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See some of our favorite Vilas County scenes

If you can’t come to Vilas County right now, we’ll bring Vilas County to you. Sit back, relax, and scroll this gallery of some of our favorite images from our beautiful corner of the Northwoods.

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lumberjack trail vilas county wisconsin

The Lumberjack Trail near Boulder Junction is a wonderful route to hike in spring, summer or fall.


loon and chick on lake vilas county wisconsin

Keep your eyes peeled for birds when you’re in Vilas County; loons especially like the calm, early-morning waters of the county’s lakes. (Photo: Dave Peters)


sunset over lake vilas county wisconsin

Always a classic: A sunset over a Northwoods lake.


Cranberry Harvest Tour At Lake Nokomis Cranberries Vilas County Wisconsin

Did you know that cranberries are grown right here in Vilas County? Visitors can see the harvest in action at Lake Nokomis Cranberries in Eagle River.


Star Lake Nature Trail Vilas County Wisconsin

The Star Lake Nature Trail is a beautiful spot for a wilderness hike.


kayaking on the wisconsin river vilas county wisconsin

In Vilas County, canoers and kayakers can explore hundreds of lakes and iconic waterways like the Wisconsin River.


hiking on shannon lake trail vilas county wisconsin

Vilas County is home to nearly 75 multi-use trails like the Shannon Lake Trail. Find a trail and bring a friend!


Star Lake vilas county wisconsin

You never know what views you’ll find on your next Vilas County hike.


Conover Phelps Bike Trail.

Be sure to stop and take in the scenery when you’re exploring Vilas County’s scores of biking trails, too. (Pictured: The Conover-Phelps Trail)


fall color on vilas county lake

Three things you need for a great fall photo in Vilas County: 1) Stunning fall colors 2) A smooth-as-glass lake 3) The expansive blue skies of the Northwoods. (Photo: Anne Small)