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Newport State Park, northeast of Ellison Bay, is Wisconsin's only Locationformally-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.

Camping Hiking Canoeing and kayaking Bicycling Picnicking Shelters Fishing Hunting Trapping Winter Activities

Contact information
For information, contact:
Newport State Park
475 County Highway NP
Ellison Bay WI 54210

Wisconsin State Park System Newport State Park

Kayakers along the shore of Lake Michigan.

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Reserve campsites at Newport State Park.

Park information


  • Newport State Park is open year-round from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.


Newport State Park is near the tip of the Door County Peninsula off State Highway 42.


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Last revised: Monday October 07 2019