Rib Mountain State Park, Wausau

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#2 of 27 in Trails in Wisconsin
Rib Mountain State Park is a 1528acre Wisconsin state park near the city of Wausau. The park includes a ski resort concession, Granite Peak Ski Area, a reservable amphitheather, and 15.1 miles of trails. The park is ten miles (16 km) north-northwest of Central Wisconsin Airport.
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  • August 9, 2017
    Passing through the area we stopped to check out the park. If you want to hike up you can park and do so. Or if you choose to drive you have the option. We drove to the top. Nice facilities. Lookout t...  more »
  • August 8, 2017
    My son and I went on the ski lift to see all the beauty around us. It was truly amazing. The colors and just the enjoyment of going on a beautiful fall day was great. We got off on top and walked arou...  more »
  • August 8, 2017
    This is my absolute favorite place to hike! It's a daily retreat for a busy mind, a moment in nature with movement and peace! So many trails or paved path, depending on your preference. On top, catch ...  more »
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  • April 24, 2017
    Nice views and interesting terrain. When we came in March the winter attractions like skiing were closed and some of the summer attractions like the gift store were not open. However it was nice to walk around and one set of pit toilets were open.
  • June 11, 2017
    This is a very special place ! I love to go on walks during the fall and summer. Great Ski Hill!
  • July 7, 2017
    Beautiful views this place is crazy cool for a family but you could even go there alone and have a great time. You can climb the tower and see for like 100 miles.
  • June 5, 2017
    One of the best places in the area to enjoy nature. Be sure to check out the quarry and the fire tower.
  • June 21, 2017
    Beautiful view, you do have to pay $5 for an hour to park up on top.

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