Lake Namekagon

Cable, WI 54821
Price Range: $100,000 – $1,500,000

Lush Wilderness, Stunning Beauty, Endless Possibility

Lushly forested natural areas, green islands, and jutting peninsulas make the area surrounding Lake Namekagon a stunningly beautiful countryside filled with possibility. Located just 12 miles east of the town of Cable, WI, Lake Namekagon is a 3227-acre freshwater lake teeming with flora, fauna, and truly amazing outdoor recreational activities. It is also the headwater to the Namekagon River, which flows into the St. Croix and Mississippi Rivers.

Explore Lake Namekagon

Explore by Lake

Start your lake adventure at one of the nine public boat ramps on Lake Namekagon, perfect for small motor boats and sailboats, canoes, and kayaks. Fishing is a popular pastime, and musky, panfish, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, northern pike, and walleye are popular catches. Sailing, paddling, skiing, and swimming are also popular activities on the lake.

Explore by Land

There are six parks located within 1000 feet of the shoreline, including Namekagon River Fishery Area, Fairyland State Natural Area, Big Brook Fishery Area, Saint Croix National Scenic Riverway, Namekagon Lake Recreational Area, and Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. Here you can find hiking, biking, camping, and even horseback riding.

Homes, Area & Education

A Wide Range of Homes

There’s something for everyone in Namekagon. Whether you’re looking for a sprawling estate or a cozy cottage, you’re sure to find what you seek, tucked privately into trees to standing proudly on the waterfront. Spacious yards are common, as are open floorplans, expansive windows, and even log cabins!

Namekagon River

A tributary to the St. Croix River, the 95-mile Namekagon River is known for camping, fishing, and paddling. It offers everything from wide, quiet stretches of river to low-hazard rapids for more experienced canoers and kayakers. Fishing is abundant, and in most places, development is not allowed within sight of the river, preserving its natural beauty.


Lake Namekagon is served by the Drummond Area School District, which serves the towns of Barnes, Cable, Delta, Drummond, Grand View, Kelly, Lincoln, Mason, Namekagon, Highland, and the Village of Mason. It consists of elementary, middle school, and high school, and has been recognized for high academic achievement.

Lake Namekagon Real Estate

Immerse yourself in natural beauty and endless opportunities to get outside and enjoy nature in Lake Namekagon. Find your dream home by contacting us today at (715) 798-3445 or to schedule a showing.

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