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Yellow River Ice-Walled Lake Plain

View Website Favorite Medford, WI 54451
Information: 715-762-2461
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This 200-acre site is unique as an -ôIce-walled lake plain-ö, a glacial feature with a flat, rich, fertile plateau. The area is a rich, mesic hardwood forest with mature stands of Sugar maple/basswood and hemlock/yellow birch, as well as Tamarack/black spruce swamp forest. Steep erosion ravines cut through the plain, where many fern species abound (including some rare ones). Bird species here include the Barred Owl, Pileated Woodpecker, Hermit Thrush, Wood Thrush, Wood Peewee, Yellow-throated Vireo, Black and White Warbler, Black-throated Blue Warbler, Magnolia Warbler, American Redstart, and Yellow-bellied Flycatcher.

Nearby Places

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CANCELED - Taylor County Fair 7/23/2020 - 7/26/2020 Medford - 0.29 miles away
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Rubble Fest Classic Car Show 7/24/2020 - 7/26/2020 Medford - 0.76 miles away
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Boomtown Truck & Tractor Pulls 8/01/2020 Curtiss - 13.3 miles away
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Curtiss Corners Quilt Show 8/01/2020 Curtiss - 13.69 miles away
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CANCLED - Colby Cheese Days 7/17/2020 - 7/19/2020 Colby - 15.9 miles away
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CANCELED - Pulling for Youth Truck & Tractor Pull 7/18/2020 Colby - 16.31 miles away
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Cow & Plows & Wine 7/18/2020 Withee - 18.39 miles away
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Lublin Days 7/24/2020 - 7/26/2020 Lublin - 18.99 miles away

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