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Big Falls Hydro Generating Station

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Overview

Big Falls Hydro plant is operated as a peaking plant and is remotely operated from Wissota Hydro. Included with the hydro facilities at Big Falls are a park, boat landing and canoe portage. Many people make use of the 405-acre Big Falls Flowage for fishing, boating, canoeing, swimming and snowmobiling.

Interesting Features

Included with the hydro facilities at Big Falls is a park, boat landing, and canoe portage. Many people make use of the 405-acre Big Falls Flowage for fishing, boating, canoeing, swimming and snowmobiling.

Environmental Highlights

The wooded and marshy areas along this stretch of the Flambeau River are known as prime deer and wild game hunting locations. Eagles are also sighted each year around Big Falls and the other hydro operations on the Flambeau River.

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