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Peninsula State Park

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Address: 9462 Shore Road, P.O. Box 218, Fish Creek, WI 54212-0218
Phone Number: (920) 868-3258
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Activities: Biking, Sunbathing, Hiking
Description: This park's 3,775 acres have miles of hiking and biking trails, and clean...
This park's 3,775 acres have miles of hiking and biking trails, and clean, uncrowded beaches.
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Fun fall weekend

my fiance and I made our first trek up to door county and spent a lot of our time hiking, biking and exploring Peninsula State Park. Great selection of trails and paths. The view... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 26, 2015
Darrin A
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Stoughton, Wisconsin
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Stoughton, Wisconsin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

my fiance and I made our first trek up to door county and spent a lot of our time hiking, biking and exploring Peninsula State Park. Great selection of trails and paths. The view from Eagle Tower is one of a kind. All the trails and maps are well labeling, making it nearly impossible to get lost.

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Rockford, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

We usually drive through & stop for views, pictures, relaxation. The old cemetery was a surprise! We enjoyed a play, "full house" under the stars.

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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104 reviews 104 reviews
22 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Walking or snow shoeing your way through frozen, forested landscapes with views of the bay. Not a bad way to spend a little time away from it all. Love our State Parks, and this is no exception!

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Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We saw 1 bald eagle, climbed the eagle tower, and had fun zooming around on our bikes looking at the gorgeous leaves. Water is around this park, so many scenic spots for pictures. Scenic yet there are people around so you feel safe. Campers are here all year long so hard core.

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Midwest, USA
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71 reviews 71 reviews
10 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Peninsula State Park is, in a word, beautiful. It has something for everyone: bird watchers, campers, golfers, hikers, kayakers, light house aficionados, picnickers, snowshoers, etc. We enjoy driving along Shore Drive, which is very close to the waters of Green Bay. The park is large, and spans the bay between Ephraim and Fish Creek. One can enter the park in... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Great place to hike and the views are outstanding! Taking the trolley thru the park is also a great way to see the park.

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Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

If you're anywhere near Fish Creek and Door county, you have to spend some time in "The Park." I've been there dozens of times and done almost everything the park has to offer, but there are a few truly incredible gems that stand out: 1) Hiking. No difficult hikes, really, but many family friendly hikes. The best is the Eagle... More 

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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33 reviews 33 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I came to Door County to participate in the Century Bike Tour. One of our rest stops was in Peninsula State Park. The ride through the park and the view as I stopped to rest/snack was exceptional. The following day, my husband and I biked through the park on a more leisurely trip; so much to see and share!

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Chicago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We were able to walk to the park, but one day we decided to drive so we could go through the whole park and see the fall colors. There is a fee, but it is nominal and well worth the amount. We stopped at places that were photo friendly and took hikes when we found an appealing trail. Our day... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Went the last weekend most of the campsites were open this season and the park was totally booked! It was great to see so many people out enjoying the outdoors. The park is very pretty and has some good hiking and biking trails.

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