Franklin & Butternut Lakes Area

Photo Courtesy of Joshua Mayer
Photo Courtesy of Joshua Mayer
View Website Favorite Camp Nicolet Rd. - Eagle River, WI 54521
Information: 888-936-4512
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A wonderful 1,000-acre site for the hiker/birder. A 13-mile loop of trail winds around a number of beautiful and remote lakes. A one-mile interpretive nature trail (brochures available on site) takes you through a 400-year-old hemlock and pine forest. A boardwalk crosses an open bog. Woodpeckers, Wood Pewee, Winter Wren, Blackburnian Warbler, Cape May Warbler, and Ovenbird. Waterfowl on and near the lake include Loon, Great Blue Heron, Mallard, Spotted Sandpiper, and Willow Flycatcher.

Nearby Places

1
Northern Exposure Ice Fishing Tournament 2/08/2020 Phelps - 9.55 miles away
2
Phelps Maple Syrup Fest 4/04/2020 Phelps - 9.65 miles away
3
Sand Lake Pub Ice Fishing Derby 2/15/2020 Phelps - 9.7 miles away
4
LaBatt Blue US Adult Pond Hockey Championship 2/07/2020 - 2/09/2020 Eagle River - 10.27 miles away
5
USSA World Series of Snowmobile Racing 2/29/2020 - 3/01/2020 Eagle River - 13.08 miles away
6
Winter Festival, Three Bear Winter Sled Dog Races 2/01/2020 - 2/02/2020 Land O'Lakes - 18.83 miles away
7
St. Germain Radar Run 1/31/2020 - 2/01/2020 St. Germain - 24.12 miles away
8
Arrowhead Groomer Show 2/05/2020 - 2/06/2020 St. Germain - 24.33 miles away