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Stunning and Treacherous!

First off, this hike is dangerous. You could easily die; please be aware of this. I saw many people... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Danielle B
Chicago, Illinois
Tough hike

You probably want to be going up on this trail rather than coming down. The trail is pretty... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wilmette, Illinois
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This trail is located in the Baraboo Hills.
Baraboo, WI
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First off, this hike is dangerous. You could easily die; please be aware of this. I saw many people with small children and others with large dogs which I think is just plain stupid. Be forewarned. That said, amazing hike. Must-do for those in reasonably...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

You probably want to be going up on this trail rather than coming down. The trail is pretty exposed. You will be walking on large and small rocks. Do not bring pets.

Thank TJCZ1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

July 14 trail condition was very good. I heard from an employee they had done maintenance on it the week before. The .4 mile climb is strenuous with gorgeous rocks engineered into a stair case that can be challenging. Ascent takes 45 minutes. Be prepared...More

Thank 743leslieg
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This is one of the most dangerous trails we have ever been on. The concrete has turned loose of the rocks. Some of the rocks are slippery and it had not rained in days. This trail is needing to be shut until it can be...More

Thank my sweet
Reviewed May 22, 2018

Sure, I read that the trail was difficult and read some reviews but man, I had no idea what I was getting myself into. It was a strenuous, straight up, working the legs, awesome hike. There were a couple of points when I was ready...More

1  Thank Dree411
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Although this hike was mostly like an hour of stairmaster, it was beautiful! Very well maintained trail. It was pretty crowded but plenty of room for all. The trail isn't really good for small children as it is quite a hike. Wear good shoes and...More

1  Thank Karen B
Reviewed August 24, 2017

This is one of the better workouts in the state. Would not recommend this if you are not in shape, or if you are not in shape, take your time. Balanced rock can be missed so make sure you are looking for it!! The path...More

1  Thank rex m
Reviewed August 20, 2017

We didn't want to walk up a "steps" to the top path so we took the trail to the back side of Devil's Doorway. Very challenging.about 1 hr. While going up the many views are beautiful. Devil's Doorway is well worth the effort. Took the...More

Thank Mary W
Reviewed July 19, 2017

The trail is rather challenging since you mainly are walking on rocks on the way up. We missed the actual balanced rock on the way up, but made sure to keep an eye out for it on the way down. It's off to the side...More

Thank Sara N
Reviewed July 18, 2017

My parents took us to Devil's Lake quite often in the 1960s and I have been there many times since then. Yesterday my husband & I took 5 great nieces and nephews there for their first experience of Devil's Lake. The kids were THRILLED with...More

1  Thank Wisconsin_Hiker
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