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Get Outdoors!Date range: Sunday, September 09, 2018 to Sunday, September 09, 2018

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Sunday, September 9, 2018

Tour the Seth Peterson Cottage

533 days old

Time: 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Activity: History
Location: Mirror Lake SP

Nestled in the woods of the state park on a cliff overlooking Mirror Lake sits the Frank Lloyd Wright designed Seth Peterson Cottage. The Seth Peterson Cottage Conservancy volunteers will take a guided tour of the cottage and share its history. From its commission to the State Park purchase to the beautiful restoration. Tours are approximately 20 minutes in length with the last tour starting at 3:30 p.m. Admission to the cottage tour is $5 per person with the proceeds going to the SPCC for continued upkeep of the cottage and park support. The cottage is located just west of the Park Office at E9982 Fern Dell Road, look for the red gate. For more information you can visit their website at [Exit DNR].


Mirror Lake SP information

This park is named for its centerpiece, a lake which often is so Locationcalm that not a ripple marks its surface. The lake reflects a wooded shoreline with cliffs up to 50 feet high, a swimming beach, and wetlands that are home to a variety of wildlife. The park's 2,200 acres includes several picnic areas, wooded campsites, summer rentals, and a cabin for people with disabilities.

Mailing Address: E10320 Fern Dell Rd., Baraboo, Wisconsin 53913

Note: Event dates and times are subject to change or cancellation. Please verify event status, dates and times prior to attendance. Some events, such as candlelight skis/hikes are very popular, and access to these events may be restricted at times when parking capacity has been reached.

Last revised: Friday, June 07, 2019