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Wisconsin whitewater, Wolf River

Langlade county, Hollister Road to Langlade section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS I-II     8 miles
  The starting location is a reasonable drive from Appleton, there's a road map further down the page with more info on that. The average Wisconsin whitewater rafting or kayaking river tends to be easier to run than those in other states, so keep in mind that the rivers in this state are less demanding. And of course, there are campgrounds nearby. The wonderful Wisconsin scenery and the playfulness of the water are in themselves reasons enough
    to come here to paddle. On this section you do get some distance, it's perfect for a one day trip. Some people prefer whitewater rafting and some kayaking, either way around here you'll find a large number of good spots.
Great exercise and just hanging out with mother nature will make you glad you came. Not too many hotels nearby, you'll have to drive a bit to get to one, but you'd better reserve in advance because these hotels fill up quick. The Hollister Road to Langlade section of Wolf River in Wisconsin is 8 miles long and is according to American Whitewater a class I-II section of whitewater. The Hollister Road to Langlade section is one of many paddling  
sections in this river system.

Briefly about the general area:
Why not take a refreshing hike along the Popple Ridge Snowmobile Trail, and Sherry Rapids is an inspiring place to have a look at while you're here. During your visit to Wolf River you'll meet some folks from White Lake for sure, and a tour to Wolf River wouldn't be complete without taking a look at Hemlock Rapids. This is such a great river. Wolf River is right by the Popple Ridge Snowmobile Trail. The warmest time of the year brings highs in the 70's to Wolf River with overnight lows in the 50's. The winter comes with highs in the 20's, and nighttime lows all through the winter for Wolf River tend to be in the 0's.

Wolf River, Hollister Road to Langlade road map
Printable road map with the put-in and take-out locations clearly marked.


Detailed Map

Stats for this river stretch

Local weather forecast

These outdoors activities are available near Wolf River.
 Whitewater Near Wolf River:
Whitewater Outfitter - Herb's Wolf River Rafting, Langlade County, 3 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Wolf River, Langlade County, 3 miles away
      Class II(III) - 9.8 miles long (Langlade to Gilmore's Mistake)
Wolf River, Langlade County, 3 miles away
      Class I-II - 8 miles long (Hollister Road to Langlade)
Wolf River, Langlade County, 7 miles away
      Class I-II - 3.2 miles long (Highway 52 to Wolf Road)
Whitewater Outfitter - River Forest Rafts, Langlade County, 8 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Wolf River, Langlade/Menominee County, 9 miles away
      Class II(III) - 5.9 miles long (Gilmore's Mistake to Otter Slide)
Whitewater Outfitter - River Forest Campgrounds, Langlade County, 9 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Wolf River - West Branch, Menominee County, 12 miles away
      Class I-IV - 15 miles long (above Neopit millpond to Wolf River)
Wolf River, Menominee County, 13 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 5.7 miles long (Otter Slide to Big Smokey Falls)
Whitewater Outfitter - Big Smokey Falls Rafting, Menominee County, 16 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
 Ski Areas Near Wolf River:
Ski Brule, Michigan , 40 miles away, 500 foot drop, 11 lifts, 17 runs
Nordic Mountain, Wisconsin , 61 miles away, 265 foot drop, 6 lifts, 14 runs
Granite Peak, Wisconsin , 65 miles away, 700 foot drop, 8 lifts, 74 runs
Norway Mountain, Michigan , 68 miles away, 500 foot drop, 6 lifts, 17 runs
Hidden Valley, Wisconsin , 84 miles away, 200 foot drop, 3 lifts, 7 runs
Sunburst, Wisconsin , 92 miles away, 225 foot drop, 9 lifts, 10 runs
Little Switzerland, Wisconsin , 98 miles away, 200 foot drop, 7 lifts, 15 runs
Cascade Mountain, Wisconsin , 98 miles away, 460 foot drop, 10 lifts, 35 runs
Porcupine Mountain, Michigan , 99 miles away, 641 foot drop, 4 lifts, 15 runs
 Hotels Near Wolf River:
Best Western Crandon Inn & Suites, Crandon , 19 miles away
Super 8 Shawano, Shawano , 25 miles away
Boarders Inn And Suites Of Shawano WI, Shawano , 25 miles away
Shawano Four Seasons Resort, Shawano , 25 miles away
Quality Inn & Suites Shawano, Shawano , 25 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Wolf River:
Jesse's wolf River Lodge, White Lake, 3 miles away
Raft 'n Rest Campgrounds, White Lake, 3 miles away
Wolf River Nicolet Forest Center, White Lake, 7 miles away
 Trails Near Wolf River:
Popple Ridge Snowmobile Trail, Langlade , 6 miles away
Popple Ridge Snowmobile Trail, Langlade , 9 miles away
Eds Lake Trail System, Forest , 13 miles away
 Public Lands Near Wolf River:
Nicolet National Forest, Wisconsin , 34 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Wolf River:
Black Bear Creek Discount Golf, Wabeno , 11 miles away
Quig's Maplewood Golf Course, Pickerel , 13 miles away
Nicolet Country Club, Laona , 18 miles away
 Lakes Near Wolf River
Upper Wapato Lake, Oconto , 9 miles away
Boulder Lake, Oconto , 10 miles away
Arbutus Lake, Forest , 11 miles away

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