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Portage Historic Ways: Pauquette Ferry Crossing
© Photographed April 1, 2017
Erected by Portage Area Trails Heritage System ("PATHS")
Portage, Columbia County, Wisconsin
PORTAGE HISTORIC WAYS
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The marker is located on the west bank of the Wisconsin River, adjacent to a parking lot at the southern-most corner of Paquette Park, and is accessible from southbound Wisconsin Highway 33, south of its convergence with West Cook Street, Portage, Wisconsin 53901.
See also, Landing Place of the Ferry Built by Pierre Pauquette, also at this location.
Looking east, with the Wisconsin River Bridge (to the left)
and the Wisconsin River in the background.
View of Pauquette Park from the marker location.
Park here to access the marker.
The marker is located in the southern-most section of Pauquette Park.
The marker is located in Portage, Wisconsin.