Nicolet North Trail

This is a favorite trail for cross-country skiers, hikers, and mountain bike enthusiasts. Fifteen miles of trail are groomed and tracked in winter for skiing (traditional-style as well as ski-skating style). The Nicolet North Trail is connected to the Anvil National Recreation Trail. In addition, part of the Hidden Lakes Trail follows some of this trail. A map is available at the trailhead.

At a Glance

Closest Towns: Eagle River
Information Center: Eagle River - Florence Ranger District

General Information


From Eagle River, take State Highway 70 east for 11 miles to Fornier Road (FR 2460). Turn right and go south about 3 miles to the parking lot on the right, which accommodates 5 vehicles.

General Notes:

Nicolet North Trail 

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Mountain Biking

Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Day Hiking

Difficulty Level: Intermediate

XC Skiing/Snowshoeing

Difficulty Level: Intermediate