Rt. 1, Box 118A, Washington Wisconsin 54246
Take the ferry to this primitive Lake Michigan island park that LaSalle and Hennepin visited in the Griffon in 1679. The stone buildings were built by a wealthy inventor between 1910 and 1930.
Other Wisconsin State Parks nearby:
(Ellison Bay) Newport State Park
(Fish Creek) Peninsula State Park
(Washington) Rock Island State Park
(Sturgeon Bay) Whitefish Dunes State Park
12/15 Coming to The Washington 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.
Calumet County Fair Chilton WI August30-September2 Each year on Labor Day weekend, the "Biggest Little Fair in Wisconsin" can be found in Calumet County.