Lake Metonga offers excellent fishing and boating.† This 2,100 acre lake offers plenty of room for all water enthusiasts.† Fish inhabiting this lake include walleye, northern pike, large and small mouth bass, bluegill, black crappie, rock bass, pumpkinseed, perch, bullheads, and white suckers to name a few.† A boat launch is located on the west side of the park by the dam.† There is also a high pressure boat wash station located behind the garage in the park, near the R.V. dump station.†

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Forest County

Welcome to the Forest County Veteranís Memorial Park.† We are located 4 miles south of Crandon on County Park Rd. off East Shore Dr.† The park is developed and maintained by the Forest County Forestry & Parks Department.† Park managers are available on site for information and concerns.† The park is open from approximately May 1 - October 1.

Veteranís Memorial Park

Camping is available at Veteranís Memorial Park.† There are 58 sites for trailers or tents and 10 sites for tents only.† Camping Fees are $19.00 per unit on site/day.† Electricity is available for all sites, except tent units, at no extra charge.†CASH or CHECK ONLY.

For more information on the park please contact:


during park season.†

Otherwise call the Forestry office at:


There are many picnic areas available within the park, and many tables and grills.† We also have 2 picnic/pavilion shelters that are available to rent for a family get together or a company picnic.† Firewood, soda, and ice are available for a fee.† Other facilities available include:† pit toilets, a fish cleaning facility, garbage/recycling dumpsters, R.V. dump station, and potable water.† The newest building added to the park is a shower/restroom facility with fee/pay showers.††††

We also offer a many opportunities to play.†† There are horseshoe pits, playground equipment, a volleyball court and basketball court for use.† The beach is excellent for all ages.† The lake is very gradual for the little ones and the water is crystal clear.†††