Trails Aplenty: Northwoods Trailblazer Itineraries

Equal parts trail trekker and nature lover, you are ready to explore the natural bounty of the Northwoods of Wisconsin. Mountain bike, snowshoes, cross-country skis, hiking boots, kayak, chest waders—your mode of transportation doesn’t matter just as long as you’re able to be active in nature’s playground. A night spent beside a campfire and sleeping under the stars sounds like heaven to you. And, you’re not afraid to explore the communities and their abundance of restaurants, interesting shops and traditional treats. Like the deer, you love to gallop through the Northwoods of Wisconsin.

Antigo Northwoods Trailblazer Itinerary

The cool nights and warm days make fall the perfect time of year to stay at one of the campgrounds in the county. Nothing compares to a breakfast cooked over an open fire. When breakfast is finished, it’s time to start your adventure! Continue reading

Boulder Junction Northwoods Trailblazer Itinerary

Your campsite, which sits beneath a canopy of hemlock bows, looks like it’s just about the coziest campsite in all the Northwoods. You set up your tents, fire pit, camp chairs and food storage area. When your campsite is all set, you decide that there’s no better time than now to take a bike ride. Continue reading

Eagle River Northwoods Trailblazer Itinerary

What a Trailblazer might like to do in Eagle River: Camp at lakeside at one of our many campgrounds in the state or national forest or at one of our private campgrounds. Pedal your mountain bike on our exciting Razorback Ridge or Deep Lake bike trail. Canoe or Kayak the Deerskin River for a beautiful Northwoods scenic nature tour. Continue reading

Forest County Northwoods Trailblazer Itinerary

Ride the outstanding ATV Trails. Go on a scenic auto tour. Spot bald eagles throughout the county. Hit a sandy beach for swimming and a picnic. Bike top-notch mountain bike trails. Enjoy road biking on quiet forest roads. Go camping … Continue reading

Land O’Lakes Northwoods Trailblazer Itinerary

Here is what a relaxing trip to the Northwoods of Wisconsin might look like for a Northwoods Wannabe in Land O’ Lakes: Arrive at the special rustic cabin in the woods on a lake that you have rented. Take a stroll around the area and check out the lake. Walk, ride your bike or take the car into town to have an ice cream treat at the Dari Maid. Continue reading

Manitowish Waters Northwoods Trailblazer Itinerary

Arrive at a state campground and canoe to your campsite. Set up camp and get the fire going for a grill out and roast s’mores with food from the local market. Continue reading

Merrill Northwoods Trailblazer Itinerary

You are equal parts trail trekker and nature lover and ready to explore the Northwoods of Wisconsin. Your mode of transportation doesn’t matter as long as you’re able to be active in nature’s playground! Continue reading

Presque Isle Northwoods Trailblazer Itinerary

Whether by foot, wheel or motor, have we got the trails for you to explore! Make sure to begin by fueling up with a great breakfast, because you’ll need the energy if you truly want to experience all the Northwoods … Continue reading

Rhinelander Northwoods Trailblazer Itinerary

A sample itinerary for people who love exploring scenic trails and waterways. Select an idyllic campsite under a canopy of ancient hemlocks. We have four great campgrounds to choose from. Hop on the mountain bikes and pedal into Rhinelander. Continue reading

Tomahawk Northwoods Trailblazer Itinerary

Tomahawk is waiting for you to enjoy its natural bounty of trails, waterways, and natural beauty. Stay at a local campground where you can enjoy a campfire and sleep under the stars. Stop in at the Tomahawk Chamber of Commerce to pick up trail maps, lake maps, and local information on where to bike, hike, or launch your kayak. Continue reading

Vilas County Northwoods Trailblazer Itinerary

After a short hike into the Northern Highland-American Legion State Forest, you select a campsite on an uninhabited lake surrounded by pine trees. A bald eagle’s nest can be seen in a mammoth white pine on the opposite shore. Continue reading


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