Richardson Lake Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This campground's 26 wooded sites are located on the shore of Richardson Lake, a 47-acre lake with plenty of bass, northern pike, and panfish. Take your boat or canoe on the water in search of wildlife along the shoreline. Then relax on the sandy beach or take in the view of the lake from the picnic area that is located on a hill above the swim area.

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: The campground will close Nov. 26.
Fees $15
Passes: The USDA Forest Service honors all four Interagency Recreation Passes that may be applied at National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation and U.S. Fish and Wildlife sites charging recreation use fees. Visit to decide which pass is right for you.
Information Center: Lakewood - Laona District

General Information


From Wabeno, drive north 0.8 mile on Highway 32 to Highway 52. Turn left (west) on Highway 52 and drive 2.4 miles to Richardson Lake Road (FR 2880): Turn right (north) on Richardson Lake Road and continue 0.4 mile to the campground.

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Lake and Pond Fishing

Fish Speciesbass, northern pike, and panfish

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47 Acre Lake

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