National Natural Landmarks

Flambeau River Hemlock-Hardwood Forest

Flambeau River Hemlock-Hardwood Forest
Flambeau River Hemlock-Hardwood Forest

Flambeau River Hemlock-Hardwood Forest, located within Flambeau River State Forest, is the best and largest remnant of the old-growth conifer-hardwood forest in Wisconsin. Severely damaged by a windstorm in 1977, the site is in the process of regeneration.

Location: Sawyer County, WI ; Sawyer County, WI

Year designated: 1973

Acres: 391

Ownership: State




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