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Norway area recreation map showing loop asphalt trail around Norway, and our parks.
Piers Gorge Rapids, Norway, MI
Piers Gorge is unique and is only one mile south of Norway off Hwy 8.
The vistas in all seasons are amazing.
Water crashes endlessly through the narrowing rock.
Gallons and gallons rushing.
Solitude, water, sun, wind, water, trees, rock, solitude.
More glory than your eyes can take in.
The site has wlaking trails by the rapids for great family walks.
Class IV and V rapids at times. Similar to the large volume rapids in Colorado.
Great whitewater. Several rafting companies offer guided trips from late spring to late fall.
Kosir's Rapid Rafts, Inc.
W14073 County Hwy C
Silver Cliff, WI 54104
715-757-3431 for reservations
The Menomonee River Outpost staging area for the Piers Gorge trip is on Hwy 8 just south of the river.
W4789 US 2
Vulcan, WI 49870
906-563-5450 for reservations
Wildman Whitewater Ranch
N12080 Allison Lane
Athelstane, WI 54104
715-757-2938 for reservations
The Menomonee River Wildman Whitewater Ranch staging area for the Piers Gorge trip is just off of Hwy 8 on Old Hwy 8 on Bombers Road.
Fumee Natural Recreation Area
Take US2 west to Upper Pine Creek Road. Take right onto Upper Pine Creek Road and travel about one mile. Turn is on left. Great place to cross country ski, horse back ride, run or walk in the peace of nature!
Marion Park is located south of the City on US Highway 8.
The park has soccer fields, baseball fields, tennis courts, playgrounds and two pavillions for picnics and events.
Contact City Hall to reserve the pavillions at (906) 563-9961.
Norway Myr Wetland Restoration & Trail
The Norway Mry Wetland Restoration Area is a natural area available to the public. The Myr has walking trails, and overlooks to view the scenic area.
Strawberry Lake Park
Located at the north end of Main Street, Strawberry Lake was an old ironing mining area that filled with water. Non-motorized boating is allowed but there are no official access ramps. Fishing is allowed. Two wooden fishing piers are available. A one mile-walking trail around the lake connects to the City-Wide Loop Trail. Knights Kingdom is a wooden play area for the kids. Softball field, dirt bike hills, and community garden surround the lake. In the winter an ice skating rink and warming shack are in use near Knights Kingdom.