Northwest Wisconsin Nordic Trails
Spooner City Trail
Trail Options: 6 km. of beginner, intermediate, and advanced trails.
Though it offers only six kilometers, it has a good variety of trail offerings with sections for beginner, intermediate, and advanced skiers. Lighted trails.Fat bikes allowed on a portion of the trails.
Ownership: City of Spooner
Key Partnerships: Glide & Stride Ski Club
Facilities: Parking. Food, lodging, ski shop near by in Spooner.
Fees: Donations Accepted
Fat bikes Permitted
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|Follow USH 63 to Elm Street. Take Elm Street about 4 blocks onto College Street. Look for brown signs -Spooner City Park-|
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Landmark dates in the history of Nordic Trails in northwest Wisconsin include 1975 when the United States Cross Country Ski Team including Bill Koch — who would later go on to win a silver medal in the 1976 Olympics – came to Telemark to train, 1978 when the first World Cup cross country ski races were held on the Telemark Trails, and also that year the Worldloppet League, an affiliation of international cross country ski marathons, was formed by Tony Wise at Telemark.
After an auspicious beginning, it wasn’t long before the landscape was dotted with Nordic Trails of all sizes and descriptions, most of which continue to offer pleasant and challenging cross country skiing opportunities today.