Nachtwey Falls

Natchwey Falls

One last waterfall before I find myself back home on this journey.  Just down the road from Devils River Falls in Cooperstown, Wisconsin you can find Nachtwey Falls. Sadly this one is surrounded by private land and can only be viewed from the roadside.  If you visit, please be mindful and don’t trespass!  Here’s a … Read more

Devils River Falls

Devils River Falls - Main Falls View

Still heading further south towards home and now in Manitowoc County, the next stop is at Devils River Campground to see Devils River Falls.  The campground is private so make sure you visit the general store and get permission before walking through the property.  At the parking area there are some interesting historical buildings that … Read more

Fonferek Falls

Fonferek Falls - View From Below

Still in the Green Bay area searching for waterfalls.  Progress was briefly impeded as county MM is completely closed from one direction. Drove a few miles around on farmland roads and arrived at Fonferek’s Glen, a small park in Brown County with surprising features. Some cool barns at the parking area.  The viewing area for … Read more

Baird Creek Falls

Baird Creek Falls - Main Falls

While still in the Green Bay area I stopped by a local park to visit a small collection of falls named Baird Creek Falls. Access to the main falls shown here are very easy via a paved walking & bike path that circles the park.  Overall drop is tiny but it’s still a waterfall for … Read more

Wequiock Falls

Wequiock Falls

Heading back towards home I ended up in the Green Bay area.  Stopped at a small county park in the town of Scott to see Wequiock Falls.  Access is extremely easy from the parking lot and your first views will be looking down 25 feet over the falls edge. Walking around the small gorge in … Read more

Bagley Rapids

Bagley Rapids

Just down the road from Waupee Creek Rapids is Bagley Rapids, another feature that should probably be named as a “falls”  Access is fairly easy via the Bagley Rapids Recreation Area campgrounds. Here’s a closer view.  You can see there is a clear drop that is more than just a rapids. Views upstream aren’t bad, … Read more

Waupee Creek Rapids

Waupee Creek Rapids - Main Falls View

Slightly off the beaten path, my next destination is a small waterfall in the far southern Nicolet National Forest near the town of Mountain, Wisconsin to visit a small tributary called Waupee Creek. Forest service roads are the only access.  While they look muddy & dangerous, the base is actually made of crushed granite and … Read more

Veterans Falls

Veterans Falls

Temperatures were colder than expected last night.  I had no issue waking early and breaking down camp to get my adventures started.  First stop was at Veterans Memorial Park near Crivitz, Wisconsin to see 3 falls in one single park. TONS of wild turkeys in Marinette county.  This group was right on the entrance road … Read more

Kremlin Falls

Kremlin Falls

One last waterfall before the sun sets today.  Just off Hwy 8 in the town of Pembine, Wisconsin you can find Kremlin Falls.  This one is pretty obscure but worth the visit. The falls stretch over quite a distance – maybe 100 yards or so – with the largest single drop right at the top … Read more

Menominee River State Recreation Area

Piers Gorge – Mishicot Falls

Today’s main attraction is a 2-for-1 waterfall experience at the Menominee River State Recreation Area (also called Piers Gorge) from the Norway, Michigan side.  The river separates Wisconsin and Michigan‘s Upper Peninsula, and while you can access from the Wisconsin side it is much more difficult with obstructed views.  Enough with the words – let’s … Read more