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Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Park

Rank: 199 10 Activites Phone: (715)-779-3397 Email: apis_webmaster@nps.gov Distance: 9.19 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: 25.65 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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Rainbow Lake Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 44.66 miles

The Rainbow Lake Wilderness now contains a total of 6,583 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Wisconsin. In 1975 the Rainbow 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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Porcupine Lake Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 47.98 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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North Shore Scenic Drive National Park

Phone: (612)-296-5029 Email: cvb@visitduluth.com Distance: 58.60 miles

This byway follows the majestic shoreline of Lake Superior, the world's largest freshwater lake. Experience some of the most spectacular scenery in the country. The drive provides access to eight state parks, and the Superior National Forest and offers unlimited opportunities to enjoy the outdoors in all seasons.

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Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 66.50 miles

The Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness now contains a total of 810,088 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Minnesota. In 1964 the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportuniti...

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Duluth-Superior Harbor National Park

3 Activites Phone: (218)-720-5271 Distance: 68.68 miles

At the western end of Lake Superior, Duluth-Superior Harbor offers a close view of commercial shipping, lighthouses, a park, and a lakewalk. The Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center exhibits the Corps' role in harbor and connecting channel development. All aspects of shipping are displayed with ship artifacts, scale models, and a full size pilot house replica. School and community group prog...

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Lake Superior Estuarine Research Reserve National Park

3 Activites Phone: (715)-392-3141 Distance: 75.12 miles

The 16,697-acre Lake Superior Reserve is a combination of four distinct land areas and portions of connecting waterways in Douglas County, in the northwest corner of Wisconsin where the St. Louis River flows into Lake Superior. Each area possesses its own combination of habitats. The Reserve includes uplands and submerged lands; riparian and riverine habitat; riverine islands; emergent freshwater ...

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Sylvania Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 83.93 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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Superior National Forest Park

12 Activites Email: R9_superior_NF@fs.fed.us Distance: 85.10 miles

The Superior National Forest offers a wide variety  of recreational opportunities from RV camping to hiking in secluded woodlands, from canoeing to hunting.  All are chances to get outside, explore, and enjoy your national forest.Among your opportunities are:Hiking, hunting, fishing, biking, horseback riding, cross-country skiing, snowmobile and ATV riding, or observing nature along 2000 miles o...

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Grand Portage National Monument Park

Rank: 235 4 Activites Email: GRPO_interpretation@nps.gov Distance: 86.12 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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Ottawa National Forest Park

13 Activites Email: bsalonen@fs.fed.us Distance: 96.93 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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Sturgeon River Gorge Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 98.19 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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Lake Vermilion Public Islands National Park

1 Activites Phone: (414)-297-4400 Email: mfo_web_general@blm.gov Distance: 98.77 miles

America's Outdoors is a public information center that provides recreation information on national, state, and local outdoor areas; environmental education materials; and a professional staff to assist with citizen-based conservation projects. The Center also has automated General Land Office Records documenting the transfer of lands from U.S. ownership to private landowners. These services are pr...

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Blackjack Springs Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 101.97 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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Keweenaw Waterway National Park

5 Activites Phone: (218)-720-5271 Distance: 104.05 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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Keweenaw National Historical Park

8 Activites Email: KEWE_Information@nps.gov Distance: 109.21 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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Isle Royale Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 112.76 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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Headwaters Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 114.16 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 National Park

Rank: 336 9 Activites Email: ISRO_ParkInfo@nps.gov Distance: 118.90 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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Mississippi River Headwaters - Sandy Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (218)-426-3482 Distance: 123.12 miles

The Headwaters Lakes Project is located in Minnesota?s lake country. Campfires and sunsets and the peacefulness of the water make each day a special event. The dams were originally constructed of native materials (earthen embankments filled with puddled clay, and timber control structures) in the early 1880s, except Gull Lake, which was constructed in 1912, using concrete. Sandy Lake Dam had the n...

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Great River Road - Minnesota National Park

Phone: (763)-212-8556 Distance: 124.95 miles

Explore the Mississippi from the headwaters of Lake Itasca through unique landscapes of northern forests, central lakes, rolling farmland, metropolitan Minneapolis/St. Paul, and scenic bluff country. Relive history aboard a nostalgic steamboat. Fish the shores of Minnesota's many waters. Savor the culture of the Twin Cities and robust river towns.

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Whisker Lake Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 127.20 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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Rice Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

6 Activites Phone: (218)-768-2402 Email: ricelake@fws.gov Distance: 127.37 miles

The 18,064-acre Rice Lake National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1935 and is located in the scenic forest and bog area of northern Minnesota. Visitors can enjoy a range of habitats, including lake, river, bog and hardwood forest. The Refuge's history centers around the 4,500-acre Rice Lake which, for thousands of years, has supplied an abundant wild rice crop. Each fall, the bountiful...

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Mccormick Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 129.71 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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