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Wisconsin Hunt Zone Northern Forest Deer

  • ID:Northern Forest
  • State:WI
  • Species:Deer
  • Area:18,289 square miles
  • Elevation:600 ft - 1,900 ft
  • Public Lands:4,126 square miles
  • Percent Public Lands:23%
  • Campgrounds:89
  • Fishing Access Sites:1
  • Trailheads:74
  • National Forests:Chequamegon National Forest, Nicolet National Forest, Ottawa National Forest
  • Lat-Long:45.829950, -90.301715

The Northern Forest zone regulates hunting opportunities for deer in Wisconsin and covers 18,289 square miles. Public lands comprise 4,126 square miles (23%) of the total land covered by this hunt zone. The greater region is best serviced by Wausau, Superior, and Menomonie. The elevation of the region ranges from a low of 600 feet to a high of 1,900 feet above sea level. This area contains 89 campgrounds, and 1 public fishing access sites. There are 74 trailheads that provide public gateways to these forested and wilderness areas: Chequamegon National Forest, Nicolet National Forest, Ottawa National Forest, Blackjack Springs Wilderness, Headwaters Wilderness, Porcupine Lake Wilderness, Rainbow Lake Wilderness, Whisker Lake Wilderness.

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