Washburn County Forest

Washburn County Tourism/James Netz Photography
Bicycling in the Washburn County Forest
Washburn County Tourism/James Netz Photography
Snowmobiling in the Washburn County Forest
Washburn County Tourism/James Netz Photography
ATVing in the Washburn County Forest
View Website Favorite (1) Beaver Brook Avenue - Spooner, WI 54801
Information: 715-635-4490
Toll Free: 800-367-3306

The Washburn County Forest consists of 148,000 acres of public land in northwest Wisconsin. The forest is comprised of a wide variety of forest types ranging from the Pine Barrens in the northwest; to the large unbroken tracts of aspen, hardwood, and swamps in the northeast; to the rolling oak hills and pothole lakes in the southeast. The management of this forest makes a wide variety of recreational uses in Washburn County possible. Hunting, Fishing, Wildlife Viewing, ATVing, Snowmobiling, XC Skiing, Snowshoeing, Hiking, Horseback Riding are popular activities on the Washburn County Forest Land.

  • Free Admission
    • Yes
  • Features
    • On Water
  • Trails
    • Yes
  • Fish Type
    • Blue Gill
    • Crappie
    • Largemouth Bass
    • Musky
    • Northern Pike
    • Panfish
    • Perch
    • Smallmouth Bass
    • Walleye
  • Fishing style
    • Fly
    • Ice
    • Inland Lake / River
  • Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type
    • Groomed
    • Tracked
    • Flat
    • Hilly
    • Open
    • Wooded
  • Toilets
    • Yes
  • Ski Skating
    • Yes
  • Shelter
    • Yes
  • Natural Attractions Type
    • Parks, Forests, Trails
  • Hunting Type
    • Deer
    • Small Game
    • Black bear
    • Ruffed Grouse
    • Other
  • Trail Length (miles)
    • 240
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Nearby Places

1
Heart of the North Spooner Rodeo 7/07/2022 - 7/09/2022 Spooner - 0.48 miles away
2
Shell Lake Triathlon 7/23/2022 Shell Lake - 5.08 miles away
3
Shell Lake Street Dance & Fireworks 7/03/2022 Shell Lake - 5.11 miles away
4
Shell Lake Fine Arts Festival 7/02/2022 Shell Lake - 5.24 miles away
5
Birchwood Bluegill Festival 7/15/2022 - 7/17/2022 Birchwood - 19.79 miles away
6
Barron County Fair 7/20/2022 - 7/24/2022 Rice Lake - 22.26 miles away
7
Kids From Wisconsin in Rice Lake 7/14/2022 Rice Lake - 22.67 miles away
8
2022 Wisconsin Elks Association State Golf Tournament 7/18/2022 Rice Lake - 23.13 miles away