Wild Country Trail
This 30-mile ride starts at the Lake Country Demonstration Forest then travels along forest roads and trails including the historic Alger Grade Logging Railroad bed. The trail connects to Lake County gravel roads open to ATV use as well as the Moose Walk and Red Dot ATV Trails . Scenic bogs, rock outcrops, streams, rivers and Lake Superior overlooks occur along the trail as it travels the North Shore Highlands near Finland, Beaver Bay and Silver Bay. The trail is provided by Lake County and maintained by the Wild Country ATV Club.
Not a resident of Minnesota? Don't forget your trail pass.
Parking located on Alger Grade east of intersection of Lake County Hwy 2 and Alger Grade.
- Mike Brandt
ATV Class II allowed
Partially Open. The section from the North Shore Mining Railroad Tracks to FH 11 is closed due to bridge work. The detour is on Hwy 3, lax Lake Road and FH 11 to the Red Dot ATV Trails. The trail should open back up on December 15th.
5/14 to 11/30
Difficulty & trail length