Visit Phelps, Wl, and enjoy hunting, fishing, swimming, boating, camping, mountain biking, hiking, skiing, snowshoeing, sledding, snowmobiling, and so much more!

Fishing in Vilas County

Outdoor Family Fun

Whatever your desire, you’ll find outdoor activities for the whole family in Phelps, Wisconsin! A special Northwoods community surrounded by the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest with an abundance of freshwater lakes…
Downtown Phelps WI

Locally Owned Businesses

Phelps is a dynamic, forward-looking community blessed with a variety of dedicated organizations and locally owned businesses that provide essential services, vacation rentals, lodging, and dining with a focus on exceptionally friendly service…
Phelps Maple Syrup Fest

Special Events Year Round

Phelps, WI features year-round special events with big time fun including the Phelps Maple Syrup Fest, the extraordinary small town 4th of July celebration, Phelps Scarecrow Fest, the Midwest Musky Classic and more…

Phelps 4th of July Celebration Includes Giant Firework

29 Jun

HUGE Firework Display, HUGE Fun in Phelps! The annual Phelps 4th of July celebration will be taking place on Sunday, July 2nd, starting at 3:00. The best small-town 4th of July Celebration will finish off the day with a bang as fireworks kick off at dusk over beautiful North Twin Lake. This year, Phelps is […]

Phelps 4th of July Parade Theme for 2017

30 Apr

Phelps Announces 4th of July Parade Theme Preparations are under way for the annual Phelps Independence Day Celebration that will be held from 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 2nd, 2017. The festivities will kick off with a parade through downtown, with local businesses, organizations, or individuals invited to partipate. The 2017 Phelps […]

06 Apr

2017 Maple Syrup Judging Contest Winners Announced The 6th Annual Phelps Maple Syrup Fest has come and gone, and it was a beautiful day enjoyed by many. The Phelps School was busy all day with visitors excited to learn more about maple syrup on the sugar bush tours and in the new educational classes, and […]

Beekeeping 101 Class

17 Mar

Introduction to Beekeeping at Phelps Maple Syrup Fest 2017                       Come and take part in this inexpensive family-oriented introduction to keeping honey bees.  Learn about this fascinating insect, what it takes to get started, what are the three bees that make up a hive and what […]

Maple Syrup Judging Contest

06 Mar
Syrup judging contest

Maple Syrup Judging Contest to be held April 1st The 6th Annual Phelps Maple Syrup Fest will again include a maple syrup judging contest on April 1st. Syrups will be judged on density, clarity, color, container, and flavor. The highest point category will be for flavor, which will be judged anonymously by celebrity judges including […]