Northwest Wisconsin Nordic Trails
Hunt Hill Trails
Trail Options: 10 miles of rustic trails
Ownership: Hunt Hill Audubon Sanctuary
Management: Hunt Hill Audubon Sanctuary
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|Head east on Hwy D toward Hwy 53 (approx. 7 miles).Stay on Hwy D and cross Hwy 53. Follow County Hwy D to the "T" intersection (1 mile) at Pavlas Lake. Turn north (left) onto County Hwy P (.4 miles). Turn east (right) onto Audubon Road (2.4 miles). Turn north (left) onto Hunt Hill Road (.4 mile). Follow the road as it curves to the right. Arrive into camp.|
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.