Your ATV guide to Vilas County

Published: July 24, 2020

A free app is helping riders get the most out of County’s expanding ATV/UTV Trail network. The Map It Vilas County trails app has details…

Things to see & do in Eagle River

Published: October 31, 2013

Eagle River has everything you need for a fun and relaxing vacation up north. Breathtaking beauty, outstanding recreational opportunities, unique shops and restaurants – you’ll…

Map - Nordmarka Trails

Nordmarka Trails

Published: December 20, 2011

This system offers easy/beginner and intermediate ski opportunities along with some hills and is maintained by the Nordmarka Ski Club of Eagle River. No pets…

Map - Spectacle Lake Kentuck Lake Trails

Spectacle Lake-Kentuck Lake Trail

Published: December 20, 2011

You will feel like you’ve stepped back in time as parts of this level terrain trail follow the old Thunder Lake Railroad bed used in…

Map - Eagle River Land O Lakes Bike Route

Eagle River-Land O’ Lakes Bike Route

Published: December 20, 2011

This 22 mile route connects Eagle River with the Land O’Lakes Bike Trail in Land O’Lakes. The route follows quiet forested roads and lakes along…

Map - Three Eagle Trail

Three Eagle Trail

Published: December 8, 2010

The southern trail segment of this crushed limestone trail starts just south of Eagle River and winds through a gentler to level rolling wooded area,…

Map - Snipe Lake And Ewald Lake Trails

Snipe Lake & Ewald Lake Trails

Published: December 8, 2010

This extensive trail system treats the user to rolling terrain and a variety of wildlife habitats and timber types. 

Map - Ski Hill Trails

Ski Hill Trails

Published: December 8, 2010

As part of the Vilas County Forest Hunter/Hiking Trail System, this trail is mowed on a three-year rotation to maintain access and improve wildlife habitat….

Map - Nicolet North Trails

Nicolet North Trails

Published: December 8, 2010

These trails offer a favorite spot for cross-country skiers, hikers and mountain bikers. A parking lot is located on the south side of FR 2181/East…

Map - Mud Minnow Lake Trail

Mud Minnow Lake Trail

Published: December 8, 2010

This segment of the Vilas County Forest Trail System winds through a variety of timber types including oak, pine, and aspen/birch. 

Map - Hidden Lakes Trail

Hidden Lakes Trail

Published: December 8, 2010

This long-distance trail provides the chance for an overnight campout by a small remote lake. Starting midway on the Franklin Nature Trail, the Hidden Lakes…

Map - Franklin Lake Nature Trail

Franklin Nature Trail

Published: December 8, 2010

Take the time to stroll along the “Avenue of the Giants.” Enjoy northern hardwood, pine and hemlock forests with some trees over 400 years old….

Anvil Lake Trail Min

Anvil Lake Trail

Published: December 7, 2010

Terrain varies from mostly level to hilly. This hiking and mountain biking trail is groomed for cross-country skiing in winter. Trail difficulty is marked (beginner,…