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A pristine natural area and quiet beauty are found at Straight Lake in Locationnorthwest Wisconsin. This 1,800-acre park is open to foot traffic only. Lake views and glacial features provide great vistas on the Ice Age National Scenic Trail within the park. Fishing is allowed and boats may be carried in to fish.

Hiking Canoeing and kayaking Fishing Hunting Trapping Winter Activities Ice Age Trail

Contact information
For information, contact:
Straight Lake State Park
715-483-3747

Wisconsin State Park System Straight Lake State Park

View from the Ice Age National Scenic Trail that passes by Straight Lake.

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Welcome!

  • The park is open year-round from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • The state park is adjacent to the state wildlife area, providing over 4,000 contiguous acres at Straight Lake.

Directions

Straight Lake is about 12 miles northeast of St. Croix Falls. Take State Highway 35 north through Luck or south from Frederic in Polk County. Straight Lake is about 3.5 miles east of Highway 35 via 270th Avenue.

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Last revised: Friday July 19 2013