Best summer ever. Surrender to the lure of our lakes. FIND OUT MORE Sleep Under the Stars Backcountry camping or campground - choice is yours. FIND OUT MORE Sling a little mud. Start your day on the TRAILS from Phelps! FIND OUT MORE Go farther. See More. Miles of trails to explore on two wheels! FIND OUT MORE

Discover The Hidden Gem of the Northwoods!

Nature truly abounds in Phelps! Easily leave work and busy life behind — come enjoy the timeless tradition of
“Up North” vacations. Whatever your outdoor passion, you can do it here 365 days a year!

Surrounded by the unspoiled beauty of the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest, Phelps sits at the northern boarder of Vilas County, Wisconsin and Upper Michigan. The area is rich in natural resources, and geographical wonders that are readily available to vacationers and residents to enjoy.

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Regardless of the time of year that you choose to visit #PhelpsOnTheLake provides plenty of ways to make the most of your days, whether you chose to spend them On The Lakes, On The Trails, or In The Woods.

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Phelps is proud to partner with so many flourishing small businesses

Phelps Convenience Center

Offering fuel, live bait, tackle, snacks, groceries, soda, liquor, beer, tobacco products, movie rentals and lottery tickets. Located next to the boat landing on North Twin. ATM available. Year-round hours.

North Twin Lake View Resort

Enjoy beautiful vacation accommodations in Phelps in one of 5 cabin rentals, with all of the amenities you need for a home away from home vacation. Pontoon and fishing boats available for rent within a 30 mile radius.



Want to know the best fishing spots in Phelps? How about tips on how to make the most of your time in the woods? Our local experts can answer your questions, offer advice, and help plan your perfect “Up North" experience.



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