Welcome to Portage

The Portage Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes you to Historic Portage, Wisconsin, located next to the beautiful Wisconsin and Fox Rivers. A wonderful place to grow your business, raise your family or just visit, we are eager to share our rich history with you.

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The Chamber is made up of businesses, organizations and individuals who are working as one voice for the community. We work together on critical issues and partner in economic development to attract new businesses and foster growth.

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As we work to better our community, we are a springboard for community awareness, volunteerism, and fostering leadership. Our mission is to provide leadership for building a healthy economy and a high quality of life in the Portage community.

Read More about Living in Portage

Visit Portage

Looking for things to do in Portage? Click on the images below for our Community Guide and see why Portage is the 12th safest city in Wisconsin. Take a tour of historic downtown Portage and waterfront, or check out our bike routes.

Tour Historic Portage

Tour Historic Portage

Community Guide

Community Profile


The 12th Safest City

Bike Columbia County

Plan Your Bike Trip

Intro to Portage

Check out this video!


Enjoy snowmobiling?

Check out the Winnebago Ridge Runners snow mobile club.

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