Throwback Thursdays at JTH Resort

We want your Jack The Horse Throwback Thursday Pictures! What is Throwback Thursday? We’ll tell you. People post their favorite photos from the past on Facebook or Instagram to share with others. If you have a favorite Jack The Horse photo we’d like to post it on our resort Facebook page for everyone to enjoy. Send […]

Rain or Shine

At JTH Resort we love to see kids enjoying nature.  There’s nothing quite like the excitement of a fish tugging on your line, lazy days at the beach and being amazed by wildlife in its natural habitat. While we’ve enjoyed some absolutely perfect days this summer at the lake we’ve also experienced plenty of rain showers like […]

Turtle Soup

It’s turtle time in northern Minnesota again! Painted and Snapping are both laying their eggs in plain sight. Besides digging holes on the road for their eggs, you’ll see them basking in the sun on a fallen tree and surfacing from a swim while you flip a lure out on Jack The Horse Lake. Painted turtles are fun to watch […]

Opener on May 10th

The lake is peeking out at us, the loons are calling and bass are lurking in the creek. It’s just 10 more days until fishing opener and less than a month from Memorial Day Weekend! We’re inviting you to the lake to sit back, relax and enjoy the summer…

Tribute to Winter

We’re going to be the FIRST to say this…saying goodbye to Old Man Winter is tough. Yes, it’s -15 without wind chill and uncovered skin is an easy target…BUT winter is LOTS OF FUN here. There are sunny days where the reflection off the snow is blinding as you stomp through 20+ inches of snow on top of […]

Catch of the Day!


Catch of the Day!

Open H2O Challenge

*Open H20 Challenge* Guess it right & win a JTHR T-SHIRT!! Alright folks here’s the challenge: What date do you predict the ice will disappear & we’ll have open water on Jack The Horse Lake (specifically in the resort bay). Looking for a hint? (it could go off as late as early May but we have […]

March Madness

Winter at the LAKE Shoveling the garage after a BIG snowfall Campfire on the lake with hobo pies Puka cooling off at the creek Relaxing after a walk to the resort Ice skating at the Marcell rink

Annual Challenges

Check out these ANNUAL challenges during your next vacation UP NORTH! 1. Challenge Race September – Half marathon,10k run, 5k walk-run 2. Winter Challenge February – 4.5 mile ski loppet, various activities such as skating, curling & ice fishing, dive demonstration, food & prizes, smoosh racing* *What’s SMOOSH?!  Find out at: