Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest
Nicolet North Trail
This is a favorite trail for cross-country skiers, hikers, and mountain bike enthusiasts. Fifteen miles of trail are groomed and tracked in winter for skiing (traditional-style as well as ski-skating style). The Nicolet North Trail is connected to the Anvil National Recreation Trail. In addition, part of the Hidden Lakes Trail follows some of this trail. A map is available at the trailhead.
Directions: From Eagle River, take State Highway 70 east for 11 miles to Fornier Road (FR 2460). Turn right and go south about 3 miles to the parking lot on the right, which accommodates 5 vehicles.
Trail Length: 15 miles.
Difficulty: Gently rolling terrain, a few steep hills.
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