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Lake Wausau & Wisconsin River Access

he Village of Rothschild enjoys direct access to both the Wisconsin River and Lake Wausau. With stunning views, great fishing holes, and ample recreational opportunity, living with direct access to the water is an amenity many Village residents truly value.

Domtar Boat Landing

Located along the west bank of the Wisconsin River, this area is open to the public, although owned & operated by the Domtar Paper Company. Access to this boat launch is off Sunrise Lane in the Town of Rib Mountain. As the landing is located near the Rothschild Dam, please be aware of the Ordinance relating to boating below the Rothschild Dam in the Wisconsin River.  To view the Ordinances please visit

Pavilion Park / Kort Street Boat Landing

The Pavilion Park / Kort Street Boat Landing complex includes two boat launch areas, 4,600 feet of river frontage (including island), walking trails and fishing pier. Beautiful views of Granite Peak / Rib Mountain and Lake Wausau make this location a favorite for residents of the Village and surrounding area.