Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest
Welcome to the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest!
Explore the Northwoods
Explore the more than 1.5 million acres of water and woodlands.
About the Chequamegon-Nicolet
The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest covers more than 1.5 million acres of Wisconsin's Northwoods. The USDA Forest Service manages the land for multiple uses including forestry, wildlife habitat, recreation, harvesting of forest products, fisheries, and wilderness and natural areas.
The Chequamegon side of the forest covers about 858,400 acres in Ashland, Bayfield, Sawyer, Price, Taylor, and Vilas counties, while the Nicolet side of the forest covers nearly 661,400 acres in Florence, Forest, Langlade, Oconto, Oneida, and Vilas counties.
Plan Your Adventure on the Chequamegon-Nicolet
Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest Reminders for a Safe Holiday Weekend
Release Date: Jun 30, 2022
New multimedia exhibit launches Friday at Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center
Release Date: Jun 29, 2022
View Timber Sales on the Chequamegon-Nicolet
Are you ready to make a difference? A career with the Forest Service is a chance to work for nature and leave a lasting impact.
The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest has a long history of working with partners.
We match your talents and skills with your work preference to select a role that satisfies you, while best meeting our mission and providing a safe but rewarding project for your experience.