It's 44 miles of paved bike trail passing a number of lakes and marshes, four quaint towns, and loads of north woods forest.
Vilas County, Wisconsin has been a popular tourist destination for generations. It's where I spent summer vacations as a kid. It's a gem.
This report covers the three days I took to hike the greater part of this bike trail. Here are the three maps:
The photos above cover the big picture of the scenery. I'll add a few of the details, and then I'm done. I don't need to say much. I loved the trail, the weather, and obviously the sights.
|Fellow hiker pauses to appreciate the same dew-bejeweled leaf that caught *my* eye.|
|Autumn leaf-change means a riot of color, but this was a first for me--a shrub that turns truly blue.|
Great place to be, great time to be there. Thanks, Vilas County.