From the south, take highway 51 north to highway 8. Take highway 8 to Rhinelander and then take highway 17 to highway 70. Take highway 70 into Eagle River.
The nearest sizable airport is located in Rhinelander (about 27 miles away) with the next largest airport in Mosinee (CWA).
The city is small. You can park and walk anywhere in downtown.
Information on the Eagle River Airport:
Eagle River Regional Airport
Elevation : 1642
Latitude : 45-55-45
Longitude : 89-16-00
Runway 4/22 : 5,000 ft. x 75ft., paved
Runway 31/13 : 2,600 ft. x 75 ft., grass
Pilot Activated Lighting
100 LL & Jet A available
Phone (715) 479-7442
Driving is really the only way to get here. There is a very small airport in Eagle River, otherwise the closest airport are in Green Bay or Central Wisconsin.
Approximately 240 miles from Milwaukee.
Best way to get around is via snowmobile in the winter and mountain bikes in the summer. Also via boat - this area is the Chain of Lakes and you can travel all over via your boat.