Kickapoo Valley Reserve

Photo Courtesy of Joshua Mayer

Photo Courtesy of Joshua Mayer

The Reserve is an 8,569-acre tract located between the village of La Farge and Ontario. Here sandstone outcroppings tower over the Kickapoo River as you paddle its quiet waters. Native plants and animals abound in all seasons. Whether you'd like to join us for a scheduled interpretive hike, adventure into the back country on your own, or simply stop and admire the beauty, the Kickapoo Valley Reserve welcomes you! Permits are required for the various visitor uses at the Kickapoo Valley Reserve.

Hours of Operation

Open year-round during daylight hours, with overnight primitive camping.


  • Pets Welcome/Inquire

Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type

  • Groomed
  • Ski Skating


  • Yes

Trail Length (miles)

  • 10+

Ski Skating

  • Yes


  • Yes

Natural Attractions Type

  • Scenic Vistas