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Trip List by NeedsAGetaway

Go Off the Beaten Path in Door County Wisconsin

28 Oct 2010  Recent week long trip to Door County
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Everyone knows the popular destinations in Door County Wisconsin -- the orchards, the wineries and the Pennisula State Park. My list is to provide activies for those who want to do something a little different -- an get off the beaten path from the rest!

  • Explore locations featured in this Trip List: Wisconsin, Egg Harbor, Ellison Bay
  • Category: Perfect weekend
  • Traveler type: Shopping, Active/Outdoors, Repeat visitors
  • Appeals to: Couples/romantics, Honeymooners, Families with small children, Seniors, Budget travellers , Active/adventure, Pet owners
  • Seasons: Spring, Summer, Fall
  • 1. Hands on Art Studio

    A smorgasbord of art activities for the whole famiily - spend a day or an hour and create your own artistic masterpiece. Try your hand at welding, jewelry making, pottery, glass or mosaics -- all supplies and instruction provided on a walk-in basis. Create your own art, take home your projects and marvel at your handiwork!

  • 2. Cave Point County Park
    Cave Point County Park, Wisconsin, United States

    An out of the way county park north of the Whitefish Dunes State Park on the south end of the Door County Penninsula. Explore the hiking trails along Lake Michigan - climb rocks and boulders along the way.

  • 3. Frontier Wilderness Campground
    Frontier Wilderness Campground, Egg Harbor

    Tranquil campground near Egg Harbor in heavily wooded area. Plenty of family friendly ammenities.

  • 4. Ellison Bluff State Natural Area
    Ellison Bluff State Natural Area, Ellison Bay

    Come for the initial breathtaking view & stay to hike the wooded trails. A little out of the way from the rest.

  • 5. Newport State Park
    Newport State Park, Wisconsin, United States

    Plenty of hiking trails for all skill levels. See rock formations, pine forests, fern groves and other interesting sites.

  • 6. Not Licked Yet

    Ok - not off the beaten path....but a must stop when you're in Door County for the best 'El Nino' sundaes -- chocolate custard, with fudge and fresh raspberry sauce. Perfect after a long hike to regain your energy!