ATV Trail Reports
FALL SEASON REPORT 11/2/2017
All Lincoln County ATV/UTV are OPEN. Lincoln County trails close on December 1,2017. If there is a big snowstorm before December 1st the trails will close early.
Oneida County ATV/UTV trail system are OPEN.
This report will be updated as conditions change.
For more information please contact:
Chad Swanson, Oneida County ATV Association, 715-551-6619
Jim Kocher, Little Rice ATV Riders Club, 715-355-8303
Rhinelander Area Chamber of Commerce, 715-365-7464
Oneida County Forestry Department, 715-369-6140
For public ATV & UTV registrations, in addition to the 2 side decals furnished by DNR, owners will be required to furnish their own rear plate. Access the following link for detailed information: www.co.lincoln.wi.us/i/d/2012_utv.atv_info.pdf
The maximum width for an ATV/UTV in the Spring/Summer trials in Lincoln County is 65 inches wide.
The maximum width for winter ATV/UTV trails is 48 inches wide.
The paved routes and roads in the city of Tomahawk, towns of Bradley and Nokomis remain open. The paved routes and roads in the Somo Lake area are open.
Lincoln County's summer ATV trails system are open to side by side UTV's that meet the standard definition and are registered with the Wisconsin DNR.
Some roads in the City of Tomahawk are now open for ATV use. Please make sure you ride only on the marked trails. The Hiawatha Trail is NOT open to ATVs. It is for Hiking and Biking only. We have had reports of ATV's on this trail. You will be fined if caught riding your ATV on the Hiawatha.
The local ATV clubs have put together a new Lincoln County Trail Map. Please call the Chamber or fill out the Trail Map Request Form and we will send you the new map. If you live in Tomahawk, please stop in at the Chamber to pick up the new map.
Here is a list of the Tomahawk Area ATV Clubs and Information:
Harrison Hills ATV Club www.harrisonhillsatvclub.com, 715-693-0146
2017 Harrison Hills Meetings all begin at 7:00 p.m.:
July 24-Bottom's Up, August 28-Gleason Bowling Center, Sept 25-Z's Fork Horners, Oct 23-Rivers Edge, Nov 27-Barry&Shari's Town and Country
Somo Area ATV Club www.somoareaatvclub.com, 715-493-1656
2017 Nokomis ATV Meetings all begin at 9:00 a.m.:
July 22-Nokomis Fire Department (followed by Polaris Demo Rides), August 19-Nokomis Fire Department, September 23-Nokomis Fire Department (followed at noon by Annual Party-Prairie Rapids Tavern)
Spirit Valley Riders ATV Club, 715-564-2233
Here is a map of the ATV & Snowmobile Route for the City of Tomahawk:
Click here for PDF of ATV & Snowmobile Routes & Trails - City of Tomahawk side of map pictured above.
Click here for PDF of Lincoln County Major ATV Routes & Trails side of Map.
Click here to request a Lincoln County Trail Map and Recreation Packet.
Click here for current weather conditions.
For more information on the Lincoln County Trails, please call the Lincoln County Forestry Department at (715) 536-0327 or visit www.co.lincoln.wi.us.
The Tomahawk Chamber updates their Trail Report information daily as reports are received. Call (715) 453-5334 or (1-800) 569-2160 and choose menu item 20 to hear trail report.