Lac Vieux Desert Campground

Camp here and you'll be at the headwaters of the Wisconsin River! This 2,853-acre lake is the largest lake in the Nicolet and is shared with the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Hence, "border lake: fishing regulations apply". The lake is known for its musky, walley, bass, and northern. It also has several boat accesses.


16 miles N of Eagle River on Hwy 45 to Co E, then 2 miles E on Co E and N on Forest Road 2205.


  • On Water

Fish Type

  • Largemouth Bass
  • Musky
  • Northern Pike
  • Walleye

Campground Type

  • RV
  • Tent
  • Trailer

Publicly Owned

  • Yes

Number of Campsites

  • 31

Natural Attractions Type

  • Beaches
  • Parks, Forests, Trails


  • Yes


  • Yes

Boat Launch

  • Yes