Perch Lake Campground


Perch Lake Campground
Perch Lake Campground
Perch Lake Campground
Perch Lake Campground
Perch Lake Campground is within the Charles De Langlade Recreation Area which is located near Post Lake, WI about 30 miles northeast of Antigo, WI and 8 miles east of Elcho, WI. This area is about 600-acres of county-owned lands and contains two small, undeveloped lakes named Perch and Aninnan. While visiting this hidden gem you can expect to see stunning scenery of towering pines, large oaks, low bog areas, natural shorelines and an abundance of wildlife such as Trumpeter Swans!
The campground contains 57 campsites varying from a group site, a double site, back-in sites, tent sites, drive-through sites and lake sites!


We start accepting 2024 reservations the first business day after the new year (January 2, 2024) at 8:30 am. Reservations will be available May 16th to October 13,2024. Reservations can now be made up to your day of arrival based on availability. 

Thinking of a last-minute camping trip? Grab your gear and come check out Perch Lake Campground! 

Camping Rates:

Campsites (drive-through and back-in sites): $35/night
Tent Sites: $30/night
Double Site: $80/night for two units
Group Site: $100/night (this covers 3 camping units)
Additional parties at Group Site: $20/night per unit
RV Dump Station for Non-Campers: $15.00

If you choose to cancel your reservation more than 7 days in advance from your check-in date, you will receive a full refund (minus the reservation fee) in the form of a credit code that will be applied to your online account.
If you choose to cancel your reservation within 7 days or less of your check-in date, you will forfeit your full payment. 

Payment Methods:
We accept all major credit/debit cards for Reservations.

*Please note that a convenience fee will be applied to all transactions online.

Credit Card - $1.50 fee for every $50 (please see examples below)
  • Transactions up to $50.00 = $1.50 Fee
  • Transactions $ 50.01 up to $100.00 = $3.00 Fee
  • Transactions $100.01 up to $150.00 = $4.50 Fee
  • Transactions $150.01 up to $200.00 = $6.00 Fee, & Etc.

Debit Card - $3.95 fee

Langlade County does not receive this convenience fee.


Private flush restrooms with showers, vault restrooms, RV dump station, solid waste and recycling receptacles, a freshwater fill station, firewood sales, picnic areas, two primitive boat landings to access the two lakes within the property, and hiking trails. Note: swimming is allowed at your own risk; there is no designated swimming beach at this time. Electrical service is not available; generators are permitted during non-quiet hours. ATV/UTV access from trails/routes to campsites are permitted. Please read all policies before finalizing reservations, violations are subject to fines.

Currently, wood can be purchased at the Jack Lake Campground park office. Firewood can also be brought in if originated from within Langlade County limits. Kiln dried, certified wood, or construction lumber (nail free) are allowed. Brush gathering from the forest floor is allowed as well. Removing standing, live timber from the county forest is a timber theft felony and charges will be made.

Check-In Time: 3:00 pm
Check-Out Time: 11:00 am

N10571 Clear Lake Rd
Elcho, WI 54428
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Location Area
Perch Lake Campground is a hidden gem located 8 miles east of Elcho, WI/HWY 45 and 27 miles north of Antigo, WI.



Not available for reservation for all dates selected.
Available for reservation for all dates selected.
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