North Twin Lake
    Eagle River - 22 minutes
Clarity: 10.6 ft Avg Depth: 28 ft Max Depth: 60 ft Size: 2,871 Acres Type: Drainage Access: Public
   North Twin Lake is a popular big lake about 20 minutes north of Eagle River. North Twin is a deep, clear lake with ten miles of shoreline. It connects to South Twin Lake giving access to even more shoreline.
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   North Twin Lake Home- Stunning views on 2700 acre lake await you with this like new 5 bedroom 3 and half bath home. Featuring high end kitchen appliances, granite counter tops, hardwood flooring, two fieldstone fireplaces and walkout basement with the Southern exposure to the lake. excellent lake for fishing, boating, swimming. Come view this home and start making your memories forever.

   Beautiful cedar-sided raised ranch with a 50' wrap-around deck faces south on North Twin. Walk-out basement leads you 25 steps to 200 feet of gorgeous sandy shoreline and dry boathouse on North Twin. Renowned North and South Twin lakes, which have great fishing on 3430 acres, sport two on-water restaurants to enjoy. Paved driveway leads to an insulated attached 2-car garage; new roof in 2017; 46' drilled well supplies great water. A very private setting with the national forest and snowmobile trails very close. Cathedral ceilings set off the great room and master suite, which has a large walk-in closet and hot tub. Two other nicely sized bedroom have roomy closets. Windows offering glorious North Woods views include custom window coverings. Lower level is ready to be finished with room for a large family room, bedroom and workshop. Two 50-gal. water heaters; 250-amp electrical service; generator. Short drive to amenities and the great outdoors!

   NORTH TWIN LAKE BEAUTY - This gorgeous lake home sits on 5.6 acres w/167' of ftg on premiere 2,788-acre North Twin Lake, which is connected to 600 acre South Twin Lake. The Frank Lloyd Wright design inspired 2BR & 2 BA home sits just 30' from the lake shore & gives one incomparable & unobstructed views of the water from the living room & BRs. The quality of the craftsmanship is obvious & the home has been lovingly maintained & is in process of getting a new roof. Other notable features are the rare CA redwood paneling, fireplace, huge lakeside deck, aluminum pier, & J&B windows w/lifetime warranty. The 24x23 storage room is unfinished, however, there is plumbing out to the wall where it could be finished into a 3rd BR w/additional BA, more living space, or it's original use as a 2-car garage. Finding a year-round home on a full rec lake of this size & caliber is a tough feat, do not let it slip through your fingertips! Sellers are motivated & selling fully furnished!

   Looking for your year-round retirement home? Look no further. This property is a single family ranch with a gentle slope down to the water. Enjoy the beautiful views from your large patio window and watch the kids enjoy the sandy beach while you grill on the patio. It includes an extended dock to fish from and two boat lifts to extend the life of your boats. Little to no lawn maintenance. Also a great year round investment property for hunters, ice fishermen, snowmobilers and the summer crowd. The original two-car garage has been converted to a large den with a beautiful stone gas fireplace so there is alot of possibilities for additional guests. A two-car attached garage has been added to the property with a garage door opener to keep you out of the weather. This home is move-in ready. It features a new gas furnace in 2016 and water heater in 2011. Situated on the large North Twin Lake, known for the fantastic fishing, in Phelps, WI. Right off highway 17.

   NORTH TWIN LAKE HOUSE - This cape cod style, year around home is conveniently located near downtown Phelps, and faces west for amazing sunsets! Comprised of 2 parcels, 300' sand swimming lake frontage, .79 acres, landscaping & lawn. A concrete driveway & paver brick walkway welcome you. You'll love the bright rooms filled with natural light & large windows facing the lake for fabulous views. Main level includes a living room w/ wood-burning fireplace, kitchen, dining room, bedroom, full bath, and family room that includes a dinette area, main floor laundry in closet, & sliding patio door to the lakefront deck. Upstairs is another full bath, bedroom, and the master bedroom with a huge closet & private sunroom! Partial basement contains mechanicals & offers storage. This home is served by municipal water and sewer! North Twin Lake is one of Vilas County's largest, connected to South Twin, & a Class-A Musky Lake! ATV-ers, snowmobilers, anglers, hikers, bikers will all love being here!

   NORTH TWIN SAND FRONTAGE! This is an extraordinary situation for someone wanting a place they can use immediately, while building their dream home on the property. The land has a gorgeous southern exposure with perfect topography for exposed lower level. There is flat ground 40' in depth from the shoreline for the entire 132' width of HARD SAND FRONTAGE on beautiful North Twin. Currently 2 buildings are on site. The "Upper Level" (32'x48') was built in 2016 & features a 1-BR, 1-bath suite with kitchenette/LR & a great view of North Twin Lake. It's attached to an immaculate extra long 3-car heated garage (32'x31'). Features: beautiful tongue & groove wall, tongue & groove vaulted ceiling, high-grade granite-looking laminate, self-close cabinetry & Kohler fixtures. Exterior sports LP Smart Siding, seamless gutters, decorative shaker shingles on the peak, a deck & professional landscaping. The "Mobile Home" is 2-BR, 1-bath. Use it as your summer cottage until you build your dream home!

