2024 Changes to Operations of Langlade County Campgrounds and Veteran's Memorial Park
December 15, 2023
Al Murray, Langlade County Forest Administrator
Langlade County Forestry, Park, and Recreation Department
NEWS RELEASE/ PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT
RE: 2024 CHANGES TO OPERATIONS AT JACK LAKE CAMPGROUND, PERCH LAKE CAMPGROUND, HIGH LAKE CAMPGROUND AND VETERAN’S MEMORIAL PARK:
Reservations for Campgrounds in 2024 will be available beginning at 8:30 a.m. Central Time, Tuesday, January 2, 2024
2024 Campground season dates are May 16th through October 13th, based upon weather earlier opening or later closing may be accommodated by a public service announcement.
Reservations Only- All campgrounds (Jack Lake, Perch Lake, High Lake) will be by reservation only
Reservations will be only online and will be available up until the date of occupancy.
Registered campers should go directly to the campsite upon arrival while observing the check-in requirement of 3:00 p.m. on the day of check-in.
Check-out is 11:00 a.m. on the day of departure as reserved.
Reservation cancellation or modifications may only be made 7 days prior to scheduled occupancy, reservations or modifications made less than 7 days prior to occupancy are not eligible for refund opportunities or modifications.
For those unable to utilize online reservations, reservations by phone or in person will be handled Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. at main office at 1633 Neva Road, Antigo, Wisconsin.
All reservation questions should call 715-627-6300 from Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
Veteran’s Discount Returns to Jack Lake Campground- Veterans will be eligible for a discount code at Jack Lake Campground. Prior to making reservations for a site, Veterans must contact the Forestry, Parks and Recreation Office by calling 715-623-6300 from Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. to provide Veteran’s status information and become eligible for the discount.
Gobbler’s Roost, Timber Doodle, and Ruffed Grouse Cabins will only be reserved online with the same parameters as the campground.
Jack Lake South Shore Group site will increase to a minimum of $160 per night for up to 4 campers, with per camper fee of $40 per night for more than 4 with a maximum of 8 campers on the site.
Game Lake and Loon Cry Outpost Walk-In Sites will be free of charge as forest camping, first come-first served, no services are provided at these sites. Items carried in shall be carried out.
Jack Lake Snow Shelter Group Site will no longer be available for rental due to requirements for water and restrooms- recommend regular users of that site consider reservation of Groups Sites established at Perch Lake Campground.
Boats will be available at Jack Lake free of charge as a service to registered campers on a first come first served basis. Boats will be accounted for and locked up at 6:00 p.m. at end of worker shifts.
Veteran’s Memorial Park office operations will change as follows:
Office hours limited on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday to 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Office hours limited on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday to 2:00 p.m. -6:00 p.m.
When office is closed, firewood and ice sales will be available by self-pay fee box, shirt sales are available at the main office during regular office hours.
Firewood prices will increase to $8 per small bundle and $10 per large bundle
With limited office hours at the park, all questions pertaining to the park or camping should be processed by calling the Forestry, Parks and Recreation Office at 715-627-6300 from Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Please leave a message and return number if no answer.
Campground hosts and employees may be able to answer questions when onsite.
For more information, please visit our website above or contact the Forestry, Parks and Recreation Office at 715-627-6300.
We hope you plan to enjoy Langlade County in 2024 and thank you for supporting the economy and businesses of Langlade County!