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Huron National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: (906)-586-9851 Email: huron@fws.gov Distance: 12.33 miles

The beacon of Lighthouse Island gleams into the Northern Michigan night from its lonely vantage point three miles off the south shore of Lake Superior. Lighthouse Island, or West Huron, is the second largest of eight islands comprising the Huron Islands National Wildlife Refuge. Despite their small size, totalling only 147 acres, the remoteness and primitive quality of these islands ha...

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Mccormick Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 13.56 miles

The McCormick Wilderness now contains a total of 17,206 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Michigan. In 1987 the McCormick Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...in...

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Keweenaw Waterway National Park

5 Activites Phone: (218)-720-5271 Distance: 25.04 miles

At the upper and lower entrances of the Keweenaw Waterway Project on the Portage River in the Keweenaw Peninsula, Houghton County, Michigan, are two harbors of refuge. Recreational areas managed by State and local agencies at the upper entrance include boating, swimming, and picnic facilities. The lower entrance, Portage Entry, has a restroom facility and a boat launch.

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Sturgeon River Gorge Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 29.83 miles

The Sturgeon River Gorge Wilderness now contains a total of 14,729 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Michigan. In 1987 the Sturgeon River Gorge Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitud...

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Keweenaw National Historical Park

8 Activites Email: KEWE_Information@nps.gov Distance: 30.53 miles

From 7,000 years ago to the 1900s people mined Keweenaw copper. Native peoples made copper into tools and trade items. Investors and immigrants arrived in the 1800s in a great mineral rush, developing thriving industries and cosmopolitan communities. Though the mines have since closed, their mark is still visible on the land and people.

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Ottawa National Forest Park

13 Activites Email: bsalonen@fs.fed.us Distance: 56.23 miles

The nearly one million acres of the Ottawa National Forest are located in the western Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The National Forest extends from the south shore of Lake Superior to the Wisconsin border. The area is rich in wildlife viewing opportunities; breathtaking views of rolling hills dotted with lakes, rivers and waterfalls; and spectacular fall colors. You have to see it to believe it--c...

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Whisker Lake Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 62.85 miles

The Whisker Lake Wilderness now contains a total of 7,345 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Wisconsin. In 1978 the Whisker Lake Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of ...

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Rock River Canyon Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 65.25 miles

The Rock River Canyon Wilderness now contains a total of 4,640 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Michigan. In 1987 the Rock River Canyon Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In a...

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Sylvania Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 68.95 miles

The Sylvania Wilderness now contains a total of 18,434 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Michigan. In 1987 the Sylvania Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...incr...

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Blackjack Springs Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 74.27 miles

The Blackjack Springs Wilderness now contains a total of 5,886 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Wisconsin. In 1978 the Blackjack Springs Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In ...

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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore Park

Rank: 98 9 Activites Phone: (906)-387-3700 Email: piro_information@nps.gov Distance: 78.96 miles

Sandstone cliffs, beaches, sand dunes, waterfalls, lakes, forest, and shoreline beckon you to visit Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Hiking, camping, sightseeing, and four season outdoor opportunities abound. The lakeshore hugs the Lake Superior shoreline for more than 40 miles. Lake Superior is the largest, deepest, coldest, and most pristine of all the Great Lakes.

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Headwaters Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 80.21 miles

The Headwaters Wilderness now contains a total of 18,188 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Wisconsin. In 1984 the Headwaters Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of ".....

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Isle Royale Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 85.85 miles

The Isle Royale Wilderness now contains a total of 132,018 acres and is managed by the National Park Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Michigan. In 1976 the Isle Royale Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an a...

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Isle Royale National Park

Rank: 336 9 Activites Email: ISRO_ParkInfo@nps.gov Distance: 86.72 miles

Explore a rugged, isolated island where wolves and moose abound, far from the sights and sounds of civilization. Surrounded by Lake Superior, Isle Royale offers unparalleled solitude and adventures for backpackers, hikers, boaters, kayakers, canoeists and scuba divers. Here, amid stunning scenic beauty, you'll find opportunities for reflection and discovery, and make memories that last a lifetime.

