Revved Up: Northwoods Gearhead Itineraries

For the Northwoods Gearhead, fun runs on gasoline. An ATV, snowmobile, motorboat, motorcycle or pickup truck are the steeds you ride through the big, beautiful wilderness of the Northwoods of Wisconsin. You know that the best spots to grab a juicy burger and meet good people are the places you find right along a trail, river or lake. You come to the Northwoods of Wisconsin to feel the wind against your face, whether you’re gliding over the snow or waterskiing through the waves. And in the evening, you’ll slow down just enough to enjoy some live music with friends at one of the many nightspots. Like the wolf, you like to have a good howl at the end of a long day spent prowling the Northwoods of Wisconsin.

Antigo Northwoods Gearhead Itinerary

When you start looking for lodging options, you will find comfortable, affordable place to stay throughout the county. Indoor pools and hot tubs, clean rooms, and plenty of parking means there’s something perfect for you! Some options also include a continental breakfast, or you can stop at a local restaurant for a bite to eat. Continue reading

Boulder Junction Northwoods Gearhead Itinerary

After the drive from home, boat in tow, you’re itching to see some water—and Boulder Junction doesn’t disappoint. Driving into town, you pass numerous lakes. In total, Boulder Junction offers boaters 194 crystal-clear, shimmering lakes. You’re pleased to see how clean, comfortable and convenient your motel is. Once settled in, you make plans about where to go for dinner. Continue reading

Eagle River Northwoods Gearhead Itinerary

What the Gearhead might like to do in Eagle River: Visit the Tribute Brewing Company for a tasty locally brewed beer. Stop in at one of the lakeside outdoor dining areas at a Northwoods restaurants. Continue reading

Forest County Northwoods Gearhead Itinerary

Ride miles of high-quality ATV trails. Take a relaxing auto tour of beautiful Forest County. Go biking on quiet roads or hit the trails on a mountain bike. Pitch a tent in one of the area’s many campgrounds. Go canoeing … Continue reading

Land O’Lakes Northwoods Gearhead Itinerary

Here’s what an exciting trip to the Northwoods of Wisconsin might look like for a Northwoods Gearhead in Land O’ Lakes: Arrive at the Bel Air Motel, head straight to the trailhead then spend a few hours on the new and expanded trail Continue reading

Manitowish Waters Northwoods Gearhead Itinerary

Arrive at the motel and get settled in. Grab some drinks and dinner downtown. Enjoy live entertainment at a local bar. Continue reading

Merrill Northwoods Gearhead Itinerary

You believe that fun runs on diesel fuel and gasoline. You come to the Northwoods of Wisconsin to feel the wind against your face and to have a howling good time day and night! Continue reading

Presque Isle Northwoods Gearhead Itinerary

Start your engines! A summer day offers plenty of fun for speed seekers, such as waterskiing or tubing the famed Presque Isle Chain! With its crystal clear waters, depths to 103’, and very little traffic, the chain and many of … Continue reading

Rhinelander Northwoods Gearhead Itinerary

A sample itinerary for ATVers, motorcyclists and snowmobilers. As you make your way into Rhinelander, stop at the Visitor Center for travel info and ATV maps. While you are there, make sure to visit with the world famous Hodag. Head to one of the four area campgrounds and set up camp, whether you are looking for a site along the water, woods or trail, you’ll find the perfect site. Continue reading

Tomahawk Northwoods Gearhead Itinerary

As you pull into town with your trailer full of toys, make your first stop the Tomahawk Chamber of Commerce to get local trail maps and lake maps. Need to rent your sled? Contact one of our local dealers: Tomahawk … Continue reading

Vilas County Northwoods Gearhead Itinerary

Pull up into the parking lot at the motel and unload the snowmobiles. Quickly unpack and head back out to the sleds. There’s some good daylight left—enough for a ride along Vilas County’s more than 600 miles of snowmobile trails. Continue reading


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