Beaches of Vilas County

Published: October 7, 2020

Vilas County is home to some of the most pristine swimming lakes in the Midwest. There’s nothing like a refreshing swim in the crystal-clear water…


Five places for an unforgettable hike

Published: August 20, 2020

This is a wonderful time of year to explore the trails in Vilas County. The air is crisp and new vistas are opening up in…


Your ATV guide to Vilas County

Published: July 24, 2020

A free app is helping riders get the most out of County’s expanding ATV/UTV Trail network. The Map It Vilas County trails app has details…

Winter events in Vilas County

Festive events in Vilas County

Published: October 23, 2019

It’s the season to celebrate in Vilas County! From Santa visits to sleigh rides, trail rides to outdoor carnivals, there’s something for the whole family…

Kayaking on Vilas County Wisconsin lake in fall

Can’t-miss Instagram photo ops

Published: September 3, 2019

Fall is here, and you won’t even need a filter to make your Vilas County pictures the envy of your friends’ Instagram feeds. From Rustic…

Van Vliet Hemlocks Vilas County Wisconsin

Trailside discoveries

Published: August 1, 2019

Vilas County has more than 75 designated multi-use trails, including the 52-mile Heart of Vilas County Paved Bike Trail System. The trails are a great…

Scenic Vilas

Visit these scenic summer spots

Published: June 24, 2019

Vilas County boasts breathtaking natural scenery all year long, but summer might just be the best time to visit. The weather is warm, the forests…

Fishing in Vilas County

Vilas County Fishing Reports

Published: June 17, 2019

Here are some sources of Vilas County fishing information. Eagle River Weekly Fishing Report Lake-Link Wisconsin DNR Outdoor Report

ATVing summer Vilas County Wisconsin

Launch your Northwoods ATVing adventure

Published: May 30, 2019

Vilas County is home to boundless natural beauty, and there isn’t a more exciting way to take in this scenery than from the front seat…

Vilas County Wisconsin lake spring

Explore Vilas County’s wonderful waters

Published: April 4, 2019

Vilas County is home to more than 1,300 lakes and countless rivers and streams. That’s a lot to explore, whether you’re paddling, fishing, boating, swimming…


Five winter adventures

Published: February 6, 2019

Vilas County has everything you need for an unforgettable winter adventure—vast, picturesque forests, endless amounts of snow and more than 1,300 postcard-perfect frozen lakes. At…

Vilas County Dog Snowmobiling 2018

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…

Published: November 28, 2018

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Published: November 28, 2018

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Supper club season

Supper club season

Published: October 3, 2018

Vilas County is the perfect place to enjoy a classic Wisconsin dining experience. The county is home to some of the best supper clubs in…

Vilas County Hiking By Lake 2

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…