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Franklin Lake

7 Reviews

About This Campground

USDA Forest Service

Overview

Franklin Lake Campground is one of the most popular camping spots within the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest in Northern Wisconsin. Its unique structures built by the CCC land it on the National Register of Historic Places. The campground is in a beautiful setting, among tall pines…

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Access

  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.
  • Boat-In
    Sites accessible by watercraft.

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Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Dispersed
  • Group

Features

For Campers

  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Reservable
  • Electric Hookups
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Sewer Hookups
  • Water Hookups
  • Pull-Through Sites

Reviews

7 Reviews of Franklin Lake

Ratings Breakdown

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CThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Sep. 3, 2021

Beautiful campground

Got a great site on the lake, some sites are huge and a few are reservable , nice bathrooms, nice trails to hike and close to eagle river for supplies

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Month of VisitSeptember
Hannah I.
Reviewed Aug. 5, 2021

My favorite place

My family has been coming to Franklin Lake for decades. It’s hands down our favorite campground in Wisconsin. You can get campsites on the lake, or you could get more secluded sites further back into the woods.

The water is crystal clear and there’s a beach that can be used if you don’t have a…

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Month of VisitSeptember
L
Reviewed Jun. 19, 2020

Great owners

We called in a rush at 830PM during the week and the sweet owners told us to come on over! The campground was full of kids roaming everywhere but it was still very clean and quiet. We were in a nice spot away from the action but loved their nice playground and pool. As a bonus, they were very…

Location

Franklin Lake is located in Wisconsin

Directions

n Eagle River, WI, at the intersection of State Rts. 70 and Rt. 32 and US Rt. 45, take State Rt. 70 east 7.5 miles to a campground sign. Turn right after sign onto Forest Rt. 2178 (Military Rd.) and go 2.4 miles to another campground sign. Turn left at sign onto Butternut Rd and go 4.2 miles into campground. NOTE: The fee board is 0.5 from campground entrance.

Coordinates

45.93100079 N
88.99300097 W

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