Welcome to Burnett County
Wisconsin's Premier Northwest
Just 1.5 hours from the Twin Cities, nestled comfortably within a landscape of winding riverways, soaring pines and incredible wetlands, you’ll find Burnett County, Wisconsin.
Boasting over 500 pristine lakes and nearly 80 miles of the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway, Burnett County is a haven for water enthusiasts of all types. From canoeing to swimming, fishing and ice fishing, memorable moments on our waters are yours for the taking year-round.
But the fun doesn’t stop where the water meets the shoreline. Our natural spaces are second to none – enjoy a leisurely hike, bike ride or auto tour on one of our many scenic trailways or take advantage of over 50,000 acres of Wildlife areas, including our very own Wetlands Gem, Crex Meadows.
A true getaway for water and wildlife enthusiasts and the like, Burnett County is your premier northwest Wisconsin destination.
Fall in Burnett County
Enjoy a lengthy paddle down Wisconsin's Moving National Park.
Burnett County is home to some of the State's record catches. Reel in your trophy!
Enjoy the fall colors, grab your friends and hit the links!
Hello everyone and welcome to the June edition of Farside Outdoors. The article will follow but we have taken to such a new level I thought I’d introduce myself; I am Hunter Childs (yes Grandson of Jim Childs for those who know the name), and I formulated Farside in 2015 which continues to expand through…
Additions include a 690′ boardwalk Burnett County’s summer-use ATV/UTV trails expanded just a bit more this year – adding to our 50+ mile system. A new, 4-mile stretch of Trail 45 between Broeffle Rd. and North River Rd. southwest of Danbury is now open to summer ATV/UTV use. This stretch of trail was previously limited…
On Golden Pond The Past Few Days In Burnett County have blown by fast, but Summer is just around the corner with temperatures rising. On Monday May 7th I floated around my property next to Birch Island Lake, we’ve kept the deer numbers up on our land and as ducks have started returning to Burnett…
You voted, and the winner of your favorite place to shop is The Shops at the Lodge! Located in the “Lodge Village” on the north end of Siren you’ll find The Shops at the Lodge. If you’ve never stopped in to see what all the fuss is about you are truly missing out on a…
You voted, and the winner of best place to eat for 2018 is The Shop Bar & Grill! Just off the intersection of County Roads A & H (about 20 miles east of Webster), you’ll stumble across The Shop Bar & Grill. Featuring weekly dinner specials and weekend breakfasts, The Shop rarely disappoints. Stop by…