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Clam Lake, WI

Tucked into the heart of the Chequamegon National Forest along the shores of the Chippewa Flowage and Upper Clam Lake, the little town of Clam Lake, WI offers a true escape into the countryside of Northern Wisconsin. Prime musky fishing, endless boating opportunities, breathtaking natural beauty, and some of the finest outdoor recreation awaits all around Clam Lake. Come explore… and discover your next great adventure in Clam Lake.

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Things to Do

There’s so much to do, see, and explore right here in Clam Lake. From the July 4th Celebration and fireworks at Clam Lake Community Club to the local shops and restaurants of Downtown Clam Lake, there’s something for everyone. Stock up at the Clam Lake Junction general store. Grab a bike at Elkhorn Lodge & Restaurant, Chippewa Tavern, or Deb’s Y-Go-By Bar & Bait. Spend the day on the course at Telemark Golf Course or Lakewoods Course. And don’t forget to discover the breathtaking natural beauty of landmark sites like St. Peter’s Dome, Marengo Falls, or Copper Falls.

Amazing Outdoor Pursuits

Endless outdoor adventures away in and all around Clam Lake. Boating, fishing, hunting, swimming, paddling, mountain biking, hiking, cross country skiing, snowmobiling, ATV-ing… it’s all just outside your backdoor. Clam Lake and the Chippewa Flowage provide ample opportunities for boaters and anglers alike. There’s tons of hiking and biking to be found throughout the Chequamegon National Forest, on major trails like North Country Trail or CAMBA. Hundreds of miles of snowmobile and ATV trails provide challenges for all skill levels. And some of the most beautiful skiing trails around lie near Clam Lake.

Clam Lake at a Glance

Getting Around

To Cable: 20 miles, about 20 min
To Duluth, MN: 93 miles, about 1 hour 45 min
To Minneapolis: 180 miles, about 3 hours 10 min
Major Roads: US-63, WI-27 WI-77


Population: 29
County: Ashland 
Zip Code: 54517
Median Home Value: $283,300

Attractions Surrounding Clam Lake

Take A Day Trip from Clam Lake


The scenic 20-mile drive from Clam Lake to Cable yields true small-town charm in Downtown Cable, where you’ll find local restaurants and businesses, a Natural History Museum, and even famous events like the Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival.


Just 30 miles away likes the bustling but charming town of Hayward. From quaint local shops and restaurants to the Fishing Hall of Fame to world famous events like the American Birkebeiner, Hayward is a stop you don’t want to miss.


Just 60 miles from Clam Lake lies Bayfield, The Coolest Sailing Town in America. Tucked along the shores of Lake Superior, Bayfield is home to some of the finest outdoor adventuring, events and festivities, and yes, sailing, around.

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