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Welcome to

Rusk County, WI

Welcome to Rusk County, the gateway to the beautiful Blue Hills! This summer, spend your time exploring our miles and miles of scenic ATV trails that wind their way through the county. Hop in your kayak or canoe and paddle your way down any one of our four rivers- the Thornapple, Jump, Flambeau, and Chippewa. Drop a line in the Dairyland Flowage or try your hand at our other lakes and rivers. Lace up your hiking shoes and walk along our trails that provide gorgeous views of the nature and history that makes our county so great. Plan your summer getaway to Rusk County today!

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Resorts & CabINs

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

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

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hotels & motels

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

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bed, breakfasts, & iNNs

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


Canoeing & Kayaking

Explore the wild and beautiful rivers that wind their way through Rusk County. The Jump, Chippewa, Thornapple, and Flambeau are waiting for you! Dip a paddle in our waters and come see for yourself why this county is the land of four rivers, for everyone!


Where to beat the heat in Rusk County

test It's summertime, and the livin' is... warm. Here's a closer look at some great ways to cool off on your next trip to Rusk County, from beaches in the... View Article

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