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 an 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

The Wilderness Reserve

5500 acres to enjoy Whitetail, Elk, and Upland Bird hunting. Skeet, trap and sporting clays, hiking, fishing, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing. Cabin rentals available year round and fully furnished.

Best Western Derby Inn

Come stay at the best hotel in Eagle River, the Best Western Derby Inn. Clean and friendly with the best continental breakfast in the area.

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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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