Reports & Publications

Wisconsin DNR Documents
regarding Newport State Park

2024: DNR Final Decision on Master Plan Variance to accommodate Equestrian Trails at Newport
(supporting documents related to this decision are summarized here)

2023: Proposed Master Plan Variance for Newport State Park
to accommodate proposed horse trails

2018: Northern Lake Michigan Coastal Regional Master Plan
“to guide management and use of department properties in the Northern Lake Michigan Coastal Ecological Landscape.”

1979: Newport SP Master Plan Addendum
update describing the addition of the 170-acre “Hotz Tract”

1973: Newport SP Master Plan
the original, mimeographed master plan
(please note: several pages are illegible)

1964: Documents regarding the establishment of Europe Bay State Park
recommendation to add the property to the Wisconsin State Park system