Forest County offers many outdoor recreation opportunities. The County owns 15,250.84 acres of forest land which the Forestry and Recreation Department maintains for sustainable forest management, wild life and recreation. We maintain 2 designated cross-country ski trails, 62 miles of ATV trails, over 400 miles of snowmobile trails and 80 miles of maintained logging roads for hunters, hikers, bikers, and any other outdoor enthusiasts.
Winter is a wonderful time of the year in Forest County. The County has much to offer outdoor enthusiasts during the winter months. There are many lakes to ice-fish on, cross country ski trails, miles of logging roads for snowshoeing, and of course, many miles of snowmobile trails!
Looking for something to do this summer? How about checking out our many miles of logging roads for hiking, biking, horseback riding, and berry picking. Ride our 62 miles of maintained ATV trails and hundreds of miles of routes. Fish our 479 miles of classified trout streams and 824 lakes. Canoeing, fishing, boating, and swimming opportunities are abundant here. The Nicolet National Forest offers numerous campgrounds and hiking/biking trails throughout their 348,000 acres of forest land in Forest County.