Newman Lake Recreation Area

Located on a cold water lake, this area features accessible picnic tables, grills, picnic shelter (can be reserved for a fee), playground, drinking water, fishing pier, vault toilets, horseshoe pits, sand volleyball court, and swimming beach. You can also enjoy a children's play area, interpretive exhibits, and a developed boat ramp.


From Park Falls, travel 13 miles east on State Highway 182 to Forest Road 144. Turn right (south) and travel 1 mile to Forest Road 1903, then turn left (east) and travel 1.5 miles to Newman Lake.


  • On Water
  • Disabled Access

Fish Type

  • Largemouth Bass
  • Panfish
  • Smallmouth Bass
  • Walleye

Fishing style

  • Ice
  • Inland Lake / River

Natural Attractions Type

  • Beaches
  • Parks, Forests, Trails


  • Yes