The quality of life beckons people to call Waupaca home. It is also a great area for recreation with the natural beauty, Northwoods appeal and central location. It’s easy to navigate your way around whether biking the rustic roads into a peaceful mindset of an unplugged world or boating to an outdoor dining experience filled with nightlife and music. Waupaca has the best of both worlds.
Waupaca and the surrounding area offer employment opportunities such as The Wisconsin Veterans Home, Waupaca Foundry, Gusmer Enterprises and ThedaCare Medical Center. Many other entrepreneurial opportunities await as well. Make your dreams come alive in Waupaca. Escape when you want, or ride the waves as they come. Relax and Enjoy!
Waupaca offers a balance of recreation, agriculture, industry, commerce, and natural beauty. While Waupaca provides golf courses, restaurants, specialty shopping, Hartman Creek State Park, and other attractions for fun and enjoyment throughout all of the seasons, some of the state's best fishing, biking, paddling adventures, and relaxing can be found right here!
Waupaca is approximately 4 hours from Chicago or Minneapolis and 2 hours from Madison or Milwaukee by car. Outagamie County Airport (Appleton's Fox Valley area) is just 30 minutes away or travel to and from Green Bay's airport which is approximately 45 minutes away. Waupaca is conveniently located along the Hwy 10 corridor between Stevens Point and Appleton and is home to commuters in both directions.
The area is best known for its spring-fed crystal clear lakes and streams formed by receding glaciers thousands of years ago. The name "Waupaca" is translated from the earliest inhabitants to mean "scattered lakes" or "stretching waters." The Chain O' Lakes, 22 connected spring fed-lakes, offer a desirable destination for vacations or for a place to call home. As we've said for generations, "In all the World, No Lakes like these."
We specialize in the beloved Chain O' Lakes properties, from Lake Homes to Classic Cottages, Commercial Businesses to Lots available for dreams to unfold. As the #1 Office in Chain O' Lakes real estate sales since 2005, Our Waterfront Experience is the Difference.
Unmatched scenic beauty, vast opportunity for hunting and fishing, recreation and relaxation, the famous Waupaca Chain O’ Lakes area is just part of the 240 lakes in the rolling woodlands of Waupaca County. In addition are 79 rivers and 35 trout streams - an angler’s paradise.
The woodlands are a mecca for hunters, especially deer and turkey. Waupaca County is known for some of the very best Hunting in the State of Wisconsin! Drive our winding State Roads, Hike the historic Ice Age Trails through Amish country or Explore our farmlands to understand why we call this home. We invite you to enjoy our scenic area and friendly residents!