Boulder Junction

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Boulder Junction

A Wisconsin Northwoods gem

The Musky Capital of the World® offers more than just muskies. The famed angler’s playground is also the ideal destination for outdoor enthusiasts of every kind.

Boulder Junction has long been one of northern Wisconsin’s top destinations for bicycling, offering an extensive trail system consisting of paved and unpaved trails. Geocachers will find that the Boulder Junction area is one of the very best for treasure hunting, with abundant caches and unmatched scenery. Hikers and birdwatchers will love the pristine wilderness areas protected by the Northern Highland-American Legion State Forest. The Boulder Junction area is famous for its albino deer population—to catch a glimpse of these rare woodland creatures is an opportunity of a lifetime.

Boulder Junction’s 194 lakes offer great boating and paddling. The area’s crystal clear waters harbor more than just trophy muskellunge—Boulder Junction is famous for its excellent fishing for smallmouth bass, crappie, yellow perch and northern pike.

But what probably brings more people to Boulder Junction than anything else is the laid-back atmosphere and natural beauty. Plan your Boulder Junction getaway today.

Features

YOUR GUIDE TO WISCONSIN’S TOP SNOWMOBILE TRAILS

Thursday, December 21st, 2017

  There are more than 25,000 miles of snowmobile trails in Wisconsin and some of the very best spots to ride are located in northern Wisconsin! In fact, the birthplace of the snowmobile is Sayner, Wisconsin, in Vilas County! Here are some trails you won’t want to miss: Eagle River – Known as the “Snowmobile…

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Wisconsin’s best football bars

YOUR GUIDE TO WISCONSIN’S BEST FOOTBALL BARS

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Game day hotspots Fall means football, and cheering on your team with a roomful of fans makes game day all the more exciting. We’ve put together a list of some of the best places to watch the game—you’ll find fantastic energy as well as food and drinks that will keep you satisfied through the fourth quarter…

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Fish Fry

Three Places to Try for a Fantastic Fish Fry

Sunday, December 13th, 2015

Everyone should experience a classic Wisconsin fish fry. A classic fish fry generally includes several pieces of fried fish, some type of potato and some sort of coleslaw or salad. That said, there are endless variations on the old favorite and no two restaurants agree on what constitutes a fish fry. A fish fry is…

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Kayak in Wisconsin

Wisconsin’s Watery Wilderness

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Wisconsin is one of the best places on earth to enjoy time on the water. While a certain neighboring state calls itself the Land of 10,000 Lakes, Wisconsin has 15,000 lakes, not to mention scores of streams, rivers, flowages and estuaries. It’s the perfect place to go for a paddle into the wild. Whether you’re…

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white deer

Wisconsin’s Best Secrets Revealed

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

A white wonder A majestic visitor graces Onalaska every year. White pelicans, one of the largest birds in North America, gather in an area just down from the Onalaska Spillway on the Black River. These birds are giants – their wing spans can exceed 9 feet. Onalaska is on the Mississippi Flyway, a major migratory route, so…

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