Squirrel Lake


2Listings$195K-$600K$795KTotal Value
Squirrel Lake, Wisconsin

Squirrel Lake real estate is regarded as a beautiful, but lesser known, market in Wisconsin for lake homes and lake lots.

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

    Squirrel Lake stretches across 1,309 acres with a maximum depth of 46 feet. Located in Oneida and Vilas Counties, this large body of water can be found 85 miles north of Wausau and less than an hour south of the Northern Michigan border.

    Life on the Water

    With two public boat landings, visitors and residents can enjoy a day full of lake activities at Squirrel Lake year-round. Given the magnitude of this lake, you will find many species of fish that make these waters their home. Most commonly, you will catch musky, panfish, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, walleye, and northern pike.

    Enjoy a relaxing day by the water, or get your adrenaline pumping with some heart-racing water sports. All visitors and residents can water-ski from 9 a.m. to sunset daily or enjoy leisurely activities like swimming and kayaking whenever they please!

    What's Nearby?

    Within a 30-minute drive, residents can dine at 20 local restaurants. Ranging from fast food to local pubs, Squirrel Lake has plenty of options sure to satisfy even the pickiest of eaters. A majority of these restaurants reside on the shorelines of nearby lakes, offering delicious meals served up with a side of Wisconsin’s most scenic views! For the best view, we recommend dining at Oakfire Pizzeria and Bar, The Thirsty Whale, or The Islander!

    Are you looking to immerse yourself in Wisconsin’s wilderness? Squirrel Lake is the place to be! Within a 16-mile radius, you can enjoy hiking, zip-lining, and even a lumberjack show! Take a self-guided hike around local spots like Torpy Park, or admire the view from above at Northwoods Zip Line Adventure Tours.

    Did you know Wisconsin is home to the World’s Largest Penny? Just 25 minutes away from Squirrel Lake, you can behold one of the state’s most unique offerings!

    Hospitals and Transportation

    In a 22-minute drive, residents can visit Marshfield Medical Center: Emergency Room for any 24/7 medical assistance they may need.

    Residents can locate Rhinelander-Oneida County Airport in under an hour for travel accommodations.

    Experience Squirrel Lake

    Whether this is your future vacation home or permanent residence, we know you will fall in love with the seemingly never-ending adventure Squirrel Lake has to offer. Spend your days taking in the expansive scenery of this nearly two-mile-long lake, or experience landmarks unique to local Wisconsin!