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SAILOR LAKE, WI

Photo: SAILOR LAKE
Status: Closed through Wed Apr 30 2014   Season Dates
 

Overview

Rustic Sailor Lake Campground sits on the northwestern shores of scenic Sailor Lake. Its scenic views and secluded location make it popular for campers and explorers alike. The campground offers access to the lake as well as a beautiful picnic area and access to off-road vehicle trails.

Natural Features:

The campground is laid out in two loops and situated on the shores of Sailor Lake at an elevation of about 1,460 feet. The sites are shaded by a mixed hardwood forest.

Recreation:

Sailor Lake Campground is a favorite among off-road enthusiasts, offering direct access to the 60-mile Flambeau Trail System. The trail is highlighted by rolling terrain, tree-lined corridors, wooden bridges and vistas overlooking various bogs and lakes. It is a popular snowmobiling location during winter months.

The campground is adjacent to 170-acre Sailor Lake, which is popular for boating and fishing. Anglers will find healthy populations of pan fish and northern pike. A boat ramp is located a mile south of the campground.

Facilities:

The campground offers about two dozen sites for tent or RV camping. There are no hookups available and parking spurs are either grass or gravel. Some sites are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Each site is equipped with a table and campfire ring with grill. Vault toilets and drinking water are provided. Some sites are secluded by trees and some are situated on the waterfront.

Nearby Attractions:

The campground is located approximately 11 miles southeast of Fifield. The city boasts a variety of tourist attractions, including historic sites, a reconstructed logging dam and a couple of war memorials.

Activities and Amenities

Within Facility
  • Birding
  • Boat Ramp
  • Boating
  • Campfire Rings
  • Drinking Water (Hand Pump)
  • Fishing
  • Grills
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding Trails
  • Lake Access
  • Off-Road Vehicle Trails
  • Parking Area
  • Picnic Area
  • Picnic Shelters
  • Pit Toilets
  • Self Pay Station
  • Tables
  • Trash Collection
  • Vault Toilets
  • Waterfront Sites
  • Wildlife Viewing
Within 10 Miles
  • Historic Sites
  • Museum
Know Before You Go
  • Click here for more information on the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest


Due to the spread of invasive insects, firewood from outside the area is not permitted. Help protect our forests by purchasing or collecting firewood at or near your camping destination and burning it on-site. Click here for more information.
  • Don't move firewood: To limit the spread of invasive tree-killing pests, firewood from outside the area is not permitted. Some states have quarantines and may confiscate your firewood. Please help protect our forests from invasive species by obtaining your firewood at or near your camping destination and burning it on-site. Visit don'tmovefirewood.org for more information.

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
45.84306, -90.27722
45°50'35"N, 90°16'38"W

From Fifield, follow State Highway 70 east for about 7 miles and turn right (south) on Forest Road 139 and continue for 3 miles.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

SAILOR LAKE
USDA FOREST SERVICE
PARK FALLS WI 54552

Phone Number:

Information: (715)762-2461