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Somo Lake

Lincoln County - Wisconsin
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Somo Lake is a 404 acre lake located in Lincoln County. It has a maximum depth of 25 feet. Fish include Musky, Panfish, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Northern Pike and Walleye.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Somo Lake, WI

How big is Somo Lake?
Somo Lake is approximately 404 sq acres (1.6 sq km) in size.

How deep is Somo Lake?
Somo Lake is approximately 25 feet (7.6 m) at its deepest point with an average depth of 13 feet (4.0 m).

What kind of fish can you catch in Somo Lake?
Although thery may be others but anglers can expect to find a variety of fish including Largemouth Bass, Muskie, Northern Pike, Panfish, Smallmouth Bass and Walleye in Somo Lake.

What are the closest cities to Somo Lake?
Nearby cities and towns include Tomahawk, WI.

Are there places to stay in the Somo Lake area?
Are you craving a weekend escape from the hustle and bustle of city life? Or maybe you're an avid angler in search of the perfect fishing spot? Look no further! Somo Lake and its surrounding area offer an abundance of options to suit your needs. If you're in need of accommodation, check out our area map which highlights some of the best places to stay. And if you're looking for even more options, head on over to our Travel section. But why settle for a traditional hotel or resort when you can take your adventure to the next level by renting a RV? The open road awaits you!
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Business Card: Willow Wood Lodge
Willow Wood Lodge
Hazelhurst, WI
(715) 453-4929
about 13 miles away

Are there bait or tackle shops near Somo Lake?
Yes, there are some nearby bait or tackle shops in the vacinity of Somo Lake.
Business Card: Willow Wood Lodge
Willow Wood Lodge
Hazelhurst, WI
(715) 453-4929
about 13 miles away

Are there topographical lake maps available Somo Lake?
We have an topograpical map for online viewing near the top of this page. Lake-Link Pro users can download an print a topograpical map of Somo Lake (.pdf format) along with 2,700 more lake maps. For more information on all the benefits of Lake-Link Pro click here.

Somo Lake area businesses:
Please check out these local businesses in the Somo Lake area:
Business Card: Willow Wood Lodge
Willow Wood Lodge
Hazelhurst, WI
(715) 453-4929
about 13 miles away

Are there places to eat and drink near Somo Lake?
Yes, you can find numerous options in the area. Click the button below to see what's nearby.

What are the fishing regulations for Somo Lake?
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources There are specific fishing regulations Somo Lake that you need to know. For complete fishing regulations visit the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. To report a violation call (800) 847-9367 or cell #367. Need a Wisconsin fishing license?

General Restrictions
  • Motor Trolling is allowed with 1 hook, bait, or lure per angler, and 3 hooks, baits, or lures maximum per boat.
  • Catch and release fishing for largemouth and smallmouth bass is open year round unless otherwise noted.

What is the bottom composition of Somo Lake?
Somo Lake's bottom composition is comprised of sand (70%), muck (20%), rock (5%) and gravel (5%).

Explore the Somo Lake area in a RV
Are you looking for an adventurous vacation option that won't break the bank? Look no further than renting an RV! Contrary to popular belief, the process is much simpler than you might imagine. With just a few easy steps, you'll soon be experiencing the ultimate freedom and convenience of exploring the open road in your very own recreational vehicle. And the best part? RV travel can save you up to 60% compared to other types of vacations! With the money you'll save, you'll be able to travel even more and create unforgettable memories along the way. So why wait? Start planning your next adventure today with an RV rental. Learn more about renting a RV.

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What aquatic invasive species are found in Somo Lake?
There are some aquatic invasive species found in Somo Lake including Chinese Mystery Snail and Purple Loosestrife.

Join us in the fight to prevent the spread of invasive species These sneaky creatures can hitch a ride on boats, clinging onto propellers, anchor lines, and trailers. They can even survive in hidden places like bilge water and ballast tanks, or disguise themselves in dirt and sand that sticks to nets, buckets, anchors, and waders. But don't worry, we have the power to stop them in their tracks with just a few simple steps. So let's do our part and protect our waters from these unwanted invaders.

What is the average air temp for Somo Lake?
Looking forward to your next adventure at Somo Lake? Don't forget to plan ahead! Weather can be unpredictable, but we've got you covered. On average, air temperatures during this time of year range from a high around 26°F (-4°C) to a low around 11°F (-12°C). Of course, these are just historical averages, so be prepared for anything Mother Nature throws your way. For the most up-to-date weather information, be sure to check out our Weather Bar located at the top of this page.

Are there any state parks near Somo Lake?
Enjoy more of the outdoors with a visit to an area state park. There are 1 state park in the vacinity of Somo Lake.

For more Wisconsin State Park information see our State Park Guide.

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dave (.
4 star rating
Nice Lake With Good Muskie, Walleye, Bass And Panfish Fishing. Not To Much Fishing Pressure.
Reviewed Mar 3, 2001

More Nearby Lakes To Explore
There's more lake's to explore around Somo Lake...
McCarthy Lake 1.8 mi 13 10 ft
Somo River -Un Slough 3.4 mi 22
Rice River Flowage*(Nokomis) 5.1 mi 764 26 ft
Killarney Lake 6.0 mi 293 8 ft
Bass Lake 6.3 mi 60 21 ft
Jersey City Flowage 6.5 mi 423 20 ft
Spirit River Flowage 6.7 mi 1,220 25 ft
Halfmoon Lake 6.8 mi 102 14 ft
Lake Mohawksin 6.8 mi 1,515 25 ft
Clear Lake 7.3 mi 259 45 ft
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