Rib Mountain is well known for its recreational opportunities and has evolved into a destination for shopping as well. The area is located just southwest of the city of Wausau and is bordered on the east by Lake Wausau and the Wisconsin River.
Rib Mountain State Park and Granite Peak Ski area are located in Rib Mountain. Drop your boat in the water on Lake Wausau and enjoy the great fishing or visit Nine Mile Recreation area for great cross country ski trails in the winter or hiking, and mountain biking trails in other seasons. Visit Rib Mountain State Park for incredible views of the area. Rib Mountain is a great place to live or work and enjoy the quality of life of the area.