Windsor Dam Recreation Area

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

The Windsor Dam Campground will remain closed for the 2018 camping season. Stevens Lake and Luna-White Deer Lake campgrounds are other Forest Service campgrounds near Windsor Dam. To find additional camping opportunities in Forest County please visit http://www.visitforestcounty.com/.

If you are looking for a base camp that was designed with anglers and hunters in mind, try the Windsor Dam Recreation Area off Highway 70 east of Eagle River.

The Windsor Dam Recreation Area on the Eagle River District consists of a quiet and secluded campground with 8 campsites equipped with picnic tables and vault toilets located along the North Branch of the Pine River. Camp next to the river and enjoy the beautiful sound of falling water as it cascades downstream.

Did you forget something? Don’t sweat it! The small town of Iron River can meet your camping supply needs ranging from groceries to firewood.

So, if you enjoy fishing, canoeing, kayaking, whitewater paddling or hunting for deer and grouse, then the Windsor Dam Recreation Area is the place for you, conveniently located just 23 miles east of Eagle River. Windsor Dam Recreation Area is pet friendly; See our restrictions for more information.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Campground closed for the 2018 recreation season.
Reservations: There are no reservable sites at the Windsor Dam Recreation Area.  All sites are available on a first-come basis.
Fees Free camping. However, there is a $5 daily parking fee required.
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: Campsite Capacity
  • Maximum of 8 people and 4 vehicles at each camp site.
  • Vehicle capacity limit includes vehicles, wheeled camping units and trailers.
Pets and Animals
  • Pets must always be restrained or on a leash while in developed recreation areas.
  • Pets (except guide dogs) are not allowed in swimming areas.
  • Saddle or pack animals are allowed in recreation sites only where authorized by posted instructions.
Firewood Closure Order
  • Our firewood closure order prohibits the possession, storage, or transport of any firewood that originates from more than 25 miles from your campsite. Firewood certified by the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Transportation and Consumer Protection can originate from more than 25 miles from National Forest destination.
  • Both certified firewood and Kiln-dried, untreated/unpainted/unstained/construction/dimensional lumber that is free of any metal or foreign substance is approved. Pallet boards are not approved.
Operation of all ATVs & UTVs are prohibited in campground.
Closest Towns: Iron River, WI.  Visit the Eagle River Chamber of Commerce!
Water: Potable water is not available.
Restroom: Vault toilets
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service
Information Center: Eagle River - Florence Ranger District

General Information

Parking:

Paved roads.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


Camping & Cabins

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RV Camping

The Windsor Dam Campground has 8 campsites equipped with picnic tables and vault toilets located along the North Branch of the Pine River. Camp next to the river and enjoy the beautiful sound of falling water as it cascades downstream.

General Info:

Parking

Paved roads.


Fire InformationNo fires allowed
Reservation InfoThere are no reservable sites at the Windsor Dam Campground. All sites are available on a first-come basis.

Campground Camping

The Windsor Dam Campground has 8 campsites equipped with picnic tables and vault toilets located along the North Branch of the Pine River. Camp next to the river and enjoy the beautiful sound of falling water as it cascades downstream.

No. of Sites8

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Hiking

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Nature Viewing

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Picnicking

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
45.93

  Longitude : 
-88.8607

 



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