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.
Langlade County, The County of Trails, offers cyclists many different riding options: winding in forest trails, smooth paths through farmlands or relaxing routes around local lakes. For a more physical ride, Langlade County offers several mountain bike trails for you to choose. So what are you waiting for? Get your bike and ride into "The County Of Trails"!
Antigo Single Track Mountain Bike Trail This mountain bike trail is close to Antigo and is a great place to ride or hike. The five segments of rolling hills and beautiful scenery are comprised of double track for beginners and technical single track for the advanced rider. Close to shopping, food and additional recreational opportunities.
Location: The trailhead is located at N1985 Dump Rd, Antigo, WI 54409
Length: 3.5 miles in length
Antigo Walking/Biking Trail The City of Antigo has a walking/biking trail. The trail is a combination of asphalt, boardwalk and wood chip paths along Antigo Lake and Spring Brook before meandering through forests.
Location: The trailhead is on Fourth Avenue in Antigo, east of Hwy 45.
Length: 2 plus miles in length with a 10-foot-wide trail.
City of Antigo Bike Route The Signed and Designated City Wide Bike Route was made possible through community sponsorship. The crossings will be: 4th, 7th and 10th Avenue.
Gartzke Flowage The Gartzke Flowage Recreation Area offers trails that are very scenic and traverse through a Norway Pine plantation, upland hardwood, and cedar swamps along the flowage. Several spring seeps dot the landscape and add to the natural beauty of the area.
Location: W6379 Fifth Avenue Road, Bryant, WI 54418.
The trail is located entirely on Langlade County property east of Antigo off 5th Avenue Road.
Length: 6 miles in length and has a variety of trails for all abilities.
Moccasin Lake The trail oversees two river basins; the Prairie flowing west, and the Hunting flowing east. On the eastern leg the view overlooks a vast black spruce swamp which extends all the way to and beyond Elcho. The far end offers three fun hills; the Luge, the Expressway, and the Muskellunge.
Location: N11190 Bear Lane, Elcho, WI 54428
The trail is located entirely on Langlade County property north of Antigo off Moccasin Lake Road.
Length: 5.5 miles in length and offers a variety of trails for all abilities.
Nicolet Roche Trail The challenging Nicolet Roche Mountain Bike Trail, located in the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest, is a tight and technical single-track trail that incorporates natural features like long sections of intermediate trails littered with technical rock gardens, fun punchy climbs and advanced features that make excellent use of the terrain. It is sure to keep the excitement level up.
Location: On the south end at Boulder Lake Campground & Boat Landing, 1.8 miles northeast of Hwy 55 via Cty WW and Forest Road 2116. On the north end on Hwy 64, 3.3 miles east of Langlade. End of Van Alstine Road.
Length: 20 miles of trail
Wolf River Mountain Bike Trail The Wolf River Mountain Bike Trail is Langlade's best-kept secret! These trails are used primarily during the Wolfman Triathlon but are now open for all to ride thanks to the wonderful property owners these trails reside on. If you are looking for a technical ride, these trails are your ticket. Featuring tight corners, several rock and root ride overs, along with some challenging climbs will definitely take your breath away. These trails can be accessed from the Nicolet Roche Trails or from the Bear Paw Adventure Resort south of Langlade on Hwy 55. Due to the trails being on private property, please watch for seasonal closures and be respectful of their requests.
Location: Parking is available at Bear Paw Adventure Resort located at N3494 WI-55, White Lake, WI 54491.
Length: 6 miles of trail
Wolf River State Trail The Wolf River State Trail offers 33.4 miles of trail to mountain bike from White Lake to Lake Metonga in Forest County. The Wolf River State Trail follows along the former Wisconsin Central railroad corridor and is adjacent to the Wolf River. The trail is non-motorized in summer from White Lake to Lily, but from Lily to Lake Metonga the Wolf River State Trail is motorized. The trail is gravel based in Langlade County and may be rough or soft in sections so the tread is more suitable for mountain or gravel bicycles.
From Wallrich Rd parking lot to West Hollister Rd is 4.9 miles and West Hollister Rd to Lily parking lot is 5.7 miles. The total non-motorized section of trail from Wallrich Rd to Lily is 10.6 miles. For more information on the Wolf River State Trail, click here.
Location: Parking is available in downtown White Lake along Highway M/Lake Street near the intersection with Maple Street.
Length: 10.6 miles of non-motorized trail with 33.4 total miles of trail from White Lake to Lake Metonga in Forest County.
Langlade County Foresty Office, 1633 Neva Road,
Antigo, WI 715-627-6300 Map
Jack Lake Mountain Bike Trail at Veteran's Memorial Park
Jack Lake Mountain Bike Trail at Veteran's Memorial Park offers approximately 12 miles of fast and flowing single and double track mountain biking trails. Whether you're a first-time biker or longtime shredder, these trails have something for everyone. The trail weaves its course through changing scenery of northern hardwood, aspen, and conifer forest types. The trail also meanders along three undeveloped glacier lakes, wetlands, and bogs.
Location/Length: The trail is approximately 12 miles in length. The trailhead is located within Langlade County's Veteran's Memorial Park 15 miles north of Antigo. Once in the park, the trailhead is located in the southwest corner of the parking lot before entering the campgrounds.