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Eagle Tower Fund Online Auction is Live!

Friends of Peninsula State Park has launched an online auction starting today to allow bidding on items crafted from parts of the old Tower, as well as an opportunity to purchase one or more of the remaining Tower steps. Please visit www.32auctions.com/EagleTower for more information and to place a bid […]


Eagle Tower Fund Names New Campaign Managers

The Friends of Peninsula State Park has named Chris Holicek and Steve Strucely to take over the leadership of the Eagle Tower Fund campaign. Holicek is president of the Friends group, and Strucely is the newly hired business manager. The two are taking over from Rachel Stollenwerk, who recently announced […]


October 2017 Facebook Contest

We’re giving away one 2018 Wisconsin State Parks and Forests annual vehicle entry passes on our Friends of Peninsula State Park Facebook page in October 2017! Here are the official rules: You must share a photo taken in the park on our Facebook page. Sharing is not required to participate in the […]


Peninsula Wins 2017 Gold Seal Award!

Each year, The Friends of Wisconsin State Parks asks park, forest, trails, and recreation area visitors to choose the best of the best for Gold Seal Awards. The winning parks, forests, trails, or recreational areas will be honored with a Gold Seal Award at the Friends of Wisconsin State Parks […]


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 […]


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 […]