Located on the shores of Lake Superior’s beautiful Chequamegon Bay, Washburn is a red-hot destination for those with a passion for fishing lake trout, salmon and smallmouth bass. Washburn offers a pair of campgrounds, Class A trout streams, sand beaches, and a marina. The Washburn Historical Museum, housed in a historic bank building, features changing art exhibits and regional history.
Book Across the Bay
Cross-country ski race and tour, or snowshoe trek across Chequamegon Bay from Ashland to Washburn. Navigate the 10K course by the light of the stars plus...
Bonnie & Clyde
June 23 - July 09
A professional theatrical company out of the Twin Cities, Sidekick Theatre presents "Bonnie & Clyde," a new musical by Frank Wildhorn and Don Black.
Superior Vistas Bike Tour
Novice and experienced bicyclists ride a scenic mix of paved roads past farmland, forest, lakes, gently rolling hills, vistas and views of Lake Superior....
Dog Paddle Kayak Rental
Explore Chequamegon Bay's caves, coves and beaches in stable sit-on-top kayaks or stand up paddleboards. Hourly, daily, weekly. We haul. Call for reservations....
Big Rock Campground
Located on the Sioux River, a Class A steelhead trout stream, the park offers a spot for picnicking, wildlife viewing, hiking, bank and stream fishing and...
Chequamegon Book & Coffee Company
More than 70,000 books sit on the shelves of their enormous brownstone on the main street of Washburn. You'll discover everything from paperbacks to rare books...