Clear Lake Campground

Northern WI Campground
Clear Lake Campground

101 Non-Electric Sites (Generators allowed)

Beach Area

Pets Allowed on a Leash

Drinking Water


Flush Toilets

$20/Night for State Residents

$25/Night for Non-Residents

Reservations Required

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Clear Lake Campground is one of the most popular camping destination in the Northern Highland American Legion State Forest. It is a centrally-located campground that offers easy access to many of the Northwoods communities nearby. The campground is located near Woodruff & Minocqua, Wisconsin.

It is located on the southwest corner of Clear Lake and shares the lake with an additional picnic and beach area on the north side of the lake. This 846-acre exceptionally clear lake provides excellent boating and good fishing. This campground has a large sandy beach with a marked swimming area. Water skiing is often enjoyed on this lake.

Clear Lake Campground offers 101 campsites, 4 of which are available to reserve as double sites and accommodate up to 12 people. The campground has one ADA compliant site as well as 10 walk-to/tent only sites. There are no electric sites in the campground, however generators are allowed to run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

A State Parks and Forest Admission Sticker is required for camping. There are 6 hand pumps available for drinking water. There are also 6 pit toilets located throughout the campground as well as one building with flush toilets and ADA compliant showers. Firewood is also available on site for purchase.

There are some excellent hiking and biking opportunities nearby to explore. The campground is connected to the Clear Lake/Indian Mounds Paved Bike Trail which allows access to the Raven Trail network. Some additional nearby trails include: the Heart of Vilas County Paved Bike Trail, Razorback Ridges, Madeline Lake Trail & Shannon Lake Trail.

Clear Lake Campground is a reservation only campground, so make sure you visit their website and see what is available. Reservations can be made up to 11 months in advance of your stay. This is one of the most popular campgrounds in northern Wisconsin and reservations go quickly, so don't hesitate to book your stay and enjoy this campground in the heart of the Northwoods.

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