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

Nearby Places

1
Tribute to the Big Bands 6/26/2019 Shell Lake - 4.91 miles away
2
Shell Lake Fine Arts Festival 7/06/2019 Shell Lake - 5.24 miles away
3
Stone Lake Independence Day Celebration 7/04/2019 Stone Lake - 17.54 miles away
4
Minong Summer Days 6/28/2019 - 6/30/2019 Minong - 20.04 miles away
5
Bike Northwoods Tour 7/06/2019 - 7/12/2019 Rice Lake - 22.78 miles away
6
Hungry Hollow Gas & Steam Engine Show 6/29/2019 - 6/30/2019 Rice Lake - 23.21 miles away
7
4th of July Festivities 7/03/2019 - 7/04/2019 Siren - 23.45 miles away
8
Hayward Civic Club 4th of July Celebration 7/04/2019 Hayward - 24.17 miles away