Close to the lake and town
Walk to the state park from this nicely wooded lot just outside of Friendship! Close to everything! The village of Friendship has county and medical facilities, hospital, shopping and dining. Also nearby are golfing, Carter Creek, snowmobiling and ATVing. Within a short drive are both Lake Petenwell and Castle Rock Lake. Bring your agenda for water sports fun! Camp or build on this parcel that is well over half an acre. Located in between Wisconsin Dells and Wisconsin Rapids. More land is available.
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Central Wisconsin land for sale in Adams County, WI.
Extended Area Description
Friendship Lake, Wisconsin
Friendship Lake is located in Adams County, Central Wisconsin just outside Friendship Village & City of Adams to the north. Itâs formed by both Little Roche-A-Cri Creek and Fordham Creek which are controlled by the Friendship Dam right next to the public beach and boat launch. Below the dam is Friendship Park where the water turns into a trout stream called Little Roche-A-Cri Creek that flows all the way into Wisconsin's 4th largest body of water, Castle Rock Lake. The Park offers volleyball courts, picnic tables, grills, family pavilion, playground equipment including; swings, merry-go-round and slides. It's overlooked by Friendship Mound (privately owned) rising about 350 ft high and offering amazing 15+ mile views. Friendship Lake also offers fine fishing for Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike and a variety of Panfish plus waterskiing is allowed.
Remnant Little Roche-A-Creek - Public Land and Trout Stream
REM-Little Roche-A-Cri Creek consists of two areas, one starting at the intersection of 8th Dr & Czech Ave following the creek on a northeast to 8th Ave. This section is about 6,000 feet of âclass 1â trout stream it continues on past 8th Ave as a âclass 2â stream for about another 4,400 feet. The total area of this section of land for the Remnant Little Roche-A-Cri section is about 180 wooded acres that are not just fishing ground, but open for public hunting land as well. The second area is located in both Preston Township and a little bit in Adams Township north of County Road J and east of 10th Ave. By this section of the Remnant is a class 1 trout stream with Brook, Brown and Rainbow Trout.
Adams Township is home to the City of Adams and Friendship Village where the county seat is located. These two communities are the largest in the County and offer shopping, health care, entertainment and home to Landman Realty llc. This township has Friendship Lake, Little Roche-a-Cri Creek, Klein Creek, Fordham Creek, Duck Creek, the Union Pacific Rail Road, Houghton Rock and Lighthouse Rock. At the southwest part of Adams Township is Quincy Bluff Wetlands Natural Area owned by the State of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources which is opened to the public for hunting, hiking, wildlife observation, etc...
Friendship Park is in Friendship Village just below the Hydroelectric Dam that regulates the water levels for Friendship Lake which is fed by both Fordham Creek and Little Roche A Cri Creek. After the hydro dam is a small pooling area the water is held before is turns back into Little Roche-A-Cri Creek trout stream. Thereâs a newer arched walking bridge that suspends over the creek giving access from one side of Friendship Park to the other just north of the winter sledding hill. On this side of the park you will find a small wildlife pond used mostly by Birds, Frogs and Turtles. wildlife pond on this side of the park used by the local mostly birds, frogs and turtles. It features sand volleyball courts, barbeque grills, a large picnic pavilion for outdoor parties which you can get reserve and plenty of playground equipment for the kids like swings, slides and a merry-go-round. So if you want to spend a nice quiet day with the family trout fishing, picnicing and playing a little sand volleyball or pushing your son or daughter on the merry go round, put Friendship Park on your agenda.
Remnant Fordham Creek WI - Public Land and Trout Stream
REM-Fordham Creek is located north of Cty Road J just east of Adams-Friendship, WI with 2 locations. This public land area is about 37 acres mostly wooded with row pines along Cty Rd J then turns into a small meadow heading north into a mix woods with a steep slope before the creek that is surrounded by lowlands. The wetlands around Fordham Creek at this location were still pretty wet in midsummer. Thereâs about 1,800 feet of trout stream frontage on this smaller chunk of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resource land with some of it adjoining four private parcels. Fordham Creek is a total of 7 miles which flows into Friendship Lake after joining with Little Roche-A-Cri Creek. By the Remnant section of the creek is a class 1 trout stream with Brook, Brown and Rainbow Trout.
Roche-A-Cri State Park
Welcome to the home of Turkey Vultures, Whitetail, Squirrels, Red Fox and many other Wisconsin Wildlife residents. Roche-A-Cri State Park established in 1948 is 605 acres of woods and has many different recreational activities from sight-seeing to hiking 303 steps up Roche-A-Cri Mound. Several rest areas offer different settings where you can enjoy a nice picnic. There are 45 rustic campsites available and the park even offers campfire wood for your convenience. If you wish to climb the hill, there is a 300 foot stairway that includes resting places along the way. During your journey, you will find areas that tell the history of the hill. At the top is a platform that will allow you to see 10 different counties, many fine fishing lakes, Friendship Mound, and plenty of other unique places for discovery. Like to fish? Carter Creek runs right through the park, giving you the true essence of what Central Wisconsin has to offer. Nearby lakes and streams include: Big Roche-A-Cri Lake, Wisconsin River, Friendship Lake, Petenwell & Castle Rock flowage, and many others. Roche-A-Cri State Park is an enjoyable place to bring your family.
The city of Adams and the Village of Friendship, are located in the township of Adams in Adams County. State Highway 13 cuts the county in half running through the middle of both towns. They are located halfway between Wisconsin Dells and Wisconsin Rapids. County road J on the north end of town and County Road F on the south end of town will both take you over to Castle Rock Lake which is the 4th largest inland body of water in the state.
Friendship is the County Seat. There is a Hospital, "Moundview Memorial", a clinic and the fairgrounds as well as a very nice golf course. There is Friendship Mound with 303 steps to the top, overlooking the towns and Friendship Lake. From the platform at the top you can see several counties. The lake offers good fishing and even a beautiful swimming area and boat launch.
Most of the shopping is in Adams and they also have the school system. Along Main Street there are a variety of small businesses and also some larger chain stores such as Dollar General, Subway, Family Dollar, McDonalds, Ace Hardware and Shopko. Adams is a Railroad town and also has an industrial park. There is a Concrete plant on the south end of town as well huge flea market in season.
Adams County, WI.
Part of the Central Sand located between Wisconsin Dells and Wisconsin Rapids with the Wisconsin River creating the western border of the county also forming both Castle Rock Lake and Lake Petenwell. There is a mix of farmland and recreation areas with a mix of Full time residential homes and vacation getaway cabins. You can find lakes, creeks, trout streams, public land, parks, ATV routes, snowmobile trails, rock formations, whitetail deer, wild turkey, bald eagles, even some wolves and black bears.
"Multiple Amenities may refer to the same thing depending on use and opinion"
- Camping Allowed AREA - Friendship Lake & Roche-A-Cri State Park Building Site Close to a Lake
Close to Shopping Close to State Park In an area of multiple lakes Snowmobile Trail nearby
Fully Wooded Golf course nearby
More Land Available Paved Road