Muksego’s lakes have long served as recreational attraction. In this 1941 photo, DNR employees dressed for the cold remove a net used for fish control from Bass Bay, a 100-acre embayment connected to Big Muskego Lake. Cars are parked on the thick ice on the left side of the image.
From the State of Wisconsin Collection of the UW Digital Collections Library. Image ID WI.drn0784. Photograph courtesy of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. CC BY-ND 4.0.