Shepard Lake


1Listings$80K-$85K$80KTotal Value
Shepard Lake, Wisconsin

Shepard Lake real estate is a beautiful, but lesser known, market for lake homes and land in Wisconsin.

    • Ownership
    • Counties: Oneida County
    About Shepard Lake
    Located in Oneida County, Wisconsin

    Shepard Lake is 179 acres with a maximum depth of 18 feet. While Shepard Lake is surrounded by beautiful scenery and amazing neighbors. The town of Rhinelander is just five minutes down the road and that is where the adventure really begins.

    Lake Life

    Shepard Lake is the perfect place for boating, swimming, skiing, and tubing. The open waters of Shepard Lake guarantee that you and everyone you invite will have the time of their life. Shepard Lake follows the state of Wisconsin boating ordinances for all activities. There is a no-wake zone within 100 feet of all shorelines, boats, and swimmers.

    Both ice fishing and regular fishing are popular on Shepard Lake. Common fish include northern pike, largemouth bass, musky, and walleye. Bass are allowed on a catch-and-release basis.

    What To Do

    Just five minutes down the road from Shepard Lake, the town of Rhinelander is known for its roadside attractions. The Hodag and The Rhinelapus are both unique roadside attractions that draw hundreds of people a day. Both statues are modeled after cartoon versions of dinosaurs, so this quick and easy attraction is perfect for those cute pictures of the kids.

    The amazing things of Shepard Lake do not stop at the attractions. The food here is also guaranteed to impress. The number of options in such a close reach from Shepard Lake will make you never want to cook dinner again. Everything from diners to delis gives something to eat for everyone in the family.

    Dinky Diner is one of those restaurants that everyone has heard of and loved. The diner mixes a mountain cabin with 50’s food. The food that you grew up with, and you believed only your mom could make it correctly. This local eatery is only seven minutes from Shepard Lake but make sure to get up and get over there as it is known to be packed first thing in the morning.

    Hospitals and Airports

    Aspirus Rhinelander Hospital is only five minutes from Shepard Lake and is open 24 hours a day.

    Appleton International Airport is two hours and 30 minutes from Shepard Lake and offers international and domestic flights.

    Life on Shepard Lake

    Shepard Lake is not just a lake but a home. Amazing food mixed with amazing people makes Shepard Lake the perfect place to raise your family or retire away.