Discovery Center Trails
Distance:
1.6 miles
Duration:
1 hours
Difficulty:
Easy
Wilderness:

Overview

Amenities: Facilities with water, changing rooms, and restrooms at the Discovery Center trailhead.  

Trail Type: Single-track, packed. 

Fee: Daily trail-use suggested donation is $5 adult and $2 child.  Annual memberships are available. 

Additional Information: Dogs are not permitted on the trails during the winter months. 

Other Activities: Mountain Biking, Hiking, Skiing


The Discovery Center Trailhead is located just north of downtown Manitowish Waters on Highway W.

The Tower Road Trailhead is located one mile west of Highway W on Tower Road.


The Discovery Center Trails are open to the public from dawn to dusk year-round. The terrain is gentle and winds through the woods, along Statehouse Lake, and across the bog, allowing you to explore a variety of habitats each with their own unique plants and animals.  The Discovery Center offers a variety of public programs year-round. The Nature Nook is open 8:30am - 4:30pm Monday through Saturday and offers opportunities for learning and discovery among visitors of all ages. Snowshoes are available for use - members may use the snowshoes for free, rental fee for non-members is $5 per pair.