National, State & County Forests

The Price County region is home to approximately 340,000 acres of public forest lands. The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest, Flambeau River State Forest and Price County Forest together form a vast wilderness area that supports an excellent population of Northwoods wildlife.

Flora & Fauna

Towering pine and hardwood forests are interspersed with hundreds of lakes and streams. This is the perfect habitat for black bear, deer, elk, turkey, bald eagles, ruffed grouse, coyote and timber wolves and other species of animals and birds. Wildlife watching in always in season.
Chequamegon Woods

National Forest Contact Information

Stop by the Chequamegon Nicolet National Forest headquarters building located at 1170 South 4th Avenue in Park Falls for forest information. Purchase a daily or annual parking sticker which enables you to access national public lands during your visit. Parking stickers can also be purchased at local vendor businesses.

Parking Sticker Vendors

The following are Chequamegon Nicolet National Forest parking sticker vendors:
  • Ball Petroleum (BP) – Phillips, Highway 13
  • Ball Petroleum (Mobile) – Park Falls, Highway 13 North
  • Bridge Bait & Tackle – Park Falls, Highway 13 South
  • Fifield Station, Fifield, Highway 70
  • Moose Jaw Resort – Pike Lake Area, Forest Road 144 
  • Musky Jack’s – Pike Lake Area, Highway 70
  • Ace Hardware – Park Falls, Highway 13 South