Tag Archives: musky fishing

Fur, Lumber & Resorts: An Overview of the Rich History of Phelps

21 Sep

The Rich History of Phelps, Wisconsin The stunning natural landscape of Phelps, Wisconsin has made it a premier travel destination for well over 100 years! Located in the northeast corner of Vilas County in the beautiful Northwoods of Wisconsin, Phelps consists of roughly 100 square miles of nature opportunities. Most of the town is located […]

Properties with a Past in Phelps: Big Sand Lake Club

04 Jun

The Phelps Chamber’s exploration into the colorful history of Phelps, Wisconsin continues with a look at the Big Sand Lake Club property. This long-standing club was a favorite vacation spot of “Homeless Homer” Galpin and many important Chicago area businessmen in the early 1900’s and continues to be a Northwoods tradition today. Located on the […]

Phelps Midwest Musky Classic 2013 Winner

07 Oct

33rd Annual Midwest Musky Classic in Phelps, Wisconsin One of the events that the Phelps Chamber of Commerce sponsors every year is the Midwest Musky Classic. This was our thirty-third year of fantastic northwoods musky fishing! Here is a GREAT photo of Donnie Crass, our Phelps Chamber of Commerce Vice President and Musky Classic Event […]