Newport State Park

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Newport State Park
Wisconsin State Park
NiagaraEscarpmentOutcroppings LakeMichiganShore.jpg
Outcroppings at Newport State Park approximately 10 feet (3.0 m) from Lake Michigan.
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Door
Location Ellison Bay
 - coordinates 45°14′6″N 86°59′39″W / 45.23500°N 86.99417°W / 45.23500; -86.99417Coordinates: 45°14′6″N 86°59′39″W / 45.23500°N 86.99417°W / 45.23500; -86.99417
Area 2,373 acres (960 ha)
Founded 1964
Management Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
IUCN category V - Protected Landscape/Seascape

Newport State Park is a 2,373-acre (960 ha) Wisconsin state park at the tip of Door Peninsula near Ellison Bay, Wisconsin. Protecting 11 miles (18 km) of shoreline on Lake Michigan, Newport is Wisconsin's only wilderness-designated state park.


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