Flambeau Tour

The Flambeau Tour is your gateway to scenic roads and key attractions in the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest, including a 13-mile loop designated as one of Wisconsin’s newest Rustic Roads in October 2007 (Rustic Road 105). Following this tour route, you will travel on paved state highways and well-maintained gravel forest roads. Beginning in Park Falls, you can see and experience some of the best recreation areas and historic sites that this area has to offer!

The Flambeau Tour provides a 50-mile scenic trip during any season. Whether you seek autumn’s brilliant hues, winter’s frosty white scenery, or spring’s new growth, this tour will take you on a ride to please your eyes and soothe your senses.
Tour Stops
  1. Getting Started
  2. Blockhouse Lake
  3. Newman Springs Trail
  4. Newman Lake
  5. Flambeau River
  6. Round Lake Logging Dam
  7. Memorial Grove
  8. Riley Creek CCC Camp
  9. Smith Rapids
Make your first stop the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest Park Falls Ranger District Office. The lobby of the office offers many brochures detailing a diverse array of recreational areas and activities throughout the Forest.

Continue north on State Highway 13 for 1.5 miles, then turn east (right) on State Highway 182. Follow State Highway 182 for 7 miles until reaching Forest Road 153. Turn north (left) and drive 1 mile to Blockhouse Lake.

Flambeau Tour