Potawatomi State Park

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Potawatomi State Park
Wisconsin State Park
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Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Door
Location Sturgeon Bay
 - coordinates 44°51′52″N 87°24′54″W / 44.86444°N 87.41500°W / 44.86444; -87.41500Coordinates: 44°51′52″N 87°24′54″W / 44.86444°N 87.41500°W / 44.86444; -87.41500
Area 1,225 acres (496 ha)
Founded 1928
Management Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
IUCN category V - Protected Landscape/Seascape
Park location in Wisconsin
Website: Potawatomi State Park

Potawatomi State Park is a 1,225-acre (496 ha) Wisconsin state park northwest of the city of Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin. It is located on Sturgeon Bay, a bay of the Bay of Green Bay in Door County. Potawatomi State Park was established in 1928.[1]

Activities and amenities[edit]

  • Trails: The park has several hiking trails and is the eastern terminus of the Ice Age National Scenic Trail. Park trails are used for hiking, bicycling, cross-country, and snowmobiling.[2]
  • Green Bay: The park has two miles of water frontage on Green Bay which provides opportunities for boating, canoeing, and fishing.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Potawatomi State Park". Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. July 19, 2013. Retrieved September 3, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Potawatomi State Park: Activities and recreation". Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. September 3, 2013. Retrieved September 3, 2013. 

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