Category Archives: Winter Activities

The Northwoods: More than snowmobiling!

Snowmobiling is one of our favorite activities! But sometimes you need a change of pace. So we wanted to provide you with a list of awesome winter activities happening in the Northwoods.

  • Northwoods Blizzard Blast is back in action in Conover, WI! Activities include: sleigh rides, snow sculpting competitions, artisan bazaar, dog sledding, food, drinks, recliner races, and ice bowling! Located just north of the Hiawatha Lodge, Blizzard Blast is just a quick drive or simple trek up the snowmobile trail for tons of winter fun! You won’t want to miss out! 
  • We have no shortage of trails to cross country ski, snowshoe, fat-tire, or walk. Click HERE to find out where some of the best trails in Wisconsin are located! 
  • Interested in ice fishing? Sand Lake Pub is hosting the Ice Fishing Derby February 18th on Big Sand Lake in Phelps! Contact Sand Lake Pub HERE to register!
  • And while you’re in Phelps, make sure to stop at the Brat Fry for a delicious meal! The Brat Fry is also one of the stops on the #SnoHunt…click the HERE to found out more about that!

There is never a shortage of amazing things to do in the Northwoods! Hop in the car or on the snowmobile and make tracks for Vilas County! You won’t be disappointed!