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Copper Falls State Park

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Address: 36764 Copper Falls Road, Mellen, WI 54546
Phone Number: 715-274-5123
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Seeing is Believing

My favorite Wisconsin Falls location. A reasonable hike takes you through some amazing views. We camped there, so we walked the trail at 3 distinctly different times of the day... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Great state park. Like most parks in Wisconsin the trails were well groomed and clearly marked. They don't allow dogs and it doesn't say it anywhere on-line that I could find, fortunately we decided to keep ours at home that day. At least you know there won't be any droppings to dodge. The trails are not handicap friendly at all,... More 

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Bristol, Wisconsin
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW via mobile

Dogs are not allowed on any trails that lead to the falls. There is a pet picnic area where leashed dogs were allowed or they could be walled on roads and through camp grounds. I'm sure the falls are beautiful, but was not able to see them.

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Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

My favorite Wisconsin Falls location. A reasonable hike takes you through some amazing views. We camped there, so we walked the trail at 3 distinctly different times of the day. The misty foggy morning was the most amazing. A WI bucket list location for everyone.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I only stopped for a brief time, and so I did the waterfall loop, and was blown away by the views! So many opportunities to see the power of water. While Copper Falls itself is impressive, although not as much as it used to be, (if you go to the park and read the signs you find out what I... More 

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Rayville, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

There are different trails (one is a boardwalk) that take you to several waterfalls around this park. It was the first place I had ever seen a waterfall so it holds a special place in my heart! There is also a lookout point that you can climb up and has a nice view, or you can take a dirt path... More 

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Bryan, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

We were driving to Bayfield and this was one of the stops along the way. We were not disappointed. Gorgeous waterfalls and lots of plaques to learn about the geology of the waterfalls. Trails were wide and pretty accessible, though there are some stairs. There is an observation tower with MANY stairs, but you can't really see much because of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We have been going to Copper Falls for years and have never been disappointed. The trails are nice, the views are beautiful. Perfect for families with various ages. The bad reviews that mentioned dogs not allowed and bothered by mosquitoes...there are both state and national parks that do not allow dogs for good reasons, please don't blame the park for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

I was working in Mellen and had time to visit Copper Falls after work. It's a lovely spot, and the 1.7 mile walk to see the various falls and gorges is delightful. It probably gets really busy on summer weekends, but we almost had the place to ourselves on a Wednesday afternoon in May.

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Milwaukee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Spring is the time to visit Copper Fall because the the waters runs fast, the inserts are missing and it feels fresh, clean and crisp! The 2 mile Dough Boy trail was the best. While we saw many people run it for exercise, we took our time enjoying the balsam smells, appreciating the CCC constructed steps and the natural wonders... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Went with my husband for our anniversary. This park is the most beautiful place Ive ever been. The falls get better and better as you go through. The walk is beautiful and pretty easy. A few spots have a lot of steps but there are benches along the way up to rest if you need it. I was shocked that... More 

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Address: Address: 36764 Copper Falls Road, Mellen, WI 54546
Phone Number: 715-274-5123
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Mellen

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