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

Tuesday, June 27

There are three tours running throughout the day. Please see the link below the tour time to register online.







Join Manitowish Waters Historical Society (MWHS) member 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.

An email will be sent to registered participants with directions to the launch site and items to bring prior to the trip.  Registration required by 6/25.  $60/Non-Member and $55/Members of the NLDC or MWHS.

If this pontoon trip is cancelled due to weather, the rain date is Wednesday, June 28th.


Tuesday, June 27