Ackley Wildlife Area
Ackley Wildlife Area- Public Hunting lands and grounds. Size: 1,158 acres, plus 20,000 acres of county lands managed to complement the state ownership. Location: 11 miles west of Antigo or 14 miles east of Merrill on Hwy. 64. Principal Wildlife: Deer, ruffed grouse, woodcock, waterfowl, sandhill cranes, ducks, geese. Other Recreation: Hunting, hiking, biking, birding, camping, cross counrty skiing, trapping, snowmbile trail, trapping, wildlife watching. Habitat: Timber, marsh, grasslands, flowages
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