Month: June 2018

Peninsula State Park — Part I, Eagle Trail and Terrace, Cliffs Overlooking Green Bay

I’m always a little skeptical of the most popular state parks. I tell myself that they must be so popular for a reason, but still worry the experience won’t be the same with hoards of people. With an estimated 1.2 million visitors in 2016,…

Harrington Beach State Park — the Quarry Lake, the Great Lake, and Wisconsin’s Mining Past.

A chilly late spring afternoon is the setting for the first hiking┬áplus camping trip of the year. With high temperatures in the lower 60’s and the promise to be colder and windier on the lake, we planned to make the most of the weekend….