The Happy Wanderers

We will take a leisurely hike on the Deadhorse Ruffed Grouse trail, also off of Popko Circle. We will meet at the trailhead at 10 am. Since there is so little snow, we will be able to use the parking lot. To reach the trailhead, this time stay on Cty FF for 5 miles, and turn…

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Snowshoe Hike at Holmboe Conifer Forest State Natural Area

Join Northwoods Land Trust (NWLT) for this free guided snowshoe walk on Tuesday, March 5 from 1-2:30 pm at the Holmboe Conifer Forest State Natural Area located in the city of Rhinelander. According to Troy Walters, NWLT Outreach Coordinator, “This 32-acre property along the Pelican River has been welcoming the public since it became a…

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DNR Parks And Recreation News Property Highlight: Flambeau River State Forest

The Flambeau River State Forest is a beautiful place to find your winter adventure. / Photo Credit: Joe Kraetke Property Highlight: Flambeau River State Forest Cross-Country Skiing The Flambeau River State Forest has 14 miles of cross-country ski trails groomed for both skate and classic skiing, providing opportunities for a variety of skill levels. Access to the…

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Winter Worthy – 8 Great State Parks For Seasonal Fun

Wisconsin’s beautiful state parks certainly don’t shut down in winter, and neither should you. / Photo Credit: Joshua Kowalke Wisconsin’s beautiful state parks certainly don’t shut down in winter, and neither should you. Here are eight state parks perfect for exploring this season. So bundle up, brave the elements and find your winter adventure. High…

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Wolverine Ski Trails are Open

December 1, 2023 All trails are now open.  Wolverine and the Novice trails were groomed today.   Deer activity on the trail behind the hospital has brought leaves up to the top of the snow.

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Give The Gift Of The Great Outdoors – 2024 Park Passes Available Today!

DNR Parks And Recreation News What’s Happening In Wisconsin’s State Parks, Forests, Trails And Recreation Areas The 2024 annual admission sticker artwork was designed by Slinger High School student Samantha Williams. / Photo Credit: Samantha Williams Give The Gift Of The Great Outdoors – 2024 Park Passes Available Today! 2024 Wisconsin State Park and Forest…

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November 1 Wednesday Hike North Country Trail Wren Falls.

Beautiful day to hike. Hikers enjoyed the NCT in Norther Iron County. We saw many animal tracks including bear. The view of the river from the Bill Thomas bridge was awesome.  We made it to the remains of the fire  tower structure and admired the view of the Pahokee’s. Check ICORE’s Meetup to learn about…

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