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A quick visit to this geological anomaly in late spring / early summer. Park is small...simply... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2018
Joe L
Wish we could have stayed longer

We stopped here on our way home from a weekend getaway. We parked and the only other vehicle there... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2018
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

A quick visit to this geological anomaly in late spring / early summer. Park is small...simply surrounding the large hollow. Trails & steps are limited and could use a little TLC. It's a cute pit stop to stretch your legs for 10-20 minutes.

1  Thank Joe L
Reviewed July 11, 2018

We stopped here on our way home from a weekend getaway. We parked and the only other vehicle there was leaving so we had it all to ourselves. We put on our bug spray and started the short walk. We did the overlook first and...More

1  Thank casey101m
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Devil’s Punchbowl is a stunning area in menomonie. A short drive from the city through winding roads overlooking the red cedar. The punchbowl is an awesome area and is great for pictures and to go to just breathe in everything. I recommend going when it...More

2  Thank Charles H
Reviewed February 22, 2018

We hiked the actual stairs and went down the creek for a bit and that was fun. Then we discovered the trail above around the whole punch bowl - that was cool! There's also a big ole' culvert if your'e feeling bold or have proper...More

1  Thank tharenc
Reviewed August 28, 2017

The Devil's Punchbowl just outside of Menomonie, Wisconsin, is an interesting geological find as it provides a natural phenomenon that spans back to times of glacial movements in this part of the country. I have taken my kids here a couple of times over the...More

1  Thank Joe M
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

This is a nice place to visit if you don't have a lot of time. Make sure you explore both stairways. When you get to the bottom, go by the weeping wall. Very pretty. You are in the woods so there are bugs.

2  Thank debnmon
Reviewed June 4, 2017

The hotel had a picture of this hanging on the wall behind the service desk and it caught our eye, so we had to check it out. It was only about a 10 minute drive and a must see for anyone new to the area....More

1  Thank 643vickier
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Devils Punchbowl is an interesting geological site near Menomonie. There are steps down into Punchbowl and worth your time to visit.

Thank b_lmercer
Reviewed November 10, 2016

This is a small, roadside natural formation that is pretty cool to experience. Was there in early spring and there were still ice "curtains" formed a!ong the sides of this natural bowl formation. We also took a look at a very extensive maple extracting setup...More

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Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

This was a nice find. The rock formation is cool. The area is not really taken care of so wear your hiking shoes. The weeping wall was very cool. The area small. The steps seemed sturdy.

Thank Stacie B
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Dogs are not allowed. This is a scientific research area for the local college and they don't want the potential of pet waste changing the composition of the soil and water qualities on their next measurements. Besites... More
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