The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest is located in northern Wisconsin.
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The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest covers more than 1.5 million acres of Wisconsin's Northwoods. The Chequamegon side of the forest covers about 858,400 acres in Ashland, Bayfield, Sawyer, Price, Taylor and Vilas counties while the Nicolet side covers nearly 661,400 acres in Florence, Forest, Langlade, Oconto, Oneida and Vilas counties. Where is the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest?

Recent News


Features

U.S. Forest Service Winter Recreation Trails Open

Winter Recreation on the CNNF

The winter recreation trails on the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest are now open. The Forest has also started posting it's weekly cross-country ski trail report. 


Forest Road Study

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The U.S. Forest Service is extending the deadline of a road system study on the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest and wants to know which national forest roads are important to visitors and why.


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Spotlights

CNNF's CCC heritage!

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The CCC and CNNF played big roles in the reforestation of northern Wisconsin. We picked a few sites you may want to explore. Start explorin...

Motor Vehicle Use Map 2014

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The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest has released the 2014 version of the Motor Vehicle Use Map.