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Discover Historic Traditions and Mysteries of Alder and Wild Rice Lakes by Water

June 29, 2021 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
North Lakeland Discovery Center
14006 Discovery Ln
Manitowish Waters, WI 54545
$30 – $35

July 29 th 9:00am -11:00am 11:30am-1:30pm, & 2:00pm-4:00pm

Join Manitowish Waters Historical Society (MWHS) members Kay Krans and Jim Bokern on a two-hour pontoon tour of Alder and Wild Rice Lakes. This trip will depart from Alder Lake and explore the rich histories of these lakes with a wealth of historic images. Discover the Native American trail networks, unique canal systems that linked the MW chain to Lac Du Flambeau, all phases of the logging era, a railroad spur landing, homesteads, early resorts, and businesses.  Space is limited, so please register by 7/22. $35 ($30 members of the DC or MWHS). Directions to the launch site will be sent to registered participants prior to the trip.