Osceola in Polk County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Descend the 156 steps into Wilkie Glen, and follow the trail along the Osceola Creek to the St. Croix River.
Rivers, Rails & Trails
This is one of many interpretive signs in the River, Rails & Trails Heritage Area, a project funded in part by a Heritage Tourism grant from the Wisconsin Department of Tourism.
Erected by Wisconsin Heritage Tourism.
Location. 45° 19.185′ N, 92° 42.365′ W. Marker is in Osceola, Wisconsin, in Polk County. Marker is on North Cascade Street (State Highway 35) north of Osceola Touch for map. Marker is near 1st Avenue at Wilke Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Osceola WI 54020, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Osceola (here, next to this marker); The Mills (within shouting distance of this marker); Geiger Brewery (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Osceola Bluff (approx. 0.2 miles away); Osceola "Soo" Depot (approx. 0.2 miles away); Geology of the Taylors Falls Region (approx. 5.9 miles away in Minnesota); State Park Movement in Wisconsin (approx. 6.1 miles away); Interstate Park Centennial (approx. 6.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Osceola.
Also see . . . About Osceola. (Submitted on April 2, 2009.)
Categories. • Exploration • Natural Features • Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 2, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,390 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 2, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.