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DNR Fisheries AreasHalfmoon Lake Fishery Area

Halfmoon Lake Fishery Area is an "Areas of Special Natural Resource Interest" (ASNRI) that includes warmwater fish species. The property also includes forested wetland, lowland shrub wetland, and cultural sites.

Halfmoon Lake Fishery Area is also next to North Bend Bottoms Wildlife Area.


Halfmoon Lake Fishery Area is in Jackson County, North Bend Township; T 19N R 6W, section 31.


Angling opportunities

River backwater - warmwater fish species. Statewide fishing regulations for all species.

Recreational Opportunities

  • Hunting - bear, deer, small game, and turkey
  • Trapping
  • Hiking
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Wildlife viewing
  • Fishing - warmwater fish species
  • Bird watching
  • Berry picking


Halfmoon Lake Fishery Area is managed for warmwater fish species and trapping.


For questions and comments contact:

Fisheries Biologist
Department of Natural Resources
910 Hwy 54 East
Black River Falls, WI 54615

Last revised: Monday February 20 2017