Snowmobile adventures in Vilas County

Published: November 29, 2018

Vilas County is the center of the snowmobile world—the snowmobile was invented here, and the World Championship Snowmobile Derby in Eagle River helped put Vilas…


Lakeshore hikes

Published: September 6, 2018

Peak fall color is moments away, making this the ideal time to discover our hiking trails. Some of the most unforgettable hikes take place where…


Undiscovered waters

Published: August 1, 2018

With more than 1,300 lakes, Vilas County is home to one of the largest collections of freshwater lakes in the world. While the county has…


Explore Vilas County’s Lake Chains

Published: May 1, 2018

With more than 1,300 lakes, there are endless places to launch a boat in Vilas County. We have lakes of all sizes, from picturesque postage-stamp…


Vilas County fishing guide

Published: April 17, 2018

With 1,300 lakes and 73 rivers and streams, Vilas County has nearly limitless places to cast a line. We have big lakes with plenty of…