Forestry & Recreation

Jake Walcisak, County Forest Administrator
Jordan Lutz, Assistant County Forest Administrator
Christina Schuld, Administrative Support

Location & Mailing Address:
224 South Second Street
Medford, WI 54451

Phone: 715.748.1486
Fax: 715.748.1415

Snowmobile & Winter ATV Trail Map
ATV-UTV Route Map
Price-Taylor Rail Trail
WI County Forest Association
WI DNR – Division of Forestry
Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest
Pirus Range Shooting Hours
Taylor County Tourism

*Office is located on the Main Floor of the Courthouse


The Forest and Recreation Department is responsible for all aspects of management and operation of the county forest, to include timber sales, special use permits, land acquisition, wildlife habitat, forest roads and recreational uses.  Other aspects included are the operation and maintenance of the county ATV and snowmobile trail systems.

Taylor County generally has two timber sales per year.  One in the spring and one in the fall.  If you wish to be on the contractor list, contact the Forestry Department.



Taylor County Forest Annual Work Plan
2017 [click here]

Taylor County Forest Annual Work Plan
2016 [click here]

Taylor County Forest and Recreation Accomplishment Report
2015 [click here]