John Muir Nature and History Route

John Muir County Park is one of the stops on the Marquette County John Muir Nature and History Route
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The John Muir Nature and History Route uses the story of the renowned naturalist, often called the Father of our National Parks, to tell a broader story, that of early settler days in Marquette County as well as stories of the natural world. There are 22 sites in Marquette County on the route. Some sites are directly related to John Muir’s boyhood in Marquette County but other sites inform the visitor about historical events that would have been happening when John Muir lived here and when Marquette County was first being settled after Wisconsin statehood. Other sites will take visitors to places where landscapes, plants or animals can be seen that John Muir and other early settlers would have seen when they first moved to Marquette County. The route tells the story of settlement and the natural world.

  • Tour Type
    • Scenic Drives
    • Walking Tours

Nearby Places

PAS Concert Michelle DuVall & Doug Brown Quartet 9/30/2023 Portage - 10.73 miles away
Drury Gallery Exhibit Watercolors 10/06/2023 - 10/27/2023 Portage - 10.73 miles away
Indie Film Series 10/07/2023 Portage - 10.73 miles away
Fall Wine Walk 10/07/2023 Wisconsin Dells - 19.53 miles away
Downtown Baraboo Fall Fair on the Square 10/07/2023 Baraboo - 23.11 miles away
Coco Montoya 9/30/2023 Green Lake - 24.28 miles away
The Small Glories 10/06/2023 Green Lake - 24.28 miles away
Dan Rodriguez 10/07/2023 Green Lake - 24.28 miles away