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Lapham Peak

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Kettle Moraine State Forest, Delafield, WI
+1 262-646-3025
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Well kept, needs better intersection markers

really well-kept park with great variation of trails and things to do. Really beautiful. The only... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Beautiful Lookout Point

We stayed at the Delafield Hotel just north of this State Park, and came to the park for a casual... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Illinois City, Illinois
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Kettle Moraine State Forest, Delafield, WI
+1 262-646-3025
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

really well-kept park with great variation of trails and things to do. Really beautiful. The only problem was some of the visitor-made trails can look like official intersections, and it would be easy to get lost or take a wrong turn.

Thank MalevolentWeb
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We stayed at the Delafield Hotel just north of this State Park, and came to the park for a casual stroll. The park has nice paths for hiking and the Tower offers a great view of the surrounding area. Definitely worth a visit if you're...More

Thank 909stepheny
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

I had to do a school project that was taking 32 pictures this weekend for my photography class, so we decided to go to Lapham Peak. My twin and I hadn't been here since we were really little and we hadn't had any memories of...More

Thank ShilohLudenberg
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We hike here often. The trails are well maintained & there are plenty of miles to explore! The tower at the top has great views of the surrounding areas, and is especially wonderful in the fall to see all the leaves changing colors.

Thank AurorasEnvy
Reviewed 22 August 2017

If you are inspired this is a go to in the local area for a wonderful view of the local landscape. Bring a camera and be ready to walk trails in addition to climbing the tower.

Thank CAKelley
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Make sure to stop by the observation tower while you are there. Once you get up to the top of the old wooden observation deck, the views of the city are awesome! This is a nice park to check out.

Thank longhornjz
Reviewed 12 June 2017

While not big league hikers, this is perfect....can go for a few hours or a short hour of 'get away' time.

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Great place to escape from it all and enjoy the great outdoors! Love these trails and its fun to see how fast you can get to the top of the tower for some good exercise.

Thank maryt752017
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Best hiking in the Kettle Moraine area. They make snow in the winter months for x country skiing. Trails are perfectly groomed and wide.

Thank harveyrv10
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We hiked for a couple hours. Beautiful park and Forest. We scaled the historical weather tower. It's amazing how far you can in all directions. Highly recommend.

Thank Diane1960_13
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21 February 2017|
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Response from bglassel | Reviewed this property |
I don't, but pretty sure the gates open at 6, bet on the weekend not much later. You order year passes online too
19 July 2015|
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Response from Thefourtravelerz | Reviewed this property |
You can see all of lake country - delafield, oconomowoc, dousman, wales, pewaukee.... On a clear day you can see all the way to downtown Milwaukee. The best view is if the lakes in the area since there are at least 20.

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