Welcome to the Town of Round Lake, Wisconsin

About Our Town

The Town of Round Lake was created in 1913 from detached portions of the then existing Towns of Hayward and Lenroot. The first town meeting was held on July 7, 1913.

Much of the town’s development is centered on the lakes and rivers. The Town of Round Lake is home to individuals who support local tourism, the recreation industry, its northwoods character and natural beauty. The town covers approximately 76,800 acres of land area of which approximately 80 percent is forest. The town has an abundance of surface waters in lakes, ponds, rivers and streams. In all, the town has 140 miles of shoreline, covering approximately 5,780 acres, and 70 miles of rivers and streams. The town boasts a large number of rich wetland areas.


The Town of Round Lake is located in the northwest part of the state in Sawyer County, Wisconsin. The town shares municipal borders with six towns and one county:

  • Town of Chippewa (Ashland County)
  • Town of Hayward
  • Town of Hunter
  • Town of Lenroot
  • Town of Spider Lake
  • Town of Winter
  • Ashland County

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Recycling Center Change of Hours:

The Recycling Center will no longer be open on Wednesdays Starting the Week of September 6th.

The Center returns to fall/ winter hours: Saturdays Only 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (noon)


Be safe on the road- lets work together.

  • The Town of Round Lake would like to remind all Pedestrians: (Walkers/ Runners) , and Bikers of the importance of making yourself visible to traffic.
  • Please consider wearing high vis clothing or a safety vest. Bike lights are also a great way to alert drivers to your presence.
  • Drivers please remember to slow down when pedestrians are on the road and use caution when passing  bike cyclist.

Working together we all can  be safe.

Thank You



Quick Links


10625N County Rd A
Hayward WI 54843
Phone/Fax: 715-462-9271
Email: town@townofroundlakewi.org

Office Hours are on Thursdays 12:00 pm (noon) – 6:00 p.m. and other times by appointment.

Town Board Meetings are held the Second Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm.  Plan Commission Meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month at 6:00 pm. All meetings are held at the Town Hall located at 10625 N County Road.