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Lac Vieux Desert

Date: 8/20/2016 12:38:27 PM

Lac Vieux Desert is the French name for this 4,260-acre lake of Michigan and Wisconsin. The name was given by French fur trappers who were among the first Euro-Americans to settle the area. It is an ambiguous name and has been translated variably to mean

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Hillside Resort - Lac Vieux Desert

Date: 8/14/2016 1:51:00 AM

Nine years ago when Pete and I bought the Dari-Maid, we knew that Bobby was part of the deal. Having been raised in Land O’ Lakes, as Bobby... was, I feel I have known him all of my life. As a kid I would see him around town. Sometimes heading to the Hi

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Dr. Frank J. Johnson, 100, Formerly of Woodstock

The Woodstock Independent Newspaper

Date: 8/10/2016 12:36:00 PM

He was a Charter Fellow in the American Pediatric Surgery Association. He enjoyed many years in northern Wisconsin on Lac Vieux Desert as a young man and during retirement. Survivors include a daughter, Christine Johnson Kramer, and her children

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Lake Front Cottage on Beautiful Lac Vieux Desert 2bed, 1 Bath

Date: 8/9/2016 5:00:00 PM

The manager has been emailed. This manager doesn't offer online booking through VRBO's checkout. You won't be eligible for our Book with Confidence Guarantee. Never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram. Learn

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It’s Green Bay Packers time again

Wausau Daily Herald

Date: 8/3/2016 7:47:00 AM

The Brush Run in Crandon is a decidedly Northwoods activity. The same can be said for musky fishing on Lac Vieux Desert and watching the Fourth of July fireworks in Minocqua. Now other activities, hiking the Ice Age Trail for instance, encompass nearly

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• River: Wisconsin River
• Surface Area: 4,260 Acres
• Maximum Depth: 40 feet
• Length: 4 Miles
Lac Vieux Desert is a 4017-acre lake that extends across the border of Michigan (in Gogebic County) and Wisconsin in (Vilas County). The lake has been home to the Chippewa (Ojibwa) Indians for centuries. It's known for its Musky, Walleye, Bass, and Northern Pike fisheries. Several public access points to the lake support boating, fishing, and water-based sports during the warm weather months.

Lac Vieux Desert is open from April 30th through October 14th.

For more information about this lake, please contact:

Eagle River - Florence Ranger District
1247 E. Wall St.
Eagle River, WI 54521
715-479-2827, Fax 715-479-6407, TTY 711 (National Relay System)
Business hours: Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
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