Trail status and conditions: (updated 7/13/2021)
Notice of Trail reroutes
Bayfield County ATV/UTV and Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest trails are open; however, there are now two re-routes to be aware of:
1. The first is a re-route on Forest Road 429 in Iron River:
Details on the re-route are in this press release.
Caption: A segment of the Iron River Trail is currently rerouted to Forest Road 429 to accommodate an active timber sale. Drivers and riders should use caution and adhere to road and trail signage.
2. The second is a trail re-route connecting Iron River to South Shore area (Trail 40/Wally Polk):
The Wally Polk ATV and Snowmobile trail will be closing August 1st until further notice. Flag Road is a suitable re-route while we work on a permanent re-route.
As always, be aware of your surroundings and ride with caution.
Trail conditions are variable. Please report any downed trees or other issues as soon as possible to the Bayfield County Forestry & Parks Department at (715) 373-6114.
In addition to using caution, please stay on the designated trails and routes and follow the trail signs.
Trail maps can be found at area businesses and can also be viewed and ordered online as well as on the AVENZA mobile app.
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For further information:
Bayfield County Forestry & Parks
117 E 5th Street
Washburn, WI 54891