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Always peaceful,serene, and beautiful all year round

We have visited this site many time always looking for change and beauty and peacefulness. Never... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
billp422
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North Aurora, Illinois
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Beautiful views of the bay

Great park for hiking. Gorgeous views of the bay on the overlook. No charge as it is a county park... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2018
Bill D
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12050 Ellison Bluff Road, Ellison Bay, WI
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited this site many time always looking for change and beauty and peacefulness. Never overcrowded. Beware of the dusty road entering the area and potholes. Prepare to get your car washed when you leave.

Thank billp422
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Great park for hiking. Gorgeous views of the bay on the overlook. No charge as it is a county park. Nice woods area for hiking. October colors are spectacular.

Thank Bill D
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

The overlook is not much, but if you are visiting in the fall you may find the drive into this park very scenic. We hit the colors at their peak and really enjoyed this park.

Thank jeffswmn
Reviewed September 23, 2018

This is just a small overlook but I enjoyed being there. The road in is rather bouncy, but it was easy to find and the walk down to the bluff is well-built.

Thank Dodgermom1
Reviewed September 10, 2018

I just stopped at the lookout area and took some pictures. It was a nice stop. I probably wouldn't stop again, but would say it's worth a stop at least once!

Thank 977karia
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Beautiful view. Peaceful, charming. Worth the drive. We watched kayaks. Bumpy road to get there, but don’t let that deter you.

Thank SEWiscon
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Great spot to take pictures. The drive in can be a little bumpy but otherwise worth the drive. Easy to get around.

Thank Melanie J
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Driving into the state park was picturesque and tranquil. The road was rustic with some potholes but easy to follow.

Thank carok1
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Beautiful view of the sunset into the bay of Green Bay, you could see a thin blue strip of land across the water, 25 miles away. The weather and water is very unpredictable in Door County, it's fun to just sit and watch the water...More

Thank Brenda Z
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Worth a drive down the road to see this beautiful stunning area! So much beauty in nature-take time to enjoy it all.

Thank Traci H
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jade r
November 23, 2017|
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Response from Midwestadvocate | Reviewed this property |
Same answer; check their website. If you do go, wear bright orange just to be on the safe side.
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ddhassett
August 12, 2017|
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Response from Okiemom61777 | Reviewed this property |
We don't have a dog, but I do remember others with their dogs.
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johnmikels
March 6, 2016|
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Response from clp2csp | Reviewed this property |
It's All Lake Michigan. I would think someone from Wisconsin would KNOW that.
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