Relax and Play this Summer!
Vilas County is your Northwoods summer vacation destination. Enjoy majestic forests, pristine lakes and some of the best trails in the Midwest. Vilas County is the perfect place to relax and play.
Vilas County is famous for its beautiful lakes. The county is home to more than 1,300 lakes, one of the largest concentrations of freshwater lakes on the planet. For more than a century, anglers have headed to this corner of northern Wisconsin to fish for musky, walleye, bass, pike and panfish.
Watersports enthusiasts love Vilas County. Go waterskiing and tubing across scenic lakes. Swim in the clean, clear waters. Canoe and kayak wilderness lakes and quiet rivers.
Hikers, bikers and birdwatchers can choose from more than 50 designated trails, including everything from rugged single-track mountain bike trails to paved hiking and biking paths.
Throughout the summer, the twelve friendly resort communities of Vilas County host a variety of festivals, fairs, races and celebrations.
Vilas County offers a full range of lodging options, including resorts, bed & breakfasts, cottages, cabins and motels. Make memories that last a lifetime – plan your trip today!