Marinette County, Wisconsin LogoMarinette County, Wisconsin was established on February 27, 1879.  The county was formed from territory that was formerly part of Oconto County.  Known as the Waterfall Capital of Wisconsin, Marinette County has more than 10 waterfalls nestled among the beautiful backdrops of endless marinette-cty-wisconsin-mapforests.  Marinette County is ideally located in Northeast Wisconsin on the shores of Green Bay bordering the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. State and County parks provide restful, scenic surroundings to spend leisure time. Endless trails provide recreation for adventurers who desire to ATV, snowmobile, hike, bike and cross-country ski.

Over 230,000 acres of county forest land are available for hunting and exploring wildlife. Exceptional inland waters include acres of lakes and miles of trout streams for the canoe, kayak and fishing enthusiasts. With its extensive recreational facilities and vacation advantages, Marinette County is truly an outdoor paradise!

The Peshtigo River, which both rages and tamely flows through Marinette County, provides outdoor enthusiasts with many activities, including fantastic fishing and boating, the adventures of some of the Midwest’s wildest whitewaters, and a chance to get a close look at wildlife.

The hunting in Marinette County can be considered the best around with more deer per acre than anywhere else in Wisconsin. But not only does Marinette County provide its residents and visitors with exquisite countryside…Marinette County also has strong communities that keep it industrially competitive.

The City of Marinette boasts its strong retail and industrial base due to its direct access to the Great Lakes. And this wonderful location also makes Marinette a beautiful waterfront town.

Each town is unique and colorful and integrates history, arts, shopping and dining, local events, and an appreciation for nature. Come and visit Marinette County…you may just want to stay!

Things to do in Marinette County, Wisconsin


Whitewater Rafting in Marinette County, Wisconsin ~ Outfitters



 Marinette County, Wisconsin Snowmobile & ATV Trails & Clubs

Fishing in Marinette County

Marinette County, Wisconsin Fishing ~ Marinette County has more miles of native trout streams than anywhere else in Wisconsin!

Fishing in Marinette County can only be described as exceptional! Besides a large variety in the type of fish you will find, you will also find numerous options in the type of water you can choose to fish.

Marinette County waters sport a diverse fish population, offering something for every angler. Muskie, northern pike, walleye, bass, perch, bluegill, crappie, sturgeon, salmon and trout are found in Marinette County waters.

With over 614 miles of trout streams and rivers(the largest being the Menominee, Peshtigo, and Pike Rivers), two large flowages(High Falls & Caldron Falls) on the Peshtigo River, Lake Noquebay, and waters of Green Bay along with hundreds of inland lakes, you will never be without an area to relax & cast your line.



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