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Family Vacations in Door County

Spend Time, Make Memories

Family vacations are a time to unplug—from work, technology, and real-life responsibilities—and enjoy some in-depth, intentional time together. Whether your family is the indoors or outdoors type, the supper club or the pizza joint type, or your children are toddlers, teens, or raising kids of their own, there’s no question amazing moments and memories await in Door County.

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State & County Parks

Door County, Wisconsin is home to five state parks, 19 county parks, and a large number of local parks, nature preserves, and state natural areas for recreation.
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Arts & Culture

With more than 80 galleries, tons of artists' studios, DIY crafts workshops, and an array of museums and performance venues, there's no shortage of ways to immerse yourself in the Door County arts and culture scene.
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Discover the Beaches of Door County

Door County is home to a variety of beaches, from the sandy spots along Lake Michigan and Green Bay to the rare Schoolhouse Beach, which is one of just five limestone beaches in the world.
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Biking & Bike Trails

One of the best ways to see Door County in all its splendor is with two wheels and a set of handlebars. Whether casually ambling through town or seeking a high-adrenaline challenge, you can get your biking fix up here.
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Camping & Backpacking

Looking to go camping in Wisconsin? Door County has dozens of campgrounds, hike-in campsites, state park camping, log cabins, and RV campsites.
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Explore the 11 famous Wisconsin lighthouses in Door County, WI. Find great photo opportunities, take guided tours, and get a taste of local maritime history.

Here's Where to Eat, Drink, & Stay

Events You May Like

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Fish Creek Winter Festival

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Fyr Bal Festival

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Fall Fun Fest and Cider Pressing Party

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Egg Harbor Pumpkin Patch Festival

Discover, Explore, & Experience Together

Quiz: Find Your Travel Style

Scroll through this series of images and check the ones that depict the activities and experiences you’re interested in. Then, we’ll help identify your top trip styles and provide you with the activities, businesses, and attractions you’ll like the most.
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