Old-Growth Forest Database

County by County Listing


(*)50 Best Old-growth Sites

(+)50 Best-of-the-Rest


Ashland County

*Apostle Islands: Outer Island and others

+St. Peter’s Dome SNA

Bayfield County

*Drummond Woods SNA

*Forest Lodge RNA and Fairyland SNA

*Frog Bay Tribal National Park

*Lake Owen Hardwoods SNA

+Camp Nine Pines SNA/RNA

+Houghton Falls SNA

+Nourse Sugarbush SNA

+Porcupine Lake Wilderness

+Rainbow Lake Wilderness

Burnett County

+Brant Brook Pines SNA

Crawford County

+Kickapoo Wild Woods SNA

Dane County

*Olson Oak Woods SNA

Door County

*Door Bluff Headlands County Park

*Ellison Bluff SNA

*Peninsula State Park – Sven’s Bluff and Eagle Bluff

*Toft Point SNA

+Meridian Park SNA

+Newport State Park

+Ridges Sanctuary SNA

+Southern Door School Forest

Douglas County

*Superior Municipal Forest

+ Brule River

Florence County

*Fox Maple Woods SNA

+Lauterman Lake SNA and Lost Lake

+Whisker Lake Wilderness

Fond du Lac County

*Waupun Park Maple Forest SNA

Forest County

*Alvin Creek Headwaters SNA

*Argonne Experimental Forest SNA

*Bastile Lake SNA

*Franklin and Butternut Lakes SNA

*Giant White Pine Grove SNA

*North Otter Creek SNA

*Pat Shay Lake SNA

*Scott Lake and Shelp Lake SNA

+ Anvil Lake Trail SNA

+Haymeadow Flowage SNA

+Headwaters Wilderness

+Rat Lake Swamp and Popple River Headwaters SNA

+Wabikon Lake SNA

Grant County

*Wyalusing State Park

Green County

*Abraham Woods SNA

Iowa County

*Pine Relicts: Pine Cliff SNA and Ridgeway Pine Relict SNA

Iron County

*Catherine Lake Hemlock-Hardwoods SNA

*Frog Lake and Pines SNA

*Island Lake Hemlocks SNA

*Moose Lake SNA

+Bass Lake Preserve SNA

+DuPage Lake Peatlands SNA

+Lipp Lake Trail

+North Bass Lake Hemlock-hardwoods

+Uller Trail

Marathon County

+Big Eau Pleine Woods SNA

Menominee County

*Menominee Forest

Milwaukee County

*Cudahy Woods SNA

Oconto County

*Cathedral Pines SNA

Oneida County

*Enterprise Hemlocks SNA

*Germain Hemlocks SNA

*Holmboe Conifer Forest SNA

*Kemp Woods

+Finnerud Pines SNA

+Hemlock Lake/Raven Trail

+Ripco Road Hemlocks

+Squirrel River Pines SNA and Minocqua Winter Park “Tall Pines”

+Tomahawk Lake Hemlocks SNA

+Two Lakes Pine-Oak SNA

Ozaukee County

*Kurtz Woods SNA

Polk County

+Interstate Park

Portage County

+Little Bear Hemlocks SNA

+New Hope Pines SNA

Price County

*Doering Woods SNA

*Foulds Creek SNA/RNA

*Memorial Grove SNA/RNA

*Patterson Hemlocks SNA

*Tucker Lake Hemlocks SNA/RNA

+Headwater Lakes SNA

+North Fork Pines SNA

Rusk County

+Skinner Creek Hardwoods SNA

Sauk County

*Baraboo Hills: Baxter’s Hollow SNA and Hemlock Draw SNA

Sawyer County

+Flambeau River Hardwood Forest SNA

+Oxbow Pines SNA

+Uhrenholdt Pines SNA

Shawano County

*Jung Hemlock-Beech Forest SNA

Taylor County

+Gerstberger Pines County Park

+Mondeaux Hardwoods SNA

+Perkinstown Hemlocks SNA

+Richter Lake Hemlocks SNA

Vernon County

*Mt. Pisgah Hemlock-Hardwoods SNA

Vilas County

*Dunn Lake Pines SNA

*Guido Rahr Sr. Tenderfoot Forest Preserve

*Lake Alva Birch-Hemlock Forest SNA

*Lake Laura Hardwoods SNA

*Plum Lake Hemlock Forest SNA

*Van Vliet Hemlocks SNA

+Bittersweet Lakes SNA

+Blackjack Springs Wilderness Area

+Catherine Wolter Wilderness Area/Border Lakes SNA

+Chippewa Trail SNA

+Conserve School

+Echo Lake SNA

+Lost Canoe SNA

Washburn County

*Totagatic Highlands Hemlocks SNA

Waukesha County

*Muskego Park Hardwoods SNA

+Fox River Park

Waupaca County

+Tellock’s Hill Woods SNA