The Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center helps people connect with the historic, cultural, and natural resources of the Northern Great Lakes Region through customer-based information, services, and educational programs.

The NGLVC is a public space for occasional use by community organizations. It does not advocate or endorse the viewpoints of events or meeting room users.

Our Goal
The Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center's goal is to be a leader and partner in delivering regional education, information and tourism services.

Our Vision
The Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center will be a leader in advancing the sustainability of the region's cultural, historic, and natural resources through innovative partnerships that engage people and communities in positive change.

Copyright  Friends of the Center. All rights reserved.

9am-5pm Daily | 715.685.9983 | Free Admission | 29270 County Highway G, Ashland, WI 54806 | rooms@nglvc.org

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David R. Obey Northern Great Lakes

“FOCAL is an equal opportunity provider, lender and employer.”

To help us reduce the spread of COVID-19, effective immediately, all employees, vendors and guests visiting the David R. Obey Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center, a USDA Forest Service facility, are required to wear a face mask and maintain physical distance.