Things To Do

Located in beautiful Northwest Wisconsin, the lakes and trails are a huge draw for visitors coming to Washburn County, but there’s so much more to explore when you visit. Whether you’re an art seeker, antique hunter, shopping enthusiast, or family fun explorer, you’ll find tons of great things to do on your vacation. What are you waiting for? Start exploring:

Best Of Washco

You asked us... So we turned around & asked you, the visitors, where are some of the best places to go, things to do, events to attend, and a little bit in between.


Paint pottery like a true artist. Ride on a historic train. Take a hike at a nature sanctuary. Learn how to age a fish. Sip on locally brewed beer. The fun, the attractions, the memories are…


An independent bookstore. Unique art galleries. Seemingly endless antique shops. The authentic hometown shopping experience in Washburn County is like no other. Wander through a quaint…

Farms & Farmers Markets

A stroll through one of Washburn County’s farmers markets is a must experience when visiting the area. Local farmers offer a variety of in season produce such as apples and pumpkins in…

Arts & Culture

It seems as though everywhere you turn in the area, you'll find incredible art, from galleries featuring local artists to mosaics and murals decorating the communities.

Museums & History

From railroads to canoes to living history, Washburn County's rich heritage is fascinating and fun. With a history that stretches back centuries, there are countless stories to be told in…

Health & Wellness

You’re on’s time to pamper yourself! The locals will tell you, there are some great spots for aerial yoga, reiki, and of course to pamper yourself at the salon as…

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