Get Outdoors!Date range: Saturday, June 01, 2019 to Saturday, June 01, 2019

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Saturday, June 1, 2019

Hike with the Naturalist

597 days old

Time: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Activities: Hike, Nature study, Plant study
Location: Newport SP

Take advantage of WI State Parks Free Fun weekend with this naturalist led hike. We'll explore Newport, Wisconsin's first designated Wilderness Park and only International Dark Sky Park. Admission is free all weekend at all WI State Parks. Meet at Lot 3.


Newport SP information

Newport State Park, northeast of Ellison Bay, is Wisconsin's only formally-designated wilderness park. With 2,373 acres and 11 miles of Lake Michigan shoreline, the park offers quiet alternatives to bustling Door County. Explore 30 miles of hiking trails with hike-in campsites. There are evergreen and hardwood forests, wetlands and upland meadows.

Mailing Address: 475 County Highway NP, Ellison Bay, Wisconsin 54210

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: Wednesday, December 16, 2020