East of Eagle River, the Nicolet North Trail is a 15 mile route open to hikers. The hiking route is gently rolling with a few steep hills. The Nicolet North Trail is connected to the Anvil National Recreation Trail. In addition, part of the Hidden Lakes Trail follows some of this trail.
From Eagle River, take State Highway 70 east for 11 miles to Fornier Road (FR 2460). Turn right and go south about 3 miles to the parking lot on the right, which accommodates 5 vehicles.
Overall, Nicolet North Trail is the 15th most popular hiking trail of all 18 hikes in Wisconsin.