Wisconsin

Description

Wisconsin, in the north of the US, borders on the Great Lakes: Lake Michigan and Lake Superior. There are many more lakes in this state, and hiking is popular in the immense forests.

Wisconsin has its 1000 mile Ice Age Trail and a 155 mile segment of the North Country Trail.

The Chequamegon National Forest offers some good trails in between the glacial lakes and rivers.

Map

Wisconsin

Trails in this state

Books

The Book Depository
United Kingdom
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
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Netherlands
  • Door County Outdoors
  • A picturesque peninsula with 298 miles of Lake Michigan shoreline, state parks, forests, and cozy inns, Door County is one of the Midwest's prime tourist attractions. Magill Weber explores the many recreational opportunities available to visitors, including secret spots known only to locals and longtime seasonal residents. Wisconsin native... Read more
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  • Door County Outdoors
  • A picturesque peninsula with 298 miles of Lake Michigan shoreline, state parks, forests, and cozy inns, Door County is one of the Midwest's prime tourist attractions. Magill Weber explores the many recreational opportunities available to visitors, including secret spots known only to locals and longtime seasonal residents. Wisconsin native... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Explorer's Guide 50 Hikes in Wisconsin
  • Hikes herein range from 1.5 to just over 9 miles in length and cover all areas of the state. Each hike description includes directions to the trailhead, a topographic map, and a detailed account of the route. The authors emphasize not only the flora and fauna but also what each trail has to tell people of all ages about Wisconsin and about the... Read more
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  • Explorer's Guide 50 Hikes in Wisconsin
  • Hikes herein range from 1.5 to just over 9 miles in length and cover all areas of the state. Each hike description includes directions to the trailhead, a topographic map, and a detailed account of the route. The authors emphasize not only the flora and fauna but also what each trail has to tell people of all ages about Wisconsin and about the... Read more
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Netherlands
  • A Sand County Almanac
  • Aldo Leopold's A Sand County Almanac has enthralled generations of nature lovers and conservationists and is indeed revered by everyone seriously interested in protecting the natural world. Hailed for prose that is full of beauty and vigor and bite (The New York Times), it is perhaps the finest example of nature writing since Thoreau's Walden.... Read more
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  • A Sand County Almanac
  • Aldo Leopold's A Sand County Almanac has enthralled generations of nature lovers and conservationists and is indeed revered by everyone seriously interested in protecting the natural world. Hailed for prose that is full of beauty and vigor and bite (The New York Times), it is perhaps the finest example of nature writing since Thoreau's Walden.... Read more
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Netherlands
  • River Hill Soliloquy
  • River Hill country lies between the Rock and the Mississippi rivers in the northwest corner of Illinois. Within one of its valleys, the fields rise from the bottom lands to the hillsides. This region, which continues on into southwestern Wisconsin, could be termed the author's "America." Clarence Mitchell writes about the small kingdom of 130... Read more
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Belgium
  • River Hill Soliloquy
  • River Hill country lies between the Rock and the Mississippi rivers in the northwest corner of Illinois. Within one of its valleys, the fields rise from the bottom lands to the hillsides. This region, which continues on into southwestern Wisconsin, could be termed the author's "America." Clarence Mitchell writes about the small kingdom of 130... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Day Hiking Trails of Polk County
  • Imagine a place where you can walk amid majestic evergreens and blue freshwater lakes, across 1.1-billion-year-old rock formed in the violent rending of a continent, past peaceful dairy farm pastures, over a landscape carved by a mile-high glacier, through small towns seemingly torn from the pages of yesteryear. The place is real: It's called... Read more
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  • Day Hiking Trails of Polk County
  • Imagine a place where you can walk amid majestic evergreens and blue freshwater lakes, across 1.1-billion-year-old rock formed in the violent rending of a continent, past peaceful dairy farm pastures, over a landscape carved by a mile-high glacier, through small towns seemingly torn from the pages of yesteryear. The place is real: It's called... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Thousand-Miler
  • In thirty-six thrilling days, Melanie Radzicki McManus hiked 1,100 miles around Wisconsin, landing her in the elite group of Ice Age Trail thru-hikers known as the Thousand-Milers. In prose that's alternately harrowing and humorous, Thousand-Miler takes you with her through Wisconsin's forests, prairies, wetlands, and farms, past the geologic... Read more
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Belgium
  • Thousand-Miler
