One of the most carefree ways to explore Vilas County is on two wheels. Leave the car parked and breathe in the fresh Northwoods air as you pedal through a dramatic wooded landscape. The summer riding in Vilas County is outstanding – the days are warm but not oppressively hot like biking destinations in the south. Vilas County routes will take you past sparking lakes, through old-growth forests and into charming Northwoods towns. Whether you follow a route to get exercise or to find ice cream, you’ll have an unforgettable ride. If you like to bike in places that are flat, safe and relaxing, you have a plenty of options in Vilas County. You also don’t need to bring a bike along on your trip to enjoy a ride – local shops rent quality bikes, including new, name-brand trail bikes. A few great shorter-distance trails that are perfect for families: the Three Eagle Trail, the Presque Isle/Winchester Bike Route and the Land O’ Lakes Bike Trail.