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Backpacking Wisconsin or UP

Looking for a place to go for a last minute Backpacking trip. Was hoping to go to Pictured Rocks or to Porcupine Mountains but waited too long and both are booked up. Anyone have any ideas for a 4 day 3 night trip within 5 hours of the Appleton area?  Looking to get out on Thursday 7/16. 

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Hey there @Timoe1 !  I am newer to WI so I don't know all the best spots but if you haven't done the Ice Age Trail yet that is a great option!  There is an 'Avid Hiker' 3 day trip in the NW section that might work for you.  Check out for more information.  I hope you have a great trip! 

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@Timoe1 I agree with @REI-LeslieN Ice Age Trail has great options. You can start at Penisula State Park.  Also Newport State Park has shorter backpacking hikes but to beach spots with incredible views of the night sky. Have fun, Wisconsin has some of the best adventuring. 

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