Things to Do in Rusk County
Here are some interesting things to do in Rusk County. These activities are the perfect choice when you’re looking for a change of pace. There’s something for visitors of all ages.
- Ice Age Center – Located at the Chippewa Moraine, this interesting interpretive center showcases the unique geography of the area. Learn about the glaciers and the land formations you see today. Learn more.
- Flambeau Reclaimed Mine Site – Once the site of a highly successful copper mine, today this tract of land along the Flambeau River offers trails, ponds, prairies and woodlands. Learn more.
- Rusk County Community Library – Located in Ladysmith, this library offers a full range of books and other media in a relaxing environment. Learn more.
Beautiful Historic Church overlooking Flambeau River in Ladysmith. Original woodwork 8 fixtures. Pipe organ and social room. Call ahead.
Dairyland Hydroelectric Station Power Plant
Tour Dairyland's Flambeau Hydroelectric Station and Dam on Lake Flambeau Northeast of Ladysmith. The 21,000 kilowatt generating facility has been in operationnnsince 1951. Tours are available Mon. - Fri.