17 Fabulous One-Stop Weekend Escapes
Chetek, Wisconsin: Canoe Bay
What is most noticeable at Canoe Bay near Chetek, Wisconsin, is what's missing. Kids. Traffic. Cell phones ringing. Few sounds break the spell of this 280-acre retreat surrounded by North Woods.
Couples come to hide away on honeymoons or rekindle relationships in 23 rooms and cottages around Lake Wahdoon. Except for during the dinner hour, guests run a higher chance of seeing wildlife than people. Many couples choose to cocoon in rooms and cottages that glow with warm wood tones and reflect the architectural style of Frank Lloyd Wright. Fresh flowers, baked goods and steaming coffee discreetly delivered each morning add to the atmosphere at this getaway (100 miles east of Minneapolis) (800) 568-1995.