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Lakes

Wood County
Mountwood Lake

 
  Lake  Mountwood Lake 

  Acres  48 

  Directions  Mountwood Lake is a 48-acre impoundment located on Mountwood County Park near Deerwalk in Wood County. It is accessible from U.S. Route 50 via County Route 5. 

  Description  The lake was built in 1980 with a maximum depth of 47 feet and an average depth of 15 feet. A concrete boat ramp, handicap fishing pier, camping areas, and other recreational facilities are available. A trail surrounds the entire lake providing bank fishing access. Electric motors only are allowed and the use of live minnows as bait is prohibited. Camping is only available during the summer months. 

  Fishery  Mountwood Lake provides spring fishing for trout, and warmwater fishing for largemouth bass, bluegill, channel catfish and tiger musky. Trout are stocked once each month January through April. 

  National Forest  National Forest Stamp is not required 

  Boating  Electric motors only 

  Camping  Camping permit required from area manager 

  Spring Trout  Stocked once each month January through April 

  Fall Trout  Does not receive Fall trout stocking 

  Live Minnows  Live minnows may not be used as bait 

  Night Fishing  Night fishing is allowed 

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