Decatur Lake - Decatur real estate is regarded as a tight inventory market in Wisconsin for lake homes and lake lots.
Nestled in Decatur, Wisconsin, this 109-acre-sized lake, with a small depth of 10 feet, is the perfect spot for all your water needs. It’s in a secluded location, but it’s well worth it to be away from all the hustle and bustle- it’s a true escape to nature.
The nearest 24-hour general hospital, Beloit Memorial Hospital, is about 25 miles from the lake. The nearest main airport, Dane County Regional Airport (MSN), is about 48 miles from the lake.
At Decatur Lake, it’s very common to catch catfish, panfish, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, and northern pike, making Decatur Lake an excellent spot for fishing. No jet skis and/or speed boats are allowed on this lake. Locals primarily enjoy fishing and canoeing at Decatur Lake. There’s a dam on the lake and lots of wildlife surrounding the lake as well.
Attractions within 40 miles of the lake include the Historic Auto Attractions, the Anderson Japanese Gardens, and the many local parks.
The Historic Auto Attractions is an eclectic history museum that collects famous cars and artifacts, and the Anderson Japanese Gardens is a beautiful landscape garden that also has a cafe and gift shop for visitors. A popular local park is the stunning Magnolia Bluff Park which has many hiking trails and picnic/camping spots for visitors.
You can find hot meals for breakfast, lunch, and even dinner within ten minutes from the lake at the Country Garden Restaurant, the Bridges Bar and Grill, and the Rock’n Rollz Sandwich Co- all local favorites.
Support locals and get a coffee and scone at Bullwinkle’s Coffee and More. They have a drive-through and are only a short four miles from the lake.
Several wineries are located within 50 miles of Decatur Lake. A local favorite is the Hawk Mills Winery, about 28 miles from the lake. With a great selection of wines and scenic views, you simply can’t beat it!
From the natural beauty to the scenic hiking and fishing, Decatur Lake has a lot to offer and is the ideal escape!