Papoose Lake
    Manitowish Waters - 12 minutes
Clarity: 14.7 ft Avg Depth: 28 ft Max Depth: 65 ft Size: 422 Acres Type: Spring Fed Access: Public
   Papoose lake is a big deep lake with extremely clear water and a quiet Northwoods setting. The lake has a nice shape and a pretty shoreline. While not extremely close to town, Papoose is just a twelve minute drive into Manitowish Waters where you can grab gas and groceries. Many nice places to eat are located within 20 minutes of the lake. Papoose Lake is known to be a good walleye and musky lake for those looking for a lake with good fishing.
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   Beautiful 3 bedroom, 2 bath Papoose Lake home has it all. A spacious upper level family room has beautiful hardwood laminate flooring, a stone gas fireplace and is surrounded by picture windows that provide spectacular views. This refined home has been updated with new flooring and an updated kitchen with newer appliances. The updated baths are wonderfully done with tile. A lower level family room is finished beautifully with a fieldstone fireplace, tile flooring throughout with awesome views. Walking out to the lakeside patio/fire pit you will find a private setting and a short pathway to a sandy beach with excellent swimming frontage on one of the nicest lakes in the Northwoods. Papoose Lake is known for its' clear 65' deep waters and excellent fishing for musky, walleye and small mouth bass. This family home is move in ready and will be treasured for years to come. 9630
  • Price: $449,900
  • Finished Sq Ft: 2228
  • Manitowish Waters/12 mins

   Large family home set on two separate lakes. This private 4 bedroom home has 200' of wonderful sand frontage on the deep clear waters of Papoose Lake along with another 200' of frontage on very quiet Rosalind Lake. How often do you get two lakes for the price of one. This spacious home will accommodate a large family. With large family rooms both up and down stairs along with a big spa room complete with a hot tub. The home has a great west facing views of Papoose Lake both from the large window or the expansive decks that have been redone and are quite impressive. This one of a kind home has a 2 car attached garage and on the 2.5 acre lot there is also a large 3+ car detached garage with loft, lots of room for toys and storage. Searching for a large family home on one of the nicest lakes in the Northwoods, this home has everything. Sand swim friendly frontage, privacy, room for many guests, even another lake to explore.
  • Price: $399,900
  • Finished Sq Ft: 2700
  • Manitowish Waters/12 mins

   428 acre Papoose Lake, one of the highest demand lakes in the area! With depths up to 65 feet, this Gin clear lake is dotted with beautiful Islands and bays! 126' ftg and 2.49 acres is the setting for this well cared for 3BR, 2BA home! Main level includes living room, lakeside dining room & lakeside kitchen offering amazing views! Main level also includes 2BR's and a full bath. Just off the kitchen is a huge lakeside deck for outside entertaining! Lower level walkout has a large family room with wood burning brick fireplace with insert, the 3rd bedroom and 2nd full bath. Utilities are low with the boiler for hydronic hot water heat plus wood stove if you want to burn wood to heat! Attached drive under 2 car garage plus a 1 car detached garage offers great storage! Property location is close to snowmobile trails, the Win-Man hiking and mountain biking trails and 10 minutes to downtown Manitowish Waters. This is a lovely setting and a great property to get on Papoose Lake!
  • Price: $325,000
  • Finished Sq Ft: 700
  • Manitowish Waters/12 mins



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Size Shoreline Clarity Water Color
422 Acres 6.6 Miles Extremely Clear Clear Blue
Max Depth Average Depth Lake Access Lake Type
65 Ft 28 Ft Public Spring Fed
Fishing Fish Species Bottom Material Boat Activity
Good Variety Mostly Sand Average
Lake Restrictions Public Launch Noise Level Lake Grade
Boating / Fishing Yes Quiet A


High Speed Internet Natural Gas Cell Coverage Home Density
Yes No Good Average
Township School District Tax Rate / $1000 Rentals on Lake
Presque Isle North Lakeland $7.40 Yes


Closest Towns: Distance to Town:
Manitowish Waters12 mins
Boulder Junction18 mins
Nearby Grocery Stores: Distance:
Village Market12 mins
Coontail Market19 mins
Roads Around Lake: Closest Hospital:
Okay Minocqua / 38 mins
Nearby Biking/Walking/Skiing Trails:
WinMin Trails Just to the west of Papoose Lake is the popular WinMin Trails network. Trail lengths that vary from 4 to 10 miles in length. Biking, hiking, snowshoeing and cross country skiing are popular activities on this trail.

North Lakeland School Cross Country Ski System - This trail system is just south of the lake and has eight to ten mile looping trails starting on the north side of the school's football field. The trails are located on the North Lakeland School grounds and wind through a variety of evergreens and hardwoods. Trails are groomed in the winter.

Heart of Vilas County (Manitowish Waters) - This biking and hiking trail is 14.5 miles long and meanders from the Manitowish Waters Community Center past The North Lakeland Discovery Center and towards Boulder Junction. It runs south of Papoose on County Rd. K.

Van Vliet Hemlocks - This trail system is a few miles east of Papoose Lake and loops along 1.5 miles of undeveloped shoreline and through old growth hardwood and hemlock forests.

Nearby ATV Trails:
No nearby trails.
Nearby Paddling Routes:
No nearby routes, but the clear deep waters of Papoose coupled with the scenic shorelines make for great paddling.
Nearby Snowmobile Trails:
The Presque Isle / Winchester Sno Bunnies trail system runs on the south and west sides of the lake on Papoose Landing Rd making access very easy from the lake.
Nearby State Areas:
Van Vliet Hemlocks State Natural Area