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Attention Levis Mound Users:
In the summer of 2016 Levis Mound lost its Park Shelter which provided year round shelter, restrooms and water access. The Shelter reconstruction process has started and we have hopes that the new shelter will be constructed by September of 2017. Until that time, porta potties are available on location and water access is limited to the spring and summer months. We appreciate your patience and understanding in this matter and would like to thanks NATA and all those who have donated to the rebuild of the Levis Mound shelter.

About
Snowshoeing is allowed throughout the Clark County Forest. Clark County has over 160 miles of trails, plus logging access trails and hunter trails that allow snowshoeing at various skill levels.

The Levis/Trow Mound Recreation Area consists of 24 miles of backcountry snowshoeing trails, ranging in skill level from easy to most difficult. Some trails are very steep and difficult, but a rewarding challenge. Snow shoeing is permitted on all single-track hiking and biking trails within the Levis/Trow Mound area. The trail system was designed for multiple use non-motorized recreation activities.

Wildlife Viewing
Winter use of the trail provides an excellent opportunity for wildlife viewing and tracking. Deer, fox, coyote and even a rare wolf from the Central Wisconsin pack, can be seen here. Exploring the sandstone outcroppings near the top of the mounds and within the forested valleys can be a great outdoor experience.

Facility
The Levis Mound Trail Center includes facilities such as trailhead, water, bathrooms, maps and large parking area.

Guidelines

  • Snowshoers should be aware that some trails are steep.
  • Other trail and forest users may be present and snowshoeing is not recommended during the gun deer season.
  • Walking or snowshoeing on groomed trails is prohibited
  • Dogs are not allowed on groomed cross-country ski trails.
  • Dogs must be on a leash not exceeding 8 feet in length and under immediate control.
  • Picnic areas and public buildings are off limits to pets.

Cost
Snowshoe trails are open throughout the snow season in Clark County. No trail fee required.

Current Snow Conditions

For up to date snow conditions please visit http://www.travelwisconsin.com/snowreport/crosscountry or follow us on Facebook!

Trail Map

Clark County Courthouse
Hours:  8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
517 Court St., Room 301
Neillsville, WI 54456
Phone: (715) 743-5148
Fax: (715) 743-5154