Welcome to the Town of Boulder Junction!

Vilas County, WI


The Town Office is Currently Open Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10:00 am to 1:00 pm


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!  

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

Town Road Improvement Project Plan

Click here to view road improvement project updates.

Public Information Meeting Materials

Cost Estimates 4-12-17 Draft: Cost Estimates 04_12_17 DRAFT

Scenario Handout: Scenario Handout

TR Information Meeting 4-12-17: TR Information Meeting 04_12_17

Project Summary Draft 4-6-17: Project Summary DRAFT 04_06_17

4-6-2017 Meeting

LRIP 4-6-17: LRIP 04_06

Project Summary Draft: Project Summary DRAFT 04_06_17

Road Building 101: Road Building 101

Scenario Handout: Scenario Handout

TR Information Meeting Draft: TR Information Meeting 04_06_17 DRAFT

3-22-2017 Meeting

Cost Estimates: Cost Estimates 03_22_17 DRAFT

Elector Handout: Elector Handout

TR Information Meeting: TR Information Meeting 03_22_17 DRAFT

3-15-2017 Meeting

Cost Estimates: Cost Estimates 03_15_17 DRAFT

Guiding Principals: Guiding Principles DRAFT 03_15_17

TR Information: TR Information Meeting 03_15_17 DRAFT

3-7-2017 Meeting

Cost Estimates: Cost Estimates 03_07_17v1

Project Timeline: PROJECT TIME LINE 03_07_17v1

3-2-2017 Meeting

Cost Estimates: Cost Estimates 03_02_17

Project Timeline: PROJECT TIME LINE 03_02_17 

2-23-17 Meeting

Road Building 101: Road Building 101 02_20_2017

Town Road Survey Overview: Town Road Survey Overview 2_20_17

Updated Cost Estimates 2-23-2017: Updated Cost Estimates 2_23_17

2-15-17 Meeting

Cost Update: Town Road Improvement Project - Cost Update 02_15_17 

Cost Information: Mark Barden Cost Info

1-24-17 Meeting

Road Construction Overview Powerpoint: Road Construciton Overview

Project Communication Plan Powerpoint: Communicaton Plan

Survey Overview Powerpoint: Survey Overview

1-11-17 Meeting 

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

Road Plan PowerpointRoad Improvement Project 1-11-17

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

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


The Town of Boulder Junction has been certified as a Telecommuter Forward! Community by the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin. The Telecommuter Forward! Certification recognizes local units of government that have met criteria for promoting telecommuting opportunities in partnership with broadband providers, economic development professionals, and the State Broadband Office.

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


Town Statistics:

Land Size: 82 square miles

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

Population: 944 (Jan 2016 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