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Discover the Hidden Gem of the Northwoods!

Nature truly abounds in Phelps! Leave work and busy life behind – come enjoy the timeless tradition of Up North vacations. Whatever your outdoor passion, you can do it in Phelps all year-round!

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

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Regardless of the time of year you choose to visit, #PhelpsOnTheLake provides plenty of ways to make the most of your days On The Lakes, On The Trails, or In The Woods!

Featured Businesses

Phelps is proud to partner with 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.

Wildwood Outdoor Adventures

Your paddling headquarters in Vilas County! Stop in today to rent or buy standup paddleboards, canoes, kayaks, tubes or wakeboards. Book a guided adventure or fishing tour, paddling lessons, or join us for a yoga on the water class. Be sure to watch our website for upcoming paddle events!

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Looking for tips on how to make the most of your time in Phelps? Our office can answer your questions, offer advice, and help plan your perfect Up North experience.

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