March 2

Coloma WI

Coloma WI

Waushara County in Coloma Township

Main Page – http://www.thelandman.net/coloma-wi.html

Coloma WI is located in the Coloma Township of Waushara County on State Highway 21 right by the I-39 / 51 interstate.  The town is relatively small with a couple gas stations and small business but features Coloma Park with a playground and regular events including the annual Chicken Chew!  Around the town are several recreational lakes including Wood, Pleasant and Mecan Lake which is the head waters for Mecan River, a well-known Trout Stream.

Just a little to the west is an Amish Community that offers a Fresh Bakery, fresh picked Organic Vegetables, Greenhouses, Store and more…  Surrounding most of Mecan Lake is a large parcel of public land which is closed part of the year for Waterfowl protection.  The area consists of rolling terrain with small hills and valleys, wooded land including oaks and pines with farms and farmland mixed in.

Richford is a little little town use a couple minutes east of Coloma off of State Hwy 21 on Cty B were the famous Ice Age Trail runs through along the Mecan River.

Nearby Villages, Towns and Cities

  • Plainfield
  • Hancock
  • Wautoma
  • Adams
  • Friendship
  • Westfield
  • Grand Marsh
  • Richford
  • Harrisville

Area Lakes, Rivers, Creeks and Trout Streams

  • Big Roche-A-Cri Lake
  • Big Roche-A-Cri Creek – Trout Stream
  • Friendship Lake
  • Little Roche-A-Cri Creek – Trout Stream
  • Fordham Creek – Trout Stream
  • Carter Creek – Trout Stream
  • Bingham Creek
  • Bingham Pond
  • Dead Horse Creek

Nearby WI Public Land

  • Mecan Springs State Natural Area – Waterfowl Protection (Close Parts of the Year)
  • Greenwood State Wildlife Refuge
  • Central Wisconsin Grasslands Conservation Wildlife Area
  • Remnant Carter Creek
  • Lunch Creek Wetlands State Natural Area
  • Leaola March State Wildlife Area with Big Roche-A-Cri Trout Stream
  • Roche-A-Cri State Park featuring Roche-A-Cri Mound
  • Lawerence Creek State Fish and Wildlife Area
  • Germania Marsh State Wildlife Area
  • Colburn Wildlife Area

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March 1

Cottonville WI

Cottonville WI

Adams County in Preston Township

Main Page – http://www.thelandman.net/cottonville-wi.html

Cottonville WI is located on Big Roche-A-Cri Lake off of State Highway 13 in Preston Township.  This area is a mix of full time lakehouses and vacation getaway homes on and off water.  There’s a couple commercial properties on the state highway, a boat storage which had to be rebuilt after being damage from the April 10th 2011 F1 tornado plus and old gas station convenient store that is no longer operation.

Cottonville Fire May 5th 2005 – http://www.thelandman.net/Wild_Fire.htm
April 10th 2011 – http://www.adams-wi.com/april-10-2011-tornado.html

Nearby Cities, Towns and Villages

  • Big Flats
  • Arkdale
  • Adams
  • Friendship

Area Lakes, Rivers, Creeks and Trout Streams

  • Big Roche-A-Cri Lake
  • Big Roche-A-Cri Creek – Trout Stream
  • Friendship Lake
  • Little Roche-A-Cri Creek – Trout Stream
  • Fordham Creek – Trout Stream
  • Carter Creek – Trout Stream
  • Bingham Creek
  • Bingham Pond
  • Dead Horse Creek

Public Land & Features for the Area

  • Roche-A-Cri State Park
  • Remnant Little Roche-A-Cri Creek
  • Remnant Fordham Creek

 

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March 1

Davis Corners WI

Davis Corners WI

Adams County in Jackson Townships

Main Page – http://www.thelandman.net/davis-corners-wi.html

Davis Corners WI is located a little southwest of the main intersection of State Highway 82 & 13 in Jackson Township.  Jackson is a nice recreational area filled with fishing lakes and creeks it’s also a farming community sent in the rolling hills & valleys Central WI.  State Highway 82 runs east and was as County Road G runs north & south which are the main arteries for the town.  Davis Corners consists of 6th Ave, 5th ln, Freedom Ln, 6th Dr. and 6th Ct which is a farming community.  There is a church, cemetery and farms that serves the area.

