Vilas County holiday gift guide

Published: November 8, 2016

Enjoy every moment of shopping this holiday season. Vilas County is a beautiful place to find unique items for family, friends and anyone else on your gift list. There’s nothing like travelling down a forest road in search of a cozy shop filled with items you’ll never find in a big city. The shopping experience is as special as the gifts you’ll discover.

Here are a few ideas for your Vilas County shopping list:

Outdoor gear

Vilas County has lots of great sporting goods shops selling the latest gear at competitive prices. One of the great things about shopping at these stores, is the employees and owners of these retailers have deep knowledge about what they are selling – when they are not in the store you’ll probably find them on the lake or in the woods. If you’re not sure what you’re looking for, they are there to help.

Arts and crafts

For years, Vilas County’s natural beauty has inspired some of Wisconsin’s most beloved artists and craftspeople. You can find their work, and the work of other regional and national talents, in Vilas County’s shops and galleries. You’ll never have more fun finding the perfect gift.

Jams, jellies and more

Find something sweet for someone sweet! Vilas County shops sell a delicious variety of jams, jellies and sweet delights. You’ll also find handcrafted salsas, hot chocolate mixes, sauces and more. These items are all delicious and many are not available elsewhere. Be sure to also pick up something for yourself!

Warm apparel

In Vilas County, you’ll find the cure for cold weather. Vilas County knows a thing or two about winter and the county’s retailers are stocked with all the apparel you’ll need to get through the frostiest mornings. This is the place to shop for sweaters, hats, mittens, coats, scarves and boots.  Make sure your loved ones have the warmest and coziest apparel this winter!