Mountain Biking

Big terrain or trails- Rice Lake Area has a lot to offer every mountain biking enthusiast!  Our area terrain invites those ready for a challenge or just a relaxing ride!  Come try it out and remember your biking checklist:  map; route and expected return time, bring tool and patch kit; consider binoculars and camera; respect the land; stay safe; carry water, high energy snacks, helmet and rain gear.  Have a fabulous time!

Blue Hills Trail System – 20 mi
Rolling trails wind their way past small streams and through forests sprinkled with red and white pines, balsam and hemlock. During the winter, this is one of the top cross-country ski trail systems in Wisconsin. From Rice Lake, head east on Highway C (Sawyer Street) 10 miles to the Barron-Rusk County Line where Barron County Highway C becomes Rusk County Highway O. Continue on Highway O another 10 miles to Fire Lane Road. Head north on Fire Lane Road 2 ½ miles. Get map and more information.

Cedar Side Trail – 4 mi
The Cedar Side Trail runs alongside the Red Cedar River, offering beautiful views and a serene walking, jogging or biking experience.

Pipestone Quarry Trails – 3 mi
This NEW Trail system is part of the expanding CORBA trail network. The trail is East of Rice Lake approx. 7 miles at 1971 27 ½ st. This trail weaves thru Northern Hardwood forest, up and down over exposed ledgerock and more. More trails being added.