Slip away from phone, tv and the ratrace to a rustic retreat. Live in a log cabin, complete with boat and motor on the largest fresh water lake in Wisconsin beside Oshkosh but with much more character. 17,000 acres of the Lake Chippewa Flowage. Fish at bars, bogs, ""the sticks"", ""moonshine"" and catch a world class muskey, fresh perch, walleye or crappie even rock bass in quantity. A sandy beach, kitchen for Mom is she does not want to dine out, bathe in the sun or fish. Close to the Couderay casino Lac Cou D reilles (sp?) Shop downtown at Trembly's for homemade fudge. Go to Cable to ski. Hunt in the fall or just come with the guys. Stay here for a week and you will book it again every year for 40 years. We did.
Pros: Simple good natural fun
Cons: No for the primpers, no pampering