Want to try kayaking or paddle boarding? Join us for a group paddle on Thursday, July 25th for a kayak paddle on the Chequamegon Bay. Meet at Solstice Outdoors at 6:00 pm, and we will return by 7:30 pm. This event is open to all experience levels -- there will be a demonstration on the beach before heading out! Call us at 715-682-3590 to reserve your spot today. This event is limited to 12 participants, so plan ahead. Kayaks and paddle boards will be rented at a discounted rate of $20.00 for the event! We hope to see you there!
Meet at Solstice Outdoors at 8:30 am, then caravan to Gurney. We expect to be back at the shop by noon.
See Potato River Falls, take a 3 mile (round-trip) hike on the North Country Trail to a scenic outlook, End meet up at Wren Falls. There is about a 25 min drive to first waterfalls. Wear shoes for wet, muddy conditions. Must be able to walk along a rustic trail with rugged terrain. There will be some great photo opportunities. Bring binoculars if you are interested in bird watching
Anyone who wants to keep hiking, exploring more waterfalls, we can point you in the right direction for more fun spots nearby!
We are offering a free meet up event to brush up on your birding skills or learn new ones before the big Chequamegon Birding and Nature Festival.
We will meet at Solstice Outdoors at 8 am and start out at Prentice Park. We will then head over to the Great Lakes Visitors Center to see what we can find! All skill levels are welcome to join from beginner to expert!
This event is BYOB - Bring Your Own Binoculars! Message us if you are interested in joining but do not have binoculars, we may be able to find a pair for you to borrow. Wear comfortable shoes for walking. We expect to return to the shop by 11 am.
Join us for the fun, free kid's ski race on Lake Superior before Book Across the Bay. The event is open to all kids 12 and under. Registration opens at 10a.m. inside the Blue Wave building at Solstice Outdoors. The race starts at 11a.m. for kids 8-12 and 11:30a.m. for under 8. Every participant will receive a metal, hot chocolate and a cookie.
Join us for a free stomp around Prentice Park on the pack trails. We’ll have a bonfire, hot chocolate! Bring your own snowshoes and the family and enjoy a little fresh air and fun. If you need snowshoes we’ll have so to use.
Kick off summer with us on Saturday, May 26th 9a.m.-6p.m.
We'll be chillin' with a beach fire weenie and smore roast. Plus free kayak and paddleboard demos all day, weather permitting. Of course we'll have summer steals and deals including our best pricing, 15% OFF, on new Surftech paddleboards.
Register your kiddos for the Book It - Kids' Race! On Lake Superior, Saturday morning before Book Across the Bay.
Book It is a free, fun, race for children 12 and under. Registration and Bib pick up for Book It will be at Solstice Outdoors starting at 10am. The race starts at 11am for 8-12 year olds and 11:30am for 8 and under. All participant will receive a commemorative medal, hot chocolate, and cookies! If you have questions, please call 715.682.3590
Join us for a once in a century opportunity to view the partial solar eclipse from a kayak on Lake Superior’s Chequamegon Bay. Cost is $25 and includes kayak equipment and a free pair of solar glasses. We will paddle out into the bay, watch nature’s majesty and toast to the eclipse. 12-2p.m. Call the shop to register or register online...
Check out what the solar eclipse will look like in Ashland, Wisconsin...
Join us for our Spring Expo as we kick off summer in style! We'll have FREE paddleboard and kayak demos throughout the day. Plus amazing deals on new paddleboards. Come down for specials throughout the store, camp cooking demos, wienie roast, smores and a beach fire. Test out hammocks, tents and sleeping bags andregister for door prizes.
Register your kiddos for the Book It Kids FUN Race on Lake Superior Saturday morning before Book Across the Bay. Book It is a FREE, fun race open to all kids ages 12 and under. Registration and bib pick up for the Book It will be in the Book Across the Bay tent at a Solstice Outdoors table on Saturday 11AM-12:30PM before the race. The race starts at 12:30PM for ages 8-12 and 1:00PM for ages 8 and under. Every participant will receive a commemorative medal along with hot chocolate and cookies.
Join us for shopping and socializing and discover the new LOLE FALL COLLECTION...our newest arrivals (fresh out of the box). Plus try other special select styles that you can order that evening. Be one of the first customers and get a free LOLE goodie bag. Try on LOLE and enter to win a lovely LOLE piece. Don't miss this fun ladies night!
Sunday, June 12th
Learn about the gear you need, how to use it, casting instruction and fly tying. Cost is $60 and includes lunch at Blue Wave on the Bay Coffeehouse. Event is sponsored by Solstice Outdoors with support from Anglers All, Wild Rivers Chapter Trout Unlimited and Ashland Parks and Recreation.
Join us for our first Annual Spring Expo as we kick off summer in style! We'll have FREE paddleboard and kayak demos throughout the day. Plus amazing deals on new and used paddleboards.
Wienie Roast & Smores
Camp Cooking Demos
Test out our latest gear: Hammocks, Tents, Sleeping bags & more!
Join us for some adventurous reading featuring the book "Closer to the Ground" by Dylan Tomine. Discussion and local food by Blue Wave on the Bay Coffeehouse & Eatery on Tuesday evenings 6:30-8:00p.m. on February 16, 23rd and March 1st. Cost is $29 per person and includes the book and snacks for all discussions. Space is limited. Register now online or call 715.682.3590
Ever wonder what to do with all the beach stone and glass treasures you and your kids have collected along the shore?
Join Solstice Outdoors and Lissa Flemming, owner Silverwaves Jewelry, to learn how to drill holes and create fun, organic jewelry for yourself or as a gift.
Space is limited to 6 people. Class will be held in the meeting space at Blue Wave on the Bay.
Cost is $75/person and includes materials to make 2-3 pendants and a pair of earrings.
Join our 10K and Half Marathon Training Team to train for the 10K Cruisin’ the Corridor or the Whistlestop Half Marathon this fall.
Whether you’ve been training or running a race is on your bucket list this is a great opportunity to connect with others with a similar goal, get a comprehensive training plan, gait analysis, nutrition recommendations and weekly motivation with an experienced trainer. While previous running is not required; we advise that a basic level of fitness is needed.
- 12 Week Training Program
- Starts Tuesday July 14th at 5:30p.m. You will meet every Tuesday at 5:30p.m. with the trainer.
- Cost is $40 for the program which includes a Solstice Training Team t-shirt, written training plan, weekly contact and educational newsletters, video form and gait analysis, interval and speed work, a tracking and feedback system for those who want to work on speed and finish times, nutrition recommendations and weekly support!
Register in the store or online