North Country Trail

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    The North Country Trail, part of the National Trail Network passes through northern Wisconsin.

    Note the following:

    MINUTES, Governor's State Trails Council Meeting, Friday, July 13, 2007, Northern Highland-American Legion State Forest, Crystal Lake Campground, State Trails Council Member Reports, Hiking/Walking. "[Dave]Phillips commented on the North Country Trail. The National Scenic Trail which travels from North Dakota to New York is close to being complete in Wisconsin. Stewardship dollars and federal-side Land and Water Conservation funding have been used to help acquire land for the trail. Phillips would like to see the trail included on the Wisconsin Department of Tourism website." [Minutes, full text]

    Charles P. Forbes
    April 15, 2010
  • Bibliography

    Major References

    George, Jean Craighead. American Walk Book. New York, 1978. View Full Entry
    Hansen, Eric. Hiking a North Country Classic. [Wisconsin Trails, 44:3, May/June 2003, p. 31.] Black Earth, Wis., 2003. View Full Entry
    McBride, Elizabeth. North Country National Scenic Trail. [Wisconsin Trails, Vol. 46, #5, Sept/Oct 2005, pp. 28-29.] Black Earth, 2005. View Full Entry
    National Park Service. North County Trail. [NPS Unit Brochure Series] Washington, D.C., ~200. View Full Entry

    Minor References

    ****. Great Lakes Regional Trail System Workshop. [Summary Proceedings. October 27-28, 1976, Romulus, Michigan] Romulus, Michigan, 1976. View Full Entry (Full text available)
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