Peninsula Friends


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Gibrlater Student Supports Eagle Tower

Gibraltar Senior Casey Weddig supported the Eagle Tower Fundraiser at Winterfest this past weekend raising over $550 in one day! Seniors are required to pick a non profit to support and create a fundraising campaign. He chose Eagle Tower and is planning to run in the Nicole Bay 5k. Thank […]


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2017 First Day Hike

We started 2017 off strong at Peninsula with a First Day Hike! 74 hikers joined the 1.5 mile route, for a total of 111 miles hiked. Hikers enjoyed the warm fire, hot cocoa, and cookies at Weborg shelter after the hike. Several hikers were seen out and about the Weborg area […]


Eagle Tower Fundraising Update

On behalf of the Friends of Peninsula State Park, the Eagle Tower Fund committee is kicking off efforts to raise $750,000 to be used for the reconstruction of Eagle Tower at Peninsula State Park. The Eagle Tower Fund Committee will be working in partnership with the DNR to plan for […]


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Meet Benjamin Vogel, Peninsula Naturalist

The update below was written by Benjamin Vogel, Peninsula’s Summer Naturalist. Friends of Peninsula State Park funded this seasonal position. Hello Everybody! My name is Benjamin Chase Vogel and I am currently working as the Assistant Naturalist for Peninsula State Park. I am currently a student at the University of […]