Canoe & Kayak through Paradise
With more than 1,300 lakes and 73 rivers and streams, Vilas County has plenty of opportunities for paddling trips. Take a canoe or kayak trip down one of the rivers or explore miles of water on the many lake chains. Spend an afternoon paddling your kayak or take a weeklong canoe trip.
There’s no shortage of good paddling waters in Vilas County. A number of quiet lakes, many of them non-motor waters, provide unmatched serenity for canoeists and kayakers. The Wisconsin and Manitowish Rivers offer more outstanding opportunities for canoeing, kayaking and paddling.
This lake grid details all public-access lakes and boat landings.
Plan your Vilas County paddling adventure today!