Sports and recreation enthusiasts have something in common – their love of the great outdoors! The Hayward Lakes Area is located in Sawyer County, WI, home of 55,000 acres of lakes, 300,000 acres of forestland, and countless miles of rivers. The Hayward Area is a sports and recreation mecca that offers not only world-class fishing but year-round enjoyment for everyone. Come check it out! Click here for a 2020 list of some popular area attractions!