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Exploring Rest Lake’s Amazing History by Pontoon

Friday, June 30

There are three different tour times. Click the link under the associated time slot to register online.







Join Manitowish Waters Historical Society (MWHS) member Jim Bokern on a two-hour pontoon tour of Rest Lake, which will depart from Rest Lake Park. Discover the Native American cultural networks, logging camps, railroad landing, one of the state’s earliest forest ranger stations, Rest Lake dam mysteries, unique residents, homesteads, early resorts, and businesses. While traveling along the shores of Rest Lake participants will view many unique historic sites that will be supplemented with historic images and documents.

Registration required by 6/28.  Participants will meet at the Rest Lake Boat Landing.  An email will be sent to registered participants prior to the tour with suggested items to bring.  $60/Non-Member and $55/Member (NLDC or MWHS)

If the trip is cancelled due to weather, the rain date is Saturday, July 1st.


Friday, June 30