J. W. Wells State Park – Cedar River MI

Description

The CCC conducted substantial development work at J. W. Wells State Park in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula: they constructed roads, signs, kiosks, a pump house, a comfort station, a laundry facility, a bath house, Bay Stone Lodge (was staff residence), cabins, and trail shelters.

Source notes

http://www.michigan.org/property/wells-state-park-j-w-wells/

Source: Our Mark on This Land: A Guide to the Legacy of the Civilian Conservation Corps in America's Parks by Ren & Helen Davis (McDonald & Woodward Publishing, Granville, OH, 2011)

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on September 30, 2017.

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Location Info


State Highway 35
Cedar River, Michigan 49887

Location notes: Approx. location

Coordinates: 45.411143, -87.354649

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