the summer, the east loop is an excellent nature trail. An interpretive
booklet provides great information on where to see and hear wildlife
along this trail. In the winter, the trail is a classic stype
During the winter, updates on the condition of this
trail can be found at the Cross
Country Ski Report.
Trail Length: East Loop - 1 mile or 1.7 Km;
North Loop - 2.4 Km; South Loop 2.2 Km; perimeter of North and
South Loops - 3.4 Km.
What to Expect: The east loop is the only
loop that can be hiked in the summer. Wetlands on the north and
south loops prevent hiking. The winter trail system is groomed
and track is set when snow conditions permit. the trail is fairly
flat and suitable for beginner or novice skiers.
Namekagon Parking Lot
From Cable, Drive 11 east on County Highway M to County
Highway D. Turn left (north) on D and drive 5.5 miles to Forest
Road 209. Turn left (west) and drive 0.5 miles to the trailhead
which is on the right (north) side of the road.
NAMEKAGON TRAIL MAP
This trail is located near Namekagon