Bigfork to Balsam, Wilderness Wheelers GIA ATV Proposal, Itasca County

The DNR invites public review and written comment on a proposal by Itasca County to obtain state Grant-in-Aid (GIA) funding for a 25-mile long All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) trail on state, federal and county land in northern Itasca County.

The ATV trail will be maintained by the Wilderness Wheelers ATV Club, under agreement with Itasca County.

Project description (228 KB)

Map of proposed ATV trail (1.3 MB)

Public review

The DNR welcomes public perspectives and comments on the proposal. The deadline for comments is 4:30 p.m. Friday, December 7, 2012.

Submit written comments


[email protected]


Andrew Brown
Assistant Area Supervisor
DNR Parks and Trails
1201 East Highway 2
Grand Rapids,  MN 55744

For more information, or to request a printed copy of the proposal, please call Andrew Brown, at 218-328-8983, or the DNR Information Center at 1-888-MINNDNR (toll free).