   Nestled on 8.9 wooded acres with over 550 feet of beautiful sandy swimming frontage is this charming, year round, chalet cottage on the northern shore of one Vilas County's premier fishing lakes....North Twin! Shadow Hills Condominium only has 6 units keeping it quiet, quaint and well kept. You'll enjoy a newer private pier with this unit and shore stations are permitted. This cottage was built in 2007 and offers a nice open great rm with vaulted ceiling, an impressive stone fireplace, and patio drs leading to the lake side deck. A wall of windows lets the sunshine in. The main lvl has 2 bedrms and one bathrm. Upstairs you'll find a nice open sleeping loft. The lower lvl has been nicely finished with a large bedroom, full bathrm, & a drive under garage, which offers great storage space for your fishing boat, kayaks, bikes, etc. Plus there is a laundry room with washer and dryer! The property has trails to lead down to the steps to the pier and paved driveways throughout. VERY NICE!



   Level lot with gorgeous sand swimming frontage on sought after North Twin Lake! Offering a beautiful, open clearing with primarily southern exposure, the lot is already well suited for building your future year-round or seasonal home. Set off of a quiet access road, the lots in this neighborhood are all large and wide, providing nice separation from neighbors and ability to quietly enjoy lakefront living. North Twin is a deep and fully recreational lake with an established fishery, including both musky and walleye. With Phelps just a boat ride across the lake, immediate conveniences are covered, while nearby Eagle River provides further shopping, dining and recreational opportunities. Consider one of Vilas County's premier lakes as your Northwoods destination.

   NORTH TWIN LOT - With 111' of sand frontage on North Twin and 2.7 wooded acres this is the perfect place for your Northwoods dream home. Lot lends itself for a home design with a walk out basement with a upper level where you can sit on the deck and enjoy the water view. North Twin offers 2788 acres and is known as a premier fishing lake for its trophy muskies, as well, as all other water recreation. Snowmobiling trails are outside your backdoor for the outdoor enthusiast as well as abundant wildlife for the on this generous sized lot. There is a 3 car garage already on property lends to plenty of storage as you build your castle, your Northwoods toys or your hunting gear. The building process is already started for you with the installed 3 bedroom septic. Come with your plans because you are going to want to make the view of North Twin part of your design.

   North Twin Lake is a certified fish factory! It regularly produces trophy muskies over 50"! Get on this lake and enjoy 165' of solid frontage. Build a home and it can be rented for additional income as the lot is zoned All Purpose. The lot offer 1.65 acres and offers end of the road privacy. The elevation is perfect for a walk-out lower level. The property is located 13 miles northeast of Eagle River in the Nicolet National Forest. North Twin Lake is 2788 acres, offers crystal clear water and is connected to another 642 acre South Twin Lake. That is a lot of water to explore! This is the place to build your dream home

   Larger North Twin Lake building parcel offering 200 feet of beautiful south facing sandy shoreline. The lot has 3.72 acres of dense mature tree cover, level topography & power/natural gas on County Hwy K. Build your dream home here & enjoy swimming, waterskiing, snowmobiling, kayaking, windboarding, fishing (musky, walleye, large & small mouth bass & panfish) or simply enjoy the aesthetics & peacefulness of lake & sunset vistas.

   Looking for a piece of the Northwoods that offers peace? You have found it here on North Twin Lake! The lake offers 2788 acres so it is huge. Not only is the lake huge but the fish in the lake are also huge! It regularly produces 50" plus muskies! It is also connected to another 600 acre lake (South Twin Lake). It faces south so you will have all day sun. The frontage consists of sand and rock and is nice and firm. There is 201' of frontage and the lot is 1.3 acres large and it is studded with mature pines and hardwoods. No septic system needed here as city sewer is available. This lot offers ALOT!

   NORTH TWIN LAKE LOT - 222' water frontage and 2.39 wooded acres. Building site cleared, perc test - conventional. Level, southern expsoure, and sand frontage. All this plus the 642,000 acre Nicolet National Forest is less than 100 yards from your doorstep. Priced under FMV!

   Awesome level, cleared, lot with 150' of sandy North Twin frontage. The property features a cement slab already in place for building or a great spot to park your RV. 50 amp. electric service in place along with city sewer. Included with the lot is a roll in dock and 10' x 15' storage shed. Super easy access off of Hwy 17.

All listing information provided by Listing Office via Greater Northwoods MLS

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Size Shoreline Clarity Water Color
2,871 Acres 10 Miles Clear Deep Blue
Max Depth Average Depth Lake Access Lake Type
60 Ft 28 Ft Public Drainage
Fishing Fish Species Bottom Material Boat Activity
Good Variety Mostly Sand Average
Lake Restrictions Public Launch Noise Level Lake Grade
Boating / Fishing Yes (2) Average + Top 100


High Speed Internet Natural Gas Cell Coverage Home Density
Yes Yes Good Average
Township School District Tax Rate / $1000 Rentals on Lake
Phelps Phelps $12.40 Yes


Closest Towns: Distance to Town:
Land O'Lakes17 mins
Eagle River22 mins
Nearby Grocery Stores: Distance:
Pick 'n Save20 mins
Trig's22 mins
Roads Around Lake: Closest Hospital:
Average Eagle River / 19 mins
Nearby Biking/Walking/Skiing Trails:
Vista Lake Bike Routes - Trail lengths from three to thirteen miles running through the Nicolet National Forest. Trail surface varies.

Conover-Phelps Trail - A 7.6 mile mixed surface trai with multiple bridge crossings.

Phelps Trail - A two mile expert level ski trail maintained by the Afterglow Lake Resort. Fees are required.
Nearby Paddling Routes:
No nearby trails, but North Twin Lake has miles of shoreline to paddle.
Nearby ATV Trails:
The Landover ATV Club Trails run along the north and east sides 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 snowmobile trail can be accessed on the north and the south sides of North Twin.
Nearby State Areas:
Chequamegon Nicolet National Forest