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Get Outdoors!Date range: Saturday, February 15, 2020 to Saturday, February 15, 2020

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Saturday, February 15, 2020

Turtle River Pursuit

147 days old

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Activities: Cross country ski, Outdoor activity, Race, Snowshoeing
Location: Turtle-Flambeau Scenic Waters Area

If you want to come and enjoy a place of serenity and tranquility come to the Mecca ski trails and enjoy two days of racing with exhilarating competitors. Or for the first-time racer or skier try the family friendly Claire D' Loon Classic Tour. The Wisconsin DNR Turtle Flambeau Scenic Waters Area partners with their local ski group; MECCA ski club. The club grooms skate & classic skiing and snow shoe loops that partially fall on the DNR's Little Turtle Trail on the Little Turtle Flowage, Mercer, WI. MECCA is hosting their annual Turtle River Pursuit on Feb. 15-16. This will be a 11K Classic Leg (Feb. 15) and an 11K Freestyle Leg (Feb. 16). There will also be a NEW Claire D' Loon 5K Classic Tour on Saturday Feb. 15. For more information and to register contact: or call 716-600-1196. Turtle River Pursuit Flyer [PDF]


Turtle-Flambeau Scenic Waters Area information

Undisturbed, wooded shorelines and islands offer the opportunity to boat, camp, fish and enjoy the outdoors in wild and rugged northern Wisconsin. Spread across 40,000 acres in Iron County, the Turtle-Flambeau offers remote campsites accessible by water only.

Mailing Address: 5291N State House Circle, Mercer, Wisconsin 54547

Note: Event dates and times are subject to change or cancellation. Please verify event status, dates and times prior to attendance. Some events, such as candlelight skis/hikes are very popular, and access to these events may be restricted at times when parking capacity has been reached.

Last revised: Friday, June 07, 2019