Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest

View Website Favorite (9) 1170 4th Ave S - Park Falls, WI 54552
Information: 715-762-2461

Office hours Mon-Fri: 8am-4:30pm.

The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest covers 1.5 million acres in northern Wisconsin. There is an office located in Park Falls serving the Medford-Park Falls Ranger District. Besides hunting or wildlife viewing, there are lakes and rivers for fishing, wild berries to pick, trails for year-round motorized and non-motorized sports, points of interest, scenic drives, campgrounds and more. Learn more by viewing the informational YouTube videos on the forest website. A fee is required at some trailhead parking areas; options include a single day or an annual pass.

The Chequamegon side of the forest covers about 858,400 acres in Ashland, Bayfield, Sawyer, Price, Taylor and Vilas counties while the Nicolet side covers nearly 661,400 acres in Florence, Forest, Langlade, Oconto, Oneida and Vilas counties.

  • Free Admission
    • Yes
  • Features
    • Disabled Access
    • On Water
    • Camping
    • Pets Welcome/Inquire
  • Fishing style
    • Fly
    • Ice
    • Inland Lake / River
  • Toilets
    • Yes
  • Tour Type
    • Scenic Drives
  • Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type
    • Groomed
    • Tracked
    • Flat
    • Hilly
    • Wooded
    • Ski Skating
  • Snowshoeing
    • Yes
  • State and National Trails
    • Yes
  • Fish Type
    • Blue Gill
    • Brook Trout
    • Crappie
    • Largemouth Bass
    • Bass
    • Musky
    • Northern Pike
    • Panfish
    • Perch
    • Smallmouth Bass
    • Walleye
  • Difficulty
    • Easy
    • Medium
  • Hunting Type
    • Deer
    • Duck
    • Goose
    • Turkey
    • Small Game
    • Black bear
    • Ruffed Grouse
  • Trails
    • Yes
  • Ski Skating
    • Yes
  • Shelter
    • Yes
  • Natural Attractions Type
    • Parks, Forests, Trails
  • Trail Length (miles)
    • 30

Nearby Places

1
Monster Madness 10/27/2017 - 10/28/2017 Park Falls - 1.01 miles away
2
Monster Madness 10/27/2017 - 10/28/2017 Park Falls - 1.05 miles away
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Monster Madness 10/27/2017 - 10/28/2017 Park Falls - 1.42 miles away
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Mercer Muskie Madness Challenge 10/20/2017 - 10/21/2017 Mercer - 19.37 miles away
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Mercer Muskie Madness Challenge 10/20/2017 - 10/21/2017 Mercer - 21.13 miles away
6
Candlelight Walk 10/21/2017 Mellen - 30.16 miles away
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Gourmet Wine Tasting 10/19/2017 Hayward - 50.14 miles away
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Autumn Swing Dance - Cathy Reitz and 7 Swing 10/20/2017 Chippewa Falls - 81.8 miles away