The purpose of the Association is to preserve and protect Van Vliet Lake and its surroundings, and to enhance the water quality, fishery, boating safety, and aesthetic values of Van Vliet Lake as a public recreational facility for today and for future generations.

Van Vliet Lake Association Latest News

Membership Drive

Summer has finally arrived here at the lake!

Thank you for the great response to date, as our annual membership drive continues.

If you have not already, please click on and join the Association to help us continue our work.


2022 Annual Meeting

Mark your calendar for Saturday, July 16 for our annual meeting.  We will meet at the Pipke Park building again and the business meeting begins at 10 a.m.  We hope to schedule a speaker this year.

Following the meeting, stay for a pot luck lunch and a chance to socialize with your lake neighbors!

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Van Vliet Lake Association
Current Projects


Aquatic Plant Management

The Presque Isle Town Lakes Committee (PITLC) has worked with the WDNR to set up programs to combat the invasion of aquatic invasive species. learn more >

Lake Management Plan

The focus of the lake association has always been to maintain or improve the quality of the lake.  A lake management plan was completed in 2005. learn more >

Clean Boats Clean Water

Clean Boats, Clean Waters is an inspection program intended to educate boaters on aquatic invasive species and how to prevent their spread between lakes. learn more >

Van Vliet Hemlocks

Protecting, preserving, improving public access and increasing educational opportunities of this unique ecology known as the "Van Vliet Hemlocks". learn more >