Welcome to the Town of Boulder Junction!

Vilas County, WI


Town Office winter hours are Mon-Thurs. 9:30-3:30 p.m.


This website was created as an online resource for the residents and visitors to the friendliest town in Wisconsin.  

Throughout the year, there are many opportunities to get involved in our community.


Please browse our Website to learn more about the services we offer residents and how you can volunteer!  Click here to view the 2014 Annual Report.

Please visit the Boulder Junction Chamber of Commerce to learn more about local events in our area.  If you have any questions, you can reach us by clicking Contact Us.

(photo of Nebish Lake, found on http://www.lifeinthenorthwoods.com )

Summer Afternoon Reflections at Nebish Lake (2)-L


Are you concerned about the future of the Town of Boulder Junction?

A newly formed committee of volunteers is looking for ideas & opinions from the community as we look to the future of our town for many generations to come.

Please complete our questionnaire found on the link below:


If you do not have internet access, please use the Boulder Junction Public Library computers.

Deadline to complete the survey is Tuesday, January 31, 2017. 


The Boulder Junction Economic Development/Connect Communities Committee,

in conjunction with the Town of Boulder Junction and with community commitment and participation, will develop and promote economic opportunities and explore investment options supporting our strategic economic development objectives and activities to enhance ongoing community prosperity. 

MEMBERS: Colleen Swanson (Chairperson) - Fred Marsh – Steve Coon – Theresa Smith - Wendi Neupert - Eric Johnson –

Dan Jacoby – Laura Bertch - Cherie Sanderson – Amy Wheeler

Proposed Town Plaza


Marek PPT_PDF A Cabin in the Woods Presentation-2

A Cabin in the Woods Presentation-2

Proposed Plaza Survey Results: town-of-boulder-junction-plaza-survey-1

Proposed Plaza Survey Comments: town-survey-comments


Proposed Plaza Statement of Work: 16_1021-dse-plaza-mater-plan-scope-and-fees

Proposed Plaza Q & A: townplazaphase2_sowquestions

Community Center rooms are availble to rent.
View the virtual tour here:



Town Road Improvement Project Plan

 NEW Road Plan SpreadsheetTown Road Improvement Project Master 1-11-17

NEW Road Plan PowerpointRoad Improvement Project 1-11-17

NEW Road Plan Presentation PDF: Road Improvement Project 1-11-17 Final

Closer Look at Priority Ranking: Exhibit I Priority Ranking

Closer Look at Category & Pavement Type: Exhibit II Category & Pavement Type

Closer Look at Priority Groupings: Exhibit III Priority Groupings


Original Plans

Road Plan Presentation Powerpoint: Town Road Redevelopment Plan Intro

 Road Plan Presentation PDF: Town-Road-Redevelopment-Plan-Intro PDF

 Original 12-1-15 Road Plan Spreadsheet: Original Road Plan

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The risk of wildfire Is real in Boulder Junction.
Boulder Junction is taking steps to reduce those risks.

Town Statistics:

Land Size: 82 square miles

Water Size: 18 square miles
Fifth largest town in Vilas County

Population: 941 (Jan 2014 Estimate)

376 year-round dwellings
806 seasonal dwellings

Land Ownership:
Private 12.2 miles
State Land 63%
State Water 24.8%

Local Roads: 90.2 miles

Boulder Junction, Wisconsin, weather forecast