• Your Rhinelander winter fun guide

    Here in the heart of Hodag Country, we welcome visitors all year long with tasty restaurants, interesting attractions and great recreation optionsnot to…

  • Get active this winter in Rhinelander

    You know what winter in the Northwoods of Wisconsin means, right? Snow, snow and more snow—all just waiting for your next outdoor adventure….

  • Sports Package

    Sports Team Package If your team is coming to the area for a tournament, Holiday Acres is the place to stay. With the…


    …A special time for a getaway package Midweek can be the best time to take advantage of all that is offered at Holiday…

  • The short(y) story of Rhinelander Brewing

    A seven-ounce beer helped put Rhinelander on the map. The Rhinelander Brewing Company, maker of the Rhinelander Shorty, is still going strong decades…

  • How to enjoy fall color season in Rhinelander

    This fall, take a trip through Hodag County. Set in the heart of the Northwoods of Wisconsin, the Rhinelander Area wows visitors with…


    Theres nothing like golfing in the Northwoods of Wisconsin, and theres no better place to enjoy a day on the course than in…

  • Rhinelander Riverwalk

    This scenic trail skirts the Wisconsin River in the heart of downtown Rhinelander. It offers nice river views and is the perfect place…

  • Sleep Like a Hodag

    We Hodags need our beauty sleep, which is why I built my den in Rhinelander. Nowhere else in the Northwoods can you find…

  • Visit Country Festival | Play like a Hodag

    It gets a little lonely in all this beautiful open space, so I’m glad so many of y’all are joining me for Hodag…

  • Spruce Lodge Cottage

    4148 South Shore Dr

  • Carlson’s Lakeview Cottages

    4095 Pine Ln

  • Lake Julia

    A 240-acre lake located south of Rhinelander, Lake Julia is one of the more popular fishing lakes in Hodag Country. Whether you’re looking…

  • Lake George

    Lake George is located southeast of Rhinelander off Highway 8. This like is popular among anglers, who can cast for musky, panfish, bass…

  • Boom Lake

    Located in the heart of Rhinelander, Boom Lake is a flowage on the Wisconsin River offers a convenient option for outdoor recreation, whether…

  • Forsyth Sunlite Resort

    2963 Nostalgia Ln

  • Moran’s Small Wonder Resort

    3097 East Lake George Road

  • Ski’s Cozy Cottage

    4054 County Road P

  • Holmboe Nature Preserve

    Although the trail is less than a mile, it is one of the most beautiful places in the area to take a nature…

  • Holiday Acres Resort

    Hike 11 miles of trails located on the property of Holiday Acres Resort, located on the shores of scenic Lake Thompson east of…

  • Northwoods Ski Trail

    Ski eight miles of expertly groomed trails at the scenic Northwood Golf Course. The trail is located 2.5 miles west of Rhinelander, just…

  • Cassian County Two-Way Trail

    Explore 15 miles of trails winding through the forest and passing the shores of three different lakes. The trail is located 5.5 miles…

  • Nose Lake Trail

    An 11-mile trail consisting of beginner and intermediate terrain located west of Rhinelander. Located 12 miles west of Rhinelander between Highway K and…

  • Enterprise County Trail

    Located eight miles south of Highway 8 on County Highway G, this scenic seven-mile trail offers great birding and wildlife viewing. During winter,…

  • Almon Park Trail

    This short, 2.25-mile trail features beginner and intermediate terrain, and allows users to explore wetlands and views of Buck Lake. Located five miles…

  • Washburn Lake Trail

    Enjoy 15 miles of trails running through a hilly woodland setting. Located seven miles west of Rhinelander and three miles north of Woodboro…

  • Rhinelander Community Ski Trails

    This short 1.5-mile unpaved trail features beginner and intermediate terrain for hiking, biking, and groomed cross-country skiing. Trail is located at Rhinelander High…

  • Newbold Town Trails

    Explore eight miles of level, packed-gravel routes running northwest from Rhinelander. Runs north from Larsen Drive in Rhinelander to the town of McNaughton….

  • Mud Lake Trail

    Enjoy eight miles of single- and double-track mountain biking trails. Groomed for fat biking in winter. Located three miles north of Rhinelander, off…

  • CAVOC Trails

    Five miles of challenging trails run through the forest in loops of varying lengths. Located off South Shore Drive near Holiday Acres Resort….

  • Bearskin State Trail

    Located west of Rhinelander, the Bearskin State Trail runs for 18 miles. The crushed granite surface is suitable to mountain bikes and hybrid…

  • Lake Julia

    A 240-acre lake located south of Rhinelander, Lake Julia is one of the more popular fishing lakes in Hodag Country. Whether youre looking…

  • Lake George

    Lake George is located southeast of Rhinelander off Highway 8. This like is popular among anglers, who can cast for musky, panfish, bass…

  • Boom Lake

    Located in the heart of Rhinelander, Boom Lake is a flowage on the Wisconsin River offers a convenient option for outdoor recreation, whether…

  • Willow Flowage

    Located west of Rhinelander in an undeveloped tract of forest, the Willow Flowage is a true wilderness destination that’s comparable to the Boundary…

  • Pelican River

    Canoers and kayakers looking for a less populated stretch of the Northwoods can explore the Pelican River, which shoots off from the Wisconsin…

  • Wisconsin River

    The Wisconsin River is the backbone of the state, and the river flows directly through Rhinelander, providing ample opportunity for canoeing and kayaking….

