Holiday Acres Resort - Rhinelander, Wisconsin, 54501, United States









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Lake Facts

Lake Facts: From the State of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

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  • Lake Facts About Lake Thompson

Lake Thompson
Oneida County
Surface Water Area: 411 acres
Shore Length: 6.7 miles
Maximum Depth: 30 Feet
Percent Greater than 20 feet = 20%
Percent Less than 3 feet = 15%

Secchi disk(Water Clarity): 6.5 feet
Water Color: Light Brown
Lake Type: Drainage
Littoral Bottom Types: 55% Sand,
25% Muck 15% Gravel, 5% Rubble
Basic Management: walleye, musky, bass, panfish

Muskellunge population is good for a lake of this size.

Northern Pike are slow growing, but the species is self sustaining.

Small Mouth and Large Mouth Bass and Pan fish populations are reproducing naturally.

Walleye population is about average for the region, but natural reproduction is limited for this species, and numbers are bolstered by stocking. The Rhinelander’s Morningside organization stocks 7-10 inch Walleyes each October in Lake Thompson and Lake George.

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Holiday Acres Resort
4060 South Shore Drive
Rhinelander, Wisconsin, 54501, United States
Call: (715) 369-1500 | 1-800-261-1500


Relax - Retreat - Rediscover - Your Place UpNorth

Nestled among tall trees on the shores of beautiful Lake Thompson, our vast acres of playgrounds have been a welcoming destination for generations of vacationers for more than 60 years. Providing you with a relaxing and enjoyable Wisconsin vacation is the Zambon family tradition. Featuring spring wild flowers, summer breezes, blazing autumn colors, and crystal clear winters at our Wisconsin vacation resort, Holiday Acres spills over with happy times for our guests year round.