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Imagine sitting out on the deck of your spacious vacation home as dusk falls. The sun sets over the clear, cool waters of Lake Balsam. Crickets chirp happily in the fading light. The sky is a deep blue, sprinkled with stars. The bright silver sliver of the moon peaks through a few lingering clouds. Toward the horizon, the deep blue hue fades and morphs into a brilliant display of purples, reds, golds and oranges. As the world turns dark, the nocturnal animals of the forest begin to stir, as if some magical force compels them to awaken. A campfire near your 'home away from home' is lit, providing a brilliant spot around which you and your family can congregate as you enjoy the wonders of evening here in the north woods of Wisconsin. The fresh smell of pine trees floats through the crisp air. Marshmallows roasted, you sit back and enjoy the rare and peaceful bliss of this moment.
Life here in the northern woods of Wisconsin is slower, somehow richer than the hustle and bustle of our lives. If you are looking for a chance to truly escape from the difficulties of everyday life; a chance to reconnect with yourself, your family and the beauty of the natural world around us, Balsam Lake in northern Wisconsin is the ideal destination. Featuring a wide variety of accommodation choices, you are sure to find the perfect 'home away from home' for your family here along the shores of Lake Balsam. Whether you are seeking to rent or purchase a vacation home, Balsam Lake offers rustic cabins, luxurious multi-family homes and everything in between.
Balsam Lake is located in Washburn County, Wisconsin, just outside of the pleasant, quaint village of Birchwood. Secluded and peaceful, but featuring all of the comforts and amenities of modern life, Balsam Lake is the perfect choice for your family vacation year after year. Fishing and water sports are among the favorite activities here on Balsam Lake. Come and pass away the time swimming, inner-tubing, water skiing or sailing. If you don't own your own boat, there are vessels available for rental here on Balsam Lake. The nearby Namekagon and Red Cedar Rivers offer visitors the chance to experience thrilling water sports of a different sort: rafting, canoeing or kayaking. Or, simply sit back in the sun on one of the many area beaches with a good book. No matter how you choose to spend a day here at Balsam Lake, you are sure to create lasting memories for yourself and your family.
Those who love fishing know that Balsam Lake and the surrounding lakes are perfect for catching panfish, walleye, perch, smallmouth bass and largemouth bass. In fact, it is a quietly kept secret that Balsam Lake is a great spot for big game fishing. Connected to the Chetac Chain of Lakes, Balsam Lake is just one of many lakes in this region featuring extraordinarily good fishing conditions. Birch Lake, Big Chetac Lake and Red Cedar Lake, all part of the Chetac Chain are known as wonderful fishing destinations among anglers worldwide. Hunting is permitted, subject to certain restrictions, here in the northern woods of Wisconsin. Wildlife including deer, waterfowl, raccoons, opossums, bald eagles and even the occasional black bear can be glimpsed here amidst the old world pine forests.
A variety of larger towns and cities are easily accessible from the Balsam Lake area. Nearby Birchwood is home to a wide variety of cafes, restaurants, shopping establishments and entertainment venues. Just to the north of Balsam Lake, lies the city of Hayward, a location rich with historical sites related to the logging industry and its impact on this region of the country. To the west, lies the city of Spooner, a town which used to serve as the hub of the Omaha Railroad Line. The local Tagalong Golf Course is world-renowned for its beautiful scenery and was actually constructed as a replica of the St. Andrew course in Scotland. While amusements unique to larger towns are within close range of Balsam Lake, the lake itself is a quiet, peaceful retreat from the responsibilities of everyday life.
For hiking and wildlife watching, be sure to check out the nearby Tuscobia Trail, a path offering hundreds of miles for hiking, ATV riding and even snow-mobiling in the winter months. The conveniently located Ice Age Trail allows hikers to witness the power of the glaciers thousands of years ago as they shaped and sculpted the land here in northern Wisconsin.
So, if you are seeking a place to escape from the ordinary; a place to truly reconnect with your family, friends and self, be sure to consider the Balsam Lake area for your next vacation. From the warm months of summer to colder winter, Balsam Lake is the perfect spot to experience the magnificence of the natural world. Don't wait! Make your reservation today.
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