Otter Lake Shelter
|THIN ICE WARNING!
Operation of Aerators to Begin on Otter LakeChippewa County will begin operation of the aerators on Otter Lake on or after Wednesday, December 5th, 2018 and continue through the remainder of the winter. The aerators are located in two locations on the lake. One system is near the county park day-use area at the north end of the lake. A second system is located in the south end of the lake, northwest of the south boat landing. Individuals involved in ice fishing, snowmobiling or other activities should be cautious in the areas in immediate proximity to the aerators. Open water and thin ice will exist in the immediate area. The open water will be barricaded with rope and fence posts. For more information, contact Chippewa County Facilities and Parks at (715) 726-7882.
The park is located 7.5 miles north of Stanley on County Trunk "H" and 2 miles west on 170th Avenue. It has 22 well-spaced campsites, a playground, picnicking, swimming and a boat landing. The shoreline of much of Otter Lake is undeveloped and provides an attractive, wilderness-type setting. This is an exceptional place for those who want to get away from it all! Otter Lake Park has a central location for water, electricity available on all sites and pit toilets. There are no showers at Otter Lake and there is no dump station. Firewood is available for sale from the park caretaker. NO ATV'S, GOLF CARTS, OR OTHER UNAUTHORIZED VEHICLES ALLOWED IN ANY PART OF THE DAY PARKS OR CAMPGROUNDS.
The Otter Lake day-use area, next door to the campground, offers a small and a large shelter and reservations are accepted for both. The small shelter is located along the entrance road and provides electricity and lighting. It measures 30' X 18' and will hold approximately 50 people. The large shelter is located near the beach and also provides electricity and lighting. It measures 68' x 40' and will hold approximately 100 people. The day-use area is gated at 9 pm daily, so please be prepared to exit promptly by that time!
The Otter Lake day-use area is open from May thru mid September.
Start Time: 9:00 am
End Time: 9:00 pm
35309 170th Avenue
Stanley, WI 54768
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This county park is located within the eastern side of Chippewa County on beautiful Otter Lake.