Exterior of Le Chateau

The Cities of Chequamegon Bay

Part of what makes the Chequamegon Bay so special is the people that surround it. The cities around the bay are quaint, unique communities that complement the scenic beauty offered by the world’s largest lake. One of the most enjoyable aspects of a classic Wisconsin vacation is taking a day-trip, and what better area to … Read More

Apostle Islands Dog Sled Race

Adventure Weekend: Mushing in Bayfield

An Interview with Bayfield Mushers John and Mary Thiel – A Two-Part Series PART I of II John and Mary Theil operate Wolfsong Adventures in Mushing in Bayfield, Wisconsin. In addition to caring for 40+ sled dogs, John, Mary, and their team also make fabulous outdoor clothing under the name Wolfsong Outerwear (available at Howl … Read More

Dog Sled Team

Adventure Weekend: Mushing in Bayfield – Part II

An Interview with Bayfield Mushers John and Mary Thiel – A Two-Part Series PART II of II In part one of this interview, the Old Rittenhouse Inn talked with Wolfsong Adventures in Mushing’s John and Mary Thiel about how they got started in mushing and their family of sled dogs. In part II, below, we … Read More

Red wine and view out window in Suite X

Wine and Food Menus for November 2017 Red Wine Weekend

The November, 2017 Red Wine Weekend at Old Rittenhouse Inn will be held Friday and Saturday, November 3-4. Here are the details: “Life is a Cabernet” Tasting and Apps Party at Le Chateau, 7:00 PM, Friday, November 3, $45/person “An Exploration of ‘Other’ Grape Varieties” Seminar at Old Rittenhouse Inn, 1:00 PM, Saturday, November 4, … Read More