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Beautiful part of Wisconsin

I spent 4-5 hours fishing on the Flambeau River. Only caught a few smallmouth bass, but enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Brian H
Johnstown, United States
pristine water way for weekend get aways

A very clean peace trip when on this river has plent of takeouts on its path there are resorts and... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2017
Jack G
Merrill, Wisconsin
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Jul 19, 2017
“Beautiful part of Wisconsin”
Feb 2, 2017
“pristine water way for weekend get aways”
The Flambeau is a premier fishing river.
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

I spent 4-5 hours fishing on the Flambeau River. Only caught a few smallmouth bass, but enjoyed the peaceful time on the river. We had hoped to catch a big muskie, but didn't see any.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Brian H
Reviewed 2 February 2017

A very clean peace trip when on this river has plent of takeouts on its path there are resorts and places to camp northwoods at its best

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Jack G
Reviewed 9 July 2016

There are several public access points which allow one to canoe, kayak or motor boat on the river. Fishing or sight seeing is recommended.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Doug K
Reviewed 7 November 2015

Whether you are canoeing, taking a pontoon ride, fishing, or just relaxing and sightseeing, you can't find a more relaxing, lovely place to be. The scenery is wonderful. the river is slow moving and gracious. There are dams sprinkled along the river so you need...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank sunnyhhdb
Reviewed 28 July 2013

The Flambeau River combined the canoe experience of the Boundary Waters with a white water raft trip. We started our trip on 4th of July and for a holiday weekend it was not that busy. Our trip started from Flambeau Adventures and dropped us just...More

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 6 February 2013

The Flambeau River starts below the damn of a flowage, and the water can be very low, especially in times of drought. Since we've been a drought for basically the last 6 years or more, the paddling experience can be frustrating if you put it...More

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank ScoutMidwest
Reviewed 5 November 2012

A favorite river of the aboriginal peoples, the river is clean and sweet-smelling. The chance of seeing ducks, bear, otter, deer, turtles and fish. Pack a lunch. Inquire about pickup and dropoff when you are directed to a place to rent a canoe. Day trip....More

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank MissPriss234
Reviewed 11 August 2012

you see this river on lot of different trails. You also see many people going down the river on kayaks that looks like fun too... we only get to go on holiday weekend. so we don't have time to do that otherwise i would....

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank kittyPella
Reviewed 8 May 2012

A very nice river to canoe. North Fork is slow paced and the South Fork offers some nice rapids.

Date of experience: August 2011
2  Thank IngaMari
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