Lake Tomahawk Community Information

Lake Tomahawk Community Information



The small town of Lake Tomahawk is located in the northwoods of Wisconsin. With around 1,040 people, this charming, small town offers its residents a beautiful natural setting and relaxed, laidback atmosphere. The average household income is $49,080 and the estimated median home value is $209,900, which is higher than many of the other communities in the area.


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Living in Lake Tomahawk


Lake Tomahawk is located within an area with the highest density of lakes in the Midwest. Combined with the state and national forested lands, Lake Tomahawk is a outdoor paradise. Recreational activities abound every season of the year. Life is spent on the water during the warmer months, whether boating, fishing, swimming, or some other water sport. Hiking, mountain biking, and exploring nature are popular pastimes. During the winter, skiing, snowshoeing, ice fishing, and snowmobiling are all popular activities. If you enjoy a life outside and are looking for a peaceful, tight knit community, Lake Tomahawk is the perfect spot for you to call home.



Parks and Recreation

Community recreational facilities within Lake Tomahawk are operated and maintained by the Parks Commission. These parks feature a wide variety of amenities for residents to enjoy recreational activities throughout the year.


Snowshoe Park is the main community park in Lake Tomahawk. It offers a playground, covered pavilion and lighted baseball diamond. It is the site of the town’s famous snowshoe baseball in the winter and serves as the location for children’s recreational programming in the summer.


Rainbow Park has a baseball diamond and picnic tables. It is the perfect spot in town to take your dog for a walk.


Boat Landing Park offers 3 concrete launch ramps, floating docks, tie up piers. It also has a fishing pier. It is a favorite location in town for swimming and grilling out. During the winter, it remains popular with opportunities for ice fishing, snowmobiling, and sledding.

Shopping and Dining

Lake Tomahawk has several local establishments for residents to grab a bite to eat or purchase items that they need. Shamrock Pub-n-Eatery, Smileys Sports Bar and Grill, and Village Cafe & Pub are the main dining spots in town. There are antique stores, floral and gift shops, home goods stores, and several service industries also located throughout Lake Tomahawk.


Students in Lake Tomahawk attend schools in nearby Minocqua. Minocqua J1 School District serves students in prekindergarten through 8th grade. Lakeland Union High School is recognized for its academic excellence within the state and educates students in grades 9th through 12th.



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Redman Realty Group
231 Oneida St.
Minocqua WI 54548