Tourism and Tourism Development


The Real North

Marinette County offers some of the best outdoor recreation in all of North East Wisconsin.  The Marinette County Tourism Association Committee is a private/public partnership of dedicated local officials working with private citizens to promote and enhance tourism and tourism related businesses in Marinette County.

The Real North website can be found here:  Marinette County Tourism

WI tourism


discover wi

Discover Wisconsin has a tremendous volume of tourism related information; from mountain biking, to festivals, to bed and breakfast locations.  You will all find more info at:  Discover Wisconsin

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The official Wisconsin Department of Tourism site for information and promotion to both Wisconsin citizens and out-of-state visitors is here:  

If you are looking for tourism related statistics, and other types of tourism related data, the Wisconsin Department of Tourism is another great site to take a look at.


Tourism Research

[logo] Crest of the University of Wisconsin–MadisonThe Department of Urban and Regional Planning

The CNRED Tourism Team

Many of the resources can be found by following the links on the upper left hand of the web page above.

If you are looking for more information on tourism employment and it’s overall impact for the Wisconsin economy, in 2004, the UW-Madison Urban and Regional Planning department and UW-Extension published:

Travel and Tourism Employment in Wisconsin: Moving Beyond Aggregate Estimates and Conventional Wisdom.

This was a research project to assess labor market issues and the occupational structure associated with travel and tourism sectors.