Shell Lake

This Northwoods Wisconsin town boasts natural wonders, rich history and a thriving arts community. Stop by the Washburn County Historical Museum for a fascinating look into the past before you and your crew stroll the charming downtown that overlooks scenic Shell Lake. Stop in the unique shops and visit the only certified organic wintery in the Midwest, Clover Meadow Winery, for a tasting with friends. Visit in the summer for regular live music shows on the beach where you and your crew can dance late into the night.

Explore the Area

Christmas Light Walk 11/30/2023 Shell Lake - 11.96 miles away
Christmas Light Walk 11/30/2023 Shell Lake - 11.96 miles away
Birchwood Bluegill Festival 7/19/2024 - 7/20/2024 Birchwood - 17.89 miles away
Mixed Sampler Quilt Guild Show 10/12/2024 - 10/13/2024 Webster - 24.48 miles away
Winter Fun Day 1/20/2024 Frederic - 27.14 miles away
Winter Fun Day 1/20/2024 Frederic - 27.32 miles away
Pat's Landing Tipper Tourney 1/06/2024 Hayward - 31.87 miles away
NABA Ice Fishing Event 1/20/2024 Hayward - 32.09 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
The Washburn County Visitor Center

Washburn County Tourism & Visitor Center