Eagle River Summer Hockey School

For five decades, the ERRA has been a cornerstone of exceptional hockey instruction and development in the Midwest. Join us in celebrating the 50-year legacy of Eagle River Summer Hockey School, a valued summer tradition in the Northwoods since 1974.

Get Elevated

Unleash Excellence with the Power of Collaboration: We're thrilled to continue the exciting partnership between Eagle River Hockey School and the North American Hockey League's prestigious Wisconsin Windigo. This dynamic collaboration is set to unlock your child's potential.

For generations, Northern Wisconsin hockey families have carried the tradition of excellence that comes with the Eagle River Hockey School. Now, in partnership with Wisconsin Windigo, that legacy is evolving to bring your young skater an even more exceptional training opportunity.

The North American Hockey League is renowned for creating pathways to success for aspiring young skaters across the nation. Through our partnership with Wisconsin Windigo, your child will be exposed to the fast-paced style and cutting-edge training that has propelled players to greatness.

The Windigo's coaching staff and leadership will infuse our program with modern teaching techniques, helping players tap into their full potential. Our coaching staff this summer will include a network of accomplished junior, college, and professional players and coaches.

What to Expect:

  • Immersive coaching from Windigo's experienced professionals
  • Modern teaching techniques for accelerated player development
  • Team-based practices and positional strategies
  • Off-ice training to enhance overall performance
  • A direct pathway to realizing your child's hockey dreams

Coaching Staff

One of the key highlights of the program is its exceptional coaching staff, comprising seasoned professionals dedicated to nurturing the next generation of hockey stars. Led by Wisconsin Windigo's Head Coach, Blake Heitela, and Assistant Head Coach, Casey Kirley, the coaching lineup includes Marcus Gloss, Assistant Coach at Buffalo State University, Connor Hannon, a standout player in the German 3rd League, Cole Mickel, a former Windigo player and current athlete at Niagara University, and Max Martin who is a current Wisconsin Windigo, and will go on to play for Bowling Green State University in the CCHA. With their wealth of experience and personalized approach to coaching, participants can look forward to receiving expert guidance tailored to their individual needs.


July 1-5: Basic Skills Program (2016-2018) $325

July 1-5: Essential Skills (2014-2016) $425

July 1-5: Mini-Mite Clinic (2018-2020) $100

July 8-12: Complete Training 1 (2011-2013) $625 skater/$300 goalie

July 15-19: High School/Midget (2005-2009) $725 skater/$300 goalie

July 22-26: Advanced Training (2009-2011) $625 skater/$300 goalie

July 29-Aug. 2: Complete Training 2 (2012-2014) $625 skater/$300 goalie

*For complete program schedules and details click here!

*Local skaters enjoy a 40% discount on registration, local goalies receive free entry, and other goalies get 20% off! Email tournaments@erra.com for your discount code to use at checkout.


Jessica Adamovich

Hockey School Registrar


Blake Hietla

Windigo Head Coach/Camp Lead Instructor

For questions regarding registration please contact the Hockey School Register. For program specific questions please contact Camp Lead Instructor.

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