Area Lakes & Rivers of Northern WI

The Cable Area has plenty of water for playtime, with over 193 lakes in the area, what a perfect destination for on water activities! Whether you want a quiet day on the water or a active family day of water overload, we have a variety of locations for you to choose from.

Top 10 Lakes in the Cable Area

Lake Namakagon – 3,227 acres – Max depth 50 ft.
Access: Boat Ramp
Fish Species:
Bluegill
Largemouth Bass
Muskellunge (Muskie)
Northern Pike
Smallmouth Bass
Walleye

Lake Owen – 1,323 acres – Max depth 95 ft.
Access: Boat Ramp
Fish Species:
Bluegill
Largemouth Bass
Northern Pike
Rainbow Trout
Smallmouth Bass
Walleye

Perry Lake – 50 acres – Max Depth 19 ft
Access: Boat Ramp
Fish Species:
Bluegill
Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Walleye

Crystal Lake – 111 acres – Max depth 29 ft.
Access: No Ramp
Fish Species:
Bluegill
Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Walleye

Diamond Lake – 341 acres – Max depth 83 ft.
Access: Boat Ramp
Fish Species:
Bluegill
Brook Trout
Largemouth Bass
Northern Pike
Smallmouth Bass
Walleye

Atkins Lake – 176 acres – Max Depth 80ft
Access: Boat Ramp
Fish Species:
Bluegill
Brook Trout
Northern Pike
Rainbow Trout
Smallmouth Bass
Walleye

Cable Lake – 166 acres – Max depth 43 ft.
Access: Boat Ramp
Fish Species:
Bluegill
Largemouth Bass
Northern Pike

Drummond Lake – 99 acres – Max depth 49 ft.
Access: Boat Ramp
Fish Species:
Bluegill
Largemouth Bass
Northern Pike
Walleye

Tahkodah Lake – 152 acres – Max depth 18 ft.
Access: no ramp
Fish Species:
Bluegill
Largemouth Bass
Northern Pike
Smallmouth Bass
Walleye

Star Lake – 234 acres – Max Depth 55 ft – Elevation 1,116 ft
Access: Boat Ramp
Fish Species:
Bluegill
Largemouth Bass
Northern Pike

Recreational Water Activity List

Oh yes we have that too!

  • Waterskiing & Wakeboarding
  • Boating – Pontooning
  • Tubing
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
  • Stand Up Paddlesport

Find out more about watersports!