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Forestville, Wisconsin

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A Tranquil Stop for Nature & Open Space

Forestville doesn’t burst with the attractions of its northern counterparts, but there’s still plenty to to do in this peaceful Southern Door community. Take a hike, take a drive, paddle a kayak or a canoe, explore hidden parks, and breathe in the fresh country air in this tiny town.

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Restaurants Near Forestville

Enjoy local eats at down-home family restaurants in Forestville and get big bang for your dining dollar. Be sure to make a stop at Cherry De-lite/ Country Ovens, where you can get dried Door County cherry products that are great for athletes or just for the sweet tooth.

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Lodging Near Forestville

There aren't many places to stay in Forestville proper, but the town is a quick drive away from Sturgeon Bay as well as other towns and cities. If you're willing to travel just a bit, plentiful lodging options await.

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Things to Do in Forestville

Bicyclists and hikers looking for long treks with rural vistas will love the 48-mile Ahnapee State Trail, which connects Sturgeon Bay, Forestville, and Southern Door. Forestville Dam Park offers hiking trails and a kayak launch that leads to the Ahnapee River. Southern Door is also home to the first ATV trails in Door County.

The area is also rich with Belgian heritage, so keep eyes peeled for historic roadside chapels.

Outdoor Recreation in Forestville

Learn all about Forestville's trails and nearby parks and preserves.

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