Wisconsin Parks, Campgrounds, and Trails

We all love taking the horses out locally, but the best part of owning a horse is the opportunities for adventure. Luckily, the United States is full of horse-friendly outdoor recreation areas perfect for the occasional day trip or longer vacation. We are producing a series to bring you information about the horse-friendly parks, campgrounds, and trails across the United States. 

Wiouwash State Trail c/o Outagamie County Parks, 1375 E. Broadway Dr., Appleton, WI 54915 (920) 832-4791 Outagamie County segment 6.1 miles Cattail State Trail Polk County Parks & Recreation, Courthouse P.O. Box 623, Balsam Lake, WI 54810 (715) 485-3161 Polk County segment 11.7 miles  

Cattail State Trail Barron Co Forest & Recreation, 1418 E. LaSalle Ave., Barron, WI 54812 (715) 637-4275 Barron County segment 7.4 miles Wild Rivers State Trail c/o Barron County Forests, 311 E. LaSalle Ave., Barron. WI 54812 (715) 537-6295 (715) 537-3246 Fax North of Rice Lake 9.3 miles of trails  

Black River State Forest 910 Highway 54 East Black River Falls, WI 54615-7296 (715) 284-4103 (715) 284-3153 Fax Located off of I-94 12 horse campsites 34.4 miles of trails Acres: 67,000 Open year around  

Northern Highland/American Legion State Forest Trout Lake Headquarters, 41235 County Highway M, Boulder Jct. WI 54512 (715) 385-2727 (715) 385-2752  

Fax Brule River State Forest 6250 S. Ranger Rd., Box 125, Brule, WI 54820 (715) 372-4866 (715) 372-4836 Fax 41,000 acres  

Kettle Moraine State Forest–Northern Unit N1765 Hwy. G, Campbellsport, WI 53010 (262) 626-2116 (262) 626-2117 Fax New Prospect Horseriders Campground has 12 horse campsites 42 miles of trails. Closed in the winter. Acres: 29,268 Crooked Lake Horse Trail 2.5 miles, Forest Lake Horse Trail 4.0 miles, Horse trail 33.0 miles, Kewaskum Horse Trail 1.0 miles, and New Prospect horse trail 1.0 miles Description: rolling hills, woods, and lakes  

Lake Wissota State Park 18127 County Highway O, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729 (715) 382-4574 (715) 382-5187 Fax 7 miles of horse trails. Closed in Winter  

Lapham Peak Unit Kettle Moraine State Forest W329 N846 County Hwy. C, Delafield, WI 53018 (262) 646-3025 (262) 646-4782 Fax Located near Delafield, 1 mile south of I-94  

Governor Dodge State Park 4175 State Rd. 23 N. Dodgeville, WI 53533 (608) 935-2315 (608) 935-3959 Fax 17 horse campsites 29 miles of trails Closed during the winter Acres: 5,000 Description: hills, sandstone bluffs, lakes, oak-hickory forests, and valleys. 

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