Fat Biking Winman Trail

Explore the WinMan Trails

Published: February 24, 2021

Located between the communities of Winchester and Manitowish Waters, the WinMan Trails sit on more than 1,300 acres of private and public lands in northwestern…

Spa Day in Vilas County

Pamper yourself in St. Germain

Published: February 24, 2021

The charming community of St. Germain, located in southern Vilas County, offers great outdoors experiences, but it’s also a wonderful place to take a day…

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Visit the Snowmobile Capital of the World®

Published: February 11, 2021

Near the southern edge of Vilas County in Wisconsin’s Northwoods, motorsports enthusiasts will find a snowmobiler’s dream. The small city of Eagle River is known…

Conover Sledding Hill Vilas County

Winter fun at Conover Town Park

Published: February 11, 2021

Located in northeastern Vilas County, the town of Conover is a great place for a Northwoods adventure in any season. If you head to this…

The Tamaracks Off-Highway Motorcycle Trail

Published: June 30, 2020

The Tamaracks OHM trail system has 14 miles of single-track motorcycle trails that offer the beginner and intermediate skill levels an opportunity to enjoy off-road…

Children on a snow-covered lake Presque Isle Wisconsin

See a few of our favorite Vilas County moments

Published: January 21, 2020

See a few of our favorite Vilas County moments Everyone who visits Vilas County makes their own moments, whether it’s watching a jaw-dropping sunset over…

Downtown Vilas Theatre

Four things to do in Vilas County next year

Published: November 19, 2019

Here’s a resolution for you: plan a visit to Vilas County next year. Home to 12 unique, friendly communities and boundless Northwoods wilderness, Vilas County…

Vilas County 2015 Fall Video Shoot

Vilas County spring hikes

Published: March 19, 2019

This season, see the forests of Vilas County spring to life before your eyes. Before long, trilliums will carpet the forests, leaves will be unfolding…

Heart Of Vilas County Mercer Bike Trail

Heart of Vilas County – Mercer

Published: December 4, 2018

The newest addition to the over 50-mile Heart of Vilas County Bike Trail. Three segments are asphalted and the other three 3 segments follow the…

White Deer Loop

White Deer Loop

Published: November 28, 2018

Famous area with a white deer population, this loop takes you through wooded area, past an airport landing strip and Boulder Lake boat landing. Take…

St. Germain Fat Bike Loop

St. Germain Fat Bike Loop

Published: November 28, 2018

Groomed trails traverse mature mixed woods, with level and gently rolling terrain. Fatbikes allowed during winter season only.

Nichols Lake Landing

Nichols Lake Landing

Published: November 28, 2018

Pleasant, short .6-mile trip. Great for families, a picnic lunch or a dip in the lake. Extend your trip by starting at the Boulder Junction…

Blackjack Springs Wilderness Trail

Blackjack Springs Wilderness Trail

Published: November 28, 2018

Officially designated as a Wilderness in 1978, this 5,800 acre area is located 7 miles northeast of Eagle River, Wis. in Vilas County. Blackjack Springs…

Bear Lake Road

Bear Lake Road

Published: November 28, 2018

Starting on the Heart of Vilas County bike trail, take a smooth, mostly flat route through the forest to Little Crooked Lake boat landing.

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Holiday event guide

Published: October 23, 2018

This winter, head to Vilas County for timeless holiday events. The holiday season is especially festive here, when snow begins to cover our forests and…

Atv Overview Aug2020

Lakeland ATV Club trails

Published: October 11, 2018

This club wants to share the outdoors with others. Members aim to be proponents of safe and sustainable ATV/UTV use, and stewards of the trails…