2018 Fort Wilkins Historic State Park Clean-Up Event


 

Together, 62 donor organizations and 160 volunteers successfully completed 23 clean-up and restoration projects at Fort Wilkins Historic State Park

Projects ranged from painting historic structures and replacing Fort posts to enhancing the view by landscaping/brush removal and adding a roof and ADA ramp for accessibility.

 

 


 

 


About Fort Wilkins

Fort Wilkins Historic State Park, located in the northern Keweenaw Peninsula, features camping, day-use facilities, a restored 1844 army military outpost and one of the first lighthouses on Lake Superior built in 1866. Fort Wilkins became a state park in 1923. Extensive restoration work and development began in the 1930s under the Work Project Administration.

Michigan's Department of Natural Resources Introductory Video on Fort Wilkins

Information about our event

Two-Day Itinerary

 

Event Donors

 

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