Emily Lake Recreation Area

Emily Lake Recreation Area

The Emily Lake Recreation Area location is in Park Falls, Wisconsin
54552. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Emily Lake Recreation Area facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest
Medford-Park Falls Ranger District
Park Falls

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Campground information Park Falls, Wisconsin


Boating and fishing are popular activities on the lake, with excellent bass and pan fish available. 

The area holds many opportunities to encounter rare species of fish, wildlife and plants. Bird watching, nature study programs and viewing the vivid fall foliage are also among popular activities for visitors.

Nearby hunting opportunities for big game, upland game birds, waterfowl and small game, exists across the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. Fishing for trout or other game fish is available in any of the 600 available lakes or 1,200 miles of stream. 

For hiking enthusiasts, 800 miles of trails are located throughout the north woods. For those that enjoy quiet places, the forest contains five designated Wilderness areas and several semi-primitive non-motorized areas. Motorized recreation is also available to the public, with approximately 300 miles of designated trail winding through the diverse landscape.


Emily Lake is 31-acres in size and has a boat ramp for activities like canoeing and fishing. The campground is near the Round Lake Non-motorized area for biking and hiking. Grills, drinking water and vault toilets create an ideal atmosphere for parties and family get-togethers.

Natural Features

The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest covers more than 1.5 million acres of Wisconsin’s Northwoods. The sparse population of the area and low visitor use, make the wild and scenic beauty of the forest that much more enjoyable. Hundred of miles of maintained trails make this area a hikers paradise.  

The pristine Emily Lake provides a breathtaking backdrop for a traditional camping experience.

Nearby Attractions

Park Falls, located just over 20 miles away, offers historical attractions, museums and restaurants-perfect for a day trip.

Frequently Asked Questions About Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest Park Falls, WI

How do I make a reservation with Emily Lake Recreation Area?

To make reservations at Emily Lake Recreation Area, you can call the office at .

Where is Emily Lake Recreation Area located?

The Emily Lake Recreation Area is located at Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest Medford-Park Falls Ranger District in Park Falls,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Emily Lake Recreation Area have tent or RV camping?

Emily Lake Recreation Area offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at to make sure things haven’t changed.

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