Who We Are

Petenwell and Castle Rock Stewards (PACRS) are regular people that love these lakes and the Wisconsin River. We want to protect the water…

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What We Do

PACRS is about working together to make a positive change. In order for positive change to take place it is very necessary that trust and…

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PACRS is fortunate to have great resources at our fingertips. Whenever there is an issue we need to learn about we simply call on our…

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Our Mission

The Petenwell and Castle Rock Stewards (PACRS) coordinate and facilitate a diverse group of people focused on improving the water quality and recreational experience of the Petenwell and Castle Rock lakes of the Wisconsin River.

Next Event

The 2019 Central Sands Water Walk

September 21, 2019
06:30 AM / 12:00 AM

GRANDMOTHER JOSEPHINE MANDAMIIN, originator of the water walk, died on 2/22/19.  The 2019 Central Sands Water Walk will be held on 9/21/19 and will honor Grandmother Josephine.   The walk this year will be about 6 miles. starting at 8:00 a.m.

Sunrise Ceremony begins at 6:30 a.m.


Beginning at Lake Arrowhead Park Pavilion, walk west on 15th Avenue to Apache Avenue.  Turn west (left towards the river) and walk to Twin  Lakes Trail.  Turn north (right) and walk to Aniwa Court. Turn west on Aniwa Court, across County Z, and into Twin Lakes Park.  This is the halfway point.

To return, leave the park and go to Aniwa Court.  Stay on it to Kingswood Trail.  Turn onto Kingswood Trail and follow it to 15th Avenue.  Turn north (left) onto 15th Avenue and walk to the pavilion

For more information

Anyone wishing to participate in all or part of the event or has questions can contact CWNF at cwnf@solarus.net.  All parts of the event are free, although donations are accepted.


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