Peshtigo Chamber of Commerce
The name "Peshtigo" (PESH-ti-go) is a native Indian word believed to mean "snapping turtle" or "wild goose."
Reborn from the ashes of America's deadliest fire, the city of Peshtigo is proud of it's unique name and heritage. Peshtigo's history and surrounding natural beauty, as well as its location on the Peshtigo River and abundance of outdoor recreation, make the area a popular tourist destination. The second largest city in Marinette County, Peshtigo is easy to reach by following Hwy. 41 north from Green Bay. New to the area? Click here for a free Welcome Packet.