This large park just outside of Appleton has something for every taste. Some of the unique features you find here are views of the Niagara Escarpment, Indian Effigy Mounds, and a marina. It has a generously sized campground and one of the best playgrounds I’ve seen at a state park. The observation tower gives anContinue reading “Planning a trip to High Cliff State Park”
Category Archives: Wisconsin State Parks
Explore Copper Falls! What to do for a weekend.
Copper Falls State Park in the northern part of the state is one of the most amazing parks in Wisconsin! The most popular and impressive area of Copper Falls is the Doughboy Trail which offers several views of the local falls but don’t count out the rest of this park. There are 17 miles ofContinue reading “Explore Copper Falls! What to do for a weekend.”
Exploring Pattison State Park
Pattison State Park has two amazing waterfall to explore. Both are close to parking areas so you don’t have to hike hours to see them but if you love to hike, you can take the trail between them and get a more in depth view of the park. There is a campground and a fewContinue reading “Exploring Pattison State Park”
Roche-A-Cri Wisconsin State Park
At Roche-A-Cri State Park is a beautiful and less busy park in the center of the state. My favorite part is the large staircase offering great views of the surrounding landscape. Roche-A-Cri also boasts petroglyphs and pictographs which is an interesting but fairly short stop. There are mostly rustic campsites available and several miles ofContinue reading “Roche-A-Cri Wisconsin State Park”
Rib Mountain in the Fall-A perfect place to see the colors
The temperatures are dropping and the air is getting crisp. The Apple orchards are opening and soon the leaves will start dropping. Don’t miss your chance to enjoy the beautiful fall colors. Rib Mountain State Park in the fall is the perfect place to enjoy the beauty of Wisconsin in Autumn. If you are lookingContinue reading “Rib Mountain in the Fall-A perfect place to see the colors”
Planning a trip to Brunet Island State park
Brunet Island State Park includes an entire island and offers some of the best water access to a campsite that I’ve seen! You can literally paddle your kayaks up to your campsite. This is a GREAT park for family biking.
Straight Lake State Park
Straight Lake State Park, where you can find serenity, seclusion, and solitude. This park is a gem for those looking to get away from the crowds and enjoy the beauty of Wisconsin. There are endless places in the park to find a spot to sit and listen to the birds, the crickets, and gentle rustlingContinue reading “Straight Lake State Park”
Spending a weekend at Lake Wissota State Park
Bring your bikes, tents, hiking boots, swim suits and camera. Lake Wissota State Park is a 1,000+ acre park that has a little bit of everything!
Weekend Guide: what to do at Wisconsin’s Interstate State Park
The rocky outlooks of this Wisconsin’s Interstate State Park are unbelievable! If you are looking for amazing views and enjoy traversing uneven terrain, look no further! Interstate State Park is also an amazing place for paddling and boating as it is on the Saint Croix National Scenic Riverway. If the views from the trails aren’tContinue reading “Weekend Guide: what to do at Wisconsin’s Interstate State Park”
WiscoExplorer and the Wisconsin State Parks
Wisconsin’s state parks really highlight the natural beauty of our state. There are so many options, how do you choose? Here at WiscoExplorer, we are working towards seeing ALL the parks. I have a list below with a brief description of the state park and a link to the post if I’ve written about itContinue reading “WiscoExplorer and the Wisconsin State Parks”