Near Land O' Lakes in Vilas County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Wisconsin River Headwaters
Erected 1955 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 21.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society
Location. 46° 8.414′ N, 89° 12.361′ W. Marker is near Land O' Lakes, Wisconsin, in Vilas County. Marker is on U.S. 45 1.3 miles south of County Highway B, on the right when traveling south. Marker is at a highway pull-off just south of the Wisconsin River. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Land O Lakes WI 54540, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Thirty-Second Division Memorial Highway (within shouting distance of this marker); Wendy Lansbach Boglioli (approx. 1.6 miles away); Lac Vieux Desert (approx. 2.9 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Wisconsin Valley Improvement Company. The Wisconsin River. (Submitted on September 16, 2010.)
2. Wisconsin River. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on September 16, 2010.)
3. The Wisconsin River. Another Wisconsin River marker in the database. (Submitted on September 16, 2010.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 16, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 968 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 16, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.