Bayfield County is the second largest county in Wisconsin with half of its land in public ownership, just waiting for you to explore! It is also the "Home of Wisconsin's National Treasures."

Find out more about the abundant natural resources that make this such a special place:

Sunset Reflects on Lake

Visitor Center

Come for a visit - there's so much to explore! This is a trip that will make memories to last a lifetime. Start your visit at the Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center.

Managed Forest Program

Did you know that 83% of the land in Bayfield County is forested? Wondering how to access these lands? Information on properties that are in the Managed Forest Law program is available through the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WI DNR). These lands are available to the public for fishing, hiking, cross-country skiing, or sightseeing. View the mapping application for these lands.

State Properties

Don't forget about all of our state properties: