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.
Skiing – with 10 groomed cross-country ski trail systems, there are over 200 Kilometers to ski, plus 11 downhill runs at Mt. Ashwabay Ski & Recreation Area.
Fat Biking – lots of places to ride all winter long. Get a copy of our Winter Trails guide for more details.
Events – there are so many events happening all winter long you don’t have time for cabin fever!
Feb. 7 – 8: Rittenhouse Inn Red Wine Weekend in Bayfield, WI
Feb. 8: Barn Quilt Paint & Sip at the Harborview Event Center in Washburn, WI
Feb. 9: North End Classic Cross-County Ski Race in Cable, WI
Feb. 9: Kids Fishing Contest, Birchgrove Campgrounds in Iron River, WI
Feb. 14: Book Across the Bay, Lake Superior at Ashland, WI
Feb. 15: Bike Across the Bay, Harborview Event Center in Washburn, WI
Feb. 15: 2nd Annual Northern Pines Sled Dog Race, Northern Pines Golf Course & Event Center in Iron River, WI
Feb.15: Drummond Bar Stool Races, Black Bear Inn, in Drummond, WI
Feb. 19 – 23: American Birkie Week
Feb. 22: Annual Dart Tournament, Legendary Waters Resort & Casino, Red Cliff, WI
Feb. 22: Candlelight Trek at Iron River National Fish Hatchery
Feb. 23: Annual King & Queen of the Mountain Competition
Feb. 27 – Mar. 1: Quilters Retreat, Harbor View Event Center, Washburn, WI
To truly enjoy your winter getaway, stay in one of our cozy cabins, hotels or resorts for a relaxing atmosphere in this scenic destination. Find lodging, dining, and activities on our interactive map at www.travelbayfieldcounty.com.