Powell Marsh Wildlife Area

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Information: 715-356-5211 x207
Powell Marsh provides a parking area and vista lookout as well as dikes to walk along. A Great Wisconsin Birding & Nature Trail (Northwoods/Lake Superior region) site. View a variety of bird species such as waterfowl, Bitterns, shorebirds, great blue heron, songbirds, marsh hawks, eagles, sandhill cranes, Northern harrier, LeConte's sparrow, short-eared owl, Nelson's sharp tailed sparrow, sharp tailed grouse, Henslow's sparrow, Black Terns and more. Bring binoculars. The 1800 acre wildlife refuge is No-entry September 1 through December 31 during migration period except deer hunting during gun season. Also popular for hunting. Powell Marsh is approximately 4,303 acres. Vista pool drawn occasionally to repair dikes, control vegetation and attract birds.
  • Free Admission
    • Yes
  • Features
    • On Water
  • Natural Attractions Type
    • Wildlife Refuge & Reserves

Nearby Places

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Northwoods Outdoor Artists 6/01/2017 - 8/31/2017 Manitowish Waters - 1.25 miles away
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Music in the Park 5/28/2017 - 9/10/2017 Manitowish Waters - 2.46 miles away
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Skiing Skeeters Waterski Shows 6/17/2017 - 8/12/2017 Manitowish Waters - 2.94 miles away
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Boulder Junction Free Fishing Seminars 6/11/2017 - 8/27/2017 Boulder Junction - 11.43 miles away
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Min-Aqua Bat Water Ski Shows 6/07/2017 - 8/30/2017 Minocqua - 18.01 miles away
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Snowshoe Baseball 6/19/2017 - 8/28/2017 Lake Tomahawk - 29.72 miles away
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Eagle River Boat House Tours 6/16/2017 - 8/25/2017 Eagle River - 32.9 miles away
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Music on the River 6/21/2017 - 7/26/2017 Tomahawk - 43.96 miles away