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Welcome to

Rusk County, WI

Let your vacation flow in Rusk County, home to four beautiful rivers and so much more. Paddle the wild Flambeau, Chippewa, Jump and Thornapple rivers. Bike or hike the Blue Hills Trail System or the Sisters' Farm Trail System and explore our expansive ATV trail network. Cast a line on one of Rusk County's 250 beautiful lakes and flowages.

Lodging Options


Enjoy river dreams in one of Rusk County’s waterside campsites. Paddlers and fishermen: find the perfect site.

Lodging Options

Resorts & CabINs

Let relaxation flow in classic and comfortable accommodations. Enjoy a full range of amenities and room for your group.

Lodging Options

hotels & motels

Spend more time enjoying the outdoors with convenient and budget-friendly options. Stay near rivers, trails and forests.

Lodging Options

bed, breakfasts, & iNNs

Experience charm and character in the land of four rivers. Discover Rusk County’s renowned hospitality.



Rusk County is home to more than 250 lakes and flowages of all sizes, from backcountry ponds to one of Wisconsin’s largest flowages, as well as 16 Class-A musky lakes.

Rusk County Events

Leaf it to Rusk Fall Festival

The Leaf it to Rusk Fall Festival is a county-wide celebration of autumn in Rusk County.

Explore four of the finest rivers in the Northwoods—the Chippewa, Flambeau, Jump and Thornapple rivers.