G.P.S. Reference Point

© Photographed July 15, 2016
Erected by Northeast Chapter of the
Wisconsin Society of Land Surveyors and
Oconto County Land and Water Resources Department
Peshtigo, Oconto County, Wisconsin
44.963273, -87.782465

G.P.S. Reference Point
Courtesy of
Northeast Chapter
of the
Wisconsin Society
of Land Surveyors
Latitude:  44º 57' 46.371"
Longitude: 87º 46' 56.103"
Elevation: 584

Sponsored by:
Oconto County
Land and Water
Resources Department

Valued calibrated for recreational use only.

The marker is located at the boat launch at North Bay Shore Recreation Area and is accessible from the easternmost end of Bay Road, east of its intersection with County Highway Y, Peshtigo, Wisconsin 54157.

NOTE: At the time this marker was photographed, more than 5,200 sites had been posted on the Wisconsin Historical Markers website; this was the first to find a marker like this anywhere. Turns out there are several more:

Northeast Chapter: Wisconsin Society of Land Surveyors: Recreational G.P.S. Reference Points



The marker is next to the boat ramps.
With Green Bay in the distance . . .

Medallion at the base of the marker post.



The entrance to the park.


The medallion is located at Bay Shore County Park
in Oconto, Wisconsin.

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