Potawatomi State Park Article

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Potawatomi State Park
IUCN category V (protected landscape/seascape)
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Map showing the location of Potawatomi State Park
Map showing the location of Potawatomi State Park
Park location in Wisconsin
Map showing the location of Potawatomi State Park
Map showing the location of Potawatomi State Park
Potawatomi State Park (the US)
Location Door, Wisconsin, United States
Coordinates 44°51′52″N 87°24′54″W / 44.86444°N 87.41500°W / 44.86444; -87.41500
POTAWATOMI STATE PARK Latitude and Longitude:

44°51′52″N 87°24′54″W / 44.86444°N 87.41500°W / 44.86444; -87.41500
Area1,225 acres (4.96 km2)
Established1928
Governing body Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Website Potawatomi State Park

Potawatomi State Park is a 1,225-acre (496 ha) Wisconsin state park northwest of the city of Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin. It is located on Sturgeon Bay, a bay of the Bay of Green Bay in Door County. Potawatomi State Park was established in 1928. [1]

Activities and amenities

  • Trails: The park has several hiking trails and is the eastern terminus of the Ice Age National Scenic Trail. Park trails are used for hiking, bicycling, cross-country, and snowmobiling. [2]
  • Green Bay: The park has two miles of water frontage on Green Bay which provides opportunities for boating, canoeing, and fishing.

References

  1. ^ "Potawatomi State Park". Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. July 19, 2013. Retrieved September 3, 2013.
  2. ^ "Potawatomi State Park: Activities and recreation". Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. September 3, 2013. Retrieved September 3, 2013.

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