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Hiawatha National Forest Park

11 Activites Email: Mailroom_R9_Hiawatha@fs.fed.us Distance: 89.51 miles

2014 Superior Wildlands Visitor NewspaperWelcomeWhen you first enter the Hiawatha National Forest, look around. At first glance, you'll see a forest with abundant wildlife, miles of rivers and streams, and dozens of waterfalls. You'll see a forest that touches the scenic shorelines and beaches of three Great Lakes, and is home to six historic lighthouses. You'll see historical structures, archaeol...

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Hiawatha National Forest Park

11 Activites Email: Mailroom_R9_Hiawatha@fs.fed.us Distance: 89.51 miles

2014 Superior Wildlands Visitor NewspaperWelcomeWhen you first enter the Hiawatha National Forest, look around. At first glance, you'll see a forest with abundant wildlife, miles of rivers and streams, and dozens of waterfalls. You'll see a forest that touches the scenic shorelines and beaches of three Great Lakes, and is home to six historic lighthouses. You'll see historical structures, archaeol...

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Big Island Lake Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 89.95 miles

The Big Island Lake Wilderness now contains a total of 5,856 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Michigan. In 1987 the Big Island Lake Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an ag...

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Seney Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 101.46 miles

The Seney Wilderness now contains a total of 25,150 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Michigan. In 1970 the Seney Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...i...

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Grand Portage National Monument Park

Rank: 235 4 Activites Email: GRPO_interpretation@nps.gov Distance: 104.79 miles

Travel into the past to discover the present. Explore the history of Ojibwe people and the North West Company of the North American fur trade. Follow pathways into a distant time. Take in the sights and smells of a bustling depot reconstructed over its original footprint. Listen for the echo of the drum over Grand Portage Bay.

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Seney National Wildlife Refuge Park

8 Activites Phone: (906)-586-9851 Email: seney@fws.gov Distance: 107.49 miles

Seney National Wildlife Refuge has been shaped by forces of nature and humans and reflects the evolving face of preservation, conservation, and restoration. Its creation story tells of features left by the glacier in the surrounding area known as the Great Manistique Swamp, and of the land's recovery from the human impact of logging and farming. Here the sun reflects off life-giving wate...

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Green Bay National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: (920)-387-2658 Email: greenbayrefuge@fws.gov Distance: 121.25 miles

Hog Island, at 2 acres, is the lone component of the Green Bay National Wildlife Refuge. The island is located in Lake Michigan, east of Washington Island, in Door County, Wisconsin. The island was set aside by Executive Order in 1913 as a preserve and breeding ground for native birds. Along with Gravel Island National Wildlife Refuge, Green Bay Refuge makes up the Wisconsin Islands Wild...

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Gravel Island National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: (920)-387-2658 Email: gravelisland@fws.gov Distance: 124.46 miles

Gravel (4 acres) and Spider (23 acres) islands comprise the Gravel Island National Wildlife Refuge. These islands are located in Lake Michigan, approximately 1 mile east of the northern tip of the Door County peninsula, Wisconsin. Along with Green Bay National Wildlife Refuge, Gravel Island Refuge is part of the Wisconsin Islands Wilderness Area, which, at 29 acres, is one of the smallest ...

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Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Park

Rank: 199 10 Activites Phone: (715)-779-3397 Email: apis_webmaster@nps.gov Distance: 125.25 miles

Along windswept beaches and cliffs, visitors experience where water meets land and sky, culture meets culture, and past meets present. The 21 islands and 12 miles of mainland host a unique blend of cultural and natural resources. Lighthouses shine over Lake Superior and the new wilderness areas. Visitors can hike, paddle, sail, or cruise to experience these Jewels of Lake Superior.

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Whittlesey Creek National Wildlife Refuge Park

5 Activites Phone: (715)-685-9983 Email: whittleseycreek@fws.gov Distance: 133.30 miles

Whittlesey Creek National Wildlife Refuge is part of a large wetland complex on Lake Superior, near Ashland, Wisconsin. These coastal wetlands are a significant part of the wildlife habitat and aquatic resources of the south shore of Lake Superior. The refuge was established in 1999, and it is still being created. Its purpose is to protect, restore, and manage coastal wetland and spring-f...

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Porcupine Lake Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 145.92 miles

The Porcupine Lake Wilderness now contains a total of 4,292 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Wisconsin. In 1984 the Porcupine Lake Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age...

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