Lakewood, located in northern Oconto County, is a quiet town appealing to visitors looking to enjoy the peace and serenity the town offers. Water sports such as kayaking, canoeing, water skiing and wakeboarding are popular activities for area visitors. Lumbering was the original dominant industry of the town, and the Holt and Balcom Logging Camp offers visitors the unique opportunity to experience how lumberjacks lived while the camp was operational. It is believed to be the oldest logging camp in the United States on its original site.