SPOONER, WISCONSIN a true gem in the northwoods

Once a railroad town, Spooner has blossomed into a must-see destination in Wisconsin. Still rich in railroad history, Spooner boasts many restaurants, specialty retail, outdoor activities, sporting events, festivals and so much more. Within miles of Spooner is hundreds of miles of ATV trails, nearly 1,000 lakes, plus dozens of must-do activities. See for yourself why Spooner is the place to be all year round.


Your Real Indoor, Outdoor Vacation Destination

By Lauren Seifert | July 6, 2022 | Comments Off on Your Real Indoor, Outdoor Vacation Destination

Photo Credit Washburn County Tourism Association/James Netz Photography Spooner truly comes alive in July and August. From lush green forests and meadows to our bustling downtown where the streets are lined with specialty retail shops, art galleries and more, Spooner is a vacationland for everyone! Spooner’s outstanding northwestern Wisconsin Northwoods location offers visitors jaw dropping…

Get Outside & Explore Spooner This Spring!

By Lauren Seifert | May 2, 2022 | Comments Off on Get Outside & Explore Spooner This Spring!

Photo Credit Spooner Area Chamber of Commerce/Spooner BID & James Netz Photography It is almost summer in the Northwoods and Spooner is full of life! Now is the perfect time to visit the area and take full advantage of its pristine waters and incredible wilderness. Beaver Brook Wildlife Area is a 1,964-acre property less than…

Birding in the Spooner Area

By Lauren Seifert | March 4, 2022 | Comments Off on Birding in the Spooner Area

Photo Credit: Dana Johnson We made it through the long winter and it’s finally springtime in the Northwoods. Some may tell you that spring is a mythical season in Northern Wisconsin, but that couldn’t be farther from the truth! Not even the late March and April snow showers can deter outdoor enthusiasts from getting outside…