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

 

Camping on the CNNF

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?

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Features

Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest Trails, Campgrounds and Recreation Areas Ope

A campsite at Book Lake Campground near Townsend, Wisconsin

Spring has arrived and trails, campgrounds and recreation sites on the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest are opening. Get the latest status on recreation areas at http://go.usa.gov/FKwW


Changes to Summer Recreation Opportunities on the Forest

Camping on the CNNF

Unplug and reconnect to the largest expanse of public lands under one ownership in northern Wisconsin, the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. Explore the more than 1.5 million acres of water and woodlands that provide recreation opportunities for year-round motorized trail riding, water and land-based silent sports and the solitude of rustic quiet campgrounds.  


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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.

Volunteering on the Forest

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Volunteer opportunities waiting for you on the Forest!  We match your talents and skills with your work preference. Find out more!

 




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. 

Learn more about invasive plants on CNNF website

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The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest has a new approach to inform the public about non-native invasive species treatments.