Tag Archives: Phelps History

Traveling through Time in Phelps

29 Jan
Wagon Rides in Phelps WI

A town’s past is often made up of old documents and preserved papers, random little items such as a pay stub, a sales invoice, or affectionate notes between separated lovers, true love memorialized for generations. And perhaps, with luck, times past come alive with captured moments on film – that giant musky caught in the […]

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: Hazen Inn

05 Sep

It’s no surprise that Phelps, Wisconsin has long been a vacation destination, with the many freshwater lakes brimming with fish and vast forests ideal for hunting or hiking. Travelers discovered the draw of the area in the mid-1800’s, and the same nature opportunities continue to attract visitors today. With the growing tourism to the area, […]