The Best Hiking in Saxon

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Top hiking spots in and near Saxon

  • Saxon, Wisconsin

    Hike to Saxon Falls

    0.5 mi
    An unusual hike to see the falls, Saxon Falls sits next to a flowage station. On foot, follow the short, wooded hiking trail to the east of the parking area, which leads to the overlook location. For better viewing, continue down the path. The falls sports one of the deepest gorges in the region....
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  • Saxon, Wisconsin

    Hike to Lower Potato Falls

    3.6
    1 mi / -100 ft gain
    Coming into the park off Hwy 169 in Gurney, WI, you will turn West onto Falls Rd. It is a gravel road that ends at a circular parking lot, complete with a pit toilet, picnic area, viewing areas, and trailheads.Starting at the trailhead labeled "Lower Potato Falls", you will descend a couple hundr...
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  • Saxon, Wisconsin

    Explore Upper Potato Falls

    1 mi / 100 ft gain
    You will turn off of Hwy 169 onto a gravel road, follow the road all the way to the end for the trail head. Please drive respectfully as people live on this road. Once you park, you will see multiple trails down to the river. Find the sign for Upper Falls and head that way. After .3 miles you wil...
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  • Saxon, Wisconsin

    Potato River Falls

    0.87 mi / 279 ft gain
    Potato River Falls is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Saxon, Wisconsin.
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  • Ironwood, Michigan

    Hike to Superior Falls

    0.5 mi / -100 ft gain
    Superior Falls sits right next to the Superior River, near the northern terminus of the Montreal River. The parking area for the falls is rather large, and there are porta-potties directly next to the parking area.  To see the lower region of the falls, you can hike down to the base of the river,...
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  • Mellen, Wisconsin

    North Country Scenic and Doughboy's Loop

    1.68 mi / 151 ft gain
    North Country Scenic and Doughboy's Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Mellen, Wisconsin.
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  • Mellen, Wisconsin

    Hike to Copper Falls

    4.6
    2 mi / 85 ft gain
    Coming into the park on Hwy 169, you will turn west/northwest into the park entrance. After passing the Ranger's Station you will follow the road (passing camp areas and showers along the way) all the way to the main parking lot near a concessions building. *The handicap parking lot is a little f...
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  • Mellen, Wisconsin

    Red Granite Falls Trail

    2.46 mi / 246 ft gain
    Red Granite Falls Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Mellen, Wisconsin.
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  • Mellen, Wisconsin

    Hike to Red Granite Falls

    2.5 mi / 100 ft gain
    Starting at the parking lot for Loon Lake, follow the signs for Red Granite Falls across a grassed yard and into the woods. The trail is a wide, well-maintained gravel trail that creates a figure-eight loop as it crosses itself twice. Halfway along the trail (regardless of which loop direction yo...
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  • Bessemer, Michigan

    Hike to Gabbro Falls

    5.0
    1 mi
    Gabbro Falls is on the Black River and is as impressive waterfall.  This wild waterfall does not have any fences or barriers, so view with caution from above. Getting there, take Black Jack Road north. This road will take a sharp left turn and will go by the ski hill. Before you get to the ski hi...
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  • Bessemer, Michigan

    Explore Gabbro Falls

    Gabbro Falls is located just east of Blackjack Ski Resort in Bessemer, MI. There are two options for seeing the falls. First, you can continue through the resort parking lot, and continue up a service road. On the left, you see a small parking area. From the parking area, you can see a small hand...
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  • La Pointe, Wisconsin

    Hike the Point Trail at Big Bay State Park

    1.7 mi
    Located at the tip of Wisconsin on Madeline Island, Big Bay State Park is a must see for any Wisconsinite. To get to Madeline Island, you'll need to purchase a round trip ferry ride in Bayfield. The ferry is a quick 20 minute trip across Lake Superior. Once you get onto Madeline Island, head out ...
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  • Marengo, Wisconsin

    Hike to Morgan Falls

    1.2 mi
    It's a easy hike to the waterfall being only 1.2 mile round trip, but traveling to the waterfall might take time as it's fairly remote. There is a $5 daily park fee.Directions can be complicated depending on which direction you are coming from, so I highly recommend entering it into your google m...
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  • Mason, Wisconsin

    Morgan Falls

    1.14 mi / 121 ft gain
    Morgan Falls is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Mason, Wisconsin.
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  • Mason, Wisconsin

    Morgan Falls and St Peter's Dome Trail

    3.61 mi / 538 ft gain
    Morgan Falls and St Peter's Dome Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Marengo, Wisconsin.
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  • Ironwood, Michigan

    Presque Isle River Waterfalls Loop

    1.54 mi / 171 ft gain
    Presque Isle River Waterfalls Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near Wakefield, Michigan.
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