Forest County

Forest County

Fishing

Forest County has many bodies of water with excellent fishing.  There are 824 named lakes and hundreds of unnamed.  Many of the streams in Forest County form the headwaters of wild and scenic rivers-the Wolf, Brule, Peshtigo and Pine.  There are over 560 miles of rivers and streams with many miles of outstanding water resources (OWR) and exceptional water resources (ERW) and 479 miles of  classified trout streams.   Whether you like fishing from the boat, off the shore, or on the ice, Forest County has it all. 

Lake Maps (WDNR)

Fishing the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest