Things to see and do in Conover

Published: November 26, 2013

Founded in 1891, the community of Conover has been a Northwoods escape for visitors for more than a century. Here is a closer look on some of the things to see and do in this beautiful community.

Snowmobiling. When the snow flies in Vilas County, snowmobilers can explore more than 80 miles of groomed snowmobile trails in Conover. Conover’s trail system also connects to more than 500 miles of trails throughout Vilas County, as well as hundreds more miles in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula to the north. Learn more about snowmobiling in Conover.

Water ski shows. When the weather’s warmer, visitors to Conover can catch the Chain Skimmers Water Ski show every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. Marvel at the skiers’ tricks, jumps, flips and other stunts amid a beautiful Northwoods setting. Learn more about the Chain Skimmers.

Delicious dishes. Looking for a Friday night fish fry? How about a juicy steak? You’ll find plenty of dining options in Conover, whether you’re looking for a quick snack or a leisurely sit-down dinner. Find dining options here.