Forest Lodge Nature Trail

Area Status: Open

The Forest Lodge Nature Trail is an interpretive trail that is maintained in cooperation with the Cable Natural History Museum. The Forest Lodge Nature Trail loop is 1.5 miles. The Extended Nature trail loop adds and additional 0.5 miles to the Forest Lodge Nature Trail. The Conservancy Trail loop is 2 miles in length. 

What to expect: The nature trail begins in an old field south of Garmish Road. The one-way trail is about 4 feet wide in the field but narrows to about 2 feet wide and has a somewhat rough tread in the woods. The interpretive booklet aids the novice in learning about northern Wisconsin.

At a Glance

Closest Towns: Cable, WI
Information Center: Great Divide District

General Information


From State Highway 63 in Cable, drive 8.6 miles east on County Highway M. Turn left (north) on Garmish Road and drive 1 mile to the trailhead which is on the right (south) side of the road.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Day Hiking

Difficulty Level: Easy to Intermediate

Interpretive Areas

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


  Area/Length : 
3.5 Miles

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