Area Lakes, Rivers, Creeks and Trout Streams

  • Goose Lake
  • Wolf Lake
  • Deep Lake
  • Hill Lake
  • McDougall Lake
  • Crooked Lake
  • Peppermill Lake
  • Parker Lake
  • Jordan Lake
  • Neenah Creek – Trout Stream
  • O’Keefe Creek

Public Land & Features for the Area

  • Upper Neenah Creek State Fishery Area
  • Parker Lake County Park Wayside
  • Crooked Lake County Park Boat Launch

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March 1

Dellwood WI

Dellwood WI

Adams County in Strongs Prairie & Quincy Townships

Main Page – http://www.thelandman.net/dellwood-wi.html

Dellwood WI is located in Strongs Prairie Township north of County Road J but the Dellwood subdivision & developments area located south of Cty J in Quincy Township on Castle Rock Lake.  Home to Northern Bay Golf Resort & Marina…

ABOUT: “Dellwood Subdivision” is right by Castle Rock Lake with some waterfront and deeded access lots located in Quincy Township of Adams County in Wisconsin.   This LARGE Adams County Real Estate Development has lot sizes mostly under ½ acres. Dellwood is just North Adams County Park and South of Northern Bay Golf Course. Because Dellwood is an older subdivision there wasn’t much for protective covenants allowing everything from camping, single wide mobile homes, cabin, A-Frames, residential homes and half a million dollar lakefront log homes. Many of the lots are too small for today’s standards to build on, so you normally need 2 to 3 lots to build.  Strongs Prairie Township also features 50 miles of horseback riding trails and thousands of acres of public land owned by Wisconsin River Power Company who built Castle Rock Flowage back in the 1940’s.

Plat(s) Names
The Dellwoods
The Dellwood 1st Addition
The Dellwood 2nd Addition
The Dellwood 3rd Addition
The Dellwood 4th Addition
The Dellwood 5th Addition
Little Roche-A-Cri Addition to Dellwood
White Pines Addition to Dellwood

Area Lakes, Rivers, Creeks and Trout Streams

  • Castle Rock Lake
  • Lake Petenwell
  • Arkdale Lake
  • Little Roche-A-Cri Creek
  • Carter Creek
  • Dead Horse Creek
  • Big Roche-A-Cri Creek
  • Wisconsin River
  • Silver Lake
  • Klein Creek
  • Duck Creek
  • White Creek

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 Bluff and Wetlands Natural Area
  • Castle Rock County Park

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February 29

Easton WI

Easton WI

Adams County in Easton Township

Main Page – http://www.thelandman.net/easton-wi.html

Easton WI is located on Easton Lake in Easton Township of Adams County just North of the famous Wisconsin Dells and this is where the town hall is placed. This area is a mix of full time homes, farms, woods and waterfront vacation properties with a commercial property on the west end of the lake.

Nearby Cities, Towns and Villages

  • White Creek
  • Grand Marsh

Area Lakes, Rivers, Creeks and Trout Streams

  • Easton Lake
  • Easton Shores Pond
  • Fairbanks Creek
  • Risk Creek
  • Campbell Creek
  • White Creek

Public Land & Features for the Area

  • Quincy Bluffs And Wetland Natural Area
  • Remnant Risk Creek
  • Remnant Campbell Creek
  • Lighthouse Rock
  • Rattlesnake Rock

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February 29

Hancock WI

Hancock WI

Waushara County in Hancock Township

Main Page – http://www.thelandman.net/hancock-wi.html

Hancock WI. 54943 is located in Township of Hancock in Waushara County.  It’s on County Road V right on I-39/51 and the other main arteries for the area are County Road FF & GG.  It’s just west of the interstate between Plainfield and Coloma.  Hancock is considered a village and is home to many full time residents who work in the area.  It is also a popular semi recreational area with a couple lakes, streams and Greenwood State Wildlife Refuge with the Ice Age Trail system running through it.  The village features limited shopping, School, Post Office, Banks, LIGHT Shopping, Church, Bar, Cafe, Gas Station, Restaurant, Bait Shop,  fields, community plus some lakes within minutes and more…  You will find a good amount of Wildlife and many fishing lakes and Public Land due to the Greenwood Wildlife Area within minutes.  Because of the interstate the town has lots of tourists pass through going north from the larger cities.

