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Ice Out 2014!

Ice Out 2014!

April 12, 2014 is the official “Ice Out” day this year at Devil’s Lake State Park.  It came as a bit of a surprise. Just the day before, the whole of the lake (Well, 95% of the ...

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Merrimac Ferry is Open!

Merrimac Ferry is Open!

Yesterday at 2pm the popular free Merrimac Ferry began shuttling passengers across lake Wisconsin.  The Merrimac Ferry is free and is a popular attraction for both locals and visitors to the area ...

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The Trails? Wet.

The Trails? Wet.

“How are the trails?” Well, that is the most common question we’re asked this time of year! Especially when the weather begins to warm up and everyone wants to get outside.  How ...

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Return of the Heron

Return of the Heron

The Great Blue Heron have returned to their rookery on the south side of Devil’s Lake State Park.  Once again the rookery (nesting site) is filled with the sounds of falling branches, wings ...

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Spring Migration 2014

Spring Migration 2014

To keep every cog and wheel is the first precaution of intelligent tinkering. – aldo leopold It’s migration season according to the sun. According to the foul Wisconsin weather ...

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