Peninsula State Park

Also found in: Wikipedia.

Peninsula State Park

Location:Northeast of Fish Creek on WI 42 in Door County.
Facilities:472 campsites (101 with electrical hookups), showers, outdoor group camp (50 sites), picnic areas, enclosed day-use shelter, concessions, hiking trails (20 miles), mountain bike trails (9 miles), snowmobile trails (17 miles), ski trails (16 miles), playground, volleyball court, tennis court, nature center, scenic vistas, observation tower, boat launch, 18-hole golf course, outdoor amphitheater.
Activities:Camping (including winter camping), boating, canoeing, fishing, swimming, hiking, mountain biking, tennis, volleyball, in-line skating, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, sledding, snowshoeing, naturalist programs.
Special Features:Located on a peninsula jutting into Green Bay, the park's bluffs afford views of passing ships and nearby islands. Features include a lighthouse built in 1868 and bays fringed by sand and cobblestone.
Address:PO Box 218
Fish Creek, WI 54212

Size: 3,776 acres.

See other parks in Wisconsin.
References in periodicals archive ?
If the name Northern Sky Theater doesn't ring a bell, that's because for nearly a quarter-century, this destination venue in Peninsula State Park has been called the American Folklore Theatre--a name meant by its founders (including the late Fred Alley) to invoke a populist aesthetic based in folk music and story theatre, but which came to mislead potential audiences.
American Folklore Theatre stages shows under the stars in Peninsula State Park in the summer, moving to an indoor auditorium for the fall.
Saint Joseph Peninsula State Park is named after the patron saint of workers.
When the winds died down, I rented a bicycle for an easy 10-mile ride through Peninsula State Park, where nuthatches climbed up and down the pine trees, blue jays squawked from birch to birch, and chickadees chirped in the muddled sunlight.
Just outside Peninsula State Park, Wagon Trail Campground offers quiet wooded sites, well-maintained shower houses, and a sitting room with a fireplace for inclement weather.
Joesph Peninsula State Park Lee County Boca Grande Bonita Beach Captiva Island Cayo Costa State Park Fort Meyers Beach Lovers Key State Park Sanibel Island Miami-Dade County Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park Long Key State Park Monroe County Bahia Honda State Park Palm Beach County J.
Joseph Peninsula State Park, FL, 2002 Poipu Beach Park, HI, 2001 Mauna Kea Beach, HI, 2000 Wailea Beach, HI, 1999 Kailua Beach Park, HI, 1998 Hulopoe, HI, 1997 Lanikai Beach, HI, 1996 St.
Joseph Peninsula State Park in Florida's panhandle is the best beach in the United States for 2002, according to the 12th-annual "America's Best Beaches" rankings from Stephen P.

Full browser ?