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No walk in the park

This is an easy stroll through the woods and then half way through becomes very difficult and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sheryl P
via mobile
Hiking w freinds

This place is a little hard to find but so worth the find. Don't forget to buy a Park permit... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2018
JEBtravel2018
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Minnesota
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“small waterfall” (12 reviews)
“short hike” (15 reviews)
“trail ends” (6 reviews)
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Baraboo, WI 53913
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"small waterfall"
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"wear shoes"
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"second half"
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"beautiful hike"
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"state natural area"
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"devil's lake"
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"climbing rocks"
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"unique plants"
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"babbling brook"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an easy stroll through the woods and then half way through becomes very difficult and challenging. You need to walk across a stream numerous times across slippery rocks and moss covered trees and maneuver around large boulders. The rock formations were very impressive...More

1  Thank Sheryl P
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Reviewed May 18, 2018

This place is a little hard to find but so worth the find. Don't forget to buy a Park permit!!!!! It's by the yellow pole when you start out on the trail. There is also a bathroom facility. The hike is easy start and not...More

2  Thank JEBtravel2018
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Reviewed April 3, 2018

There are basically 2 halves to this hike - the maintained trail, which is a relatively easy walk, and the part that no longer has a maintained trail due to repeated flooding. The first part is a nice walk in the woods. The second part...More

3  Thank Miyeko K
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

trail is very easy until you get to the ravine area and on up to the falls. it's a neat area to explore, and the hiking isn't that difficult. have to have a state park sticker to park in the lot.

Thank Daveptaz
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Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Nice little rec area that has a trail that leads to a gently flowing Glen. There are a lot of opportunities to rock hop.

Thank sia p
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Reviewed March 7, 2018

Been here three times now and always worth going again. Still haven't made it all the way to the end of the hike though. Bring waterproof shoes to get all the way through. Not a long hike - easy for everyone in the family. Really...More

Thank Mike S
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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Very peaceful and serene. Great hike alone or with family. Well marked trails. It's amazing that beautiful places like this exist whee you would never expect it.

Thank Steve C
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful! Well maintained. Unique climate change and temperature drop In the glen. State natural area.

Thank Kathi F
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Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

Parfreys glen has spectacular scenery. There are so many unique plants and flowers. You really have to visit here all 4 seasons to really enjoy its beauty. Of course fall is stunning with its show of colors but spring gives birth to some awesome wild...More

Thank Randall C
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Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

I was really glad that we visited Parfrey’s Glenn. It is difficult to do without getting wet as there are several places where the “path” involves crossing across the stream. Because my husband was with me, he was able to go in front and hold...More

Thank wisconsinchic
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Smileejag
June 11, 2016|
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Response from jingles5 | Reviewed this property |
No canoeing at this site. Try Devil's lake or Baraboo river sites.
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