|Boat Launch Fee
Waldo Carlson Park, Red Cedar Lake, has a $5.00 daily or a $20.00 seasonal boat launch fee. Boat launch permits can be purchased at the park from the park caretaker. Seasonal permits can now be obtained online by choosing PERMITS on our Parks Reservations home page. Please present proof of purchase to the park caretaker after May 1st to receive your seasonal boat launch sticker.
|COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update
Barron County parks are closed to camping until further notice and Barron County is no longer accepting camping and shelter reservations for the 2020 season. This action is being taken in response to the coronavirus pandemic and the "safer-at-home" order issued by Governor Tony Evers.
Select the pavilion on the interactive map below to view a photo and shelter details.
17 acres on Red Cedar Lake.
Directions: 1.5 miles north of Mikana on State Highway "48".
Facilities: Campground, coin operated showers, pit toilets, boat landing, swimming, playground, dumping station, fish cleaning house.
Other Info: Caretaker in residence, heavily used - fills up most weekends.
Telephone (May 1 to September 30):
(715) 418-1850 (Mobile)
Telephone (October 1 to April 30):
Barron County Forestry, Parks, and Recreation Department
335 E Monroe Ave
Barron, WI 54812
Check-Out Time: 10:00 pm
2717 29th Ave
Birchwood, WI 54817
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Waldo Carlson Park Fact Sheet