Town of Draper

Notices
Annual Budget Meeting
Nov 14, 2018
The Annual Public Town Budget Meeting will take place November 14th at 7PM at the Draper Town Hal...READ MORE »

Public Test of Voting Machine
Nov 02, 2018
In compliance with Wisconsin State Law, the Town of Draper will hold a public test of its voting ...READ MORE »

Elections Deadlines for Nov 6, 2018
Nov 02, 2018
Late voter registration period ends at 5PM Friday- the Clerk's office will be open from 9AM-5...READ MORE »

Tree Removal in Right of Way Agreement
Oct 09, 2018
 NEW in 2018: Property owners will need to sign the Tree Removal in Right of Way Agreement i...READ MORE »

 


Draper is a town in Sawyer County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 209 at the 2018 census. The unincorporated communities of Draper, Loretta, and Oxbo are located in the town.

Abundant Natural Resources:

  • Public Lands: The township of Draper encompasses thousands of acres in the heart of the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest and the Flambeau River State Forest. 
  • Waterways: There are numerous fishing lakes and waterways, including Blaisdell Lake with a state of the art public boat launch facility. The East Fork of the Chippewa River and the Flambeau River provide excellent fishing, kayaking and canoeing opportunities.
  • Wildlife: Black bear, white tailed deer, bald eagles, wolves, coyotes, bobcats, fishers and many more wild animal species are abundant in the Draper area, and you may even see elk or a stray moose passing through!

Recreation:

  • National and State Forest hiking, biking and cross country ski trails
  • Extensive ATV and snomobile trails, including a portion of the historic Tuscobia Trail
  • Public campground with hot shower facilities and state of the art RV campsites, with 30 and 50 amp electric hookups just off Tuscobia trail
  • Draper Public Park with large covered picnic shelter

Services:

  • Six established restaurants and bars conveniently located along ATV and Snowmobile Trails
  • 4 Wheel Warriors ATV Club 
  • Loretta Trailblazers Snowmobile and ATV Club
  • Draper Community Club
  • American Legion Post 394
  • Draper Volunteer Fire Department
  • Calvary Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A.

 


 

Geography:  According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 138.2 square miles (358.0 km²), of which 136.1 square miles (352.5 km²) is land and 2.1 square miles (5.5 km²) is water.

Area: 138 sqare miles, 45 miles south of Lake Superior and 120 miles north east of St. Paul, MN. Draper is 36 miles SE of Hayward, WI, home of the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame and the annual American Birkebeiner Ski Race.

Nationalities: White, Native American, and Mixed Descent 

Education: Students are bussed 12 miles to Winter School District https://www.winter.k12.wi.us/