Mineral Lake Recreation Area

Mineral Lake Recreation area features a boat landing providing access to 256-acre Mineral Lake, approximately 10 miles west of Mellen, on County Highway GG.

Mineral Lake offers musky, bass, walleye, and panfish. Eagle watching is a favorite activity on this lake. There is an eagle’s nest on the west shore of Mineral Lake. A picnic area and boat launch are located one mile north on Forest Road 187.

Mineral Lake Recreation Area is near Morgan Falls, St. Peter’s Dome, and Brunsweiller Semi-primitive Non-motorized Area.

At a Glance

Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Mellen, WI. 

General Information


From Mellen drive west on County Highway GG 8.7 miles to Forest Road 187 and turn right and drive. 0.3 miles to the recreation area.

From Clam Lake drive northwest on County Highways GG & M and in 0.1 miles turn right (north) on Highway GG and drive 10.4 miles to Forest Road 187. Turn left (west) and drive 0.3 miles to the recreation area.

Recreation Map

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Lake and Pond Fishing

Mineral Lake Recreation area is located on the 256-acre Mineral Lake.

Fish Species musky, bass, walleye, and panfish

Boating - Motorized

A boat launch is located one mile north on Forest Road 187.

Boating - Non-Motorized

Mineral Lake provides visitors opportunities for canoeing, kayaking, and paddling.

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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256 Acre Lake

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