Things to Do


There’s no end to the number and variety of things to do while staying near St. Germain. In the summer there are endless opportunities for fun family activities like go-karting, hiking, museums, or a family bike ride. While the adults golf at the stunning golf courses nearby, the kids can enjoy lake activities. And at night, the dining opportunities in and around St. Germain will satisfy everyone’s palate.

And there is no better way to spend a Monday morning than at the Flea Market, where there is something for everyone!

If winter is your season, St. Germain has the best snowmobiling in the Midwest. With high quality trails and beautiful Northwoods pine trees, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing will thrill outdoor enthusiasts of all ages.

Family Fun - St. Germain, WI

Family Fun in the Northwoods

Jump in the car to get ice cream at Cathy’s or for go-kart fun at Elmer’s after a long day at the beach, go for a hike on the Awassa Nature Preserve trail or a family bike cruise on the paved path on the Heart of Vilas County Bike Trail System.

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St. Germain Golfing


Golfers are sure to enjoy the beautiful St. Germain 18 hole Golf Course, rated an impressive 4 ½ stars by Golf Digest). Or head to Sayner for 9 holes of fun on Plum Lake Golf Course, one of the oldest and most unique golf courses in Wisconsin. There are 16 courses within a 20 minute drive of St. Germain.
St. Germain Snowmobiling

Trails (Hike, Bike, Snowmobile, ATV)

If you love to stay active outdoors, beautiful St. Germain has plenty to discover with stunning lakes and the beautiful Northwoods, offering hiking, biking, snowmobiling, or cross country skiing. There is no shortage of opportunities for outdoor recreation at any time of the year, waiting for exploration and new memories to be made.

Download the amazing app "Map It Vilas" to your smart phone and explore dozens of public recreational trails in Vilas County, Wisconsin. Interactive maps help you explore the best spots for snowmobiling, ATV-ing, biking, hiking, cross-country skiing and more. Find and sort trails by length, location, activities, amenities and more.

St. Germain Fishing


Little St. Germain lake abounds in Spring and Summer with panfishing, in Winter with ice fishing for walleye or northern pike, and in Fall for trophy-sized musky fishing. The lake is one of the finest producing lakes in northern Wisconsin covering 959 acres with 15 miles of shoreline. The lake has 3 large bays which make for smooth waters for fishing or water sports.
Northern Wisconsin Museums


If indoor activities are required, there are several museums that kids and adults alike are sure to enjoy.
Northwoods Events


Arts and craft fairs, weekly summer flea market, July 4 th activities, fishing tournaments, Colorama, Radar Run snowmobile races and much more. Nearby Eagle River and Minocqua offer fun events like Snowmobile Derby Week and Three Eagle Run.
Northern Wisconsin Area Links

Other Northwoods Links

These links will provide more information as you plan your vacation at Serenity Bay Resort!