RecreationAre you looking for things to do on your northern Wisconsin vacation? It takes more than a weekend to explore all that Florence County has to offer. Over 50% of our county land is publicly owned giving you access to outdoor adventure galore. Ride our trails on your ATV/UTV or snowmobile to burn off some stress. Burn some calories hiking, biking, cross country skiing or snowshoeing our trails or blaze your own trail through the woods.
Paddle undeveloped rivers to reconnect with nature. Take your kids geocaching in the Nicolet National Forest to see their excitement at finding the hidden treasure. Enjoy a beautiful day on the water fishing, swimming, waterskiing or kayaking our lakes. Every season brings another palette of color, berry to pick or game to hunt here in the Northwoods. If history is your thing, the Historical Society Museum is a must do.
Keyes Peak Skiing/Tubing
Keyes Peak Ski Hill
The Keyes Peak Ski Hill is CLOSED and provides downhill skiing, snow tubing, snowshoeing and cross country skiing opportunities. However, this recreational area is not only renowned for its winter recreation. It also provides panoramic viewing ffom the area's highest peak in Florence County. It is spectacular in the fall, but definitely breathtakingly beautiful any time of the year. Keyes Peak is located on County Hwy 101 approximately 3 miles south of Florence.
In the spring, summer and fall months the beautiful Keyes Peak Ski Lodge is available for rent to the public. This facility is a wonderful venue for such occassions as weddings, family reunions and graduation parties. With its kitchen facilities, it has become a popular attraction for large parties, with its Northwoods appeal as a rustic log lodge. Click here for lodge rental info.
The Keyes Peak Recreation Area is county owned and operated. For more information contact Florence County Forestry and Parks at 715-528-3207. The hill phone number is 715-528-3228.
Hours of Operation:
Child $ 8.00 (12 and under)
Nite Skiing Special:
Student $ 8.00
Child $ 6.00
Hill Rental (HILL PARTY) $ 75.00 per hour
Includes tubes or ski rentals and lift tickets (Maximum 75 people)
Boots, Skis and Poles $10.00
Boots or Skis $ 5.00
Poles $ 2.00
Tubes (4 hours) $ 5.00
Snowboard Boots $ 7.00
*Rental equipment can only be used with the purchase of a lift ticket.
Daily Rentals do not include the price of a lift ticket.
4960 Hwy. 101, Florence, Wisconsin715-528-3228Map