Wisconsin is well known for having more than its fair share of beautiful state parks.  Devil’s Lake, Governor Dodge and Wyalusing are just a few of the parks that come to mind.  However, there is another park that ranks among the states best. Copper Falls State Park is located at 36664 Copper Falls Rd, in Mellen, Wisconsin. For more information, click here.

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Ancient lava flows, deep gorges and spectacular waterfalls make Copper Falls State Park one of Wisconsin’s most scenic parks.

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The park offers multiple opportunities for a little adventure, there is camping, hiking, bicycling, picnic areas, fishing, and even swimming in Loon Lake.

History buffs will enjoy the log buildings built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s!

Hiking enthusiasts will take delight in the 1.7-mile Doughboy’s Nature Trail. This unique trail leads hikers along the Bad River,  and is one of the best hikes in Wisconsin.

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Deep gorges, well marked trails, a variety of plants, and an array of wildlife only add to the park’s breathtaking beauty.  The primary attraction at the park however, is the two spectacular waterfalls.

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There are also more than 50 campsites, and even an observation tower overlooking all the gorgeous nature!

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