Bayfield County ATV/UTV trails officially open today. The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest trails will also open, rescinding the closure order from March.
Trail conditions are variable and in early spring condition, so tread lightly. Report any downed trees or other issues as soon as possible to the Bayfield County Forestry Department at 715-373-6114.
As always, riders should use caution, and stay on the designated trails and routes and follow the trail signs. Be aware that there may be grooming equipment on the trails.
Trail maps can be found at area businesses or ordered online where updated information about trail conditions can be found, www.bayfieldcounty.org/323/trails. Updated trail conditions can also be accessed by calling the Bayfield County Tourism office at 715-373-6125 ext. 5.