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

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