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access for people with disabilities

Access for people with disabilities

biking

Biking

bird viewing area

Bird viewing area

hand boat launch

Boat launch (hand): No trailer capability. Boats must be carried to the water.

ramp boat launch

Boat ramp (trailer - improved): Site affords float-off and float-on launching for most trailered boats.

Trailored boat ramp

Boat ramp (trailer - unimproved): No float-off or float-on trailered boat capability. Sites will accommodate the approach to the water's edge of small and light trailered boats. Boat may then be carried on or off trailer. Usually shallow areas.

bowhunting

Bowhunting

campground camping

Camping, campground

primitive camping

Camping, primitive

trailer camping

Camping, trailer

rock and ice climbing

Climbing (rock and ice)

rock and ice climbing

Education Program (icon credit: María Cruz / Wikimedia Foundation)

firetower

Firetower/Observation tower

firewood available

Firewood available

icon for fishing showing a fish and a hook

Fishing

fishing pier

Fishing pier

hiking

Hiking

horseback riding

Horse trail

hunting

Hunting

interpretive trail

Interpretive trail

leanto

Lean-to

lighthouse

Lighthouse

boating

Motor boating

paddling

Paddling

parking

Parking

picnic area

Picnic area

swimming

Recycling Center

restrooms

Restrooms

scenic view

Scenic view

showers

Showers

cross-country skiing

Skiing, cross-country

snowmobing

Snowmobiling

snowshoeing

Snowshoeing

swimming

Sustainable Features

swimming

Swimming

trailer dump station

Trailer dump station

trapping

Trapping

watchable wildlife

Watchable wildlife


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