  • Enterprise Trail

    The Enterprise Trail is located south of Rhinelander in the Oneida County Forest. The trail runs for 10 miles (16 miles roundtrip), linking…

  • Little Rice Trail

    This trail system is located west of Rhinelander near the Willow Flowage. The Little Rice Trail offers 16 miles of woodland trails, 23…

  • Oneida County Fair

    Jul 30, 2020 – Aug 2, 2020

  • W.I.L.D. Hodag Mini-Triathlon

    Aug 22, 2020

  • Hodag Run for Your Life

    Jun 27, 2020

  • 34th Annual Art Fair on the Courthouse Lawn

    Sep 12, 2020

  • RACC Business Showcase

    Mar 21, 2020

  • Rhinelander Lions Club Fisheree and Winter Festival

    Feb 9, 2019 – Feb 10, 2019

  • Holiday Stables

    Enjoy the natural beauty of the Northwoods on a horse. Holiday Stables offers riding as well as a petting zoo. Open Memorial Day…

  • Oneida County Courthouse

    Visitors to downtown Rhinelander will marvel at the Tiffany glass dome atop this historic building, which is on the National Register of Historic…

  • Pioneer Park Historical Complex

    The complex includes the Rhinelander School Museum, the Logging Museum, Soo Line Depot, Civilian Conservation Corps Museum, model railroad display and an outdoor…

  • Stay and Play Golf Package

    Whether you’re coming for a vacation or a stay-cation, Americas Best Value Inn would like to welcome you with this Stay and Play…

  • Your Place UpNorth – Midweek Getaway Package

    Come to the Northwoods. Take a walk on Long Lake Trail or go for a bike ride. Hear the robins chirping. Jump in…

  • Chamber Annual Dinner

    Join us as we look back on 2014 and celebrate the accomplishments of our members and the Chamber.  We will award Community Volunteer of…

  • Hodag Musky Challenge

    Sep 25, 2020 – Sep 27, 2020

  • A Rhinelander Area Birdwatching Gem

    Birdwatchers coming to the Northwoods have a chance to get a little closer to nature through the amazing water channels the Rhinelander area…

  • Calling all skiers and snowshoers!

    This winter has been fantastic for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing in the Rhinelander area. Good snowfall and consistently cold temperatures have combined to…

  • Late Fall – Prime Time for Mountain Biking

    Experienced mountain bikers know that some of the best riding of the year is in late fall. With the leaves off the trees,…

  • Sweet Sounds of Summer

    The Rhinelander Area offers some sweet sounds this summer. Don’t miss the great summer music events happening in Hodag Country. If you like…

  • Late-winter Hiking and Snowshoeing

    Right now is a great time to be in the woods. Late-winter brings great snowshoeing conditions to the Rhinelander Area. But as the…

  • Two Great Ski Trails to Try

    Late winter is the ideal time to cross-country ski in the Rhinelander Area. The area offers an abundance of options, with trails for…

  • Rhinelander City Wide Trick or Treating

  • YMCA Not-So-Scary Halloween Trail

    Oct 20, 2017

  • Guys Version of the Ideal Romantic Getaway – Fishing

    Package is valid Sunday thru Thursday Package Includes: Two Nights Stay in standard guest room for two people 1 1/2 days use of…

  • Veterans and Active Military Getaway

    Enjoy a relaxing stay in one of the resorts comfortable lodge guest rooms. Try the many recreational opportunities on the lake or on…

  • Enter the Hodag Hunter Giveaway

  • Rodeway Inn

    667 West Kemp Street

  • ArtStart, Inc.

    This regional arts and cultural center is located in the historic Federal Building in downtown Rhinelander. ArtStart inspires and educates visitors through exhibits,…

  • Days Inn & Suites

    70 North Stevens Street

  • Brekke’s Fireside Resort

    4268 County Road P

  • AmericInn Lodge & Suites Rhinelander

    648 West Kemp Street

  • Clear Lake Inn & Resort

    4475 County Road P

  • Comfort Inn

    1490 Lincoln Street

  • Fisher’s Resort, LLC

    4225 West Lake George Road

  • Hawk’s Nest Canoe Outfitters

    Explore the Wisconsin River and other waters in the Northwoods of Wisconsin on canoes, kayaks, tubes and rafts. Offers canoe camping, day trips,…

  • Hodag Country Festival

    Jul 9, 2020 – Jul 12, 2020

  • Kafka’s Resort

    4281 West Lake George Road

  • Holiday Acres Resort

    4060 South Shore Drive

  • Merry Dale Resort

    4149 Satuit Lane

  • Northwoods Children’s Museum

    Explore outstanding interactive exhibits for children of all ages. The museum also offers educational classes and programs, as well as the Discovery Toy…

  • Quality Inn

    668 West Kemp Street

  • Hodag Lanes

    If you’re in the mood for a game of bowling, head to Hodag Lanes, which features 20 lanes open daily. Food and refreshments…

  • Rhinelander Historical Society

    The Rhinelander Historical Society offers guided tours and information about Rhinelander’s past.

  • Ryan’s on Lake George

    3099 East Lake George Road

  • Three G’s Resort

    2812 Three G's Drive

  • West Bay Camping Resort

    4330 South Shore Drive


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