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Okauchee Lake

Waukesha County, Wisconsin
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Okauchee Lake, Wisconsin
Okauchee Lake is a freshwater lake located in Waukesha County, southeastern Wisconsin. The lake covers an area of approximately 1,210 acres and has a maximum depth of 90 feet. It is a popular destination for fishing, boating, and other water-based activities.

Fishing on Okauchee Lake is known for its excellent largemouth bass, northern pike, and panfish populations. The lake also has good populations of walleye and muskellunge, making it a popular destination for anglers. The lake has several boat launches and fishing piers that provide access to the water for anglers.

Boating on Okauchee Lake is also popular, with several marinas, boat launches, and piers located around the lake. Visitors can enjoy water skiing, wakeboarding, tubing, and other water sports, as well as kayaking, canoeing, and paddleboarding.

In addition to water activities, the area around Okauchee Lake offers a variety of other recreational opportunities, including hiking, biking, and wildlife watching. There are several parks around the lake offering miles of trails for hiking and biking.

Overall, Okauchee Lake is a great destination for visitors looking to enjoy a variety of recreational activities in a scenic setting in southeastern Wisconsin. The lake is surrounded by beautiful homes and cottages, making it a popular destination for vacation rentals and weekend getaways.

How big is Okauchee Lake?
Okauchee Lake is approximately 1,210 sq acres (5 sq km) in size.
How deep is Okauchee Lake?
Okauchee Lake is approximately 90 feet (27.4 m) at its deepest point.
What kind of fish are in Okauchee Lake?
Anglers can expect to find a variety of fish including Largemouth Bass, Muskie, Northern Pike, Panfish, Smallmouth Bass and Walleye in Okauchee Lake.
When are the best fishing times for Okauchee Lake?
Today fishing looks to be not very active with peak fishing times around 5-6 pm. For more more best fishing times visit our Okauchee Lake Fishing Forecast page. Lake-Link Pro Members can get detailed fishing forecasts for up to 10 days in advance and species specific for Okauchee Lake.
What are the closest cities to Okauchee Lake?
Are there fishing guides for Okauchee Lake?
Yes! There are fishing guides for Okauchee Lake and/or the surrounding area. Please see the "Fishing Guides" section down a little further on this page.

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Dousman, WI
It has a lot of weedy bays and with the weed cutters out every day, it makes fishing challenging. The lake is beautiful and when not crowded with speeding boats & jet skis it can produce some nice fish. Good luck!
Reviewed Jul 31, 2019
Oak Creek, WI
Great for Panfish and Musky fishing. Lake is very crowded on the weekends, but its nice during the week. Very nice boat launch too!
Reviewed Jun 25, 2017
Hartford, WI
Great Lake, has big water and lots of bays and channels to fish for all species. Public launch is new and very nice.
Reviewed Mar 7, 2017
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