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Horicon Marsh, Mayville

4.8
#11 of 86 in Wildlife in Wisconsin
Must see · Nature / Park · Wildlife Area
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Horicon Marsh is a marsh located in northern Dodge and southern Fond du Lac counties of Wisconsin. It is the site of both a national and a state wildlife refuge. The silted-up glacial lake is the largest freshwater cattail marsh in the United States.
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  • It was quite the haul from the southwest suburbs of Chicago to this natural jewel but well worth the effort even though it made for quite a long day trip. Horicon is the largest freshwater cattail... 
    It was quite the haul from the southwest suburbs of Chicago to this natural jewel but well worth the effort even though it made for quite a long day trip. Horicon is the largest freshwater cattail...  more »
  • the views on the overlook off of main road was great. Dike road drive was terrific. THe floating boardwalk is worth it. We went with a disabled scooter- and it worked beautifully. THe people at....  more
    the views on the overlook off of main road was great. Dike road drive was terrific. THe floating boardwalk is worth it. We went with a disabled scooter- and it worked beautifully. THe people at....  more »
  • I wish this site was not so unique, but unfortunately, there are few places left on Earth (and way fewer in the Midwest) that are as well protected, quiet, and beautiful. We timed this right with the....  more
    I wish this site was not so unique, but unfortunately, there are few places left on Earth (and way fewer in the Midwest) that are as well protected, quiet, and beautiful. We timed this right with the....  more »
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  • The other part of horicon with a bunch of great trails and a whole ton of wildlife
  • Spent Global Big Day here! What a birders delight!
  • Everything was closed. Gates across the roads to enter 😔
  • Peaceful, great place to visit!
  • The so much open air not a lot of people, and that day no mosquitos.

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