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Shiocton is a village in Outagamie County, Wisconsin, United States. It is wholly surrounded by the Town of Bovina.

Shiocton was originally named Jordan's Landing, or Jordanville, likely attributable to Woodford D. Jordan, one of the two first settlers of the area. The community being referred to as Shiocton came later.

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1895 - Shiocton
Shiocton, shi-ök'ton, a post-village of Outagamie co., Wis., in Bovina township, on Wolf River, and on the Green Bay & Minnesota Railroad, 30% miles W. by S. of Green Bay. It has a church, a lumber-mill, and several stores.
Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ... Joseph Thomas January 1, 1895 J.B. Lippincott
1906
Shiocton, a banking post-village of Outagamie co., Wis., on the Wolf River and on the Green Bay and Western R., 30 1/ 2 miles W. by S. of Green Bay. Pop. about 350.
Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns ... in Every Portion of the Globe Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906
2023 - Here's a list of the best places to go and things to do in and around Shiocton:
Shiocton Historical Society Museum:
Start your journey by diving into the town's history at the Shiocton Historical Society Museum. It's like a trip back in time, with artifacts and exhibits that tell the story of the town and its people.

Wolf River:
Nature lovers, this one's for you. The Wolf River flows right by Shiocton, offering some beautiful spots for fishing and canoeing. Take a leisurely stroll along the riverbanks or cast a line and enjoy the tranquility.

Gardner Dam Scout Camp:
If you're up for a bit of adventure, head to the Gardner Dam Scout Camp. It's not just for scouts – they often have events and activities open to the public. Zip lining, hiking, and maybe even a bit of archery await.

Lumberyard Bar & Grill:
Time for some grub! The Lumberyard Bar & Grill is a local favorite. Good food, friendly faces, and a laid-back atmosphere. It's the kind of place where everyone knows everyone, and newcomers are welcomed with open arms.

High Cliff State Park:
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