Whether you're looking to explore or just relax, Antigo and Langlade County, located in the great Wisconsin "Northwoods", offers residents and visitors alike an abundant array of cultural, historical, natural, and recreational options. The true up north tourist destination provides a wide variety of northern Wisconsin recreational opportunities to meet everyone's liking all year long. For good reason, this is why Langlade County has been branded the "County of Trails."
Start planning your next up north adventure in Langlade County: The County of Trails!
N11190 Bear Lane,
WI - 715-623-2085Website | Map
The Moccasin Lake Trail System is designed for snowshoeing and cross-country skiing in the winter. The snowshoe trail is located on the west side of the parking lot. Feel free to make your own trail but please stay off the cross-country ski trail. During the summer, the trail system is used for horseback riding and hiking. Elcho XC Ski Club maintains these trails. Click here for more information on Moccasin Lake Recreation Area.
Langlade-Price Road North of Hwy 52,
WI - 715-350-9705Website | Map
Enjoy snowshoeing on 9 miles of varying hills at Kettlebowl Recreation Area Track 52 Trailhead. There will be plenty of heart-pumping excitement for you while snowshoeing the wooded trails in the northern Crocker Hills.
Please be aware that you may encounter sled dog teams and skijorers training. When a person or team is going to pass or overtake another team, they will call out "TRAIL!" When heard, please move to one side of the trail to allow for a safe pass.
The winter trails are groomed in cooperation with the Langlade County Forestry, Parks, and Recreation Department. Trails are marked when open. The parking lot is plowed in winter. Food & restroom facilities are available on winter weekends when Kettlebowl Ski Hill at the Kettlebowl Recreation Area (approximately 1/4 mile from the trailhead) is open from noon to 4 pm.
Kettlebowl Recreation Area Track 52 Trailhead is located approximately 14 miles northeast of Antigo on Langlade-Price Road between Bryant & Lily. The trailhead is exactly ¾ of a mile north of Hwy 52 and Langlade Price Road intersection (¾ mile west of Kettlebowl Ski Hill).
For more information on Kettlebowl Recreation Area Track 52 Trailhead, go to their website by clicking here or call the trail boss at 715-350-9705.