The Back Forty
Located in the Village

The Back Forty

Located in the Village

The Back Forty Igloos: Refuel slopeside with all your favorite libations and menu items from Forty Acres Tavern inside your very own heated igloo - the ultimate winter dining experience!

The Back Forty

Reserve An Igloo

  • The Village
  • Happy Hour
  • Family Friendly
  • 6-8 people per igloo. 6 person minimum.
  • 1.5 hour time slots for $40 | Must reserve in advance
  • $150 minimum food and beverage tab
  • Dress for the weather. While igloos are heated, they are still outdoors. 
  • To check-in, please visit the hostess inside the Forty Acres Tavern's main entrance.
  • If you do not arrive within 10 minutes of your reservation, you forgo your igloo to guests on the waitlist.
  • Important: Please arrive on time with your entire group present.


The initial booking fee of $40 is non-refundable.

For any questions regarding your experience, please reach out to 231.549.7155.

Hours

The Back Forty Biergarten

Friday & Saturday: 11am-10pm, Sunday: 11am-9pm, Wednesday & Thursday: 4-9pm

The Ultimate Winter Experience

Enjoy your favorite resort dining while inside your very own heated igloo.

Still hungry?

Biergarten Menu

  • Cans

    Bud Light

    5.50

    Miller Lite

    5.50

    Michelob Ultra

    5.50

    PBR | 24oz

    5

    Everetts IPA | 16oz

    7.75

    SkyBridge Seltzer

    7.75

    Blake's Hard Cider | Flannel Mouth

    7.75
  • Draft

    Short's | Locals Light

    7.75

    Saugatuck Brewing | Peanut Butter Porter

    7.75

    Everett's IPA

    7.75

    Brewery Vivant | Ski Patrol

    7.75
  • Cocktails

    Back Forty Bloody

    13

    Gypsy Vodka, Miss Mary’s Morning Elixir, Pickle, Blue Cheese Olive, Queen Olive, Pepperoncini Pepper

    Stormy Ride

    12

    Myers Dark Rum, Ginger Beer, Lime

    Drop of Sunshine

    12

    Deep Eddy Grapefruit Vodka, Soda, Lime

    Back Forty Long Island

    14

    Blend of Spirits, House Sour, Coke

    Holiday Fizz

    12

    Water Hill Cranberry Liqueur, Sparkling Wine, Orange Juice

    Naughty Russian

    13

    Skrewball Peanut Butter Whiskey, Cream, Kahlua

  • Warmers

    Salted Mountain

    13

    Foggy Mountain Salted Caramel Whiskey, Hot Chocolate, Whipped Topping

    S'mores

    13

    Stoli Vanilla Vodka, Hot Chocolate, Marshmallows

    Tow Rope

    13

    Skrewball Peanut Butter Whiskey, Frangelico, Hot Chocolate

    Awesome Coffee

    16

    Kahlua, Bailey’s, Grand Marnier, Brandy, Coffee, Whipped Topping

    Irish Coffee

    13

    Baileys, Jameson, Coffee, Whipped Topping

  • Wine

    Fleurs De Prarie

    11 | 36

    Rose

    Duc Du Valmer

    10 | 36

    Sparkling

    J Lohr

    14 | 48

    Chardonnay

    Le Coeur De La Reine

    11 | 38

    Sauvignon

    Vipra Rosso Dolce

    10 | 36

    Sweet Red

    Wine by Joe

    12 | 38

    Pinot Noir

    Donati Chalet Edelweiss

    14 | 48

    Claret

    Juggernaut

    14 | 48

    Cabernet