Trail Conditions

Bayfield Co ATVs

Trail status and conditions:
(updated 5/11/2022)

Trails are Opening Friday, May 13 

Bayfield County ATV/UTV trails are officially open as of Friday, May 13, 2022 at 8:00 AM.  The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest trails will also open on that date, rescinding the closure order from earlier this year. 

Trails are highly variable and in early spring condition. Maintenance crews are actively working on the trails. Please be aware of your surroundings, ride with caution, and report any downed/hazardous trees or other trail issues as soon as possible to the Bayfield County Forestry & Parks Department at (715) 373-6114 or forestry@bayfieldcounty.wi.gov.   

In addition to using caution, please stay on the designated trails and routes and follow the trail signs. 

For further information:
Bayfield County Forestry & Parks
117 E 5th Street
Washburn, WI 54891
Email
715-373-6114

WHEN TRAILS ARE OPEN:

Please report any downed trees or other issues as soon as possible to the Bayfield County Forestry & Parks Department at 715-373-6114.

As always, riders should use caution when out on the trails. Please stay on the designated trails and routes and follow the trail signs. Be aware that there may be grooming equipment on the trails.

Trail maps can be found at area businesses and can also be viewed and ordered online.

Road routes and the Tri-County Corridor are open year ’round. This includes many forest roads that are designated on the map. 

For visitor information or to receive a current Bayfield County ATV / UTV map, you can also contact the Tourism Department.