Adams County WI

Adams County is located in Central Wisconsin between Wisconsin Rapids and Wisconsin Dells consisting of 17 Townships featuring fishing lakes, trout streams, lots of public land, ATV routes, snowmobile trails and rock formations.  This county is known for 3 types of industries; recreation tourism, farming (mostly corporate) and small businesses. Friendship is home to Adams County Seat via the Court House.  State Highway 21 is the main artery for East & West and State Hwy 13 is the main artery for North & South travel.

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Adams County is a well known vacation area for Central Wisconsin just north of Wisconsin Dells one of the Mid-West's hottest tourist destinations known for "The Waterpark Capital of the World"!

Adams County Wisconsin Area Information

Cities, Towns & Villages

Adams County WI Court House

Adams County is home to several municipalities of different shapes, sizes, geographical features and historical factors that help determine their founding. Some are were formed because of the railroad, several creek frontage that help create man-made lakes.   Find Information, Location, Photos, Maps, Facts, Area Public Land and more...

Adams, WI. 53910

Arkdale, WI. 54613

Friendship, WI. 53934

Grand Marsh WI 53936

New Rome, Wisconsin

Lakes, Rivers, Creeks & Trout Streams

Adams County Wisconsin Lake River Creeks & Trout Streams

Adams County is home to a wide array of Wisconsin Lakes including the Lake Petenwell & Castle Rock Lake.  Lots of area lakes are man-made by damming up local creeks as the flowing water fills the lower land forming a body of water.  Most of these are hydro-dams that help create clean electric energy that is sold to the area electric company.  These lake also provide fishing and boat recreation that brings in tourist that benefits the local economy.


Friendship Lake

Big Roche-A-Cri Lake

Mason Lake

Neenah Trout Stream

Wisconsin River

Adams County WI Real Estate for Sale

Adams County WI Real Estate for Sale 
Find Full and Part Time Homes, Hunting Acreage, Lakefront Cottages, Waterfront Homes, Building Sites, Campsites, Manufactured Housing, Single Wides, Double Wides, A-Frames, Log Homes, Rustic Cabins, Condos, Lakefront Lots, Deeded Access Parcels, Boat Slips, Farmland, Timberland, Wetlands, Wooded Property, Commercial Properties,  Wisconsin Campgrounds for Sale and more...

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Homes for Sale

Land for Sale

Condos for Sale


Commercial Properties


Public Land

Public Land

The area is loaded with all different types of Public Land from little wooded parcels with trout stream running through it to County Parks and even Roche-A-Cri State Park.  Find Adams County; State Parks, Town Parks, County Parks, State Wildlife Areas, State Fishery Areas, Public Hunting Land, Fishing Grounds, Public Boat Launches, Recreational Areas, Trout Stream Fisheries, State Natural Areas, Hiking Trails, Bike Trails, Recreation Areas, Waysides and more...

Colburn Wildlife Area

Quincy Bluff SNA

Friendship Park

Big Roche-A-Cri Fishery

Roche-A-Cri State Park

Upper Neenah Creek SFA


Website Features Website Features

This website has grown over the years from just featuring local real estate and area information on the county's lakes and townships to a full interactive online community.  NEW Social Networking Features:  User Profiles, Photo Albums, Activity Streams, User Wall, Social Sharing, Hashtags, Mentions, Emoticons, Friend Tagging, Group Conversations, File Sharing like Photos & Documents. Notifications. Badges,  Point Systems, Groups, Fan Clubs, Photo Galleries, Community Polling, Events Calendars, Commenting Systems and more...

Business Directory

Local Events

Online Community

Discussion Forum

Classified Ads

Area Photo Galleries

Rock Formations

Rock Formations in Adams County WI

Part of Adams County's beauty that attracts many tourist every year is it's Rock Formations.   This area is basically very flat with sandy soils part of the Central Sands Basin with a couple dozen Rock Formations popping up out of the landscape.  Most of the formations are on PRIVATE LAND - Do Not Trespass!

Ship Rock

Friendship Mound

Roche-A-Cri Mound

Rabbit Rock

Preston Cliffs

Dyracuse Mound

Trails, Routes & Rustic Roads

Trails Routes & Rustic Roads
Find miles of ATV Routes managed by Monroe Prairie ATV Club and Snowmobile Trails funded by State, County and Clubs.  There are several different Hiking Trails including the ones at Roche-A-Cri State Park that go around Roche-A-Cri Mound.  Adams County just recently added 2 Bike Routes by Friendship WI. & Monroe Township just north of State Hwy 21 there are even Horseback Riding Trails by Castle Rock Lake just south of Lake Petenwell.

ATV Routes

Snowmobile Trails

Castle Rock Horse Trails

Hiking Trails

Bike Routes

Cottonville Rustic Road



Adams has 17 Townships and each one has some unique features including, Rock Outcropping, Lakes, Trout Streams, Wetlands, Timberland, County Parks, Public Land etc...  Each Township as the ability to have there own zoning rules but most to use the over county  rules but one township Strongs Prairie  stands out with unique subdividing rules that help create interesting developments like Crystal Brook Woods, Northern Bay and Dakota Forest.

Adams Township

Rome Township

Monroe Township

Quincy Township

Big Flats Township

Strongs Priairie Township

Other Area Features & Amenities

Features & Amenities

Adams-Friendship is the center of Adams County with the Schools, Airport, County Seat, Courthouse, Hospital, Shopping, Police Stations, Fire Stations, DNR Station, Jails etc... But you can also find Rail Roads, Flea Markets, Craft Builders, both State & Local Historical Sites, Well known Family Farms, Churches, Land Marks like Ship Rock Wayside, Bridges, Sites to see like Petenwell Rock from the Bank of the Wisconsin River and much more...



Court House




Activities & Thing to Do

Things to Do - Activities

Area activities include Hunting, Fishing, ATVing, Snowmobiling, Hiking, Biking, Boating, Skiing, Golfing, Wildlife Photography, Birding, Canoeing, Kayaking, and more...  As you are doing stuff in the area you area experiencing Adams County Wisconsin!  Come and enjoy a great sunset in the west over Juneau County on Lake Petenwell, Castle Rock Lake or even over Wisconsin River.








Developments & Subdivisions

Sandy Beaches


Historical Sites

Golf Courses


Boat Ramps, Boat Launches & Walk-ins



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Adams County Wisconsin

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