Get your adrenaline pumping by going whitewater rafting or kayaking in eastern Langlade County. The famous Wolf River is one of the best whitewater rivers in the Midwest. People who raft or paddle the Wolf River are rewarded with abundant wildlife, outstanding shoreline scenery, and excellent water quality.
Highway 55 at the intersection of Highway 64 in Langlade County serves as one of the access point on the Nicolet - Wolf River Scenic By-Way. The second longest scenic by-way in Wisconsin at 145-miles includes views of the Wolf River, a designated Outstanding Resource Water, the Chequamegan – Nicolet National Forest, numerous State Natural Areas, lakes, and many other scenic areas. Along this route there is limited development, except for a few rural and tribal communities and a few small farms. The bulk of the Byway is located in Forest County, with segments in Langlade, Oneida and Vilas Counties.
With views of the Wolf River, Chequamegon – Nicolet National Forest and the lakes and forest of Forest, Langlade, Oneida, and Vilas Counties. State Highway 55 is the primary route, and segments of State Highways 32, 52 and 70, form a route configured as a double loop or figure “8”.
In addition, there are numerous designated State Natural Areas and significant trails. The scenic and natural resources are a large part of the region and the byway’s identity. Visit the Nicolet-Wolf River Scenic By-Way website by clicking here.