Winter sports guide

February 20, 2019

There’s snow on the ground and more is coming! It’s the perfect time to enjoy the great outdoors in the Northwoods of Wisconsin. Stop dreaming and start planning your winter vacation to beautiful Boulder Junction.


Explore more than 125 miles of forest trails around Boulder Junction. Our trails have been groomed and maintained for more than 50 years by the hardworking volunteers at the Boulder Junction Snowmobile Club, so you’ll find some outstanding riding. If you need a sled, rentals are available and we have plenty of information for new riders. Stay in the loop through the season with our snowmobile reports.

Cross-country skiing

Boulder Junction is one of the finest cross-country skiing destinations in the Northwoods. There are more than 45 miles of groomed cross-country ski trails—get details here. Find the latest cross-country ski trail reports here.

Ice fishing

Boulder Junction is a premier year-round fishing destination. There are 194 lakes around the area—here are a few of our more popular lakes. Keep up to date on fishing in with our fishing reports.

Winter fat biking

Fat bikes are a blast to ride over snow and soft terrain. If you’ve never ridden one of these bikes, now is your chance. They’re easy to ride and they roll over just about anything. Use them anywhere there’s snow, including lakes where there’s good ice. The WinMan trails west of Boulder Junction are a popular trail riding spot. Need a bike? In Boulder Junction, you are in luck.


Snowshoes are one of the easiest and most rewarding ways to take in the winter beauty of Boulder Junction—they are easy to use and you can trek practically anywhere. We get plenty of snow in Boulder Junction and we have some fantastic trails to explore, so this is an ideal place for a snowshoe adventure.