Northern Highland/American Legion State Forest

Covers 223,283 acres in northern Wisconsin including 900 lakes and 18 family campgrounds. A total of 244 bird species frequent the forest - that's 73 percent of all species recorded in Wisconsin. Nesting pairs of bald eagles, osprey and loons are common. It is home to one of the largest Bald Eagle nesting concentrations in the world.

Hours of Operation

8am-10:30pm.

Directions

SE Iron, WC Vilas, NC Oneida counties

Features

  • On Water
  • Disabled Access
  • Camping

Campground Type

  • Backpack
  • Tent

Publicly Owned

  • Yes

Number of Campsites

  • 871

Showers and Flush Toilets

  • Yes

Dumping Station

  • Yes

Nature Trails

  • Yes

Trail Length (miles)

  • 47

Boat Launch

  • Yes

Natural Attractions Type

  • Beaches
  • Parks, Forests, Trails
  • Scenic Vistas

Beach

  • Yes