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Beaver, Wisconsin Half Way North Marker.
Beaver, Wisconsin Half Way North Marker.

Half Way North - 45th Parallel Marker

Field review by the editors.

Beaver, Wisconsin

The Half Way North plaque is at a roadside turnoff on US Highway 141, one of a few spots graced with a monument along the estimated path of the 45th Parallel by Frank E. Noyes in 1938. There's another marker in Menominee, Michigan and Peshtigo, Wisconsin.

Find out about more of these geographical attractions in "When Halfway is Far Enough."

Half Way North - 45th Parallel Marker

US Hwy 141, Beaver, WI
In a roadside turnoff on US 141, southbound side. About two miles north of the intersection of Hwy 64, and about 3/4 mile north of the intersection of Hwy P.
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Nearby Offbeat Places

Lonely Big CowLonely Big Cow, Coleman, WI - 9 mi.
Big Metal BugBig Metal Bug, Oconto, WI - 14 mi.
Theoretical Half Way Point PlaqueTheoretical Half Way Point Plaque, Peshtigo, WI - 13 mi.
In the region:
Cookie the Cow, Sturgeon Bay, WI - 36 mi.

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