Town of Wausau

Wausau: Wisconsin’s Best Ski Town

Thanks to Granite Peak's proximity to the beautiful City of Wausau, a ski trip can be a true vacation with activities for everyone in your crew.  With over 2,200 rooms, the Wausau area can accommodate all of your lodging needs. Enjoy quaint bed and breakfasts, upscale boutique hotels, rustic camping adventures, relaxing vacation homes, or national hotels. From luxury to economy – and everything in between – we've got you covered!

You'll quickly fall in love with this little town, with its vast array of lodging, dining, shopping, and entertainment—all offered with friendly hospitality and genuine charm. Stay in comfort and luxury at your choice of accommodations, from historic bed and breakfasts to boutique hotels and family-friendly resorts.

Local Restaurants

The Wausau area has a wide variety of dining options for foodies and families alike—there’s definitely no shortage of choices!

Our favorites (in no particular order, just to name a few)


The Wausau area is packed with unique shopping districts. If you still have the energy after a morning on the slopes, don't miss your opportunity to pick up a local original! Please support our region by visiting these great shops.

If you are interested in some new gear, check out our shop at Granite Peak, but also stop by our friends in town:

Activities Galore

Wausau has a vibrant nightlife with many art, music and entertainment venues for all ages. There truly is something for everyone. We offer many event addons for ski and stay packages. Check them out before making your reservation!

Just to name a few "Wonders of Wausau":