Alvwood-Squaw Lake Trail

Alvwood-Squaw Lake Trail

This 159 mile trail shares road shoulders and right-of-way to make a scenic tour through Bowstring State Forest and the Chippewa National Forest. Enjoy the ride through forests of Aspen and Pine, view of lakes and many streams, and cross the longest ATV trail boardwalk in Itasca County. This trail connects to the Island Lake Connection Trail to the Blue Ox Trail. The trails is provided by Itasca County and the Alvwood-Squaw Lake ATV Club.

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Itasca County

Parking is available in communities along route.

  • Garrett Ous
  • 218-340-7775
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Vehicles allowed

ATV ATV (Class 2 allowed)


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When open


Normal season:
Closed in the spring from 3/15 to 5/15

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Difficulty & trail length



159 miles

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