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 a stunning color display every autumn, whether you’re exploring the wilderness, enjoying downtown’s dining and shopping options or simply relaxing at a lakeside resort. Here are some of the best ways to make the most of your fall visit.
Take in the colors
South of Rhinelander you can find some nice views of the iconic Wisconsin River. Two good bets for river views: South River Road (south of Hwy. 8) and the bridge on Hat Rapids Road. Boom Lake is another well-known waterway worth a visit. Head to Hodag Park in Rhinelander for some nice views from shore.
discover dining & shopping
You’ll find plenty of tasty dining options in Rhinelander, from classic supper clubs to quaint coffee shops to family-friendly restaurants—some offer outstanding scenic views. Learn about Rhinelander’s dining options here.
BOOK A STAY
If you’re simply looking for a relaxing weekend in Hodag Country, cozy up at one of the area’s welcoming resorts, hotels and bed & breakfasts. See lodging options here, and sort type and amenities.
Note: The Rhinelander Area is open, and all visitors are welcome. Please travel safely and responsibly. Some businesses and events may have modified hours or procedures; please contact businesses or event organizers directly for specific information.