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Histories of Spider and Island Lakes by Pontoon Boat

When:
July 23, 2021 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
2021-07-23T09:00:00-05:00
2021-07-23T16:00:00-05:00
Where:
Blue Bayou
5547 US-51
Manitowish Waters, WI 54545
USA
Cost:
$35-30
Contact:
North Lakeland Discovery Center
715-543-2085

Tuesday, 9 – 11 am, 11:30 am – 1:30 pm, or 2 – 4 pm

Join Manitowish Waters Historical Society (MWHS) members Kay Krans and Jim Bokern on a two-hour pontoon tour of Spider and Island lakes, which will depart from the Blue Bayou. Discover the Native American cultural networks, logging camps, railroad landing, Ojibwa sugar bush, ricing areas, mysteries, unique residents, homesteads, early resorts, and businesses. While traveling along the shores of Island and Spider Lakes participants will view many unique historic sites that will be supplemented with historic images and documents.  Registered participants should meet at the Blue Bayou restaurant.  Space is limited, so please register by 6/28.  $35 ($30 members of the NLDC or MWHS)