Big Flats Wisconsin

Big Flats, WI is located by the intersection of State Highway 13 & County Road C in Big Flats Township and it features the Big Flats Fire Station. This area has a mix of woods, and large farm fields with a combination of full time and vacation homes.  Unfortunately it is also known for two tornados: a F3 on August 27th 1994 and a F1 on April 10th 2011 plus a major wildfire.  On May 5th 2005 just south of Big Flats one of Wisconsin’s worst manmade fires started just east of Cottonville, WI about 1 mile away from Big Roche-A-Cri Lake.  This fire spread rapidly, move on a north east path which burned over 6 miles long and about 1.5 miles wide at the widest point.  You can find a billboard with information about the Cottonville Fire at the Big Flats Fire Station.

Cottonville Fire May 5th 2005 -

Cottonville Tornado -

Big Flats WI

Big Flats Township

ABOUT: Big Flats Township is located in Adams County, Central Wisconsin at the main intersection of State Highway 13 & County Road C.  Big Flats Township is known for its ATV routes, Snowmobile trails, thousands of acres of public land, Big Roche-a-Cri Creek, Dead Horse Creek, Dry Creek, and Carter Creek. Big Flats also has 3 of the 23 named Rock Formations in Adams County; Rabbit Rock, Keystone Rock and Minnie Rock.  There is a lot of land open to the Public via a large corporate Timber Company which has been turned into farmland more and more in recent years.

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Nearby Cities, Towns and Villages

  • Cottonville

Area Lakes, Rivers, Creeks and Trout Streams

  • Dead Horse Creek

  • Big Roche-A-Cri Creek - Trout Stream

  • Dry Creek

  • Carter Creek - Trout Stream

Public Land & Features for the Area

  • Rabbit Rock Wayside - Public
  • Minnie Rock
  • Keystone Rock

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Cabins & Homes for Sale in Big Flats Township

Acreage & Land for Sale in Big Flats Township

Big Flats Adams County WI

Property for Sale

Land Contract | Lake Frontage | Castle Rock Lake | Secluded This is a very private home-site nestled in the mature oak & pine forest. Covenants are in place to protect...
Buildable Lot | Wolf Lake Access | Wooded | Ranch Manor | Buy this land to build on, for fun or...
Build or Camp | Super Affordable! | Wooded | Deeded Lake access to McGinnis Lake | Don't miss this awesome vacation spot! Invest in your...
Fully Wooded | Additional Land | Snowmobile Routes | Public Land Premium Parcel set far off the road for added privacy and seclusion. This fully wooded parcel is over...