Thousand Miler

Author: Melanie Radzicki McManus
Publisher: Wisconsin Historical Society
ISBN: 0870207911
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In addition to chronicling McManus’s hike, Thousand-Miler also includes the little-told story of the Ice Age Trail’s first-ever thru-hiker Jim Staudacher, an account of the record-breaking thru-run of ultrarunner Jason Dorgan, the ...

Along Wisconsin S Ice Age Trail

Author: Bart Smith
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 9780299226640
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Essays by notable writers--including journalists, scientists, poets, and others--add depth to the stunning images in a collection of photographs that were captured as the photographer hiked the Ice Age National Scenic Trail over the course ...

Wisconsin Natural Resources

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THE FIRST TREK I was interested in your article “A thousand miles on a ribbon of
ice,” (December 1993) but was a bit surprised there was no mention of the first
person to hike the entire length of the Ice Age Trail back in 1979. In his beautiful
book On the Trail of the Ice Age, former ... He began his adventure in Sturgeon
Bay on May 14th and ended it 81 days later on August 2nd at Interstate Park on
the Wisconsin-Minnesota border. James Staudacher also hiked the entire length
of the ...

Outdoor Adventures With Kids

Author: Mary Mapes McConnell
Publisher: Taylor Pub
ISBN: 9780878338498
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Ice Age National Scenic Trail, Wisconsin. About half of this one-thousand-mile
Wisconsin trail is now open to the public. It follows a meandering chain of
moraine hills that marked the southern edge of the great glacial ice sheet. Hikers
get to know esoteric glacial features such as kames, kettles, potholes, and
erratics. Management: National Park Service, Ice Age National Scenic Trail, 700
Rayovac Drive, Suite 100, Madison, WI 53711, (608) 264-5610. Also contact: Ice
Age Park and ...

ISBN: 9786169004226
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Grant S Getaways

Author: Grant McOmie
Publisher: Graphic Arts Books
ISBN: 0882409476
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“It's true!” said Rick, a member of the Lower Columbia Chapter of the Ice Age
Floods Institute. “The icebergs just floated around and then reached a certain
area and sat there, melted, and these rocks fell out,” he added. The evidence of
icebergs is all around the metro area too, like the hiking trail at Fields Bridge Park
along the Tualatin River in West Linn. Three granite rocks totaling fortysix
thousand pounds rest along the trail. Rick's group, Ice Age Floods Institute,
designed the paved, ...

Healthy Living In Wisconsin

Author: Susan J. Montgomery
ISBN: 9780929807003
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When completed, the trail will loop for 1,000 miles from Door County south
through the Kettle Moraine, back north through the central part of the state, then
west to the St. Croix River. New segments of the trail are opened each year as
local Trail Councils acquire funding and the necessary landowner easements.
The Ice Age Trail is one of only eight National Scenic Trails established by
Congress. Before leaving the hiking trails, mention should be made of yet
another national trail, the ...

Hidden Valleys Of Southwestern Wisconsin

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ADVENTURE TRAVEL There are many opportunities in Green County for one of
Americans' favorite forms of vacation experience: “adventure travel. ... Biking,
hiking, and in winter, cross country skiing and snowmobiling are the Sugar River
State Trail's attractions, all against a scenic backdrop perfect for birding,
photography, watchable wildlife and other pleasures The Cheese Country Trail
runs from ... A portion of the Ice Age National Scenic Trail, the Exeter hers A$$°°
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Milwaukee Magazine

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A segment of the 1,000mile Ice Age Trail that winds through Wisconsin along the
edges of the late Wisconsin glacier, Zillrner is tucked into the more than 27,300 ...
Though I saw only deer tracks crossing my path, raccoons, rabbits, woodchucks,
toads and snakes (non-poisonous) often are quite visible, especially on early-
morning or near-dusk hikes. You'll also be drawn ... As I neared my adventure's
end, I was pleasantly surprised by the same panoramic view that sent me off. But
this ...