Steve Johnson took
this and several other pictures of the resort. Pictured above
are our "Lazy Days", "Homestead" and "Sarajac" cabins.