Welcome! Douglas County and its unique communities are nestled on the western tip of the Great Lake Superior, the largest freshwater lake in surface area in the world. The sheer enormity of Lake Superior and its ever-changing colors and moods will astound you and awaken the adventurer within. Whether you are looking for incredible scenery, rich history, rare attractions, colorful events, or year-round recreational opportunities, Douglas County has something for everyone.
Let the outdoors prevail on your vacation to Superior and Douglas County. Venture into our rugged natural beauty. Let the sweet smells of the northwoods surround you. Walk upon ancient lava beds that date back more than one billion years. Hike the portage trails of the early voyageurs. Stroll the beaches of Wisconsin Point, part of the world’s largest freshwater sandbar. Play in our clear blue lakes, our tens of thousands of acres of forested land and our rivers each with their own distinct personalities. Create your next adventure by the greatest of the Great Lakes.
The flavor of our rich history and culture can be discovered in our museums, parks, and historic districts. Our unique attractions tell the story of American Indian heritage, early explorers and settlers, the prosperity of the early boomtown days and our part in American history, especially World War II.
Search through the categories below to find everything you’ll need to start planning your trip to the most beautiful part of Wisconsin. Our Things to See and Do page is filled with information on all of the things that make this area unique and — most important — fun! We look forward to your visit.
The Chamber and Convention & Visitor Bureau of Superior-Douglas County | Superior-Douglas County, Superior, WI 54880