Inland Lakes, Rivers & Streams

Bayfield County has 966 inland lakes, with public access to 398 of them. Some of the best fishing in the state is at your fingertips. The "big one" lives here! Come swim, water ski, boat, paddle - renew, refresh, and relax. And, don't forget wintertime - ice fishing makes winter both fun and tasty for the successful angler.

Over 400 miles of streams range from meandering waters to bouncing rapids. Some of the finest fly fishing in the state is right here, with feisty trout ready to put up a fight worthy of the smile that will follow. Streams and rivers also offer premier wildlife viewing opportunities, so bring along your binoculars or camera.