Lake Waubesa Homes & Real Estate

Lake Waubesa is the 3rd largest lake in the Yahara chain of lakes. It is home to 70 bird species and 11 mammalian species. Located only minutes from downtown Madison and considerably more affordable than other Madison lakes, Lake Waubesa is a great destination if you're interested in both wildlife and recreation. Get your pontoon boat ready and head to Lake Waubesa! You can make a whole day of it by heading north on Lake Waubesa and connecting through to Lake Monona. For more about Lake Waubesa, Click Here.

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Huge Lot With Tons Of Water Frontage! Looking ...

NEW Photo of Listing #1795305

$875,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 0.72 Acres
  • 1,700 ft²

Single Family

2947 Camp Leonard Rd, Dunn, WI

MLS® #1795305

Huge Lot With Tons Of Water Frontage! Looking To Live Lakeside? Then This Is It! Binoculars Are Not Needed To See The Water On This Property As You Will Have An Unbelievable 350’ Of Water Frontage That Is Only 22’ From The House! Enjoy The Serenity Of T...

50 Ft Of Lake Waubesa Frontage! Custom Built 2 ...

REDUCED 2% Photo of Listing #1780338

$799,900 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 0.18 Acres
  • 3,959 ft²

Single Family

2944 Waubesa Ave, Dunn, WI

MLS® #1780338

50 Ft Of Lake Waubesa Frontage! Custom Built 2 Story W/spectacular Lake Views From Every Room. Mstr Suite W/private Deck, Large Laundry Rm W/cabinets Galore, & 2 Add'l Big Bedrs Makes Upstairs Spacious. Australian Cypress Flrs, Corian, Cherry Cabinets, 3 Se...

Spectacular Custom Built Home With 50 Feet Of F...

REDUCED 1% Photo of Listing #1782516

$754,900 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • Baths
  • 0.18 Acres
  • 2,695 ft²

Single Family

2940 Waubesa Ave, Dunn, WI

MLS® #1782516

Spectacular Custom Built Home With 50 Feet Of Frontage, Located One Block From Goodland Park, Set In The Peace And Tranquility Of Lake Waubesa. Spacious & Sunny Floor Plan With Tons Of Windows. New Kitchen And Master Bath (heated Floor Tile) And Entire Home...

Rare Opportunity To Own One Of Lake Waubesa's B...

Photo of Listing #1792995

$499,000 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • Baths
  • 0.19 Acres
  • 1,463 ft²

Single Family

5826 Lake Edge Rd, Mcfarland, WI

MLS® #1792995

Rare Opportunity To Own One Of Lake Waubesa's Best Properties! 54 Feet Of Perfectly Level Frontage With A Concrete Sea Wall, Great School District And A Nice-sized Lot, Perfect For A Second Home Or Tear Down And Built A Larger New Home! The Location Can't B...

One Of The Largest Lots And One Of The Lowest P...

REDUCED 1% Photo of Listing #1770497

$359,900 Offer-Show

  • 2 Beds
  • Baths
  • 0.21 Acres
  • 1,575 ft²

Single Family

5838 Lake Edge Rd, Mcfarland, WI

MLS® #1770497

One Of The Largest Lots And One Of The Lowest Priced Homes On Lake Waubesa! Enjoy Panoramic Views Of Lake Waubesa From His Newly Updated Mcfarland Home. A Large Screen Porch Wraps Around The Home And Offers Gorgeous Lake Views And Lovely Breezes. You’ll Lov...

Perched Over Lake Waubesa, Stunning Views From ...

Photo of Listing #1780954

$334,900 Offer-Show

  • 0.25 Acres

Lots & Acreage

2909 Camp Leonard Rd, Dunn, WI

MLS® #1780954

Perched Over Lake Waubesa, Stunning Views From This .25 Acre Lot Just Waiting For Your Next Home. Gorgeous Sunsets Await With 68 Feet Of Frontage. The Stairs Down To The Boat House Add Character And Give A Touch Of Past With An Open Ended Future. Mcfarland...

Beautiful 3 Bedroom Condo In Mcfarland's Burma ...

Photo of Listing #1794117

$285,000 Offer-Show

  • 3 Beds
  • Baths
  • 1,788 ft²

Condo

4588 Burma Rd, Mcfarland, WI

MLS® #1794117

Beautiful 3 Bedroom Condo In Mcfarland's Burma Rd Condominiums. Channel Access To Lake Waubesa With Boat Slip. Tiled Entry Way W/ Cathedral Ceiling Connects To Stairs And Large Open Concept Family/living Space On Main Lvl W/ Gas Fireplace, Tray Ceilings, Di...

Located Just A Few Minutes From The Beltline An...

NEW Photo of Listing #1795185

$269,900 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,876 ft²

Condo

4592 Burma Rd, Mcfarland, WI

MLS® #1795185

Located Just A Few Minutes From The Beltline And Interstate, This Condo Is Quietly Set Along A Channel Leading To Lake Waubesa And A Short Walk To Many Local Shops, Restaurants, Entertainment Destinations, And Parks. Condo Features A Open Concept With Large...

Lake Waubesa Summary

Lake Waubesa is a 2,074 acre lake located in Dane County with 15 miles of shoreland. It has a maximum depth of about 38 feet. Visitors have access to the lake from 11 parks, 4 public boat landings, and a public beach at Goodland County Park Beach located on Lake Waubesa's Western shore. Fishing is year-round and includes Musky, Panfish, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Northern Pike, Walleye and Catfish.

 Lake Waubesa Facts & Figures  

Size (in acres): 2,074
Elevation (feet above mean sea level): 845
Maximum Depth (in feet): 38
Mean Depth (in feet): 16
Number of Beaches: 1
Number of Boat Landings: 4
Parks: 11
Bottom:  60% sand, 5% gravel, 0% rock, 35% muck
Fish: Musky, Panfish, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Northern Pike, Walleye and Catfish
Sources: Yahara Waterways, Dep't of National Resources, Dane County Lakes & Watershed Commission

Lake Waubesa Home Styles

There is a tremendous investment in homes and real estate on Lake Waubesa. There are also some vacant lots and small cottages left on Waubesa, some of which are tear-downs. Homes on Lake Waubesa can be modestly priced or at the other end of the spectrum. Brett Bielma's Lake Waubesa home (which he never actually moved into before he left the state) recently sold for $1.75m (with competing offers).

Lake Waubesa Recreation

15 acre Goodman Park on Lake Waubesa's western shores is one of the oldest parks in Dane County. This partially wooded park includes about 600 feet of shoreline, two shelter houses, several picnic areas, play equipment, a softball field, a horseshoe pit and designated areas for volleyball, tennis and basketball. There is also an unsupervised swimming area and a public boat launch. 

Lake Farm County Park is a 328-acre park on the northwestern side of Lake Waubesa. It is part of the Capitol Springs Centennial State Park and Recreation Area. This park features three shelters, play equipment, a  public boat launch with fish cleaning facility, camping grounds, wildlife pond, lookout tower, hiking and cross-country ski trails, off-leash dog exercise area, disc golf course, and the Native American Archaeological Trail.

Lake Waubesa Resources

5100 Bar 
Babcock County Park
Brickston Park
Capitol Springs Centennial State Park And Recreation Area
Christy’s Landing 
Crescent Park
Edwards Park
Green Lantern Restaurant
Goodland County Park Beach
Lake Farm County Park
Lake Waubesa Conservation Association
Lake Waubesa Fishery Area
McDaniels Park
Mud Lake Park
Upper Waubesa Fishery Area
West Waubesa Preservation Coalition

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