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Wisconsin's Premier Northwest

508 Lakes

to enjoy with family and friends

80 Miles

of the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway

52,000 Acres

of wildlife area

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.

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Spring in Burnett County

FISHING

With over 500 lakes and miles of riverway, Spring is a great time to cast a line!

GOLFING

A brisk morning round of golf in early May? Sounds like Spring in Burnett County!

KAYAKING

Grab your kayak or canoe and make some spring-time memories!

From the Blog

2017 Top 10 > The Shop Bar & Grill

April 7, 2017

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!

2017 Top 10 > The Lodge at Crooked Lake

April 3, 2017

The people have spoken, and The Lodge at Crooked Lake in Siren, WI has been voted the top wildlife experience for 2017!

2017 Top 10 > Voyager Village Arts & Crafts Show

March 29, 2017

The people have spoken, and the annual The Voyager Village Arts & Crafts Show has been voted the top arts experience for 2017!

2017 Top 10 > Forts Folle Avoine

March 22, 2017

The people have spoken, and Forts Folle Avoine Historical Park has been voted the top history/culture experience for 2017!

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