Point Beach State Forest

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Coordinates: 44°12′08″N 87°31′07″W / 44.20222°N 87.51861°W / 44.20222; -87.51861
Point Beach State Forest
Wisconsin State Forest
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Country United States
State Wisconsin
Counties Manitowoc
Location Two Rivers
 - coordinates 44°12′08″N 87°31′07″W / 44.20222°N 87.51861°W / 44.20222; -87.51861
Area 2,903 acres (1,174.8 ha)
Founded 1938
Management Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
IUCN category V - Protected Landscape/Seascape

Point Beach State Forest is a 2,903-acre (1,175 ha) Wisconsin state forest near Two Rivers, Wisconsin in Manitowoc County. The forest is located along 6 miles (9.7 km) of the Lake Michigan coast. Point Beach State Forest was established in 1938.[1] The Point Beach Ridges, a National Natural Landmark, are located within the forest.[2]

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  1. ^ "Wisconsin State Parks History". Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. 2009-05-29. Retrieved 2009-06-05. 
  2. ^ "Point Beach Ridges". Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Retrieved 2012-01-19. 

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