North Country National Scenic Trail

Hiking Along the North Country National Scenic TrailA portion of the 4,600-mile North Country Scenic Trail passes through Bayfield County where an excellent backwoods hiking experience awaits those with a spirit of pioneer adventure. This 61-mile section of the North Country National Scenic Trail traverses the northern half of the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. The North Country National Scenic Trail heads through the Rainbow Lake and Porcupine Lake wilderness areas.

View Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources information on the North Country National Scenic Trail or visit the website of the North Country Trail Association.