Situated within Mirror Lake State Park, Mirror Lake is a famously gorgeous lake in Wisconsin Dells named for its still, glassy waters. Here, you can enjoy a variety of sightseeing and recreation on the water. Learn more below about why you should add Mirror Lake, Wisconsin to your list of attractions to see during your vacation in Wisconsin Dells!

A Picturesque Place in Wisconsin Dells

A small and narrow lake known for its pristine beauty, Mirror Lake is a popular place to visit for its abundance of water-based activities and its awe-inspiring sandstone cliffs. The lake has a no-wake policy that restricts motorboats, but activities like kayaking, canoeing, riding pontoon boats, stand-up paddleboarding, and row boating are allowed.

Mirror Lake, Wisconsin is home to two boat landings, as well as one beach. Additionally, Mirror Lake is home to nearly 30 miles of hiking trails, over 15 miles of cross-country ski trails, 9 miles of off-road biking trails, and about 1 mile of nature and snowshoeing trails.

Local Wisconsin Dells rental providers like Dells Watersports provide an array of rentals on Mirror Lake. Rowboat rentals are priced at $45.00 per hour, while pontoon rentals start at $85.00 per hour. Kayaks and canoes rage from $12.00 to $22.00 per hour. Stand-up paddleboards can be rented for $20.00 per hour. Additional options include 4-hour and full-day rentals. The proceeds benefit Mirror Lake State Park and the Wisconsin State Park System. Dells Watersports’ Mirror Lake location is at E10320 Fern Dell Rd., Baraboo, WI 53913. You can also reach the company by phone at (608) 254-4104.

Fishing is another common activity on Mirror Lake. Species of fish frequently caught here include bass, bluegill, walleye, northern pike, and panfish. The best places to start are the edges of the lake, due to the amount of weeds usually present. Look for an open area in the weeds and begin fishing. Additionally, ice fishing is popular on Mirror Lake during the winter season. The northwestern corner of the lake is well-known for its ice fishing conditions.

However you choose to spend your time at Mirror Lake, it’s sure to be a great experience!

Escape to the Beauty of Mirror Lake with Spring Brook Vacation Home Resort

Find out more details about Mirror Lake and other awe-inspiring sights that Wisconsin Dells has to offer when you contact our team of reservation specialists and ask about reserving your lodgings in one of our amazing vacation rental homes, including our Halloween and Easter rentals!

(Image By Yinan Chen ( (gallery, image)) [Public Domain], via Wikimedia Commons)