Family Base Camp

Explore Lake Superior's South Shore by using Whitecap as your Family Base Camp this summer.

1200 feet above and just minutes away from the Apostle Island National Lake Shore

A Destination Location

Whether you're searching for the perfect corporate retreat location, a mountaintop wedding or bringing the extended family together for a reunion, the Whitecap Mountains Ski & Golf Resort is your answer, offering year-round family recreation, lodging, and down-home hospitality in Northern WIsconsin. 

Discover a wide selection of accommodations, catering options, world-class golf on Skye Golf's gorgeous bent-grass greens, disc golf, paddle boats on Weber Lake and more. The peaceful setting on our mountains will help make your event a huge success.

Here's why to give Whitecap serious consideration…

• We have been the first choice for family reunions and gathering for more than twenty-five years… and the same families keep returning year after year. We enjoy bringing families together and hosting their events.

• Our goal is to create the perfect event for your family.

• The buildings and hospitality of the resort reflect the Old World charm, architecture and traditions of a Tyrollian village in the European Alps.

• Meals feature that down-home family style menu to match the traditions and budget of your family group.

• Whitecap's family reunion programs are budget minded -- priced to be affordable - starting as low as $35/adult, $15/child, per day for lodging, meals and activities.
• Located mid-continent, The Whitecap Ski & Golf Resort is at the gateway to Michigan's scenic Upper Peninsula and on the doorstep of the Chequamegon National Forest, Lake Superior and the Apostle Islands. The resort is within an hour of 30+ waterfalls and six historic lighthouses built between 1863 and 1898. We are just minutes from the historic mining and lumbering towns of Hurley, Wisconsin and Ironwood, Michigan.
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• The Whitecap Mountains offer year-round lodging accommodations for up to 400 people,meeting & banquet services and an ideal wilderness setting. Our skilled staff is ready to make your event unforgettable. Whitecap features a casual environment in which to renew your family ties, hear and tell family stories and learn the secrets of family lore that have entertained the generations.

• The Whitecap Lodge features a large indoor swimming pool and Jacuzzi. Also available are a variety of lakeside chalets, condos on the green and village homes.

• All kinds of activities are available for kids from 1 to 101 - from golf to fishing, to hiking, to swimming in the indoor pool or Weber Lake, to soaking in the Jacuzzi, to sitting around and chatting with family members in our many nooks and crannies or at the family fireside circle.

• The Whitecap Mountains are located in the ancient Penokee Mountain Range of Lake Superior - rising up from the shores of Weber Lake, a pristine spring fed mountain lake with boating, canoeing, kayaking, fishing and swimming. Kayak and Sailing junkets are available on Lake Superior through The Whitecap Kayaking Excursions.

• Hiking: The North Country National Scenic Trail linking the Appalachian Trail in Vermont to the Lewis and Clark Trail in North Dakota runs through the Whitecap property.

• Biking: Pines and Mines Mountain Bike Trail System is over 300 miles long and wanders through the forests of Michigan's Upper Peninsula and northern Wisconsin…an historic route with trails ranging from quiet gravel roads to single track backcountry trails.

Wedding Ceremonies
• For an outdoor wedding ceremony, you can be wed on the shores of Weber Lake or on top of one of our mountains with Lake Superior's South Shore and the Apostle Islands on the horizon. Not to worry if the weather turns bad, we can bring you indoors to the cathedral-like A-frame in our Village Center with the entire 30-foot high western all glass wall looking out on to the lake & mountains.