Rugger's Landing

Each cottage is equipped with kitchen and bathroom with shower and use of boat. We also offer canoe and tube trips and have a restaurant and bar on premises. Pizza, chili, burgers, chicken and Friday night fish-fry or combo. Wednesday - All you can eat Pizza. Friday - Fish Fry and Combo night. Saturday - Prime Rib of Beef and prawns. Tube the Turtle! May-October. Rugger's Landing is located at the mouth of the famous Turtle River and on Pike Lake in Merce. It is the perfect place to fish, boat, canoe and relax. We offer canoe/kayak and tube rentals.

Hours of Operation

Open Year Round!


Located two miles north of Mercer on Hwy 51 on Pike Lake.


  • On Water
  • Pets Welcome/Inquire

Rafting/Tubing Services Available

  • Rentals
  • Shuttle

Meals Served

  • Dinner


  • Yes

Canoeing & Kayaking Services Available

  • Rentals


  • Yes

Number of Bedrooms

  • 1 Bedroom

Fish Type

  • Crappie
  • Musky
  • Panfish
  • Perch

Fishing style

  • Ice

Restaurant Type

  • American
  • Fish Fry
  • Pizza
  • Seafood
  • Steak

On-site Cabins/Cottages Amenities

  • Boat Rentals