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Lapham Peak

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Kettle Moraine State Forest, Delafield, WI
+1 262-646-3025
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Nature and Drama

This is an amazing park with great paths for hiking. At the end of our day hike, we enjoyed a play... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Teresa F
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Delafield, Wisconsin
Unexpected

I kept hearing about this state Forrest, and now I know why. Wide variety of trails (including one... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2018
Heather C
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Wausau, Wisconsin
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Kettle Moraine State Forest, Delafield, WI
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+1 262-646-3025
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"observation tower"
in 14 reviews
"cross country ski trails"
in 7 reviews
"state park"
in 11 reviews
"waukesha county"
in 6 reviews
"ice age trail"
in 8 reviews
"highest point"
in 4 reviews
"wonderful trails"
in 3 reviews
"winter snow"
in 2 reviews
"great place for a hike"
in 3 reviews
"worth the climb"
in 2 reviews
"great workout"
in 2 reviews
"kettle moraine"
in 6 reviews
"paved path"
in 2 reviews
"great park"
in 5 reviews
"flights of stairs"
in 2 reviews
"nice hike"
in 2 reviews
"nature center"
in 3 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is an amazing park with great paths for hiking. At the end of our day hike, we enjoyed a play at Summerstage as the sun went down. Couldn't have picked a more lovely day in Lake Country!

Thank Teresa F
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

I kept hearing about this state Forrest, and now I know why. Wide variety of trails (including one paved) to give a good glimpse into this unusual area.

Thank Heather C
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

It’s very hilly for a great workout. You can walk for miles around the entire park. The trails are wide so that you can walk siide by side and chat.

Thank HartlandWisMark
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

My husband and I live 40 minutes from Lapham Peak State Park, but still manage to get there fairly often. The cross country ski trails are well groomed and well marked. This park offers a nice variety of levels for skiing and snowshoeing in winter;...More

Thank la506ross
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Have been numerous times and it is great! Recently did a 5k and the trails were awesome. Also did a family photo shoot with our dog and it was a beautiful fall day. A little crowded and parking can sometimes be an issue.

Thank Kyla S
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

We have visited this park at least 50 times in the past 26 years, my children grew up hiking here, playing in the snow, watching the scenery and wild life from the tower, and when we lost our middle son we had a balloon release...More

1  Thank Eileen M
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful park with many committed volunteers and Rangers! The Friends of Lapham Peak are doing a great job too!

Thank DelafieldBeerGeek
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

It is always delightful to take a walk, see a show in the summer time, or just enjoy some peace and quiet. The wild flowers blooming in the summer are spectacular. The paved bike paths are great for rides and hikes, especially for families.

Thank Laurie P
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

My husband and I hiked for about two hours here in Fall on a weekday. It was a beautiful day, and we enjoyed the more difficult trails. The trails were not busy at all, which was really nice. There are signs everywhere that people need...More

Thank BethWI
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

really well-kept park with great variation of trails and things to do. Really beautiful. The only problem was some of the visitor-made trails can look like official intersections, and it would be easy to get lost or take a wrong turn.

Thank MalevolentWeb
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JenneyTracy
14 March 2018|
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Response from la506ross | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the trails are muddy in April. It depends on what you are looking to do for the time you plan on being here. As far as the butterfly garden your best bet is to contact the Ranger Station and find out. Their phone... More
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13JeanMarie13
21 February 2017|
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Response from bglassel | Reviewed this property |
I don't, but pretty sure the gates open at 6, bet on the weekend not much later. You order year passes online too
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