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Cherry orchards on a blue-sky day in Door County, Wisconsin
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Door County is widely known for its cherry orchards; there are more than 1,000 hectares of them throughout the county.

A ship passing through Death’s Door strait in Wisconsin
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Death’s Door, the notoriously treacherous strait between Lake Michigan and Green Bay, has sunk 275 vessels and inspired the county’s name.

Pebbles stacked on Schoolhouse Beach in Door County, Wisconsin
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Schoolhouse Beach on Washington Island is one of the only sand-free beaches in the world. Instead of sand, its shores are made of smooth pebbles.