Cranberry Country

Wisconsin Rapids

Located in the heart of the state, Wisconsin Rapids is home to some of the largest cranberry marshes in the country. Hop on the Cranberry Highway and wind through century-old cranberry beds and scenic woodlands filled with over 200 different species of birds. Whether you bicycle, hike, ATV, snowmobile or ski, excellent trails connect the area’s well-kept parks. These recreational assets, coupled with excellent historic districts and family-friendly events, make this scenic stretch of the Wisconsin River a perfect place for you and your favorite people to visit. 

Explore Wisconsin Rapids

Nekoosa Area Hometown Christmas 12/03/2022 Nekoosa - 5.76 miles away
Historic Point Basse Heritage Hollyday 12/17/2022 Nekoosa - 7.07 miles away
Nekoosa Area Hometown Christmas 12/03/2022 Nekoosa - 7.27 miles away
Indoor Winter Rome Farmers Market 12/02/2022 Rome - 11.2 miles away
Christmas In Rome 12/03/2022 Rome - 11.2 miles away
Lake Sherwood Ice Fisheree 1/21/2023 Rome - 12.58 miles away
Polar Plunge - Rome 1/01/2023 Rome - 15.29 miles away
Artic Run Model Railroad Show & Sale 1/21/2023 - 1/22/2023 Stevens Point - 17.86 miles away

Average Weather

From soaking up the summer sun to hitting the trails after a fresh snowfall, Wisconsin has no shortage of activities for every season. Here's an idea of what the weather in this area is like to help get your planning started!


High 78° F
Low 57° F


High 26° F
Low 12° F


High 55° F
Low 35° F


High 53° F
Low 33° F
Wisconsin Rapids Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

Wisconsin Rapids Area Convention & Visitors Bureau