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Rustic Road 1

Photo near Rustic Road 1

Location: Taylor County. Between WIS 102 and County D near Rib Lake.

Length: 5 miles

Surface: Gravel

Wisconsinís first Rustic Road was dedicated in 1975. A historical marker alongside the road commemorates the designation. R-1 crosses through hills and valleys created by the last Wisconsin glacier nearly 12,000 years ago. Timms Hill National Trail, connecting the nearby Ice Age Trail with R-62 and Timms Hill Observation Tower nine miles to the north, is open year round for hiking, skiing and snowshoeing. A public beach is located at South Harper Lake. Map of Rustic Road 1

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Last modified: December 18, 2012

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