Historic Point Basse

View Website Favorite 364 Wakely Rd - Nekoosa, WI 54457
Information: 715-421-4598

Experience the only living history site on the Wisconsin River! Robert Wakely’s settlement at Point Basse was the beginning of the navigable Wisconsin River. See the preserved 1850s site come to life with the restored Wakely house, trading post, blacksmith shop and schoolhouse. Check out their website for more information on tours and events.

  • Features
    • On Water
  • State Historic Sign Site
    • Yes
  • History/Heritage Type
    • Re-enactments
    • Wisconsin History

Nearby Places

1
Historic Point Basse Sugar Bush 3/28/2020 Nekoosa - 0.15 miles away
2
Nekoosa Easter Event 3/28/2020 Nekoosa - 1.2 miles away
3
Nekoosa Easter Event 3/28/2020 Nekoosa - 1.52 miles away
4
Rome Fat Bike Fest 2/28/2020 - 3/01/2020 Nekoosa - 4.61 miles away
5
Hugh Jass Fat Bike Series 11/02/2019 Nekoosa - 4.61 miles away
6
Indoor Winter Rome Farmers Market 1/10/2020 Rome - 6.58 miles away
7
State Gymnastics Tournament 3/06/2020 - 3/07/2020 Wisconsin Rapids - 6.69 miles away
8
Point Bock Run 3/07/2020 Stevens Point - 21.33 miles away