We are located just 4 miles north of Chetek, WI on the Chetek chain of lakes


It’s nice to be in such a peaceful setting located just 4 miles from downtown Chetek, Wisconsin. We are literally surrounded by the Chetek Chain of Six lakes with nearly 4000 acres of water and more than 60 miles of shoreline!

Let NORTHERN EXPOSURE share with you our breathtaking vistas and our minimally developed lakes. Catch a glimpse of an eagle, bear, deer, pileated woodpecker, giant otter, muskrat, loons or hundreds of other animals. Enjoy your stay in our super clean, quiet, modern accommodations. Our unique setting on a picturesque six acre peninsula allows one to relax and encounter the natural beauty of the Chetek Chain of Six Lakes. Let loose and experience days full of exciting outdoor activities and phenomenal fishing. Join us for some of the area’s special events and annual activities. Visit Northern Exposure in Chetek, Wisconsin, and enjoy the first-class recreation and the hospitality you deserve.


If you have questions in the meantime, please call us at 715-859-2887 or 800-731-2887 or email us at info@northernexposurevacation.com. 


WE ARE PET FRIENDLY! Please call for unit amenities. All units include Heat, A/C, , Cable TV & DVR player at NO ADDITIONAL CHARGE All small appliances, pots, pans, dishes, glasses, flatware and bedding is supplied in unit FREE paddle boat rental coupons available with “cabin” rental on a limited basis. Season rates are from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Off Season rates are from April 1st to Memorial Day and Labor Day to Nov.1st when available Daily rentals are 2 day minimum and reservations are accepted ONLY 1 week before check in date! Weekly reservations begin at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday and end at 9:00 a.m. on the following Saturday. All weekly cabin rentals include boat or dock. Weekly off-season includes boat and motor. Daily off-season includes boat, For an additional charge motors are available.

Cabin Availability

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Rates & Reservations

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If you are looking for shaded waters edge camping look no further! We offer large shaded lots for campers, motor homes or tents with boat docking right in front of the sites. We are a quiet family oriented campground. Located near restaurants, bars, and town.

Resort Site Map

Wondering about the layout of the campground. Check out the resort map here.

Resort Pictures

Pictures from the Resort


*5 fully furnished cabins (all rentals include boat, heat, a/c & cable tv at no additional charge) *1 On site trailer rental *Lake front RV sites * *Lake front tent sites * *Pontoon, boat and motor rental *Canoe and paddle boat rental *Limited groceries/ice *Live bait * *Game room *Community room *Paved boat launch *Internet * Cable tv

Local Map Directions

From HWY 53, take exit126 towards Chetek, turn right onto CR-I for 1.2 miles. Stay straight to go onto 2nd St/CR-D, continue to follow CR-D for .5 miles. Stay straight to go onto Sumner Ave/CR-M, continue to follow CR-M (24 1/2 st.) for 1.7 miles. Turn left onto 10th Ave/Gregarson Slough Rd, follow for 1.4 miles. Turn right onto Bronstad Beach rd (11th Ave), follow curve to Northern Exposure at end of road.

Lakes and Trout stream map

The Chetek chain of lakes boasts over 60+ miles of shoreline and is rated one of the top two fisheries in the state of Wisconsin! There are many species of fish from Bluegills, Crappies, Sunfish to major Game fish Large mouth bass, Smallies, Northern and Walleyes! Chetek has a Walleye stocking program started over 7 years ago, plus Walleyes for tomorrow has hatched and released millions of frey. These fish are mature now and legal size. Spring fishing in 2011 landed large numbers of keeper fish with the fall fishing expected to be even better!

Fishing Pictures

The Chetek Resort area supports a Walleye restocking program that is comming to fruition and is now producing nice keeper Walleyes!

Fishing Regulation

Questions on Wisconsin Fishing Regulations? Check out the guide here.

Events Calendar

The Chetek area has many activities for the young and older vacationer including many shops restaurants antique malls, bowling and movie theathers (Including a Drive In!)

Chetek Area

Learn about what makes the Chetek area such a great place to vacation.



Chetek Hydroflites

Chippewa Moraine/Ice Age


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