Black River State Forest Article

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Black River State Forest
IUCN category V (protected landscape/seascape)
Black River State Forest Wisconsin Entrance.jpg
Campgrounds entrance
Map showing the location of Black River State Forest
Map showing the location of Black River State Forest
Map showing the location of Black River State Forest
Map showing the location of Black River State Forest
Location Jackson, Wisconsin, United States
Coordinates 44°18′29″N 90°37′27″W / 44.30806°N 90.62417°W / 44.30806; -90.62417
BLACK RIVER STATE FOREST Latitude and Longitude:

44°18′29″N 90°37′27″W / 44.30806°N 90.62417°W / 44.30806; -90.62417
Area67,070 acres (271.4 km2)
Established1957
Governing body Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

Black River State Forest is a state forest located western half of Jackson County, Wisconsin near Black River Falls, Wisconsin, U.S.A.. It is administered by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. It is at the edge of the Driftless Area of Wisconsin, and is more rugged than what is found in the eastern half of the county.

Entrance sign

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