Vilas County, WI

Experience Incredible Fall Beauty!


Vilas County is your Northwoods fall getaway. See the very best in autumn color amid majestic forests, pristine lakes and some of the best trails in the Midwest. Vilas County is the perfect place to relax and play this fall.

Vilas County is famous for its beautiful lakes. The county is home to more than 1,300 lakes, one of the largest concentrations of freshwater lakes on the planet. For more than a century, anglers have headed to this corner of northern Wisconsin to fish for musky, walleye, bass, pike and panfish.

Vilas Fall Favorites
Hikers, bikers and birdwatchers can choose from more than 50 designated trails, including everything from rugged single-track buttonmountain bike trails to paved hiking and biking paths. Fall is a great time to go canoeing and kayaking on wilderness lakes and quiet rivers.

Golf is another popular fall activity in the Northwoods. Choose from nine great courses in Vilas County.

During the fall, the 12 friendly resort communities of Vilas County host a variety of festivals, fairs, races and celebrations.

Vilas County offers a full range of lodging options, including resorts, bed & breakfasts, cottages, cabins and motels. Make memories that last a lifetime – plan your fall trip today!


Catch the Action Kids’ Fishing Contest

We had some great entries for the Catch the Action Kids’ Fishing Contest – see the winning photo and all of the entries here.


Vilas County, WI


Today Saturday Sunday
It is forcast to be Snow Showers at 10:00 PM CDT on October 31, 2014
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It is forcast to be Clear at 10:00 PM CDT on November 01, 2014
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It is forcast to be Partly Cloudy at 9:00 PM CST on November 02, 2014
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