|Ed's Lake National Recreation Trail
A favorite trail for cross-country skiers, this trail also provides
excellent opportunities for hikers and mountain bike enthusiasts.
The trail follows several early 1900's railroad grades through
a variety of forest types. Tracked and groomed for traditional
skiing, the three loops provide excellent skiing for beginner
and intermediate skiers. An Adirondack-style shelter overlooking
Ed's Lake is located along the Birch loop. A map and brochure
are available at the trailhead.
Directions: The trailhead is located on County Highway
W midway between Crandon and Wabeno. Look for a large sign along
the northeast side of the highway. Parking is available for 12
or more vehicles.
Trail Length: 6 miles, all loops.
Difficulty: Varies from easy to difficult.