Chippewa Moraine Ice Age State Recreation Area, New Auburn

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#57 of 88 in Nature in Wisconsin
Chippewa Moraine State Recreation Area is a state park unit of Wisconsin, USA, preserving numerous glacial landforms. The abundance and quality of these geological features led to its being included in the Ice Age National Scientific Reserve. The Ice Age National Scenic Trail passes through the park. The park is largely undeveloped, but its modern visitor center serves to interpret the area's geological and biological features. Official documentation alternatively refers to the park as the Chippewa Moraine Ice Age Reserve or the Chippewa Moraine Ice Age National Scientific Reserve. It is located in northwestern Chippewa County.The Chippewa Moraine Interpretive Center offers exhibits about the area's geology, natural history, and cultural history, as well as naturalist-led programs for school groups. The center is located 7mi east of New Auburn.
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  • Been there many many times since I moved to Bloomer. It has a ton of wonderful things to recommend it. I have brought friends and they bring friends once they try it. Great for kids and lovely for a a...  more »
  • Whether you choose to hike in warmer weather or snowshoe in the winter, there's always fun outside on the many trails with optional distances. Inside is a plethora of interactive displays, movies, and...  more »
  • This is a great family destination. The displays inside are amazing and it is a fun learning experience for the kids. In the summer time the walking trails are awesome and not very busy. In the winter...  more »
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