If your dream is to live in the country, or on a lake, and commute to work in the city, Douglas County in NW Wisconsin offers big woods and many clear, deep lakes within commuting distance to Duluth or Superior.
Highway 53 is a 4-lane freeway that connects Duluth/Superior to Eau Claire. It’s a good road and even in the winter months, the plows and sanding trucks respond immediately to keep travel safe during winter storms.
Many friends and neighbors in the Gordon and Wascott communities work in Duluth; they claim it’s a 45-minute drive without the stress of big-city traffic.
There are many large lakes within this 45-minute commuting zone including Lake Nebagamon, Upper Lake St Croix, The St Croix Flowage, Whitefish Lake, and even the northern end of the Minong Flowage.
There are also excellent values on small to medium size lakes within commuting distance to Duluth/Superior.
This energy-efficient 4 BR chalet is located on Spider Lake, Wascott, a 45-minute commute to Duluth/Superior.