Mellen is located in Wisconsin’s Ashland County situated on the historic Bad River, in the scenic Chequamegon National Forest and next to the wooded hills of the Penokee Mountain Range. One of the most popular tourist attractions in Mellen is Copper Falls State Park and is only 24 miles (38.6 km) south of Ashland. Mellen is a bustling community of about 750 people, this inland town provides the services and hospitality you expect in Northern Wisconsin. Noted for its variety of outdoor activities, Mellen boasts an abundance of pristine lakes, miles of rambling streams, and a wooded paradise. Fish, hunt, hike, bike, ski, snowmobile, ATV, or simply relax.