Featured Uses:

Hunting, Birdwatching, Hiking, Cross-Country Skiing


Location/Access Directions:

Address: 17402 251st Ave, New Auburn, WI, 54757-5261

The property is on the north side of 251st Avenue. Parking, bathrooms and a rustic shelter are available. The Dog-Island Loop heads north from the trailhead and offers over two miles of trails (3.4km). It is part of the part of the larger Hickory Ridge Cross Country Ski Trails (27 km) that continues south of 251st Avenue. All loops are challenging to the skiers and expertly groomed for classic and skate skiing by the Friends of the Hickory Ridge Trail.

For more information and trail condition updates, visit https://www.co.chippewa.wi.us/government/land-conservation-forest-management/forest-trails/trail-information/hickory-ridge-cross-country-ski-trail or find Friends of Hickory Ridge on Facebook.

No dogs allowed. Great hiking in the summer.


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Chippewa County