We all dream of living in a calm and peaceful neighborhood. The good life is usually pretty peaceful.

This is a small town of around 1,100 people. Those who visit this area will find a  quiet forest, a beautiful lake, or a scenic trail. If you're looking for a place to relax in Wisconsin, this town in Forest County is the place to be.

hiking route in green alpine forest

A new list from "Only In Your State" was released calling this large town, or small city the most peaceful one in Wisconsin.

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Wisconsin's Most Peaceful Town

This great town was officially established in 1897 during the state’s logging boom. It is known as Wabeno. Only In Your State went on to say, 

For peace and tranquility, it’s hard to beat the Wisconsin Northwoods. Wherever you are up north, you’re never far from a quiet forest, a beautiful lake, or a scenic trail. You can make an argument that every town is more peaceful that then next, but a few places offer a perfect blend of quiet beauty and strong community roots. The little town of Wabeno is a town like that. It’s tucked into a big forest, and it’s a charming Wisconsin town.

The area has a long Native American history. Sources go on to show the percentages,

the racial makeup of the town was 74.84% White, 0.32% African American, 20.65% Native American, 0.08% Asian, 0.16% Pacific Islander, 0.47% from other races, and 3.48% from two or more races.


Why Is This Spot So Peaceful?

This spot is surrounded by natural beauty. The peace that comes with this calm and relaxing energy of nature is truly amazing.

It’s surrounded by the gorgeous, 1.5 million-acre Chequamegon–Nicolet National Forest.

There is plenty of hiking and so much more to do in Wabeno Wisconsin.

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