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This large 50-foot concrete slab (now a picnic area) was once used as a tennis and shuffle board court. Louis J. Petit built the court in the early 1930's.

The race track at Paradise Springs in the early 1930s

Plant, Tree, House, Shade

Louis Petit with his horse

Horse, Plant, Vertebrate, Tree

The full time Petit home, on Prospect Avenue in Milwaukee, is shown in a photo below. He had "prize horses" kept at the house.

The shelter building located here is available for rent. Visit DNR.WI.GOV or call(262)594-6200 for more information.