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Isle of Ferns Park

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500 River Drive, Wausau, WI 54403
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A Place For a Great Walk

This is a little jewel just off of downtown Wausau. If you are staying downtown or are parked in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Michael F
Forest 'bathing' by the Wisconsin River, blocks from Downtown

Beautiful park with gentle trails through the woods and along the river, we heard many birds as we... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2017
Susan M
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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“oak island” (2 reviews)
“boat landing” (2 reviews)
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500 River Drive, Wausau, WI 54403
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a little jewel just off of downtown Wausau. If you are staying downtown or are parked in the mall, you can simply walk from there. Otherwise, there is ample parking at the site as well. The walk is a short loop on an...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed June 6, 2017

Beautiful park with gentle trails through the woods and along the river, we heard many birds as we strolled along.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed January 20, 2017

It's a nice short trail along the water. Very nice without being super strenuous. We found some picnic tables to eat at along the water too.

Thank JAK5878
Reviewed December 4, 2016

I know it is not condoned but it is a great park to let your dog loose since it is an island and only one bridge to it :)

1  Thank drBric
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Nice walk by a river. Pleasant breezes. Very nice surprise. Close to food and enjoyed lunch in the park.

Thank Pamela D
Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

Very nice quiet park with walking trails. They also have a place to swim and a boat landing. Well kept and very clean.

Thank chesmorek76
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Nice resting spot as you bike or walk along river. Interesting plants and trees. Love the stone bridges and walk ways.

Thank MACT1045
Reviewed June 28, 2016

Brought our 5 month old here to have a pocnic and a short walk through the forest. Most of the trails are wide enough to accomodate a stroller but not all of them. Can get a little buggy depending on the season and weather, but...More

Thank jimbokjones
Reviewed April 10, 2016

We enjoy biking the trails through Wausau including the island trails. Good place for romantic walks.

Thank Derek B
Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

This path isn't necessarily a tourist destination, but is a pretty walking/running path. We went when there was still a little snow and still had a nice time. We saw lots of birds, a sprinkle of fellow walkers, and one man with his dog (the...More

Thank sarakoe
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