At the top of Wisconsin, Presque Isle remains an oasis of clean sparkling lakes, abundant wildlife and peaceful solitude. A Northwoods destination for fishing, birding, paddling, hiking, biking, and relaxing.
Presque Isle…in French it means Almost an Island, and for good reason. Surrounded by more than 1,000 lakes and 70 rivers and streams than flow through Vilas County, opportunities to enjoy ‘time on the water’ abound.At the top of Wisconsin, Presque Isle remains an oasis of clean sparkling lakes, abundant wildlife and peaceful solitude. A Northwoods destination for fishing, birding, paddling, hiking, biking, and relaxing.
Presque Isle offers a fantastic variety of wilderness trails for snowmobilers, mountain bikers, hikers, and nature enthusiasts. Situated between state and national forests, our Great Outdoors offers hundreds of miles of beautiful woodland trails to explore.
Winters are wonderfully long in Presque Isle, due to our proximity to Lake Superior's "lake effect" snow...our snow season begins early and ends late! Located at the hub of a major snowmobile system, riders can spend a week and explore a different trail each day.
At the top of Wisconsin, you’ll find a place where wilderness is alive and well. Presque Isle is your Northwoods destination for snowmobiling, fishing, boating, paddling, hiking, biking, and relaxing. Surrounded by protected federal and state forest land, Presque Isle remains an oasis of wildlife, sparkling lakes, and solitude.
Discover Wisconsin’s Last Wilderness. In addition to great lodging options, Presque Isle offers great shopping and dining. Plan your Presque Isle adventure today!
Flea Market Friday: 2015 summer from June 12-Sept 4, 8am-2pm The Presque Isle Chamber will be hosting a flea market. It will be held downtown next to the Chamber office. For vendor information call 715-686-2910. Vendor letter and application and rules. We want to encourage people to visit our local food establishments, so will not be taking applications for concession stands at our flea market.
Bingo Sundays at the Winegar American Legion Post 480, 11662 Cty Hwy W. Join in the fun every Sunday in 2015 at 6 pm.
The Lions sponsor a 'Kids Fishing Contest". Starting sunrise on May 24 and ending sunset September 1. Held on all lakes in Presque Isle. Register fish at Up North Sport & Gift. Release of all fish is encouraged. Free lure with each fish registered. Contact Up North Sport & Gift 715-686-2636.
Dessert Readers Theatre presents “"An Evening of Trifles, A Sept. Sampler”, a night of one act
plays, skits, stories and poems on Friday and Sat. nights, Sept. 19 and 20,
2014, at 7 PM. The performances are free, with donations welcome, at the
Presque Isle Community Center off County B on School Loop Road. read more
COOKS WANTED!! For the Wild Game & Natural Foods Lunch. Prepare your favorite dish and be voted the "Wildest Cook". Please drop off your food dishes at the Presque Isle Community Center on Sunday, Sept. 28th 11am to 11:45am. Let's get cooking, and have some fun!
Chamber Wild Game Cook-Off Community Center Sunday, September 28th. Food served at Noon. Enter your favorite Wild Game Dish to have the Wildest Cook title. For information call 715-686-2910.
You are invited to join us for a great class with Mindy Schnell. We have a live model with a great face and hair, who will be lit with blue lights for great shadows, lots of layers...this will be a "stretch the skills" class that you can apply to every area of your artwork. You can work in any medium you like. Its going to be fun so I hope you'll take a chance and join us. Class size is limited. Read More