Rice Lake

Rice Lake is a hub for great outdoor adventure. On the water, boat, fish, and paddle dozens of area lakes. On land, the 104-mile Wild Rivers State Trail and the 74-mile Tuscobia State Trail offer incredible ATVing and snowmobiling. Hikers and mountain bikers will love exploring the scenic Blue Hills Trail System.  Birdwatchers and wildlife enthusiasts will want to visit the Hunt Hill Audubon Sanctuary. The Rice Lake area also offers seven excellent golf courses. A re-creation of what life in this beautiful region was like during the logging era is displayed at the Pioneer Village Museum, just south of Rice Lake. The Red Barn Theatre and the Northern Star Theatre offer delightful community theater performances.

Explore Rice Lake

2022 Wisconsin Elks Association State Golf Tournament 7/18/2022 Rice Lake - 3.51 miles away
Kids From Wisconsin in Rice Lake 7/14/2022 Rice Lake - 4.77 miles away
Barron County Fair 7/20/2022 - 7/24/2022 Rice Lake - 5.06 miles away
Birchwood Bluegill Festival 7/15/2022 - 7/17/2022 Birchwood - 17.86 miles away
Turtle Lake Inter-County Fair 7/08/2022 - 7/10/2022 Turtle Lake - 18.81 miles away
Jamboree Days 7/22/2022 - 7/24/2022 New Auburn - 19.27 miles away
Shell Lake Street Dance & Fireworks 7/03/2022 Shell Lake - 22.28 miles away
Bruce Blue Hills Festival 7/08/2022 - 7/10/2022 Bruce - 23.43 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 79° F
Low 56° F


High 24° F
Low F


High 56° F
Low 35° F


High 54° F
Low 31° F

Rice Lake Tourism