At the top of Wisconsin in beautiful Vilas County. Boulder Junction is a quintessential Northwoods town. Family vacation memories are made here. With more than 1,000 area lakes, you can fish, boat, paddle, swim, and water-ski the summer away. Boulder Junction prides itself as the Musky Capital of the World. Visitors enjoy a 100-year tradition of hospitality evident in the area’s shops, restaurants, and lodging. Biking on the Heart of Vilas County Paved Bike Trail is near heaven – over 45 miles of paved trail through the pristine Northern Highland-American Legion State Forest.
World Championship Musky Classic
September 11 - September 13
Annual catch and release musky tournament on area lakes. Sponsored in four communities: Boulder Junction, Presque Isle, Manitowish Waters and Winchester....
Colorama Arts & Crafts Fair
Artisans show and sell. Also enjoy a farmer's market and wild game sandwiches.
Alder Lake Cranberry Gift Shop
The Alder Lake Cranberry Gift Shop features a wide array of cranberry specialty items. Including a large selection of cranberry cookbooks, cranberry scented...
Fresh baked breads, rolls, sweets and more. Come see us!
Aqualand Ale House
A Northwoods Gastro-Pub, featuring 20 craft beers on tap, fine wine and flavored sodas. Enjoy daily specials, flat bread pizza, artisan sandwiches, fresh...
Headwaters Restaurant & Tavern
On a hill overlooking the Manitowish River, this rustic old tavern from the 30's provides the food, spirits and fun you would expect from the great Northwoods.
Seven Scenic Natural Wonders of Vilas County
Natural Attractions and Parks
Nowhere in the Midwest will you come across a higher concentration of inland freshwater lakes. Come see all the natural beauty they have to share!