2003 WISCONSIN ACT 248
An Act to create 30.26 (4) of the statutes; relating to: suspending the Department of Natural Resources rule related to limits on bridges over wild rivers.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
30.26 (4) of the statutes is created to read:
30.26 (4) Restriction on department. (a) The department may not prohibit the crossing of a bridge over a wild river by an all-terrain vehicle traveling on an all-terrain vehicle trail, as defined under s. 23.33 (1) (d), or by a snowmobile traveling on a snowmobile trail, as defined under s. 350.01 (17) that is constructed in any of the following locations:
1. Along the Nicolet State Trail where the trail crosses the existing railroad trestle over the Pine River and the Popple River.
3. In Florence County along County Highway N where the trail would cross the Pine River.
(b) The state shall permit all-terrain vehicles and snowmobiles to travel in a corridor across any state land that separates an all-terrain vehicle trail or a snowmobile trail and the bridges constructed at the locations listed under par. (a).