Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest


This is a good non-motorized, wildlife viewing trail to visit. It is located between two flowages that are managed for waterfowl.

Trail Length: 0.5 mile

What to expect: This trail passes through aspen stands on the way to the Wilson Flowage. It is a haven for both bird watchers and hunters due to the diversity of water and hunting habitat. There are natural vistas and trail side exhibits along the way. The trail ends on a peninsula surrounded by the north end of the Wilson Flowage.

Directions: From Fifield drive east on Highway 70 for 13 miles to Forest Road 137. Turn right (south) and drive 6 miles to Gates Lake Road (FR 136). Turn right (west) and drive 0.2 miles to the parking lot.


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