NCT chapter to host hikes

MARQUETTE – The North Country Trail Hikers Chapter of the North Country Trail Association will host a hike of the Wetmore Pond Spur Trails at 1 p.m. Sunday. Participants will meet at the Tourist Park Noque/North Country Trail Head just north of the Dead River Bridge on County Road 550 to car pool up to Wetmore Pond. There are several alternatives for hikes including out to the Lily Pond, to Wetmore Pond through the Old Growth Trail or to the Marsh Trail.

The public, including families, are welcome; dress for the weather and bring bug dope, water and cameras.

Two additional hikes are planned for Aug. 25 on the Harlow Lake Trails and Sept. 22 on the Laughing Whitefish Falls Spur Trail.

For more information or to sign up, email Lorana Jinkerson at or call 226-6210.