The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest is located in northern Wisconsin.
Where is this Forest?

 
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Fall colors are really taking off on the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest! Reports from all over say that this is one of the best weeks of viewing that anyone has seen so far this year. Visit us on Facebook and see colors from throughout the Eastern Region on FLICKR.

 

Welcome to the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest!

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?

Features

Forest Road Study

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


Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest Storm damage report

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Forest Service personnel continue to survey the damage and are in the process of clearing trees, branches and debris from roadways, trails, campgrounds, picnic areas and other recreation sites.


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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.