Ice Age National Scenic Trail

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Ice Age National Scenic Trail:

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
..... Click the link for more information.
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Ice Age National Scenic Trail

(Ice Age Park & Trail Foundation Inc)
Address:306 E. Wilson St, Lower Level
Madison, WI 53703

Phone:608-663-8278 - Phone
Fax:608-663-1283 - Fax
Phone:800-227-0046 - Toll Free
Web: www.iceagetrail.org

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Ice Age National Scenic Trail

(Trail Administrator - National Park Service)
Address:700 Rayovac Dr, Suite 100
Madison, WI 53711

Phone:608-441-5610 - Phone
Fax:608-441-5606 - Fax
Web: www.nps.gov/iatr
Established: October 3, 1980. Description:Winding along a chain of moraine hills in Wisconsin, the trail links together six of the nine units of the Ice Age National Scientific Reserve. Trail was conceived by Ray Zillmer in the 1950s and publicized by Rep. Henry Reuss in his book On the Trail of the Ice Age. Today more than half the trail is open to public use. Certain sections are popular for marathons, ski races, and ultra-running.
Legth: 1,000 miles.

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Holy Hill's 435 acres of peace and beauty are located in the heart of the Kettle Moraine, crossed by Wisconsin's Ice Age Trail, about 2-hour drive from my place in Volo, Illinois.
Peterson is the chairperson of the Women's Fund of Greater Milwaukee and is a board member of the Ice Age Trail Alliance and Early Music Now and has helped her firm become nationally recognized for its work for women, minority and LGBT attorneys.
Geology buffs can also explore glacial features along Wisconsin's 1,200-mile-long Ice Age Trail or avoid them altogether in the Driftless Area, a region mysteriously untouched by the massive ice sheets of the Pleistocene Epoch.
We saw miles of the Ice Age Trail and visited every state park within an hour of our house.
Catherine of Alexandria High School hike the Ice Age Trail through Wisconsin's Kettle Moraine region as part of a January retreat run by the Laudato Si' Project.
Seasoned trekker McManus was out to set the Fastest Known Time (FKT) for a woman on the Ice Age Trail, tracing the southernmost reach of glaciers into Wisconsin, a path that even the extremely fit don't fly along with ease.
Thousand-Miler: Adventures Hiking the Ice Age Trail
The students efforts to fund a new roosting tower for the 1,000+ birds in the nearby Ice Age Trail State Park is the largest known migratory bird relocation effort ever attempted in North America.
We are surrounded by a wildlife area and have the Ice Age Trail running along our north border.
Still-less-known are the Florida Trail (1,300 miles), the Ice Age Trail in Wisconsin (1,000 miles), the Continental Divide Trail from Texas to Montana (3,200 miles), and the Natchez Trace, which goes through Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee (694 miles).
The fund-raising event brought hikers to the deserts of Arizona and Utah, schoolchildren to Central Park, llama riders to Wisconsin's Ice Age Trail, outdoor enthusiasts to the wilds of Alaska, and members of the Sioux Nation to the country's largest natural urban park in Washington, D.C.