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Wisconsin River Adams County WI

Wisconsin River divides both Juneau County and Adams County also forms both Castle Rock Lake and Lake Petenwell are consider part of the Wisconsin River Flowage System. On the Adams County side touching several Townships; Rome, Monroe, Strongs Prairie, Quincy, Springville and Dell Prairie.  It looks like it starts at the very north-end of the State in Vilas County at Lac Vieux Desert Lake.  Then flows on a south western path ending at the Mississippi River in Grant County, WI. Wisconsin River Journey!

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Area Information for Adams County along the Wisconsin River

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Rome Township WI

Rome Township is located at the northwest part of Adams County, Central Wisconsin home of the Tri-Lakes; Lake Arrowhead 300 acres, Lakes Sherwood 246 acres & Lake Camelot 445 acres. The areas around the lakes are heavily developed and have covenants, rules, regulations and restrictions. There are literally hundreds of deeded lake access parcels on both sides of Hwy 13 around these all sports fishing lakes. There are a couple of stream running through Rome including Chester Creek, Spring Branch which flows into Sherwood Lake, Fourteen Mile Creek which fills Lake Camelot and Lake Arrowhead then dumps in to Lake Petenwell that is part of the Wisconsin River Flowage System. Twin Lakes is also located in the Township right across the street from Petenwell Lake right by Twin Lakes Nature Preserve; 45 wooded / wetland acres. There are two rock formations Hamilton Mound and D'oro Couche aka Dyracuse Mound part of Dyracuse Off-Road Park close to Monroe Prairie Recreation Area for ATVing. Most of the back roads are open to both ATVing and Snowmobiling via routes. Rome WI is known for the Lake Arrowhead Golf Courses; The Pine Course and The Lakes Course plus Room to Roam Dog Park.

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  • Monroe Prairie Recreation Area
  • Hamilton Mound
  • Dyracuse Off-Road Park
  • D'oro Couche aka Dyracuse Mound
  • Lake Arrowhead County Park
  • Lake Camelot County Park
  • Room to Roam Dog Park
  • Lake Camelot Public Access (Wisconsin Department of Nature Resources) on Fourteen Mile Creek

 

Monroe Township WI

Monroe Township is located Adams County, Central Wisconsin; primarily a recreational area with about 10 miles of Petenwell Flowage frontage, thousands of acres of Wisconsin River Power Company & Corporate Timberland property which is open to the public. Most back roads are open to ATVs and snowmobiling via routes and trails. Petenwell County Park is nearly surrounded by Lake Petenwell that offers a safe harbor, sandy beach camping, boat ramps and more... At the north end on Lake Petenwell is Kennedy Waters & Petenwell Landing developments which border Monroe Town Park. This park doesn’t see many people in the summer but in the winter is a hot spot for ice fishing & snowmobiling. The town hall is located in Monroe Center a small community with a couple bars & grills, full time and vacation with a small general store / gas station.  The main intersection for this area is County Road C and Cty Rd Z.  Also Monroe Township is home to Van Kuren Trail.

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  • Petenwell County Park
  • Monroe Town Park
  • Van Kuren Trail

 

Strongs Prairie Township WI

Strongs Prairie Township is located in Adams County, Central Wisconsin which borders plenty of frontage on Castle Rock Lake and Lake Petenwell along the West side.  ATV Routes and Snowmobile Trails connect to the trail system in the Monroe Township to the North and this area offers plenty of public access land and several great launches on both lakes. And Strongs Prairie is home to the Castle Rock Horseback Riding Trails which consists of about 50 miles of roads and path through the woods.

Dead Horse Creek joins Big Roche-A-Cri Creek which flows into Arkdale Lake created by a small dam then moves on past Crystal Brook Woods just north of Northern Bay and then ends up in Castle Rock Lake. Also on the southeast corner Carter Creek joins with Little Roche-A-Cri Creek which ends up flowing into Castle Rock Lake part of the Wisconsin Flowage System. A good portion of the west side along the lakes and the section of the Wisconsin River is public land owned by Wisconsin River Power Company.

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Public Land & Features for the Area

  • Hwy 21 Boat Launch - Wisconsin River
  • Petenwell Hydro Dam
  • Castle Rock Horse Trails
  • Lots of Land open to the Public owned by Wisconsin River Power Company

 

Quincy Township WI

Quincy Township is located in Adams County, Central Wisconsin and is home to Castle Rock County Park on Wisconsin’s 4th largest body of water; Castle Rock Lake. Castle Rock Hydro Dam helps regulate the water levels of the lake and provides a nice recreational area for fishermen. After the dam it turns back into the Wisconsin River System that flows south to Wisconsin Dells. Parts of the Township are heavily subdivided mostly for vacation homes. Dellwood is one of the largest and oldest subdivisions in Quincy. Here’s where several of the area creeks feed into Castle Rock Lake; Little Roche-A-Cri Creek, Klein Creek, Duck Creek and White Creek. Quincy Township doesn’t have much for lakes but there is Silver lake about 7 acres and two large unnamed lakes by Quincy Bluff and Wetlands State Natural Area.  There are also 2 rock formations including Lone Rock and Quincy Bluff.

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Springville Township WI

Springville Township is located in Adams County, Central Wisconsin which borders the Wisconsin River to the West. There are several streams that run through this area including; Duck Creek, White Creek, Cornering Creek and a couple unnamed creeks.  There not much for public land in this township it's mostly private owned wooded, residental and farmland from small lots to large acreage; also home to Anderson Bluff. Springville is only a couple minutes from the Famous “Wisconsin Dells” where you can find water parks, restaurants, entertainment and lots of events throughout the year. The main intersection is State Highway 13 & State Hwy 82 which is a main road that crosses the Wisconsin River.

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  • Anderson Bluff

Dells Prairie Township WI

Dell Prairie Township is located in Adams County, Central Wisconsin just north of Wisconsin Dells at the main intersection of State Highway 13 & County Road K.  It's known for several miles of Wisconsin River frontage bordering the westside and separating Adams County from Juneau County, WI. Here you can find Fawn Lake which flows into Trout Creek. Also there is Shadduck Creek, Gulch Creek and Plainville Creek which runs right past Plainville. Dell Prairie is just north of the famous Wisconsin Dells. There are two rock formations in this township, the historical Steamboat Rock and Elephant Rock.

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  • None

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Public Land & Area Features

  • Dells of Wisconsin River Natural Area
  • Steamboat Rock
  • Elephant Back Rock

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