Lac Vieux Desert
    Land O'Lakes - 12 minutes
Clarity: 6.1 ft Avg Depth: 10 ft Max Depth: 38 ft Size: 4,017 Acres Type: Drainage Access: Public
   Lac Vieux Desert is a popular fishing vacation destination. The lake is huge, checking in at over 4,000 acres and has all sorts of structure that makes for good fishing. While the lake does see a fair amount of activity, it is so big it stays quiet.
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HOMES FOR SALE


   LAC VIEUX DESERT EXECUTIVE LOG - This stunning 6500+ sq ft custom designed full log home offers some of the finest amenities. It begins w/ a private 900ft long wooded drive in to your lodge style log getaway w/ water fountain next to your stunning entry way. Upon entrance to the home you get expansive views of the lake through the great room w/soaring ceilings, lakeside patio doors & a floor to ceiling three sided field stone fireplace! The great room includes a huge dining area, kitchen, pantry & wet bar perfect for entertaining. The main level also has a luxurious master suite w/fireplace and patio doors that lead out to the deck. Add to this 5 additional bedrooms, 4 baths, a fully finished lower level w/walk out, a level lake approach and a huge attached garage w/carriage house above for spill over guests or the perfect in-law suite. It is level, offers 2.2 acres of privacy, and 125 ft of lake frontage on a 4000+ acre fishing lake! Zoned for rentals. Add'l acreage available too!

   LAC VIEUX DESERT HOME Phelps, WI - Here's your chance to get on big water! Cozy year-round 'up north" home/cottage features 2 bedrooms, each with their own full bathrooms; a living room, sun room & screen porch allow for overflow when entertaining; a deck the full length of the home; patio area that leads into a gazebo with hot tub; 3rd-BR with gas fireplace, full bathroom over garage (26x12). More than the home, this location offers the experience of looking out across the bay onto the expanse of water, watching the eagles soaring on the air currents, the swans who mate for life gliding along, the geese shepherding their fuzzy little dandelion puff youngsters all in a row or hearing the loons calling across the water for their mates in the twilight. It is the velvet of the dark green pines & the incredible contrast of the autumn colors over the clear water that will leave you breathless.

   A very spacious 3 bedroom/2 bath home on Big Water - Lac Vieux Desert (4,000+ acres). The main home is vinyl sided, drilled well, central air, natural gas, (can very easily be converted into a duplex). The 2nd year round cottage at waters edge, is a 2 Br./1 Ba with knotty pine interior. Both are in very nice condition, and sit on sand frontage! There are many options here, you can buy the whole package, live in one and rent the 2nd one for income, or convert the 3 bedroom main home into a 2 flat duplex or 3 rentals. or.. the seller will divide and convey either of the two homes for $147,500 Main Home - $177,000 Cottage and convert subject property into a small condominium.

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LOTS FOR SALE


   Very private/secluded lake lot on Lac Vieux Desert with 288 feet of level lake frontage, 4 acres with southwest exposure. Improvements: driveway; building lots cleared, with electric; pier included. Ottawa National Forest adjacent. Beautiful view!

   300 feet of frontage on spectacular 4017 acre Lac Vieux Desert; headwaters of the Wisconsin River is now available! This untouched, 3.3 acre wooded beauty with towering white pines is ideally located on the S/W corner of the lake so it is protected from the prevailing westerly summer breezes. And you'll appreciate the easy access by car via a peaceful lane, old Hwy E, to this hidden vacant lake parcel. Additionally, you have deeded easement over the shared driveway on the west edge of the property to your future waterfront home site. L.V.D. spans the WI/MI state line so you can enjoy varied fishing 'openers' and also have outstanding access in winter to the vast network of snowmobile trails in either state. The topography is well suited for your hillside home plans. A couple of restaurants on the lake afford wonderful dinner cruise opportunities as well. Small price for a large lot on this incomparable body of water!

   LAC VIEUX DESERT LAKE LOT - Located between Phelps and Land O'Lakes, this well wooded lot is situated on one of the most premier fishing lakes in Northern Wisconsin, known for the mighty muskie. Sand/gravel frontage with a gentle slope, you have nice options for that perfect home. Year around recreation is in your backyard - close to bike, snowmobile and ATV trails as well as thousands of acres of Nicolet National Forest. Bring your building plans and invest in the future - not many lots like this on big water at such an affordable price!

All listing information provided by Listing Office via Greater Northwoods MLS

   If you are ready to start looking at Northern Wisconsin lake properties, I would love to be your agent. Every buyer is looking for something a little different and I take pride in finding the right properties at the right price that meet YOUR criteria. The ultimate goal is to make the buying process smooth and enjoyable for you and your family. You can tell from this website (hopefully!) that my focus is providing you with all of the facts to consider when buying a property. Allow me to apply my knowledge of the area lakes and the current real estate market to help you find your Northwoods paradise.
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LAC VIEUX DESERT LAKE DETAILS


  WATER INFORMATION

Size Shoreline Clarity Water Color
4,017 Acres 17 Miles Low Deep Blue
Max Depth Average Depth Lake Access Lake Type
38 Ft 10 Ft Public Drainage
Fishing Fish Species Bottom Material Boat Activity
Good Variety Sand/Muck Average
Lake Restrictions Public Launch Noise Level Lake Grade
Fishing Yes (3) Average Top 150

  LAND INFORMATION

High Speed Internet Natural Gas Cell Coverage Home Density
No Yes Spotty Average
Township School District Tax Rate / $1000 Rentals on Lake
Phelps Phelps $12.40 Yes

  SURROUNDING ATTRACTIONS/PLACES TO GO

Closest Towns: Distance to Town:
Land O'Lakes12 mins
Eagle River26 mins
Nearby Grocery Stores: Distance:
Pick 'n Save26 mins
Trig's29 mins
Roads Around Lake: Closest Hospital:
Average Eagle River / 26 mins
Nearby Biking/Walking/Skiing Trails:
No nearby trails.
Nearby Paddling Routes:
No nearby routes but Lac Vieux Desert is huge and offers a lot of area for paddling.
Nearby ATV Trails:
The Landover ATV Club 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 trail runs to the west and south of the lake and is maintained by the Phelps Snowmobile Club. The club maintains over 40 miles of trails from Lac Vieux Desert to North Twin Lake.
Nearby State Areas:
Chequamegon Nicolet National Forest

  LAKE DEPTH MAP