Door Peninsula


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Door Peninsula,

80 mi (129 km) long, NE Wis., between Green Bay and Lake Michigan; a canal at Sturgeon Bay bisects the peninsula. Cherry growing and tourism are the chief industries. The peninsula was visited as early as the 17th cent. by French explorers and missionaries. Ellison Bay, Fish Creek, and Egg Harbor are among the towns located on the peninsula.
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Wisconsin's Door Peninsula Winery is a larger operation than the previous three, but it also sells approximately 5% of its 42,000-45,000 case annual production of table wine, fruit and berry wines online.
The Web site was upgraded two years ago when Door Peninsula joined an online shopping mall in Northeast Wisconsin.
This is evidence for the presence of the Niagara Escarpment that extends from Niagara Falls to the east through the southern part of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, and west to the Door Peninsula which is located east of Green Bay, Wisconsin.