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Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest Delays Opening of All Recreation Sites

April 10, 2020

The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest is delaying the opening of all recreation sites. Sites and activities impacted on the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest include:

•All Day Use Areas (trailheads, picnic areas, boat landings, beaches, and the Mountain Fire Tower)ay. The Forest will continue to monitor the situation and respond accordingly with additional cancellations in June and/or the reopening of sites on a first-come, first-serve basis.)
•All Day Use Areas (trailheads, picnic areas, boat landings, beaches, and the Mountain Fire Tower)
•Lost Lake Cabins, Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center and Forest Lodge
•Dispersed (roadside/Forest) camping on the National Forest
•Trails (motorized and non-motorized designated trails)
•All restroom facilities

The general forest remains open to the public including Forest Roads for hiking, biking, and scenic driving. To protect public health and safety, all visitors to the Forest are encouraged to:

•Avoid visiting the forest if you are sick and/or experiencing COVID-19 symptoms.
•Follow CDC guidance on personal hygiene and social distancing before and during your visit to the Forest.
•Take your trash with you when you leave.

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