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
From the Blog
You voted, and the FishBowl Bar in Danbury, WI is the top Burnett County tavern of 2017!
Our very own Wetlands Gem, Crex Meadows Wildlife Area was a small feature this month in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Fun Times
Old Webster School remembered: brick by brick By Harriet Rice
The people have spoken, and The Shop Bar & Grill at the intersection of county roads A & H has been voted the top dining experience for 2017!
The people have spoken, and The Lodge at Crooked Lake in Siren, WI has been voted the top wildlife experience for 2017!
The people have spoken, and the annual The Voyager Village Arts & Crafts Show has been voted the top arts experience for 2017!
The people have spoken, and Forts Folle Avoine Historical Park has been voted the top history/culture experience for 2017!
Burnett County, in NW WI, is home to 500 lakes, 10 major rivers, 30 streams, 11 major wildlife areas, & 2 historic trading posts. Use #BurnettCountyWI