VILAS COUNTY, WI (WTAQ) - Workers have completed the last eight miles of The Heart of Vilas County Trail System.
A 45-mile bike path now connects St. Germain with Manitowish Waters.
Private donations paid the $2 million price of the latest addition. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Saturday.
Some businesses in Boulder Junction say they are already seeing benefits from the connector. One hotel is completely booked up by people using the trail.
Plans are to connect to Mercer in the coming years.
(Story courtesy of Wheeler News Service)