FAQ SECTION

What is the Canoe Bay ESCAPE Village?

  This is the first RV/Tiny Home Village in the Midwest.  The Village is perfect for a special getaway, click here to make a reservation. Every unit in the Village is hand crafted in our own RVIA Certified factory in Rice Lake, WI.   

 

How much do the ESCAPE units cost?

Prices vary considerably by model, just choose a model to see pricing and options.  Finance your ESCAPE here.

 

How quickly can I get my ESCAPE?

 Normally 60-90 days.

Is the Village a part of Canoe Bay?

While adjacent to Canoe Bay and under the same ownership, the Village is a separate entity.  The grounds of Canoe Bay are for Canoe Bay guests only.  You can make a reservation to receive food delivery to the tiny house from Canoe Bay. 

 

Can I stay overnight in units in the Village?

Absolutely.  The Village is perfect for a unique getaway...just click here for rates and availability.  ​

What about property taxes?

By law, your ESCAPE is an RV and therefore is not subject to property tax. You simply buy a tag from the DMV every year. 

 

How many units will be in the Village?

 The ESCAPE Village is a very low density development.  Set on over 100 acres, when complete approximately 90% of the property will remain wild with wetlands, lakes and wilderness with units strategically placed to maximize privacy and green space.

 

Can I alter my ESCAPE unit?

 Yes, you own it.  However you can not participate in the rental pool if your unit does not conform to the look rental guests expect.

 

Can I bring in a different Tiny Home to the Village?

 The ESCAPE village is only for ESCAPE units. 

 

What about ATV's, Snowmobiles and Personal Watercraft?

The Village is intentionally a quiet place so these are not allowed to be used on the grounds.

 

How about Children and Pets?

 No children and no pets are allowed on the property.

 

Can Visitors come to our unit?

 Absolutely within reason.  The Village is not a place for a large reunion so guests are limited at any one time.  They must register as part of the Admission Agreement.

 

What about fishing in the lakes, swimming and canoeing or kayaking?

    Yes, but please be careful.

 

What about smoking, fires and cooking out?

Smoking is not allowed on the property.  The fire risk is very high in this area so other than in designated areas, fires and cooking out are not allowed.  Please note that local fire towers look for smoke and the DNR is quick to pounce on violators...and they can be quite unpleasant including fines.

  

Is financing available?

 Finance your ESCAPE here.  The great news about ESCAPE is that by law it is an RV. Therefore you can easily finance it at any bank in the same way you would finance a car or any other RV.

 

Can I have my ESCAPE furnished?

Absolutely.  Each unit has a furnishing package option. 

 

How are ESCAPE units heated and cooled?

Heat comes from an LP furnace, split system and/or a fireplace.   A/C comes from a high efficiency split system or roof system. 

 

What about maintenance of my ESCAPE unit?

Other than routine items, your new ESCAPE has little or no maintenance.  The unit is designed to be easy on you. We do recommend re-coating the unit with our stain every 3-5 years but this is strictly optional and dependent on your location.