What Should I Know?
Amenities: There is interpretive signage available at the site. There are no picnic tables, campsites or restroom facilities.
Operating Hours: The trail is open to use 24 hours/365 days.
Fees: There are no fees associated with the use of this site.
Think safety: Use caution going to the trailhead. It is located on the opposite side of State Highway 32. This is the most popular segment of the trail and crossing the highway is necessary to access the trail. Also, be mindful that the trail on the east side of the highway is heavily used All-Terrain Vehicles.
Accessibility: Please note that this trail’s difficulty ranges from intermediate to difficult. The trail tread is somewhat rocky and uneven. You will see several short, moderately steep, sections which may have loose rock resulting in poor footing. Boardwalks are constructed over drainages while the rest of the tread is generally dry.
The closest town is Carter.
The Information Center is located at Lakewood - Laona District
Along your adventure, you may encounter the term "rock hounding." It means that there is no need for digging tools when collecting surface rock samples.
Rock hammers or geo-picks are allowed for use to break off small hand samples from larger rock outcrops or surface boulders.
How Do I Get There?
GPS: DMS: 88 37 42W 45 22 29N; DD: -88.628 45.375