In North Central Wisconsin, you’ll find the perfect balance of unspoiled natural beauty and convenient creature comforts. Merrill itself is a warm-hearted community ideally located just off the interstate, about 20 minutes north of Wausau. The community is home to about 10,000 residents and is an ideal location for outdoor enthusiasts with its numerous lakes and parks with hiking, snowmobiling, biking and cross-country ski trails. The Wausau/Weston area is just an easy twenty minute commute to Merrill making it an ideal location for those seeking more of an urban lifestyle. The area offers a complete package of arts and culture, fine dining, shopping, cultural events and a wide assortment of entertainment. The community is also home to a downhill ski resort, three micro-breweries, a top whitewater kayak parkand an assortment of urban amenities...without any of the hassles!