The City of Ashland has two campgrounds. These campgrounds operate on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please note: Ashland’s parks and campgrounds officially open for the season on May 15 and Closed on October 15.
Firewood to be used at the City of Ashland campgrounds must be purchased in Ashland or within a 25-mile radius of Ashland.
Kreher Park, which is located on Lake Superior, at the end of North Prentice Avenue, is an RV-only campsite. Kreher Park has 31 sites, bathrooms, showers, water and electric hook-ups and a pumping station. The Ashland Parks and Recreation Department accepts reservations for month-long only camping at Kreher Park for the 2020 season. Please give them a call at 715/682-7059.
Prentice Park has tent camping as well as pop-up and RV sites.
Camping at Prentice Park is suitable for tents and RV’s. There is 7 tent sites and 6 RV sites able to handle 35′ RV’s. Each site has 50 amp electric and water. Prentice Park has bathrooms, showers and an artesian well. RV campers can use the dump station at Kreher Park for no additional cost.
Maximum stay on a tent site is two weeks
Wildwood Haven Resort & Campground – 30551 Long Lake Rd., Mellen, WI 54546
Perfect getaway for families sightseers and outdoor enthusiasts! Located on pristine Long Lake and only eight miles from Copper Falls. Modern housekeeping cabins feature full kitchens, satellite TV and screen porches. Open year-round. RV, tent camping and seasonal sites available. Pontoon, kayak, canoe, paddle boat, row boat and motor rentals available. Amenities: boat launch, several docks, swimming area, shower house, playground, WIFI access, ATV and snowmobile trails from your front door. Fabulous fishing!!
Top O’ the Morn Resort & Campground – 6080 Iron Lake Rd., Iron River, WI 54847 (715) 372-4546
Classic, full-service Northwoods resort situated on nearly 1,000 pristine feet of Iron Lake shoreline. There are 5 beautiful lakeside cabins and 61 RV campsites that can accommodate all types of campers – including the biggest of big rigs! The campground includes a wide variety of site options – including full hook-up, 30A or 50A power connections, water & electric sites, lakeside sites, pull-thru sites, primitive tent sites, shaded or open locations. A perfect 4-season vacation destination or a peaceful overnight resting stop!
Legendary Waters Resort & Casino– 37600 Onigamiing Dr. Red Cliff, WI 54814
Buffalo Bay Campground adjacent to Legendary Waters Resort & Casino offers nature’s finest panoramic view of Lake Superior and the Apostle Islands. Open mid-May through mid-October. 34 RV sites and 11 designated tent sites. Electrical and water hookups available with both 30 amp and 50 amp service (Please call ahead to reserve and inquire about type of service) Comfortable indoor restrooms and showers located inside hotel side entrance. Restaurant, snack bar, and lounge on property. Gas and grocery nearby. Adjacent to Boat launch and Marina. Check in at Hotel front desk upon arrival: Check-In- 12 pm; Check-Out- 11 am. RV or Trailer sites: $40. Tent sites: $25
For more information on camping in Ashland County, call 715-682-2500.
Here are two brochures, in PDF format, on Camping and Parks.