Broke - But Still Happy
In Wisconsin, United States
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A regular-sized cache not far off the new Nelson Farm Trail in Willow River State Park. Enjoy the stroll, keep a watchful eye out for wildlife, and keep an ear open for the variety of sounds eminating from this part of the forest. If seeking this cache in the winter months, stay along the edge of the groomed ski trails.
Park hours are 6am - 11pm. Daily or yearly park sticker required in all WI state parks.
About Willow River State Park
With 2,891 acres of prairie, forests, and panoramic river scenery, Willow River State Park offers year-round recreational and scenic attractions in Western Wisconsin. Located 5 miles northeast of Hudson on County Road A, the park has a campground, a boat launch, and a 400-foot beach and picnic area centered on 172-acre Little Falls Lake. The park has over 13 miles of hiking trails that vary in difficulty. The most popular hiking trail destination is the Willow Falls area and the scenic overlooks of the river valley. Willow River State Park draws more than 300,000 visitors each year.
The Nature Center, located near the main picnic area, features exhibits on animal and plant life, and park naturalists host many interpretive programs there throughout the year. During the winter months, the Nature Center classroom is opened for use as a warming house from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. See the Wisconsin DNR website for more information.
The Geocache Notification Form has been submitted to Aaron L. Mason, Assistant Park Superintendent at Willow River State Park. Geocaches placed on Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources managed lands require permission by means of a notification form. Please print out a paper copy of the notification form, fill in all required information, then submit it to the land manager. The DNR Notification form and land manager information can be obtained at the Wisconsin DNR website.
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Last Updated: on 11/28/2015 9:16:36 PM (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) (5:16 AM GMT)
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