West of Florence, the Lauterman National Recreation Trail system totals 9 groomed miles with three cross country ski loops traversing hilly terrain.
Access to this trail is from two locations. From Florence, take State Highway 70 west 12 miles to FR 2154. Turn left and go south 1/4 mile to the trailhead on the right. Parking for 12 vehicles is on the left. Or from Florence, take State Highway 70 west 15-1/2 miles to FR 2450 turn left and go south 1 mile to FR 2156. Go southeast 2 miles to trailhead. Parking for 4 vehicles is on left (east).
Overall, Lauterman Trail is the 27th most popular cross country ski area of all 37 Nordic ski destinations in Wisconsin.