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Jules Iverson Memorial Park - Stevens Point, WI
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member REUAHNESIE
N 44° 31.310 W 089° 32.327
16T E 298246 N 4932969
Quick Description: A large comunity park in Stevens Point, WI
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Date Posted: 4/2/2010 8:48:00 PM
Waymark Code: WM8H5N
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Lord Elwood
Views: 1

Long Description:
After the land donation by Jules Iverson, work was begun surfacing and landscaping the park. In 1936 a community house and Boy and Girl Scout Lodges were constructed. During 1938 new toilet and sanitary facilities were added and by the following year a new swimming pool area in the stream with steel siding lining the shores. A new bath house was constructed in 1940.

During the period of major building at the park much landscaping was done, rip-rap was put in along the banks of the Plover River through the park, fireplaces were built and a Scout council circle was fabricated.

Iverson Park also has become a center for winter sports action. A ski jump scaffold is located near the Jefferson Street park entrance and hills on either side of the Plover River provide fun for ski, sled, and toboggan enthusiasts.
Park Entrance: N 44° 31.391 W 089° 32.466

Hours of Operation: From: 6:00 AM To: 11:00 PM

Seasonal?: yes

Restrooms Available: yes

Recommended for travelers?: yes

Business?: no

Playground Owned/Managed By:
City of Stevens Point Parks, Recreation, and Forestry


Playground Web Page: [Web Link]

Entrance Fee: Not Listed

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