This drive goes through the heart of Marinette County, mostly traveling north through lands once denuded of trees and then reforested, and past waterfalls on wooded rivers. The Menominee Indian tribes met the first European fur traders and explorers who came to this part of the state in Marinette County.
The recorded history of the county centers around logging, sawmills, fires, railroads, boom towns, bust, and rebirth. Special attractions: Peshtigo Fire Museum, Amberg State Historical Site, Dave’s Falls, Long Slide Falls, hiking, fishing, snowmobiling, canoeing, whitewater rafting, kayaking, camping. This eTrail is a complete description of a scenic drive with a route map and information on the best travel seasons, interesting sites, recreation opportunities, camping locations, and much more.
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