Will you catch the "Big One"

Get ready to tell that big story of your monster catch! Fishing is a great way to connect with nature, relieve some stress, learn how our ancestors used to acquire food, and more! It's a life long hobby and a great skill to have.

Who can fish?

Anyone can catch a giant fish, telling the big story however, will take some practice. Anyone 16 years of age or older will need a Wisconsin fishing license to fish on Long Lake or Lake Nielsen. Fishing license are sold at gas stations and local resorts around the lake. 

When can I fish?

Whenever you have time! You can cast from a dock in your campsite during your free time. The Marina in Chippewa Sub Camp is open in the afternoon and evening during open program time. You can also fish by taking the Fishing Merit Badge!

How do you do it?

Bring up your fishing gear and a fishing lisence (If you are over the age of 16) and start casting! Equipement is also availble to check out from the Beach Areas (Sioux and White Pine) and the Chippewa Marina.



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