Forest County

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Great outdoor activities, fun festivals and outstanding fishing await you in Forest County in the Northwoods of Wisconsin. Visitors to Forest County will find small-town charm and friendly, helpful people. Enjoy fishing, boating, swimming, hunting, hiking, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing and ATVing. Don’t miss the Crandon Off-Road Races! Communities throughout the county offer unique shops and restaurants.

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Phone:  715-478-3450 or 800-478-3450
Address: 116 South Lake Avenue, Crandon, WI 54520 (map)

Forest County Northwoods Bum Itinerary


Go on a scenic auto tour of Forest County. Hit the trails for an ATV tour of the forest. Catch a glimpse of a bald eagle. Head to the beach for a picnic and a swim. Go canoeing and kayaking … 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

Forest County Northwoods Gumshoe Itinerary


Ride the Lumberjack Special Steam Train. Visit the Chief Willard Ackley Memorial. Take a walk around Courthouse Square in Crandon. Visit the 140-year-old Dinesen house. Spend some time in the Forest County Historical Museum. Go Geocaching! Find caches hidden all … Continue reading

Forest County Northwoods Highbrow Itinerary


Keep an eye out for the many bald eagles. Spend some time on Courthouse Square in Crandon. Be dazzled by an exciting water ski show. Tour the Forest County Potawatomi Cultural Center & Museum. Swing the clubs on a Forest … Continue reading

Forest County Northwoods Trailblazer Itinerary


Ride the outstanding ATV Trails. Go on a scenic auto tour. Spot bald eagles throughout the county. Hit a sandy beach for swimming and a picnic. Bike top-notch mountain bike trails. Enjoy road biking on quiet forest roads. Go camping … Continue reading

Forest County Northwoods Wannabees Itinerary


Keep an eye out for the area’s many bald eagles. Pack a picnic basket and your swimsuit and head to the beach. Go road biking on quiet roads. Hop on your mountain bike and hit the trail. Catch a water … Continue reading


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