Catfish Lake
    Eagle River - 8 minutes
Clarity: 5.6 ft Avg Depth: 12 ft Max Depth: 30 ft Size: 978 Acres Type: Drainage Access: Public
   Catfish Lake is one of the most popular lakes on the Eagle River Chain of Lakes. It has been a popular vacation destination for many years and was one of the original up north hot spots. The lake has good fishing and is very popular for going out for all day cruises on the boat.
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HOMES FOR SALE


   Experience the history of the Sycamore Cottage. It was built in 1904 and was the very first residence on the Everett Peninsula. The Waterman/Bailey family has owned and thoroughly loved the home since then. This very charming log home has 5 bedrooms and 2.5 baths and over 2400 sq. ft. It has been added on to over the years and it has been updated with modern amenities like central air conditioning. There is almost 1 acre and 132' of west facing sand frontage. The home is located in the middle of "Boat House Row" on Catfish Lake and yes you do have your very own wet boathouse! The location on the Eagle River Chain of 28 Lakes could not be better! All of the ingredients for the perfect year-round home are right here on Catfish Lake. It is time for a new family to carry on the tradition!
  • Price: $589,000
  • Finished Sq Ft: 2473
  • Eagle River/8 mins

   Remarkable spot! Level sand frontage on one of the most sought after lakes in the Northwoods, Catfish Lake. It is on the Chain of 28 Lakes. The property consists of 2 cabins. The main cabin offers 3 bedrooms and 1.5 baths. It is 936 sq. ft., is air conditioned and sits very close to the lake. The second cabin offers 2 bedrooms, 1 bath and 720 sq. ft. Both offer full kitchens. Other features of the property include new electrical wiring, new plumbing, and a new concrete patio. Both cabins are on new foundations and there is a new septic system in place. Both cabins have steel roofs and cedar siding and the property is nicely landscaped. There is a lakeside fire pit and there are two piers. The frontage is level and sandy. It is in great shape and is the perfect place on the Chain of 28 Lakes!
  • Price: $398,000
  • Finished Sq Ft: 936
  • Eagle River/8 mins

   Whether you are looking for a year round home or a vacation getaway, this home with 112' of level frontage on Catfish Lake, part of the Eagle River/Three Lakes Chain of Lakes, is steps away from enjoying all the chain has to offer. Open concept living with spectacular water views from the living room and kitchen. With 5 bedrooms, this is the perfect house to host family and friends. A two plus car attached garage, maintenance free siding and central air round out this must see home.
  • Price: $379,000
  • Finished Sq Ft: 1275
  • Eagle River/8 mins

   Eagle River Chain of Lakes Home! With more than 100 feet of level frontage on CATFISH LAKE from the home.This home sits on over an acre of land with an irregularly shaped lot which allows for about 189 feet of frontage along HWY 45. The oversized two car garage (28x30) is well lite and has large workbenches, the garage also has a lower level storage area on the lake side. This home has been lived in year round for nearly 50 years by the same family so there is plenty of stuff that has collected over the years and could use some updating. The home does have a fairly open living floor plan with a stone faced fireplace and picture windows in the Living and dining rooms.
  • Price: $325,000
  • Finished Sq Ft: 1296
  • Eagle River/8 mins

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   Check out these southernly views of Beautiful Catfish Lake! This large lot has over 224 sandy front feet on the Eagle River chain and is located just outside of Eagle River. A building site has been prepped along with a viewing corridor and driveway. Zoning has approved a large waterside shed with golfcart drive-up capabilities. See photos attached and agent can access more plans. The site is well wooded, offering the rarity of privacy on the chain. Snowmobile trails are close by for year round enjoyment. This lot comes with a recently added, high quality boardwalk. Vacant lots on Catfish Lake just do not exist, except for this one!

   PREMIER CATFISH LAKE LOT ON THE FAMOUS EAGLE RIVER CHAIN O' LAKES - 100' of sand frontage, .75 acres on the Western shore, fabulous view of the length of the lake and 28 other lakes to enjoy. New survey is included plus property is zoned General business to build your new home or a year round weekly rental.

   Here's your chance to be on the Eagle River Chain at an affordable price. Approximately 1.45 acres that is cleared and ready for your dream home or cabin. Driveway is in; all you need to do is grab your blueprints. 100' of frontage on Catfish Lake and a gazebo at the water's edge round out your lot. Don't delay, lots like this don't last! 9825

   This 1.45 acre lot sits on 100' of South facing frontage on Catfish Lake. The lot is cleared, the driveway is in and ready for your build; perfect for a walk out/hillside home. Come take a look at this gently sloped lot on the Eagle River Chain, you won't be disappointed. 9826

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CATFISH LAKE DETAILS


  WATER INFORMATION

Size Shoreline Clarity Water Color
978 Acres 10.64 Miles Cloudy Brown
Max Depth Average Depth Lake Access Lake Type
30 Ft 12 Ft Public Drainage
Fishing Fish Species Bottom Material Boat Activity
Good Variety Mostly Sand High
Lake Restrictions Public Launch Noise Level Lake Grade
Boating / Fishing Yes Above Average A

  LAND INFORMATION

High Speed Internet Natural Gas Cell Coverage Home Density
Yes Yes Good Average
Township School District Tax Rate / $1000 Rentals on Lake
Lincoln Northland Pines $8.60 Yes

  SURROUNDING ATTRACTIONS/PLACES TO GO

Closest Towns: Distance to Town:
Eagle River7 mins
Three Lakes16 mins
Nearby Grocery Stores: Distance:
Pick 'n Save12 mins
Trig's9 mins
Roads Around Lake: Closest Hospital:
Average Eagle River / 12 mins
Nearby Biking/Walking/Skiing Trails:
No trails real close to the lake, but there are many trails within ten to fifteen minutes of Catfish.
Nearby Paddling Routes:
The Eagle River / Three Lakes Chain of Lakes offers days and days of paddling opportunities
Nearby ATV Trails:
The Landover ATV trails run along the south side of the lake. It is a vast network of ATV trails that connect Eagle River to Upper Michigan. There are a variety of riding options ranging from paved roads to trails through the national forests. By far the largest ATV trail network in Vilas County.
Nearby Snowmobile Trails:
The Sno-Eagles Trails run across Catfish Lake so there is very easy access to owners. These trails consist of over 100 miles of groomed trails that connect to everywhere you could think of going on a sled in Northern WI or Michigan. Trails are kept in great condition and are a major calling card of the area.

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