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Kettle Moraine State Forest

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W7796 Kettle Moraine Drive, WI 53190
+1 262-473-7501
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Nice trail, awful food service

We recently drove up to Mauthe lake in order to ride the Lake to Lake trail. The trail is 6.8... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2016
Waukesha, Wisconsin
Long Lake In Kettle Moraine -First Time Campers Here.

We really enjoyed our stay at Long Lake in Kettle Moraine Northern Unit. It's beautiful and liked... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2016
Chicago, Illinois
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Split into two "units" south and north of Milwaukee, both sections contain part of the Ice Age Trail, a 1,000-mile trail throughout Wisconsin.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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W7796 Kettle Moraine Drive, WI 53190
+1 262-473-7501

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Reviewed 12 August 2016

We recently drove up to Mauthe lake in order to ride the Lake to Lake trail. The trail is 6.8 miles long and goes through both wooded and open prairie areas with very little gradient. While it is mostly very quiet and secluded there are...More

Thank Adrefs
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We really enjoyed our stay at Long Lake in Kettle Moraine Northern Unit. It's beautiful and liked our actual camp site in the 800's. Great bathroom facilities. Were they the cleanest, no, but still clean enough with actual plumbing, showers and toilet paper. Very nice...More

Thank Catwoman0209
Reviewed 1 August 2016

The campground: Sites are nice. Each site has 2 corrals, but be prepared, they are very tiny. The host is extremely friendly. The pit toilets are decent and seemed decently clean. The only downfall is no water to hook up to on site, otherwise we...More

Thank Tara B
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I have camped at almost all the Kettle Moraine camping areas and I am happy to say the experience has been great, but I am a bit disappointed with the Whitewater camp ground. The site itself was very nice, but the pit toilets we absolutely...More

3  Thank Becky S
Reviewed 26 June 2016

The camping site was fine, nothing too exciting no shade but served its purpose. However the bathrooms at long lake in the 700 section were worse than a bar bathroom on a weekend. The floors were so slippery without signs. No toilet paper. Hair everywhere....More

2  Thank Kelly D
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

We just spent 4 nights in the Pike Lake Unit of the Forest. We have a 32' travel trailer and our site (#29) was spacious with a large approach for easy back-in. The site has electric. No water in the site, but there is potable...More

1  Thank Karin S
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

We came for a last minute camping trip and really enjoyed ourselves. There was so much to do we stayed another day at the southern unit campground. The kids enjoyed birdwatching with the ranger, swimming at the beach, and exploring the campground. The highlight so...More

Thank Lori H
Reviewed 15 May 2016

I've done several different trail runs in the forest, it is a wonderful place to run. Saw a cougar there one time!

Thank MissMyDog
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Really great place to winter camp. Lots of solitude, birds, and other wildlife. The Ice Age Trail is an awesome Midwest hiking destination; we loved the rolling hills and technical descents... Highly recommended at any time, but gorgeous in the middle of a wintry snow...More

Thank Leo E
Reviewed 29 October 2015

We had a nice little hike through the woods. Very relaxing, met some nice people on the trail, also the lake was nice .

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31 May 2017|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply. No real water activities except they have Ottawa Lake with nice swimming beach and campground.
Rachael Z
12 August 2016|
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Response from Leo E | Reviewed this property |
Very spotty