The Merrill Space Chamber of Commerce has introduced that their Highlight on Enterprise for August is the 107 Bait Shack positioned at N2040 State Freeway 107. Throughout the road from the MARC and close to Council Grounds State Park entrance.
Jerry and Louise Ingman relocated to Merrill, in late Summer season 2016. Day by day they drove previous an outdated bait and mini-golf enterprise throughout from the MARC Heart and close to the Council Grounds State Park entrance and noticed an important potential to revive it for added enjoyable alternatives locally.
With dedication, 107 Bait Shack was bought within the Spring of 2018. Because it had sat dormant for a few years, the constructing was reworked to incorporate four dwell bait tanks and a Cedar Crest ice cream parlor. An organization from Florida, who makes a speciality of mini-golf turf, got here to resurface the 18-hole course. The brand new leisure website opened for enterprise late August 2018 and the Ingman’s proceed to be appreciative of the neighborhood’s welcoming throughout their 6 week ‘tender opening’.
As a seasonal enterprise, it closes in late September and reopens in late December with dwell bait and deal with for the ice fishing season. Mid-March the Shack closes once more and reopens per week or so, previous to the Spring fishing season in early Could.
This summer season has been particularly busy! With social distancing a precedence, individuals are having fun with outside household enjoyable. Clients thank the Ingman’s for offering a spot to go within the space to play mini-golf and for an ice cream deal with afterwards. Providing 12 flavors of hand scooped ice cream from WI, they characteristic new flavors month-to-month.
Plus, dwell bait, worms, leeches, deal with and poles for these spending time on the many lovely fishing spots our space provides. In addition they supply firewood too, for these headed to the campgrounds.
“The 107 Bait Shack is simply one other nice instance of a household owned, Merrill enterprise, locally all of us name residence”, concluded Debbe Kinsey, Chamber CEO.
For extra data contact the Chamber at 715-536-9474.