Assessor's Interpretive Trail

This trail is on the east end of Lost Lake adjacent to the Lost Lake Campground. It winds through majestic hemlocks and hardwoods for a deep-woods experience. Interpretive signing along the trail explains the natural and cultural history of this area. One of the highlights is the "Assessor White Pine". Visit the trail, and you'll find out how it got its name. This trail also connects to Ridge Trail.

At a Glance

Closest Towns: Florence
Information Center: Lakewood - Laona Ranger District

General Information


From Florence, take State Highway 70 west for 15 miles to FR 2450. Turn left and go south 1 mile to FR 2156, then 3 miles southeast to the Lost Lake Campground entrance. Turn left and follow the signs to the trailhead. Parking is available for approximately 6 vehicles.


Day Hiking

Difficulty Level: Easy

Interpretive Areas

Difficulty Level: Easy

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


  Area/Length : 
1 Mile