Presque Isle Chamber of Commerce

previous arrow
next arrow

About Presque Isle

French Voyageurs named us Presque Isle or "Almost an Island." Our rich history includes booming logging days, vacation resorts, sportsman's traditions... more»

Visit Presque Isle

Wisconsin's Last Wilderness is ideally situated at the top of the state, providing vacationers an oasis of sparkling lakes, towering pines, abundant wildlife, and...  more»

Live in Presque Isle

Today, our Village is home to 615 year-round and 2,000 seasonal residents, alongside a strong sense of community. Many small businesses and individuals work hard... more»

Wisconsin’s Last Wilderness


At the top of Wisconsin, you will find a place where wilderness is alive and well. Water draws people to picturesque Presque Isle, whose name in French means “almost an island," and whose fishery remains strong due to its less trafficked waters. Enjoy abundant natural resources with contemplative endeavors such as hiking, birding, and photography; or activities like boating, biking, and snowmobiling. Our diverse trails and pathways, water and waterfalls, and glacial hills and forests provide outdoor enthusiasts with plenty to do year-round. Our quaint town is known for its quality waters, year-round wildlife, and snowbelt winters, alongside a laid-back and friendly way of life. A number of area resorts, lodges, and vacation cabins cater to visitors, from couples seeking a quiet wilderness experience to the hunter-angler seeking a trophy for their wall, from cross-country skiers to snowmobilers, from birdwatchers to motorcyclists, from young families to the young-at-heart.

28th Annual Spring Walleye Tournament

May 17,18, and 19th - RESULTS

Total of 135 fish were caught and successfully released. Top five:
Al Tessman 201.25
Mark Lenda 193.50
Randy Szukalski 177.00
Gary Colovich 162.25
Don Devore 124.25

Longest fish went to Mark Lenda 23.25

Thanks to all the anglers and all the volunteers. See you next year.

Presque Isle Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan 2019-2023

eNewsletter Signup


Main Street Office & 24-Hr Information Center
8305 Main Street, Presque Isle WI 54557
Call: 715.686.2910 or Email:

Upcoming Events

5:00 pm GENTLE YOGA @ Presque Isle Community Library
GENTLE YOGA @ Presque Isle Community Library
Aug 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Summer joga is starting in Presque Isle June 17, focusing on foundational postures and breath work alongside relaxing music.
9:00 am Sunrise Yoga @ Sunrise Resort
Sunrise Yoga @ Sunrise Resort
Aug 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Moderate flow class hosted at Sunrise Resort overlooking Presque Isle Lake, located on Hwy P in Presque Isle. If poor weather, we’ll be downstairs in the Library.
8:30 am Weekly Northwoods Plein Air Pain...
Weekly Northwoods Plein Air Pain...
Aug 22 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Weekly Northwoods – Part of the Manito Art League, Northwoods Outdoor Artists conducts weekly Plein Air Painting events throughout the summer at various Northwoods locations. The event is free and open to the public as…