The communities of Northwestern Wisconsin are famous for their natural beauty and outdoor recreation. Barron and Rusk Counties have an abundance of lakes, trails and parkland, offering plenty to do in every season.
Here’s just a small sampling of some of the activities residents and visitors enjoy:
- Water skiing
- Bicycle trails
- ATV trails
- Hiking trails
- Cross-country ski routes
- Snowmobile trails
- Ice Fishing
The communities of Northwestern Wisconsin are also home to arts and entertainment including, The Red Barn Theatre and the Northern Star Theatre Company. These venues host live performances featuring musicals, comedies, and dramas. Handmade crafts, jewelry, and artwork can be found in unique gift shops along with restaurants throughout the area.
Within Barron and Rusk Counties, there are charming communities that feature small-town living with plenty of amenities. They offer the quintessential Northwestern Wisconsin lifestyle; friendly people, hometown events, and outdoor fun. Whether you are looking for an active outdoor lifestyle or a slower, peaceful setting to enjoy life; our area has it all.