Lincoln County


Lincoln County parks, campgrounds, detailed county map, and lake maps

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Camp New Wood Recreation Area-The Wisconsin River and four miles of the Ice Age Trail run through this area. Eight campsites are available and picnic areas are equipped with grills. Take Hwy. 107 north from Merril about eight miles to the park. Picnic tables, picnic shelter, outhouses, tent sites, trailer sites, hiking, playground, boat landing.


Hay Meadow Wayside-This wayside is used by area residents for picnicking and by weary travelers resting. Take Hwy. 17 north from Merrill 10 miles. Turn left on Old 17. Picnic tables, outhouses.


Otter lake Recreation Area-A series of old logging roads now used for hiking winds through this hilly, isolated park on Otter lake. The quiet park has 25 campsites, grills, cross-country skiing, swimming, beach, boat landing. Take Hwy. 51 north from Merrill Cty. S and go east. Follow S to Town Hall Road and continue east to Grundy Road. Go north on Grundy Road to Bear Trail Road, and east on Bear Trail Road to Otter Lake Road. Picnic tables, outhouses, tent sites, trailer sites, swimming, beach, dressing rooms, hiking, nature trails, cross-country skiing, boat landing.


Tug Lake Recreation Area-This area has a sand swimming beach, picnic area with shelter and grills, and a playground. From Merrill take Cty. K north 7 1/2 miles to Tug Lake Road. Picnic tables, picnic shelter, outhouses, swimming, beach, dressing rooms, playground.








Lincoln County Parks Dept.

1106 E. 8th St.

Merrill, Wi. 54452




Lincoln county map