Northwest Wisconsin Blog

Find out about all of the fun happening in Northwest Wisconsin throughout the year with our new Northwest Wisconsin Blog.

Planning your Summer or Fall ATV Getaway in Washburn County

April 30, 2020

  Over 100 miles of scenic ATV trails make Washburn County a premier destination for your summer or fall getaway. Trails wind through dense Northwoods forests, along rivers and streams, and through some of the most ATV-friendly towns in the midwest.  If you’re up for a little adventure, plan to pick up your new ATV…

Top 12 – Get Ready For Springtime Kayaking/Canoeing

April 12, 2020

It is finally Spring here in Northwest Wisconsin! That is why we’ve compiled a list of some of the best spots for premiere springtime kayaking/canoeing in the area. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, if you are out and about exploring these scenic spots be sure to practice social distancing to keep yourself and those around…

Top 12 – The Last Hurrah of Winter Activities

March 10, 2020

Winter is coming to an end and Spring is on the horizon… Be sure to attend the last hurrah of winter events happening in Northwest Wisconsin! We’ve done our best to compile the most exciting events coming to you this March/April as we prepare for another beautiful Spring in Wisconsin. Shamrock Shuffle 5k/10k Sawyer County…

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Explore Chippewa County

February 21, 2020

As Spring approaches, don’t hesitate to take advantage of all of the outdoor winter activities Chippewa County has to offer. Whether you prefer horsepower or manpower, we have options for you! Check out some of our favorite areas for outdoor rec: State Trail Passes can be purchased at a daily ($5) or ($25) annual rate…

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Top 12 XC Ski/Snowshoeing Trails in Northwest Wisconsin

February 12, 2020

Winter sports enthusiasts, rejoice! We’ve compiled a list of our favorite xc ski and snowshoeing trails in Northwest Wisconsin. These scenic trails are sure to please any skier – from novice to expert. “Northern Lights” Skate/Classic Trail Bayfield County Mt. Ashwabay’s  “Northern Lights” Skate/Classic trail is newly completed in 2020. It is 12K long traveling…

Embrace Winter in Bayfield County

February 6, 2020

There are lots of ways to enjoy the winter season in Bayfield County! Here are a few of our favorites: Snowmobiling – with 600 miles of groomed trails and lots of unplowed forest roads, you can cover a lot of ground and stop at some great places along the way to warm up and refuel.…

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Top 12 Ice Fishing Events in Northwest Wisconsin

January 30, 2020

Ice fishing in Northwest Wisconsin is a fan-favorite! With so many ice fishing contests and events coming up, we wanted to take some time to highlight a couple of our favorites. Keep reading for more information on some of the best upcoming ice fishing contests and events in Northwest Wisconsin. Siren Lion’s Club Fishing Tournament…

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Winter Fun in Rusk County

January 21, 2020

The cold can’t stop the fun! Rusk County offers a numerous amount of enjoyable activities and beautiful winter wonderland scenery. Snowmobiling, hiking, skiing- the majestic Blue Hills allows for hours of adventure. From braving the winter weather in search of the trophy fish or settling in to devour a delicious meal, entertainment for all ages…

Top 12 Snowmobile Trails in Northwest Wisconsin

December 14, 2019

If you love winter and moving at a faster pace, then you’ll definitely want to adventure down these scenic and thrilling snowmobile trails in Northwest Wisconsin. The Northwoods of Wisconsin is the perfect place to experience some of the best snowmobiling in the nation. From beginners to seasoned veterans – there’s a trail for you.…

Escape to Burnett County

September 30, 2019

Take a step into the past when you book a weekend get-a-way at the brand- new Burnett County Forest & Parks Camper Cabin. Tucked away in the southeastern woods of Burnett County you’ll find this little rustic escape that serves as the perfect opportunity to experience “real camping” without the worry of fighting the weather…