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Pike River
Marinette County.
Pine-Popple River
Florence and Forest Counties.
Totagatic River
Bayfield, Burnett, Sawyer and Washburn Counties.
Public lands
parks, forests, wildlife, fisheries, natural areas, trails, wild rivers and flowages.
click on image for Pine-Popple map

Click on image for Pine-Popple map.

Contact information
For information on the Pine and Popple Wild Rivers, contact:
Jeff Pennucci
Department of Natural Resources
715-365-8949
The Florence Natural Resource and Wild Rivers Interpretive Center [exit DNR]
1-888-889-0049 (toll free)
For emergencies, call 911 or:
Forest County Sheriff
715-478-3331
Florence County Sheriff
715-528-3346

The Pine and Popple Wild RiversWaterfalls

Washburn Falls
Washburn Falls - DNR Photo

Meyer's Falls
Meyer's Falls - DNR Photo

The Pine and Popple Rivers have seven named waterfalls, with the Pine River's 22-foot high LaSalle Falls being the highest and most impressive. Most waterfalls are accessible by foot from either town or county forest roads. A guide pamphlet [exit DNR] [PDF] dealing specifically with waterfalls in Florence County has been developed by the Florence County Forestry and Parks Department and is available at the Florence Natural Resource and Wild Rivers Interpretive Center [exit DNR].

Little Bull Falls, Big Bull Falls, Washburn Falls, and Jennings Falls are located on the Popple River. Meyers Falls, Bull Falls, and LaSalle Falls are located on the Pine River.

Please use portages around waterfalls and rapids!

Last revised: Friday January 03 2014