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Wabikon & Riley Lakes

Great Blue Heron
Osprey
Loon
View Website Favorite Potowatomi Road - Crandon, WI 54520
Information: 715-674-4481
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Search for aquatic birds and shy forest birds by canoe. A large peninsula on the west shore offers access to a nearly pure stand of old growth hemlock. Aquatic birds include Wood duck, Black tern, Loon, Osprey, and Great Blue Heron. Birds in the hemlock forest include the Nashville Warbler, Golden-crowned Kinglet, N. Parula Warbler, Oven Bird, Canada Warbler, Brown Creeper, Myrtle Warbler, and Red-breasted Grosbeak. There is a well-developed emergent aquatic plant community on this shallow lake, largely of wild rice. A stream on the south end leads to Riley Lake, an undeveloped, shallow lake. From there you can paddle the Indian River on the south end upstream to Indian Springs, another marsh community with spring ponds.

Nearby Places

1
Kentuck Day Festival 7/25/2020 Crandon - 5.52 miles away
2
Northwoods Summer Art Tour 7/24/2020 - 7/26/2020 Three Lakes - 9.26 miles away
3
Steam Up Days 7/10/2020 - 7/12/2020 Wabeno - 11.02 miles away
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CANCELED - Wabeno Area Players Presents: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer 7/23/2020 - 7/26/2020 Wabeno - 11.24 miles away
5
Annual Wisconsin Mycological Society Foray 7/17/2020 - 7/19/2020 Hiles - 13.54 miles away
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CANCELED - Lakewood Mardi Gras 7/17/2020 - 7/19/2020 Lakewood - 22.45 miles away
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CANCELED - MK Triathlon and Splash-N-Dash 7/18/2020 Deerbrook - 22.5 miles away
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Northwoods Summer Art Tour 7/24/2020 - 7/26/2020 Elcho - 22.74 miles away

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