Class Trout Stream – Brown & Brook Trout Fishing
Big Roche-A-Cri Creek – Main Page: http://www.thelandman.net/big-roche-a-cri-creek.html
Follow the Flow of Big Roche-A-Cri Creek!
Plainfield Township – The creek starts with 2 small branches just west of I-39 / 51 southwest of Plainfield, WI. then join together about 1 mile down. There is plenty of Wisconsin DNR public land along the creek.
Leola Township – As the creek enters Adams County from Waushara and becomes part of Big Roche a Cri Fishery Area which is open to the public and then continues flowing southwest.
Colburn Township – It enters the farthest most northwest tip of this township for only about a ¼ mile.
Big Flats Township – The creek keeps getting larger and flows a little faster the farther southwest it goes. It passes Trout Valley which is a one square mile development featuring Big Roche-A-Cri Creek.
Preston Township – Then it cuts diagonally across the township and forms Big Roche-A-Cri Lake which is a 200+ acre all sports lake. After the water leaves the lake via a small hydro dam it turns into a trout stream.
Strongs Prairie Township – Big Roche-A-Cri Creek then forms Arkdale Lake which is a small 50 acre body of water controlled by a regular dam then it winds down passed Crystal Brook Woods about 1 mile between in joins with Castle Rock Lake.
Big Roche-A-Cri Creek
Adams County, Central Wisconsin – Arkdale & Dellwood WI
Strongs Prairie Township Main Page – http://www.adams-wi.com/strongs-prairie-township-wi.html
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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Strongs Prairie Township
Adams County in Strongs Prairie Township Central Wisconsin
Main Page – http://www.thelandman.net/arkdale-wi.html
Arkdale, WI is located in Strongs Prairie Township, Adams County on State Highway 21 between Tomah and Wautoma. It’s between I-90/I-94 & I-39/51 interstates. Arkdale is an unincorporated town with about 150 people. There is a post office, bar / grill, church, fire station and park with Arkdale Lake as the towns highlight. The Arkdale area is known for its farm fields, a recreational area and vacationers. Arkdale Lake is surrounded by a subdivision called Arkdale Shores which consists of both full time and part time vacation homes. State Hwy 21 cuts through Arkdale and continues west between Lake Petenwell to the north, “Wisconsin’s 2nd largest inland body of water” and Castle Rock Lake to the south. “WI’s 4th largest inland body of water.
Nearby Villages, Towns and Cities
- Grand Marsh
- Lyndon Station
- New Lisbon
- Wisconsin Dells
- Wisconsin Rapids
Nearby Wisconsin Public Land
- Van Kuren Trails by Lake Petenwell
- Roche-A-Cri State Park featuring Roche-A-Cri Mound
- Buckhorn State Park
- Necedah Wildlife Refuge
- Yellow River Oxbows State Natural Area
- Yellow River State Wildlife Area
- Meadow Valley Barrens State Natural Area
- Petenwell County Park
- Castle Rock County Park
- Cranberry Creek Mound Group Natural Area
- Colburn State Wildlife Area
Located in Arkdale WI – 55 Acre No Wake Lake
Main Page – http://www.thelandman.net/arkdale-lake-wi.html
Arkdale Lake is located in Strongs Prairie Township of Adams County, Central Wisconsin it’s actually a flowage created by Arkdale Dam backing up Big Roche-A-Cri Creek. The creek also forms Big Roche-a-Cri Lake to the Northeast and flows into Castle Rock Lake to the Southwest. It’s right in the town of Arkdale, Wisconsin and is about a 55 acre body of water with 2 access areas open to the public one on the West side and the other to the Southeast. They both offer concrete boat ramps for small fishing boat, this is a NO WAKE LAKE! It’s primarily a fishing lake loaded with several types of fish including small mouth bass, large mouth bass, northern pike and a variety of other panfish.
Arkdale Lake Wisconsin
Adams County, Strongs Prairie Township – Arkdale Lake, WI
Main Page – http://www.adams-wi.com/arkdale-lake.html more photos…
Is located in Strongs prairie township of Adams county it’s actually a flowage of Big Roche-A- Cri Creek which also forms Big Roche-a-Cri lake to the Northeast and flows into Castle Rock Lake to the Southwest. Arkdale Lake is right in the town of Arkdale, WI. It’s about a 55 acre body of water with 2 access areas open to the public one on the West side and the other to the Southeast. They both offer concrete boat ramps for small fishing boat, this is a NO WAKE LAKE! It is primarily a fishing lake loaded with small mouth bass, large mouth bass, northern pike and a variety of other panfish. The lake is pretty much fully developed with older more established getaway cabins and full time residential homes. You can find some real estate for sale on and around Arkdale Lake like waterfront parcels, off water homes and lakefront cabins.
Arkdale Lake Wisconsin
The Creek is mostly in Adams County WI
Main Page – http://www.roche-a-cri.net/Big_Roche-A-Cri_Creek.html
Big Roche-A-Cri Creek runs through 2 Counties, 6 Townships and forms 2 well known lakes plus feeds into Wisconsin’s 4th Largest Lake. It flows from the Northeast to Southwest through Plainfield Township in Waushara County then into most of Northern and Central Adams County, WI forming both Big Roche-A-Cri Lake & Arkdale Lake until it meets with Castle Rock Lake which is part of the Wisconsin Flowage System just south of Lake Petenwell.
Big Roche-A-Cri Creek Wisconsin
Real Estate Development – Arkdale Shores Subdivision, WI.
Main Page – http://www.thelandman.net/arkdale-shores-subdivision.html
(Strongs Prairie Township T 18 N. R 5 E. Section 5)
“Arkdale Shores” is on Arkdale Lake located in Strongs Prairie Township of Adams County in Wisconsin by Arkdale,WI right off State Highway 21 just east of Lake Petenwell and Castle Rock Lake. These lakes are filled with Walleye, Panfish, Bass, Northern Pike and more.. . This Adams County Real Estate Development is like most waterfront communities with small lots most under 1/2 acre. Arkdale Shores Subdivision is on a main Snowmobile Trail and is surrounded by ATV Routes.
Arkdale Shores Wisconsin