Riverwest Elders Trip to Lion’s Den Gorge, May 22,2014

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Lion’s Den Gorge Nature Preserve represents one of the last stretches of undeveloped bluff land along the Lake Michigan shoreline, from Mequon up to Port Washington. Over 1/2 mile of 90 to 100 foot bluffs look out onto Lake Michigan, offering lions den lake michigan clifftremendous viewing opportunities for residents and visitors.

Lion’s Den Gorge Nature Preserve is also adjacent to a 44-acre wetland complex owned by USFWS for enhancing populations of migratory birds and other wildlife.

This park offers tremendous views. Stroll across bridges over the gorge or down the gorge stairways to walk along the Lake Mighican shoreline. This 73 acre park offers plenty of hiking trails, boardwalks through the wetlands, picnic areas, scenic views, and restrooms.

511 High Bluff Drive, Grafton, Wisconsin 53024
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