Spur of the Moment Blog

Campground Update

It is the time of the year for all of the campground shows. Although Spur of the Moment Resort does not attend the campground shows, it is a member of the Wisconsin Association of Campground Owners. Our resort is small, and mixed so we have rustic camping cabins, camp...

Reusable Water Bottles

Many folks who have been to the ranch are aware that we recycle as much as possible; use biodegradable garbage bags; organic hand soap; shampoo; and body wash in our bathrooms; organic cleaning products in an effort to be good stewards to the beautiful natural...

North Woods 4th Of July Fun

Come and experience North Woods 4th of July Fun this year. Start out this weekend enjoying the Wisconsin Outdoor Fun Festival in Lakewood, WI. http://www.wisconsinoutdoorfun.com/article/20140613/WOF08/306130175/Event-features-log-rolling-other-lumberjack-events. Check...

4 Reasons To Explore Lakes & Streams In Northwoods Wisconsin

There are lots of reasons to vacation to Wisconsin, but here are just a few of my favorites. First off Oconto County, Wisconsin has 58 lakes and 38 rivers and streams that provide all kinds of water fun. First off is the availability of swimming. Swimming and the...

Rafting in Wisconsin

Our Vogt family reunion spent 4 days at the ranch in our log cabins thoroughly enjoying the area. They have several high school age children; and young adults in the family who love a little excitement in their adventures, so what better way to spend the day than...

New Guinea Babies Hatched

Well, wouldn't you know. My grandkids are here, Skip called us all over to outside the compost center and there they were, 5 new guinea babies hatched in the last 24 hours. In twelve years I have never had two families hatch babies in one year, the wonders of...

Family Reunion Brings ATV’s to Mountain Wisconsin

A week or so ago we had the Vogt family reunion at Spur of the Moment Ranch in Mountain, Wisconsin. They brought about 18 ATV's with them to the ranch to enjoy the ATV trails while they were in Oconto County Wisconsin. Pictured here is a stop for lunch at one of the...

Guineas Hens Entertain Guests

Guinea Hens are fascinating little birds, however, they are not the brightest to walk the earth. But once in awhile you come across one that exceeds expectations, I have one of those now at Spur of the Moment Ranch in Mountain, Wisconsin. In 12 years, we have only had...

A Great Place For a Family Reunion

This past week the Vogt family from southeastern Wisconsin chose Spur of the Moment Ranch in Mountain Wisconsin for their annual family reunion. We were honored to host them. Each family had its own cabin; the older kids shared the bunkhouse they affectionately...

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