Big Sand Lake
    Eagle River - 33 minutes
Clarity: 9.7 ft Avg Depth: 16 ft Max Depth: 65 ft Size: 1,427 Acres Type: Drainage Access: Public
   Big Sand Lake is a big lake outside of Phelps. The water is clear and deep and it is a popular local fishing lake. Big Sand Lake is an isolated lake and that keeps it quiet.
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   This is a hand crafted home drawn up by Maple Island Log Homes to meet all of the sellers requirements and than some. Fantastic views of lake and surroundings from all rooms. The second you walk into this home is breath taking. The lady of the house will be very happy with this gorgeous kitchen in preparing the meals while watching nature from every window. Let alone to be having conversation with family and guest. All rooms feel very comfortable for your relation or entertaining. Long lake adjoins Big Sand which gives you over 2300 acres of water to fish for all spices or enjoy all water sports. Please Review the document files to read all that this property represents. This is a special property that you have been looking for.
  • Price: $1,500,000
  • Finished Sq Ft: 6722
  • Eagle River/33 mins



   A point of land offering gorgeous views of Big Sand Lake, acres of wooded bliss buffering you from the world and a history rich in stories and legend create the perfect foundation for a family legacy. Dreaming of summer days with kids and/or grandkids running and laughing as they run down the pier and jump in the water? Maybe you dream of a small cabin nestled in acres of trees with no visible neighbors, paths to meander, and blue or stormy skies above you. Maybe your dream has a little of both. This gorgeous property, 70+ acres, offers unlimited possibilities! Living on 1,427 acre Big Sand Lake puts you on one of the best fishing lakes in Northern WI and in the heart of year-round recreational activities such as hiking, snowmobiling, ATVing and more. Buy the lot, then build a home that suits your dreams and your lifestyle and let the Northwoods work its magic on you.

   200' of lake frontage plus fantastic sunset views on a 1425 acre lake that connects to Long lake of 886 acres. Full Recreation lake with all types of fish. Two good building sites on this 1.9 acre lot. Privacy at its finest. People here are very friendly and sociable. Big Sand Lake Club is just across the water to enjoy many great meals and the huge sand beach. Please read the info in the document file about this Club's History. A very unique story.

All listing information provided by Listing Office via Greater Northwoods MLS

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Size Shoreline Clarity Water Color
1,427 Acres 8.5 Miles Clear Blue Green
Max Depth Average Depth Lake Access Lake Type
65 Ft 16 Ft Public Drainage
Fishing Fish Species Bottom Material Boat Activity
Average Variety Mostly Sand Average
Lake Restrictions Public Launch Noise Level Lake Grade
Fishing Yes Quiet Top 150


High Speed Internet Natural Gas Cell Coverage Home Density
No Yes Spotty Average
Township School District Tax Rate / $1000 Rentals on Lake
Phelps Phelps $12.40 Yes


Closest Towns: Distance to Town:
Land O'Lakes25 mins
Eagle River30 mins
Nearby Grocery Stores: Distance:
Pick 'n Save30 mins
Trig's33 mins
Roads Around Lake: Closest Hospital:
Average Eagle River / 30 mins
Nearby Biking/Walking/Skiing Trails:
No nearby trails.
Nearby Paddling Routes:
No nearby trails but Big Sand is a nice lake to paddle.
Nearby ATV Trails:
The Landover ATV Club Trails run just to the south of the lake. It is a vast network of ATV trails that connect Eagle River to Upper Michigan. There are a variety of riding options ranging from paved roads to trails through the national forests. By far the largest ATV trail network in Vilas County.
Nearby Snowmobile Trails:
The Phelps Snowmobile Club trails can be accessed to the north of the lake. They maintain over 40 miles of trails from Lac Vieux Desert to North Twin Lake.
Nearby State Areas:
Chequamegon Nicolet National Forest