Blog Archives

Whitefish Dunes State Park + Carolyn Rock = Awesome!

Our favorite Wisconsin State Park Naturalist Carolyn Rock has announced some very special activities for 2014. And while 2014 seems a long ways away,  it will be here before you know it. In the meantime, be sure to get out to Whitefish Dunes State Park for an outdoor experience you will not forget. And when you stay at Glidden Lodge Beach Resort, you are a mere 3.5 mile hike up the beach to this jewel of natural beauty. Whitefish Dunes State Park 2014 Special Events Saturday, January 25, 2014 Candlelight Ski/Hike. Join the Friends of Whitefish Dunes for a night of candlelight fun.  Enjoy a ski, hike or snowshoe on

Posted in Children's Activites, Discover our Beach!, Glidden Lodge, Nearby Attractions, Niagara Escarpement

Come to our Door County beach and discover Cave Point and the Niagara Escarpement

Door County’s Cave Point County Park located 7 miles north of Glidden Lodge Beach Resort and is a breathtaking showcase of the awesomeness of the Niagara Escarpement. What is the Niagara Escarpement you ask? The dolomite of the Niagara Escarpement’s 400 million year old dolomite rock was originally located near the equator and migrated north to form what is now Lake Michigan. From Wikipedia.org: The Niagara Escarpment is the most prominent of several escarpments formed in the bedrock of the Great Lakes basin. From its easternmost point near Watertown, New York,[1] the escarpment shapes in part the individual basins and landforms of Lakes Ontario, Huron and Michigan. In Rochester, New

Tagged with:
Posted in Discover our Beach!, Nearby Attractions, Niagara Escarpement