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For the most up to date trail information go to the

Hurley Chamber of Commerce or Mercer Chamber of Commerce website.​​


​​​​Make your Camping Reservations for Lake of the Falls, and  Schomberg Park online.


Firewood permits $20 and are valid for 1 year from the date of purchase.​



                          

NEW IRON COUNTY CAMPGROUND FIREWOOD RULE:

Any firewood brought into an Iron County Campground must come from within 25 miles of the campground or a WI certified firewood dealer.

 











 






Iron County Forestry Department Fall 2020 Timber Sale





ATV/UTV Trails are OPEN.


SAXON HARBOR MARINA is CLOSED for the season.

West Launch and Parking Lot still open.



CAMPGROUNDS: 

Lake of the Falls CLOSED FOR THE SEASON

Weber Lake CLOSED FOR THE SEASON

Schomberg Park CLOSED FOR THE SEASON

Saxon Harbor CLOSED FOR THE SEASON


Rustic Campsites Potato River Falls, Wren Falls, Foster Falls, Shay's Dam are all OPEN.  First come, first served.



































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Iron County is located in far northern Wisconsin bordering Lake Superior, Michigan's Upper Peninsula, Ashland, Vilas and Price Counties.  The fourth largest County Forest in the State of Wisconsin, Iron County offers plenty of recreational opportunities from hunting and fishing, to ATVing and snowmobiling, to camping, hiking and cross country skiing.  The Iron County Forestry Department is responsible for managing 175,305 acres of County Forest.


PUBLIC COMMENT

The Iron County Forestry & Parks Department has developed a Draft of its 15-Year Comprehensive Land Use Plan. This draft is available for public review and comment. Hard copies may be viewed at the Mercer Public Library and the Hurley Public Library during their regular hours. A digital copy is also available for review at www.ironcountyforest.org. Comments on this plan must be received at the Iron County Forestry & Parks Department, 607 3rd Ave N, Suite2, Hurley, WI 54534 no later than October 21, 2020 at 4p.m. Comments may also be emailed to Eric Peterson, Forest Administrator, at icfadmin@ironcountyforest.org​ 




Iron County Forestry & Parks

607 3rd Ave N ~ Suite 2

Hurley, WI  54534

office (715)561-2697

fax  (715)561-4801

tara@ironcountyforest.org

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Iron County Forestry and Parks