Fees Campers at the Trade River Campground need Vehicle Stickers, Camping Fees and Trail passes. Riders parking at the Trade River Day Use Area or North Horse Trail Parking Area need Trail Passes AND VEHICLE STICKERS.
Sites 1 to 20 have electricity Wisconsin Trail Pass $25 annual, $5 daily
All riders 16 and older are required to have a trail pass. An annual pass is $25 a day pass is $5. You can buy passes at the:
1.) Trade River Campground 2.) Governor Knowles State Forest Headquarters at 325 State Road 70 in Grantsburg, Wi 3.) Polk County Information Center in St. Croix Falls, WI at intersection of Hwy 8 & Hwy 35
4.) RNR Tack - 2697 Nevers Dam Road, St. Croix Falls, WI 54024
Hours of Operation
Governor Knowles State Forest equestrian trails are open year round.
Trade River Campground is open year round. However, once the temperature drops below 25 degrees the running water and outhouses are shutdown. Quiet time at the campground starts at 11:00 pm.
- Campers may operate their generators between 7 a.m. and 8 p.m. and only when they are present on the site.
- Permission to operate may be revoked if generator is excessively loud.
- If you’re camping at a site with electrical hook up, you must pay the $10 electric fee whether you use the amenity or not.