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A Sale of Tax Delinquent Land
A land sale is held yearly if enough parcels are available, and will be advertised in the local newspapers. Listings will also be mailed at this time.

Listings can also be accessed through the following link:
Bough cutting permits
Bough cutting permits on County Forest Land are issued beginning August 1st of each year. The cost of the permit is $100.00.

Access the link below to view permit:

Camp New Wood

Otter Lake Campground

Underdown Campground

Camping on County Forest Land
Firewood Collection
Lincoln County allows firewood collection from closed timber sales on County Forest property.

Firewood collection permits are available at the Forestry, Land and Parks Department with gathering allowed from June 1st through March 15th. Permits are for gathering tops and leftover harvested wood from closed timber sales. Permits can be purchased for $15.00 and are valid for 30 days.

Access the the link below to view a sample permit:


To view firewood permit area maps by Township access the Forms/Documents tab.

New area maps will be added as they become available.
Managed Forest Land
Recreational trail maps available upon request
Prairie Dells Scenic Area
Reserve Park Shelters
Tug Lake Park Shelter
New Wood Park Shelter
Underdown Recreation Area
To access maps and information.

Enjoy horseback riding, hiking, biking, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, hunting, fishing, and snowmobiling.

Cross country skiing requires a **$8.00 Daily Use Fee; Snowshoeing and Fat Biking require a **$5.00 Daily Use Fee or a Winter Season Pass can be purchased for $25.00 at the Lincoln County Forestry, Land and Parks Department office for anyone 16 years of age and older.

Use of the horse or bike trails requires a**$5.00 Daily Use Fee or a
Summer/Fall Season Pass that can be purchased for $15.00 at the Lincoln County Forestry, Land and Parks Department office for anyone 16 years of age and older.
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