Nature trails you need to travel
Wondering where to start your scenic adventure in Rhinelander? Read on to discover our favorite trails for hiking, biking, birdwatching and more. Be sure to keep your eyes peeled—you might even see a Hodag!
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. It’s only one mile long, and it’s 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, you’ll forget you’re 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.
Note: The Rhinelander Area is open, and all visitors are welcome. Please travel safely and responsibly. Some businesses and events may have modified hours or procedures; please contact businesses or event organizers directly for specific information.