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Kickapoo River Fishery Area

DNR Fisheries Areas

Kickapoo Springs Pond is a put-and-take lake stocked with hatchery trout annually (as budgets permit). Uplands consist of a mix of hardwoods, pine, and underbrush.


T 16N, R 1W, section 14.


Angling opportunities

shore, wading, and small boat (carry-in) fishing

Recreational Opportunities

  • Hunting
  • Trapping
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife viewing
  • Bird watching
  • Berry picking


Kickapoo River Fishery Area is managed to protect the public trust, enhance coldwater fishery (game and non-game), and provide outdoor recreational opportunities.


For questions and comments contact:

Senior Fisheries Biologist
Bureau of Fisheries Management
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
3550 Mormon Coulee Rd.
La Crosse, WI 54601