TRAIL INFO

Trails Segment Mileage & Terrain

Boulder Junction to Nichols Lake Road
2.2 miles, flat terrain

Boulder Junction to Manitowish Waters
15.8 miles, flat terrain, several bridges crossing wet land

Boulder Junction to Manitowish Waters Chamber
17 miles, flat terrain crossing Hwy 51

Boulder Junction North on Hwy M to Dairyman’s Road
2.5 miles, flat terrain

Boulder Junction to North Trout Lake
3.1 miles, rolling terrain with some steep hills

Boulder Junction to Cathedral Point Lane
5 miles, rolling terrain with some steep hills

Boulder Junction to Hwy N
9 miles, rolling terrain with some steep hills

Hwy N to Crystal Lake Campground
2.2 miles, flat terrain

Sayner to Crystal Lake Campground
4 miles, flat to rolling terrain

Sayner to St. Germain Chamber
8.5 miles, rolling terrain with some steep hills

St. Germain Chamber to Sayner
8.5 miles, rolling terrain with some steep hills

St. Germain Chamber to Hwy O
5.5 miles, flat terrain

Manitowish Waters to Boulder Junction
15.8 miles, flat terrain, several bridges crossing wet land

Manitowish Waters Chamber to Boulder Junction
17 miles, flat terrain crossing Hwy 51

Mercer to Manitowish Waters
7 miles on paved trails and lightly used roads

Bicycle Rentals

bicycle-rentals

Coontail Adventures
5446 Park St. (Hwy M), Boulder Junction, WI  54512
888-874-0885

The Corner Store
3109 Razorback Road, Sayner WI
Just off Highway N on the Sayner Bike Trail
715-542-4250

Eagle Bikes (electric bike rentals)
332 West Pine Street, Eagle River, WI 54521
715-522-0067

Rivers Edge Outfitters
263 S US Hwy 51, Manitowish Waters, WI 54545
715-543-8070
Delivery and shuttle services available.

Fixtations

Need to add a little more air to your bike tires? Need to do a little tune up while you are on the trail but forgot your tools? The Heart of Vilas Bike Trail System's Fixtation is an outdoor bike stand with several bike tools and a tire pump built into it. There are Fixtations along the trail at the following locations:

  • Intersection of Hwy M & Hwy N in Boulder Junction
  • Intersection of Hwy K & Hwy H in Boulder Junction
  • Hwy 51 at the Manitowish Waters Chamber of Commerce
  • The Mobil Station, 277 Main St, Sayner
  • The Corner Store, 3109 Razorback Rd, Sayner
  • Intersection of Hwy 70 & Hwy 155 at the St. Germain Chamber of Commerce

Electric Assist Bicycles

Electric assist bicycles are allowed on the Heart of Vilas County Paved Bike Trail. Please note that any electric bicycle capable of more than 30 miles per hour is, under state law, a motorcycle and not a bicycle, and may not be ridden on any portion of the trail.

Map it Vilas County App

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