Posts by Category: History

The Cliff House

The Cliff House

 The Cliff House (Originally called the Minniwauken.) was built along the north-east corner of Devil’s Lake in 1865. It was one of 4 hotels built along the lake in that time period long ...

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Old Rock Day!

Old Rock Day!

January 7th is Old Rock Day!!  When you think of old rocks, it’s hard not to think of Devil’s Lake State Park and the Baraboo Hills range. Consider this; The Baraboo hills, the bluffs ...

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Remnants of the Past

Remnants of the Past

Devil’s Lake State Park was founded in 1911. Before then, and even for years after, much of the land was divided up by private homes, farms, hotels and resorts.  Before the settlers came, ...

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