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Phone Number: (920) 743-4456
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Known for its numerous historical and working lighthouses, Door County...

Known for its numerous historical and working lighthouses, Door County in eastern Wisconsin is rich in cultural attractions and outdoor activities.

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A very nice weekend away!

I have always lived in Wisconsin and have never been to door county! What a nice place to visit! Everyone we met was so nice. There was a lot to see and do. Everything is rather... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 26, 2015
Sheryl B
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English first
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72 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First timers decided to go north from southern Indiana for a 25th anniversary/fall break trip. It was cold and the trees were past peak, but we prepared for the weather and the rain stayed away. Following several reviews from Trip Advisor, we biked and hiked the Peninsula State park which was great. So beautiful and fun. Didn't cost a cent... More 

Thank sunlovinmama
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21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

I have always lived in Wisconsin and have never been to door county! What a nice place to visit! Everyone we met was so nice. There was a lot to see and do. Everything is rather overpriced, but very much what we expected. We did two of the trolley tours and would recommend them if you want to hear the... More 

Thank Sheryl B
Indianapolis, Indiana
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53 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

Beautiful scenery. It would be great to visit in the fall when the leaves are changing. A few wineries and shopping.

Thank kleiman63
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

As a near native of northern Door County WI, this is one of my favorite locations in all of the US. My mother grew up here, so almost all of our vacations while I grew up were spent here. Although it has become a major tourist attraction in the northern US, it can still be seen in its native beauty... More 

1 Thank gary o
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57 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

If you have never been and we had not, wow was this place fantastic! So much to do with only a day trip planned we spent a good bit of time just driving around and taking in the beautiful views and scenery. Stop off at the visitors center on the main road when entering, they are happy to help and... More 

1 Thank shanehan
Fitchburg, Wisconsin
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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

I had my very first Fish Boil dinner at the Old Post Office in Ephraim, WI, and did some shopping in Fish Creek. I have always loved visiting Door County, and this was another great time!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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71 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

I liked a lot about Door County and some not so much. Loved Rowley's resort and liked some of the parks. It's a hike, although beautiful one from Minneapolis if your willing to get off the highway and zen navigate on the way. My first thoughts after looking through all the books and maps of Door County was that the... More 

1 Thank bonny132
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

If you are looking for a fun place to go antiquing or for fall fun, try Door County, Wisconsin. Also, go to Washington Island at the northernmost top of Door County while you're there. Put your car on the ferry and see all the sights. I especially loved seeing the Stave Church there.

Thank LorraineRGould
Lawton, Iowa
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19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

So many small towns to shop, eat, and sightsee. July was prime cherry picking season. Very friendly people!

Thank tonyndez
Evanston, Illinois
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167 reviews
122 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Last year our family vacationed in Martha's Vineyard, which was an absolutely awesome trip - though difficult to get to from our Chicago base, and the island was troublesome to navigate without a car. Our visit to Door County this summer actually felt very New England-like, and had everything (except lobsters and ocean) that we had last year, minus the... More 

2 Thank wendy L

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