Hiking Wisconsin Guide Book

by Eric Hansen, revised by Kevin Revolinski (Falcon Guides)
Hiking Wisconsin  by Eric Hansen, revised by Kevin Revolinski

272pp/maps/photos
ISBN: 9781493018734

This Second Edition of Hiking Wisconsin profiles 64 of the best hikes in the state. Detailed maps and directions and a superb selection of day hikes and overnight trips make this book accessible to all hiking enthusiasts, from families out for a summer walk in the woods to outdoor fanatics.

© 2016 Eric Hansen, revised by Kevin Revolinski/Falcon Guides. All Rights Reserved.

Trails from the "Hiking Wisconsin" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 64.
... Preview: Rushing water tumbles over a display of geology that shows evidence of ancient earthquakes, volcanic activity, an ocean and its deposits of sand, and the most recent history of the Ice Age. A short ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
Superior, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.5
... Preview: A lovely trek through the federal Rainbow Lake Wilderness, this path crosses the North Country Trail and offers looks at several small lakes along the way. A first-time visitor to the south end of the ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
Drummond, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 8.2
... Preview: A remote walk along the Wisconsin River at the base of tall bluffs. Berghum Bottoms, a remote stretch of river front land at the base of wooded bluffs, is one of those diamonds in the rough that a gui ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
Bridgeport, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.4
... Preview: Kettles formed by glacial deposits during the most recent advance of the Ice Age glaciers have turned to bogs, home to a variety of rare plants and some of the most pristine land in this corner of the ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
East Troy, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 1
... Preview: In July 1832, Fox and Sac warriors led by Chief Black Hawk ambushed pursuing soldiers on the north end of this state property. That well-executed maneuver gave 1,200 starving Fox and Sac children, wom ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
Madison, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 8.3
... Preview: This trek along the Blue Hills segment of the Ice Age National Scenic Trail rises and falls through birch and pine forest, crossing Devils Creek a few times, bringing you to a suggested turnaround poi ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
Weyerhauser, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.6
... Preview: For centuries humans have sought this passage between two rivers flowing opposite directions, north to Superior and south to the Mississippi. Consider the Native Americans, and the European explorers ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
Solon Springs, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 4
... Preview: Embedded within the outstanding Jerry Lake segment of the Ice Age National Scenic Trail, this is a shorter option for a day hike and doesn’t require a shuttle. From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
Medford, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 9.3
... Preview: This section of the Ice Age National Scenic Trail even comes with an interpretive center. Learn about the geological features before you pass them. Along the rising and falling terrain, you will pass ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
New Auburn, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 12.2
... Preview: A shorter hike through Ice Age Trail country, this loop follows the national scenic trail a short distance before following a loop through kettle lakes and along the back of an esker. Wisconsin has no ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
New Auburn, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.5
... Preview: Explore an extensive floodplain along the mighty Chippewa River.The trail passes through oak forest and wetlands on its way upriver. Bird species are abundant, and odds are good you’ll see evidence of ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
Nelson, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 12.4
... Preview: One of the largest stands of virgin forest in the upper Midwest and a quiet, non-motorized lake. When hikers stand at the north end of Clark Lake, with its picnic area and boat ramp, they could easily ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
Land O'Lakes, WI - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 7.6
... Preview: One of northern Wisconsin’s most beautiful state parks, Copper Falls has two impressive waterfalls where the Bad River meets Tyler Forks River. The North Country Trail passes through the park, and an ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
Mellen, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.8
... Preview: A quiet trail through one of the largest stands of virgin forest in the upper Midwest. Loons on wilderness lakes. Sylvania, with its 17,000 acres of virgin forest and thirty-six named lakes, is no str ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
Land O'Lakes, WI - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 21.2
... Preview: One of the more strenuous hikes, this trail climbs the rocky bluff to offer sweeping views of Devil’s Lake, notable rock formations, and hardwood forest. Spring-fed Devil’s Lake occupies a scenic gap ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
Sauk City, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.6
... Preview: Combing a state park trail and the Ice Age National Scenic Trail, this thru-hike starts with sweeping bluff-top views at Devil’s Lake and ends with the intimate charms of the scenic gorge of Parfrey’s ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
Sauk City, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 8.5
... Preview: This short trek is nice at the end of a hiking day, as it takes you cliffside for a sunset vista. Central to this 155-acre county park is Door Bluff, also referred to as Deathdoor Bluff for its view ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
Ellison Bay, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.5
... Preview: Trek above and below Door County’s highest bluff on this fine shoreline ramble with views of Lake Michigan on one side and 150-foot dolomite cliffs rising above you on the other.The final stretch pass ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
Ephraim, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.1
... Preview: A system of cross-country ski trails provides a course through part of the Chequamegon- Nicolet National Forest characterized by birch and hardwoods.A quiet and secluded hike, the trail passes a picni ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
Wabeno, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.6
... Preview: A segment of the Ice Age National Scenic Trail passes through Hartman Creek State Park and offers a fine hike through oak forest and along the clear waters of a trout stream. Hartman Creek State Park, ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wisconsin"
Waupaca, WI - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.8