Resource Management

ChequamegLogging OPSon-Nicolet National Forest Timber Sale Program

The Forest Service is strongly committed to the management of the National Forests in an environmentally sound manner. The agency's top priority is to maintain and improve the health, diversity, and productivity of forest ecosystems for the enjoyment of current and future generations. Forest management includes guidance, administration, and support of the agency's forest products management and sales programs. 

The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest's Timber Sale Program Announcement for Fiscal Year 2018 represents the various tracts of timber planned to be offered for sale on the Chequamegon-Nicolet Natioanl Forest by the Forest Servcie for this fiscal year, October 1, 2017 to September 30, 2018. The planned sale program identifeis approximately 95 million board feet (MMBF) or 194,000 cords of timber volume representing a mix of species and products that will be available across the Forest. 

In addition, through the Good Neighbor Authority Agreement signed between the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest and the State of Wisconsin, the Wisconsin Department of Natual Resources, Division of Forestry, plans to offer approximately 25 MMBF  ir 51,000 cords of National Forest timber volume. For more information on these sales please click here.


Read the Current Timber Sale Program Announcement (PDF) *Posted September 25, 2017

Details on individual sales are located below. Click the link in the "Currently Advertised" column for complete sale details.

The Forest also has an Interactive Timber Sale Web-based Map. This interactive web-based map is presented through the ARC GIS Online platform showing Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest Timber Sales.

Timber Sales History


Fiscal Year 2018 Timber Sale History

List of fiscal year 2018 timber sale bid results.

Fiscal Year 2017 Timber Sale History

Here's a list of Fiscal Year 2017 Timber Sales

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Timber Sales


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Marengo 2 Stewardship

The Marengo 2 Stewardship Contract is located within Compartments 307, 308, Bayfield County, WI, Sections 5-8, T44N, R05W. The Forest Service will be accepting sealed bids at the Great Divide Ranger District, Glidden Office N22223 Hwy 13 Glidden, WI 54527 at 11:00 AM local time on June 12, 2018.

Jenga Sale

The Jenga Sale is located within T44N, R05W, Sec(s) 5-8; Bayfield County, WI. The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at Glidden Ranger District Office at 11:00 AM local time on 06/05/2018.

Dragonfly SBA

The Dragonfly SBA Sale is located within Taylor County, WI, T32N, R2W, Sec 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and T32N, R3W, Sec 12. The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at Medford-Park Falls Ranger District, 1170 4th Ave. S., Park Falls, WI 54552 at 11:00 AM local time on 06/05/2018

Silver Spoon Stewardship Contract

The Silver Spoon Stewardship Contract is located in Taylor County, WI, T33N, R1W, Sections 1, 2, 10, 11, & 12. The Forest Service will be accepting sealed bids at the Medford-Park Falls Ranger District, 1170 4th Ave S, Park Falls, WI 54552 at 11:00 AM local time on 05/29/2018.

Sidestroke Stewardship Sale

On June 19, 2018, at 1:00 PM, sealed bids will be opened in the Eagle River Office of the Eagle River/Florence Ranger District, 1247 E. Wall Street, Eagle River, WI 54521 for the Sidestroke Stewardship Sale.

Grommit SBA Re-Offer

The Grommit SBA Re-Offer Sale is located within Township 39 North, Range 15 East, Sections 15, 22, 23, and 27, Florence Co., WI.  The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at Eagle River District Office at 1:00 PM local time on 06/05/2018.