Nearby Villages, Towns and Cities

  • Coloma
  • Plainfield
  • Bancroft
  • Wildrose
  • Wautoma
  • Almond
  • Richford

Nearby Wisconsin Public Land

  • Big Roche-A-Cri State Fishery
  • Pine Lake Boat Launch
  • Fish Lake Boat Launch
  • Bohn Lake Public Area
  • Mecan River Fishery Area
  • REM-Carter Creek
  • Leola Marsh Wildlife Area
  • Central Wisconsin Grasslands Conservation Area
  • Ice Age Trails
  • Greenwood Wildlife Area

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February 29

Plainville WI

Plainville WI

Adams County in Dell Prairie Township

Main Page – http://www.thelandman.net/plainville-wi.html

Plainville, WI is located by State Highway 13 & County Road K in Dell Prairie Township just north of the famous Wisconsin Dells.  This area is mostly wooded with some commercial properties on the state highway, full time homes, farms, vacation getaway homes by the Wisconsin River plus Plainville Cemetery.

Lakes, Rivers, Creeks and Trout Streams

  • Corning Creek – Trout Stream
  • Plainville Creek – Trout Stream
  • Gulch Creek also known as Witches Gulch – Trout Stream
  • Fawn Lake
  • Trout Creek
  • Shadduck Creek
  • Wisconsin River

Public Land & Features for the Area

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

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February 29

Monroe Center WI

Monroe Center WI

Adams County in Monroe Center Township

Main Page – http://www.thelandman.net/monroe-center-wi.html

Monroe Center WI is located in Monroe Township of Adams County on the eastside of Lake Petenwell. This area is a well-known tourist hub which offers; ATVing, Snowmobiling, Fishing, Sailing, Hunting, Hiking, Wildlife Photography and viewing plus much much more…. The Petenwell County Park is located here with thousands of acres of public land for the outdoor enthusiast to enjoy.  The park has plenty to offer including camping, boat launches, safe harbor, sandy beach for swimming, restrooms, playground equipment, an office with lots of area information, RV dumpsite and more.  There are some commercial properties including a small general store for gas and bait, a motel and a couple bars & grills on the lake.  The Van Kuren Hiking Trails have moved closer to Monroe Center but are defiantly not as nice as the previous location which was a little farther south.  There is a small community development known as Roberts Subdivision along the Petenwell were most properties have a Rod of deeded dock space off of Bighorn Dr.

Nearby Cities, Towns and Villages

  • Cottonville
  • Arkdale
  • Dellwood

Area Lakes, Rivers, Creeks and Trout Streams

  • Lake Petenwell

Public Land & Features for the Area

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

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February 28

Nekoosa WI

Nekoosa WI

Wood County Town in Port Edwards Township

Main Page – http://www.thelandman.net/nekoosa-wi.html

Nekoosa WI 54457 is located in the Port Edwards Township of Wood County on State Highway 73 between Wisconsin Rapids and Lake Petenwell.  Nekoosa has lots of frontage on the Wisconsin River not too far from Wood County’s ATV Area.   It’s a city with about 2,600+ people and has a post office, shopping, bars & grills, church, restaurants, shops, riverside park, and a fire station, but more of the larger shopping and health care is found in Rapids. Petenwell Flowage is just south, which is Wisconsin’s 2nd largest inland body of water and attracts fishermen for its fine fishing.  The area has thousands of acres open to the public for hunting, hiking, bird watching, outdoor photography, foraging for berry & mushrooms.

Lakes, Rivers, Creeks and Trout Streams

  • Wisconsin River
  • Lake Petenwell
  • Ross Lake
  • Sevenmile Creek
  • Tenmile Creek
  • Tri-Lakes: Lake Arrowhead, Camelot Lake & Sherwood Lake
  • Ripple Creek
  • Moccasin Creek
  • Nepco Lake (NEPCO – Neekoosa Edwards Paper Company)

Public Land & Features for the New Rome Wisconsin Area

  • Nepco Lake County
  • Wood County ATV Area
  • Riverside Park
  • Ripple Creek Park
  • Edwards Alexander Memorial Park
  • Hanson Park
  • Grand Rapids Lions Park
  • Sandhill State Wildlife Area
  • Leola Marsh State Wildlife Area
  • Central Wisconsin Grasslands Conservation Area
  • Necedah National Wildlife Refuge

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February 24

New Rome WI

New Rome WI

Small Town Adams County Town in Rome Township

Main Page – http://www.thelandman.net/new-rome-wi.html

New Rome WI is located in Rome Township of Adams County by Lake Petenwell & the Tri-Lakes: Lake Arrowhead, Lake Camelot & Lake Sherwood.

Lakes, Rivers, Creeks and Trout Streams

  • Tri-Lakes
    • Lake Arrowhead
    • Lake Camelot
    • Lake Sherwood
  • Lake Petenwell part of the Wisconsin River
  • Twin Lakes
  • Spring Branch
  • Fourteen Mile Creek
  • Chester Creek

Public Land & Features for the New Rome Wisconsin Area

  • 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

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