Description

Ever heard of Minocqua, WI? We hadn’t either. Literally an “Island City,” parts of Minocqua are only accessible by bridges over the land of lakes that surround it. Doesn't that sound awesome? Well, itgets even more awesome and remote than Minocqua, at nearby (albeit 4 miles is practically next door in these parts) Clear Lake Campground in Northern Highland American Legion State Forest, where a handful of boat-up-only reservable campsites are awaiting your blissful solitude. Each site has tent pads roomy enough for a small haul of tents, and comes equipped with a stone fire ring, picnic table, and an open-air toilet (admit it--that sounds kind of pleasant). There is also a hand-pumped water station at the northern part of the campground—by site 642 to be exact. So bring your own food, juice, and pamperage, and be prepared to hang out for a few days with limited (thrillingly so!) access to the outside world.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
17 sites
Up to 6 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Amenities
Potable water available
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
Off-roading (OHV)
Snow sports
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Carrol Lake Campground.

Beach
Lake
River, stream, or...
Swimming hole
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Park
Northern Highland American Legion State Forest
State
Wisconsin
Country
United States
Phone Number
715-542-3923
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
45.888° N, 89.634° W
Unknown price
Tent Only: 6 Sites
(Up to people per site)
Unknown price
Tent / RV / Trailer: 11 Sites
(Up to 6 people per site)

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Inclusion Policy

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Recreate Responsibly

  1. Know before you go
  2. Practice physical distancing
  3. Plan ahead
  4. Play it safe
  5. Explore locally
  6. Leave no trace
  7. Build an inclusive outdoors
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Leave No Trace

  1. Plan ahead and prepare
  2. Travel and camp on durable surfaces
  3. Dispose of waste properly
  4. Leave what you find
  5. Minimize campfire impacts
  6. Respect wildlife
  7. Be considerate of other visitors
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