Near Friendship in Adams County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Roche-A-Cri State Park
The State Highway Commission purchased nearby land for a road-side park in 1937 and ten years later conveyed it to the Wisconsin Conservation Department. Roche-a-Cri State Park was established in 1948 and now contains over 400 acres. It is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Erected 1979 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 260.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Landmarks • Native Americans • Natural Features • Parks & Recreational Areas. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1937.
Location. 44° 0.1′ N, 89° 49.192′ W. Marker is near Friendship, Wisconsin, in Adams County. Marker can be reached from State Highway 13 0.3 miles north of Czech Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Marker is in Roche-A-Cri State Park (fee area), near the Eagle Ridge Trail parking lot. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Friendship WI 53934, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial / Cpl. Red Cloud Tribute (approx. 2.1 miles away); East Arkdale Cemetery (approx. 3.3 miles away); Site of the First Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Church of Roche-a-Cri (approx. 5 miles away); West Church (approx. 5.1 miles away); Lutheran Church of the Norwegian Synod (approx. 5.2 miles away); Monroe Cemetery (approx. 10.4 miles away).
Additional keywords. Friendship
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