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Baraboo – Devils Lake State Park

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Dates 4/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State Baraboo, WI
Event Name Devil's Lake State Park Walk
Event Type Seasonal Walk
Event ID 2017/Y1056
Distance - Trail Ratings 10K & 6K & 5K Trail Rating 3C
Description Devil's Lake State Park is the largest and most visited state park in Wisconsin. This event offers four different walking routes. Two routes, a 10K and 6K, start on the East Bluff Trail, and feature magnificent views from 500 foot quartzite bluffs overlooking the 360 acre Devil's Lake. Both of these routes then continue on wooded trails, and the 10K includes a section of the Ice Age Trail. Two additional routes are offered on the west side of Devil's Lake, a 6K and 5K. The 6K climbs the west bluff on a section of the Ice Age Trail, with terrific views from atop the bluffs, and then returns on a nearly level trail right along the lake. The 5K is an out and back on the trail nearly level with the west side of Devil's Lake and is the only route rated 2B.
Amenities

Strollers: No | Wheelchairs: No| Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes

Special Programs Amphitheaters
Animal Safari
Food for Thought
Lakes and Reservoirs
National Register of Historic Places
Points of Reference
Walk the USA A-Z - Letter "B",
Wisconsin Counties - Sauk County
Start Times 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM Daily
Start Point / Driving Directions Devil's Lake State Park Visitors Center Office
S5975 Park Road,
Baraboo, WI
(608) 356-8301 dnr.wi.gov/topic/parks/name/devilslake/
GPS: N43° 25.7042′ W89° 43.9060′

From I90-94 take exit 92 (US-12) south through Baraboo to WIS-159 (left. Follow signs to North Shore Drive. Walk Box is at the Visitors Center, the second building a visitor sees upon entering the north end of the park. A daily park fee will be charged , however they do recognize the National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass - Lifetime Pass for those 62 and older. NOTE; the Visitor Center might be temporarily closed during times of slow park activity. Call ahead if you are concerned.

Awards & Fees $3.00 Adult - Credit
$2.00 Youth or non Credit
"B" Awards are available. $2.00
Host Club Madison Area Volkssport Association
Contact Mary Liebig, (608) 846-2299, 6809 Bootmaker Way, Windsor, WI 53598
Email Contact mbliebig@charter.net