Cylon Marsh and Cylon Wildlife Area

Cylon Marsh is a 513-acre site leased by the DNR. It is located on the northern end of Cylon Wildlife Area, a 2,345-acre property. The combination of the two provides marsh, old fields, woodlands and wetlands for a good variety of wildlife. Woodcock can be observed during their courtship flights in the spring. Ruffed Grouse, pheasants and a variety of waterfowl can also be found here. Birding along the trails will produce Song Sparrows, Eastern Kingbirds and Willow Flycatchers. Abundant wild berries grow here.

Cylon Marsh and Cylon Wildlife Area map

Directions: From Deer Park, travel south on Hwy 46 for .5 mile to 222nd Avenue. Turn left and travel 1 mile to the property.

Gazetteer: Page 71, C-6 (prior to 10th edition). | Page 41, D-5 (10th edition).

Phone: 715/684-2914 (Baldwin WDNR).

Web site: WDNR Cylon Marsh Wildlife Area

Signature Species: Woodcock and Ruffed Grouse.

Seasonality: Open all year.

Parking: Parking lots provided in several locations.

Nearest food & lodging: Deer Park or New Richmond.