Lac Vieux Desert Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Camp here and you'll be at the headwaters of the Wisconsin River! You'll also be on a lake that has been "home" to Chippewa (Ojibwa) Indians for centuries. This 2,853-acre lake is the largest lake in the Nicolet and is shared with the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Hence, "border lake: fishing regulations apply". The lake is know for its musky, walley, bass, and northern. It also has several boat accesses and plenty of rustic resorts for your dining pleasure.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed for the season October 14.
Fees $12
Open Season: April 30 - October 14
Closest Towns:  Phelps
Information Center: Eagle River - Florence Ranger District

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