Wisconsin Just Wouldn't Be The Same Without These Five Charming Small Towns
By Ben Jones|Updated on November 15, 2023(Originally published November 04, 2022)
Ben Jones is at heart an adventurer who delights in inspiring others. A former reporter and photojournalist, he explored towns large and small as a Wisconsin correspondent for USA Today. He later became a lead photographer and senior copywriter for an award-winning destination marketing agency, before founding Boldland Creative, a company that produces photography, video, and other content for travel destinations. Jones has completed photography and content projects in more than 15 states and when he’s not looking through a camera or at his Macbook you’ll find him exploring the world’s lakes and forests.
While cities like Milwaukee, Madison, and Green Bay helped put Wisconsin on the map, some small but wonderful towns have put Wisconsin into people’s hearts. These towns offer equal doses of charm and character, and they welcome visitors with an experience that’s as timeless as it is vibrant. A small-town getaway could be just what you need – here are the most charming small towns in Wisconsin that you’ll want to visit.
What are some of the most rural small towns in Wisconsin?
The heart and soul of any state usually lie in its small towns. However, some towns are smaller than others like, let’s say, rural parts of a state. Among the most rural small towns in Wisconsin that exude charm and have a slower pace of life are the following: