Devil's Lake

Trip to Devil's Lake with Joshua and Natalie

This is the first time to the park for Jan and Natalie, and it has been about 20 years since Joshua and Dad last visited.
Main park entrance - Natalie, Joshua, Jan
1 Main park entrance - Natalie, Joshua, Jan
Main park entrance - Natalie, Joshua, Jan
2 Main park entrance - Natalie, Joshua, Jan
Main park entrance - Natalie, Joshua, Jan
3 Main park entrance - Natalie, Joshua, Jan
Starting the climb up the West Bluff trail
4 Starting the climb up the West Bluff trail
West Bluff trail
5 West Bluff trail
Jan  leads the way
6 Jan leads the way
Insert your own funny comment here!
7 Insert your own funny comment here!
West Bluff trail
8 West Bluff trail
West Bluff trail
9 West Bluff trail
West Bluff trail
10 West Bluff trail
Natalie creeps down the rocks for a close up view.
11 Natalie creeps down the rocks for a close up view.
Natalie creeps down the rocks for a close up view.
12 Natalie creeps down the rocks for a close up view.
West Bluff trail
13 West Bluff trail
West Bluff trail - overlooking the South Shore
14 West Bluff trail - overlooking the South Shore
West Bluff trail - taking a picture break
15 West Bluff trail - taking a picture break
West Bluff trail
16 West Bluff trail
What a beautiful view on my left - or and the trees look nice, too!
17 What a beautiful view on my left - or and the trees look nice, too!
West Bluff trail - at the top
18 West Bluff trail - at the top
West Bluff trail - at the top
19 West Bluff trail - at the top
West Bluff trail - at the top
20 West Bluff trail - at the top
West Bluff trail - at the top
21 West Bluff trail - at the top
West Bluff trail - climbers
22 West Bluff trail - climbers
West Bluff trail - climbers
23 West Bluff trail - climbers
West Bluff trail - overlooking the South Shore
24 West Bluff trail - overlooking the South Shore
West Bluff trail - overlooking the South Shore
25 West Bluff trail - overlooking the South Shore
West Bluff trail - overlooking the South Shore
26 West Bluff trail - overlooking the South Shore
West Bluff trail - overlooking the South Shore
27 West Bluff trail - overlooking the South Shore
A gorgeous day,  but not warm enough for sun bathing. Check back here in July or August!
28 A gorgeous day, but not warm enough for sun bathing. Check back here in July or August!
Heading down.
29 Heading down.
View of the West Bluff from the South Shore.
30 View of the West Bluff from the South Shore.
South Shore
31 South Shore
View of the West Bluff from the South Shore.
32 View of the West Bluff from the South Shore.
Start of the hike to Balanced Rock and Devil’s Doorway. Yes, we did TWO hikes today!
33 Start of the hike to Balanced Rock and Devil’s Doorway. Yes, we did TWO hikes today!
No need to get out of the rain today.
34 No need to get out of the rain today.
Tongue Twister used to mean something quite different!
35 Tongue Twister used to mean something quite different!
Balanced Rock trail
36 Balanced Rock trail
Believe it or not, there is a pretty well marked trail with stone steps.
37 Believe it or not, there is a pretty well marked trail with stone steps.
Balanced Rock trail
38 Balanced Rock trail
A popular climbing spot.
39 A popular climbing spot.
A popular climbing spot.
40 A popular climbing spot.
Balanced Rock
41 Balanced Rock
Climbing higher to Devil's Doorway
42 Climbing higher to Devil's Doorway
Balanced Rock trail
43 Balanced Rock trail
That's a helicopter behind my head - stupid commercialism!
44 That's a helicopter behind my head - stupid commercialism!
The B&B where we all stayed - gorgeous. www.innatwawanisseepoint.com
45 The B&B where we all stayed - gorgeous.
www.innatwawanisseepoint.com
Entrance
46 Entrance
Entrance
47 Entrance
Entrance
48 Entrance
Front yard
49 Front yard
Back yard overlooking Lake Wisconsin
50 Back yard overlooking Lake Wisconsin
Back yard overlooking Lake Wisconsin
51 Back yard overlooking Lake Wisconsin
Back yard overlooking Lake Wisconsin
52 Back yard overlooking Lake Wisconsin
Camp fire pit
53 Camp fire pit
Main living area - great view overlooking Lake Wisconsin. You can see the state capital with the telescope.
54 Main living area - great view overlooking Lake Wisconsin. You can see the state capital with the telescope.
Main living area - looking upstairs
55 Main living area - looking upstairs
Main living area - from above
56 Main living area - from above
Main living area - Joshua and Natalie's room is the open door at the top, left of the stairs
57 Main living area - Joshua and Natalie's room is the open door at the top, left of the stairs
Main living area
58 Main living area
One of three dining areas
59 One of three dining areas
Seasonal, outdoor patio
60 Seasonal, outdoor patio
Kitchen
61 Kitchen
Kitchen
62 Kitchen
Another dining area - great views
63 Another dining area - great views
Joshua and Natalie's room
64 Joshua and Natalie's room
Joshua and Natalie's room
65 Joshua and Natalie's room
Joshua and Natalie's room - overlooking the front gardens
66 Joshua and Natalie's room - overlooking the front gardens
Joshua and Natalie's room
67 Joshua and Natalie's room
Joshua and Natalie's room
68 Joshua and Natalie's room
Joshua and Natalie's room
69 Joshua and Natalie's room
Joshua and Natalie's bathroom shower
70 Joshua and Natalie's bathroom shower
Joshua and Natalie's room - overlooking the front gardens
71 Joshua and Natalie's room - overlooking the front gardens
Second floor, common area
72 Second floor, common area
Second floor, common area
73 Second floor, common area
Bar where wine and cheese was served at 5:30pm each evening
74 Bar where wine and cheese was served at 5:30pm each evening
Bar where wine and cheese was served at 5:30pm each evening (outdoor hottub is just outside of the door on the right)
75 Bar where wine and cheese was served at 5:30pm each evening (outdoor hottub is just outside of the door on the right)
Our bedroom
76 Our bedroom
Our bedroom
77 Our bedroom
Our bedroom
78 Our bedroom
Our bedroom
79 Our bedroom
Our bedroom
80 Our bedroom
Our bedroom - view out of the side window
81 Our bedroom - view out of the side window