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Historic Pontoon Tour of Manitowish and Little Star Lakes

July 8 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

$55 – $60

Friday: 9 am – 11 am or 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Join Manitowish Waters Historical Society historian Kay Krans  on a two-hour pontoon tour of Manitowish and Little Star lakes, which will depart from Blue Bayou. Discover the Indigenous community’s cultural networks, logging camps, railroad landing, early resorts, Ojibwa village, unique residents, homesteads, businesses and, of course, about Dillinger’s gang. While traveling along the shores of these lakes, participants will view many unique historic sites that will be supplemented with historic images and documents.

Space is limited, so please register early; $55 ($60 for members of the NLDC or MWHS). Register at the North Lakeland Discovery Center (www.discoverycenter.net). For more information, contact the NLDC (715-543-2085 or at [email protected]).

Participants will meet at the Blue Bayou lower parking lot.


July 8
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
$55 – $60


Blue Bayou
5547 Highway 51
Manitowish Waters, wi 54545


Manitowish Waters Historical Society
North Lakeland Discovery Center