Nature trails you need to travel this spring

Trails are finally clearing up, ushering in hiking and biking season in the Rhinelander area. So where to start? These trails are some of our favorites. And keep your eyes peeled on your trek you may even see a Hodag!

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Almon Park Trail

Perfect for an easy stroll, this level 2.25-mile trail runs through beautiful forests and scenic wetlands, and passes the shores of Buck Lake. Located five miles south of Rhinelander.

Holmboe Nature Preserve

For a relaxing nature hike, try this trail. Its only one-mile long, and its an outstanding area for wildlife viewing. Located near the Taylor Park Health Care and Rehabilitation center off Boyce Drive.

Washburn Lake County Trail

Ambitious hikers and bikers will love this 15-mile trail. As you weave through the gorgeous surrounding forest, youll forget youre traveling its challenging hills. Located seven miles west of Rhinelander and three miles north of Woodboro and Highway 8, just off Washburn Lake Road.

Bearskin State Trail

The crushed granite surface of this 18-mile trail is suitable for mountain bikes and hybrid bicycles. State trail pass is required. Located west of Rhinelander.



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