Blog: ATV Scenic Tour: A Cool Way to Explore the Trails
Have you ever found yourself on a scenic ATV trail wondering what the interesting building is that you're seeing along the trail? If you're as curious as we are, you will definitely want to check out the Washburn County ATV Scenic Tour. The scenic tour follows Washburn County's over 100 miles of incredible ATV trails. ATV enthusiasts will learn about over 35 points of interest including old growth forests, a National Scenic Riverway, historic fires, and much more!
Washburn County's trail system is one of the premier trail systems in the state of Wisconsin. More than one hundred miles of trails connect to surrounding counties, making it one of the largest trail systems anywhere. The majority of the trail system is located on county forest land, managed by the Washburn County Forestry Department. The trail system is maintained by volunteers from three local clubs, Minong Trails Club, Rolling Hills ATV & Snowmobile Club and the Birchwood Bobcats.
All of Washburn County's ATV trails are also UTV friendly and welcome side by sides up to 65 inches wide. You'll find many amenities along the trail, including picnic areas, shelters and of course, friendly businesses to welcome you. ATV trail conditions can be found on the Washburn County Tourism website and are updated on a daily basis or as needed.
To start planning your ATV getaway, order your free ATV map, ATV Scenic Tour brochure and ATV-friendly lodging information by visiting our "Request Information" page. We hope you enjoy your time in Washburn County and as always, ride safe and stay on the marked trails.