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Address: Oconomowoc, WI
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Small lake great for boating and fishing.

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nice spot on a sunday afternoon

just exploring the town and happened across the little beach on Lac La Belle - it was great - the town has some chairs on the beach for visitors to use ... put my feet in the sand... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 12, 2016
sugarcrisp351
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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

This is a shallow, rocky lake. It is a great area to look at the lake from shore and swim, but is more than likely a waste of time for most who would go out in a boat. The fishing is average and in general the lake leaves a lot to be desired.

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Vancouver, Canada
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

just exploring the town and happened across the little beach on Lac La Belle - it was great - the town has some chairs on the beach for visitors to use ... put my feet in the sand took out my book and read ... what a great relaxing little beach ! kids were enjoying the day with parents ...... More 

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Sullivan, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

We visited here when we had out of town company staying with us this summer. Looking for something different and interesting and maybe a little tourist -like for our friend; we found that here. This is reputed to be haunted in several Wisconsin Haunts books. It is a beautiful cemetery and our friend who collects angel stuff wanted to take... More 

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Nashotah, Wisconsin
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

The beach is good but is crowded & parking is a chore on nice days. The lifeguards are friendly but somewhat disorganized in the fee shack. Generally a good swim & sunbathe experience

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Thank Mark M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

good for swimming, skiing, boating, kayaking, paddle boarding. several public beaches; boat launch downtown

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Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The lake itself is awesome! The water is pretty clear with minimal weeds. Fishing is excellent on this lake as well. As a 25+ year resident of Oconomowoc I know this lake very well and its one of the cleanest in the area. Also helps to know where the shallow / sandbar spots are in the lake to protect your... More 

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Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

If you like to waterski or tube this is the lake for you but beware- it can be very, very busy at times. Oconomowoc City Beach is located on one end and that is roped off for safety but at times the wake from the many boats is a little much. Very pretty lake but crowded from one end to... More 

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Thank Eileen W
Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

LacLaBelle is a beautiful, shallow, weed-free lake with swimming beaches and launches for fishing, waterskiing or just boating. Spinnaker's restaurant is accessible by boat.

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Milwaukee, WI
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

La Belle is a very nice lake to hang out on for the day if you trailer your boat. There's a large shallow area you can anchor and get out and swim/float around. Bathrooms and snack bar at the public launch. The parking lot can be a bit of a hassle but if everybody plays nice, it's not too bad.

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Thank maxsmomMilwaukee_WI
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

beautiful lake, but they need more room to park your boat trailer and more launch ramps. But there are a chain of additional lakes in the area- also has a sanded beach

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