Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 746
Ashland, WI 54806
(get driving directions)
(800) 284-9484 - toll free
Welcome to Ashland, Wisconsin! Lake Superior's Hometown.
The City of Ashland is located at the "Top of Wisconsin" on the Lake Superior shoreline. U.S. Highway #2 and State Highway #13 intersect in the City of Ashland. Ashland is approximately 60 miles east of Duluth, MN.
The population is currently estimated at 8,695. Ashland is a regional service center serving points to Ironwood, Michigan to the east - Superior, Wisconsin to the west - Park Falls, Wisconsin to the south. Major services and retail shopping facilities within the city accommodate most daily requirements. Major regional/national retailers include Pamida, Walmart, Walgreens, McRaes, True Value, Maurices, County Market, Hallmark, Ace Hardware, Sears.
Major employers for the city include Bretting Manufacturing, Larson-Juhl, Memorial Medical Center, Northland College, Essentia Health, Chequamegon Clinic, Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College. Ashland boasts the title of "Historic Mural Capital of Wisconsin". A title given to this lovely city in 2005. The murals are hand painted on Historic brownstone buildings in an 8 block business district downtown Ashland and depict the history of Ashland. Lodging offers numerous places to stay. From Major Chains to Bed & Breakfasts to Smaller Mom & Pops, a nights sleep will always be in comfort. Dine in the many restaurants that offer full menus and fresh Lake Superior Fish.
Some other great hiking trails are Copper Falls - located in Mellen -Copper Falls State Park - Drive just 25 miles south of Ashland on Hwy 13 and hike and enjoy the beautiful waterfalls at Copper Falls. Also Check out Morgan Falls and St. Peter's Dome - From Ashland drive south on Hwy 13 about 13 miles to HwyC(about 1 mile south of Marengo). Turn right (west) on C and follow it 4.8 miles to Midway Rd. Continue straight on Midway Rd. 1.2 miles to County Line Road (FR199). Turn left (south) on County Line Road and drive 3.9 miles to the parking lot, which is on the left (east) side of the road.
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