Pella Wisconsin a guide to the Northwoods
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Pella Wisconsin
Pella is a quiet little town located in Shawano County. It is a relaxed way of life not all the hustle and bustle of city life. Relax enjoy the scenery and what the area has to offer.
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Pella Pond 35th Annual Ice Fishing Derby

Pella Pond
7AM-2PM Feb 5th, 2022

Sign-up day of the derby on the ice. Catch and release Northern Pike only!
Kids prizes on the Ice at 1pm, ( kids must be present at 1pm) other raffles and prizes will be given out at Hoppers Shed following the derby. Raffles include meat. cheese, booze and 50/50 and numerous other prizes.

More info email TheBigBassLodge@icloud.com

Pella, Wisconsin celebrating 150 years in 2010. 


The first white settlers to inhabit the Town of Pella were European immigrants who came to the United States from Pommern, Germany. After first settling in Dodge county they moved to the area they christened Pella, a Biblical reference meaning place of refuge. Those earliest settlers included Christian Lade, William Moldenhauer, Herman Schwartz, Friedrich Schultz, Friedrich Braun, William Papendorf, Carl Wolf, Carl Ehricke, August Moericke, William and John
Hehman, Peter Hoppe, Ferdinand Mussack, Ferdinand Buelter, Fredrick Ebert, Julius Schilling, William Westphal, G. Schwertfeger, Fredrich Kranz, Carl Klebesadel Sr. Carl Klebasadel Jr.,Ernest Pockat, Friedrich Wichmann,John and Gottlieb Mansee, John Genskow,August Bosin, William Reinke, Daniel Zimdars, William Rosenow and August Koeppen.
The first school was opened in the 1850’s eventually know as the Fairview School. The first church was Bethlehem Lutheran Church organized in 1859.