  • In thirty-six thrilling days, Melanie Radzicki McManus hiked 1,100 miles around Wisconsin, landing her in the elite group of Ice Age Trail thru-hikers known as the Thousand-Milers. In prose that's alternately harrowing and humorous, Thousand-Miler takes you with her through Wisconsin's forests, prairies, wetlands, and farms, past the geologic... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Big Cat
  • In 2009, a mountain lion visited the St. Croix/Indianhead county of Wisconsin. Although cougars roamed through the area in the early frontier days of the 1800's, overhunting and human population growth drove the cougars out of Wisconsin. This particular, Cougars visits generated a great interest because it was photographed and written about in... Read more
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Belgium
  • Big Cat
  • In 2009, a mountain lion visited the St. Croix/Indianhead county of Wisconsin. Although cougars roamed through the area in the early frontier days of the 1800's, overhunting and human population growth drove the cougars out of Wisconsin. This particular, Cougars visits generated a great interest because it was photographed and written about in... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Firearm Fundamentals - UT
  • FIREARM FUNDAMENTALS - How to be a Safe and Confident Shooter A MUST READ for Every New Shooter! And a great read for ALL shooters! This well illustrated compendium introduces a new or non shooter to the diverse fields of firearmsSIX NEW EDITIONS! ~ UPDATED with the latest information!Now separate editions with specific Concealed Carry Laws... Read more
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Belgium
  • Firearm Fundamentals - UT
  • FIREARM FUNDAMENTALS - How to be a Safe and Confident Shooter A MUST READ for Every New Shooter! And a great read for ALL shooters! This well illustrated compendium introduces a new or non shooter to the diverse fields of firearmsSIX NEW EDITIONS! ~ UPDATED with the latest information!Now separate editions with specific Concealed Carry Laws... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Best Easy Day Hikes Milwaukee
  • Best Easy Day Hikes Milwaukee includes detailed maps and concise descriptions for twenty easy-to-follow hikes in and around Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Discover a region of diverse scenery and natural splendors—including Havenwoods State Forest, Petrifying Springs County Park, Lapham Peak Park, the Ice Age National Scenic Trail, and the dunes at... Read more
Bol.com
Belgium
  • Best Easy Day Hikes Milwaukee
  • Best Easy Day Hikes Milwaukee includes detailed maps and concise descriptions for twenty easy-to-follow hikes in and around Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Discover a region of diverse scenery and natural splendors—including Havenwoods State Forest, Petrifying Springs County Park, Lapham Peak Park, the Ice Age National Scenic Trail, and the dunes at... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Walking Trails of Southern Wisconsin
  • Take a walk on the wild side with the completely updated version of this popular guide.This edition now includes coverage of Lafayette and Vernon counties, plus new information on more trails, including ones at Avoca Prairie Savanna State Natural Area, Wildcat Mountain State Park, and Blackhawk Lake Recreational Area. Author Bob Crawford has... Read more
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Belgium
  • Walking Trails of Southern Wisconsin
  • Take a walk on the wild side with the completely updated version of this popular guide.This edition now includes coverage of Lafayette and Vernon counties, plus new information on more trails, including ones at Avoca Prairie Savanna State Natural Area, Wildcat Mountain State Park, and Blackhawk Lake Recreational Area. Author Bob Crawford has... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Mary Joyce
  • The brave and exciting exploits of "Mary Joyce - Taku to Fairbanks, 1,000 Miles by Dogsled" are described in this book... mostly in her own words. She wrote a manuscript about her trip with her dogteam in 1936. It was never published until now. She was the first white person over a portion of the trail which later became part of the Alcan... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Mary Joyce
  • The brave and exciting exploits of "Mary Joyce - Taku to Fairbanks, 1,000 Miles by Dogsled" are described in this book... mostly in her own words. She wrote a manuscript about her trip with her dogteam in 1936. It was never published until now. She was the first white person over a portion of the trail which later became part of the Alcan... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Hiking Wisconsin
  • Profiles 64 of the best hikes in the state. Detailed maps and directions and a superb selection of day hikes and overnight trips make this book accessible to all hiking enthusiasts, from families out for a summer walk in the woods to outdoor fanatics. Read more
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  • Bol.com, Belgium
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Hiking Wisconsin
  • Profiles 64 of the best hikes in the state. Detailed maps and directions and a superb selection of day hikes and overnight trips make this book accessible to all hiking enthusiasts, from families out for a summer walk in the woods to outdoor fanatics. Read more
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Maps

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Apostle Islands National Lakeshore WI
  • Map No. 235, Apostle Isles National Lakeshore in Wisconsin, at 1:50,000 in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now... Read more
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