We will be hiking the Nordic trail in La Grange, WI.
Trail Distance: A little under 10 miles.
Trail Difficulty: Moderate.
Hiking Pace: 2.5- 3 mph.
Hike Time: 3-4 hours.
Terrain is hilly. We will start the hike in the daylight and finish after dark. Bring a flashlight.
If there's interest, we'll go for dinner/drinks afterwards. Dress for the weather in layers. Bring plenty of water.
To get to the meeting point, you need to get to the intersection of Route 12 and County Road H then go about a mile north and you will see a sign for the Nordic Trail on the right side. Info on the required parking pass is in the description below. The star on the map below is the intersection of 12 and H, you will need to zoom in some: http://www.mapquest.com/maps?city=La+Grange&state=WI&country=US&latitude=42.799702&longitude=-88.602203&geocode=CITY Below is a trail map, there are some cut-off points that people can choose to take if they want to take a couple of miles off towards the hikes end: http://www.dnr.state.wi.us/org/land/parks/specific/kms/pdfs/kmsnordictrmap.pdf
As always with Wisconsin DNR, there is a parking fee of $10 if you don't have an annual pass. Carpooling is highly recommended especially for those that don't have a parking sticker.
Read the waiver in the files section. By attending this hike you and your guests agree to the terms and conditions of this waiver.