Forest County High Point Trip Report

Sugarbush Hill (1,938 ft)

Date: June 27, 2001
Author: Richard L. Carey

Forest County is in northeastern Wisconsin next to the northern Michigan peninsula.The high point is a hill with a lookout tower and huge microwave tower nearby. It is a drive-up summit. The map of the area is Lake Lucerne, Wisconsin.

Driving Directions

Take highway 8/32 west from the small town of Laona. At 6.3 miles turn left (south) onto Otter Creek Road. Go about 0.2 miles and join the paved Potowatomi Trail (no sign). Turn right and go west for about 0.6 mile and turn left (south) and at about 1.4 miles from highway 8/32 you will reach a turnaround at the lookout tower. The tower was open for climbing and has good views over the forest.