475 City Road NP, Ellison Bay Wisconsin 54210
Managed with a wilderness philosophy, the park's 2,440 acres of forests and 11 miles of Lake Michigan shoreline offer quiet alternatives to bustling Door County. The park offers 2 self-guided nature trails, 30 hiking trails, 15 mountain bike trails, 23 cross-country ski trails, nature center and a naturalist program. Swimming, canoeing, fishing, backpacking, camping and bird watching are favorite activities.
The park offers handicap accessible picnic and camping areas.
Other Wisconsin State Parks nearby:
(Oconto) Copper Culture State Park
(Ellison Bay) Newport State Park
(Fish Creek) Peninsula State Park
(Sturgeon Bay) Potawatomi State Park
(Washington) Rock Island State Park
(Sturgeon Bay) Whitefish Dunes State Park
12/10 Coming to The Ellison Bay area
MorelFest Boyne City MI May16-19 Each May, Boyne City fills with hundreds of mushroom lovers from around the country who come seeking that elusive delicacy-the marvelous morel.
Darboy Chickenfest Darboy WI June21-23 Free entertainment. Chicken dance contests with prizes. Pizza eating contest.
National Cherry Festival Traverse City MI June29-July6 The Grand Traverse region, known for its world-record tart cherry harvest, bursts with visitors eager to savor the flavor of cherries tucked into everything imaginable.
Charlevoix Venetian Festival Charlevoix MI July20-27 What began as a simple candle-lit boat parade has grown into a week-long flurry of color and pageantry that highlights the summer season and attracts tens of thousands of visitors.
Ishpeming's Italian Fest Ishpeming MI July27 Visitors can once again enjoy homemade Italian food cooked by the Valela sisters (Teresa Bertucci, Catherine Carlson, Clara Joseph and Mary Jacobson). In addition, various vendors will be serving cudighis, Italian sandwiches, hot dogs, sno cones, ice cream novelties and much more.
Brat Days Sheboygan WI August1-3 Sheboygan Jaycees present the 60th annual Johnsonville Brat Days. All shows will be free this year.