Family Vacations

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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Theater & Performing Arts

Nearly a dozen performing arts organizations call Door County home, filling the calendar with theatrical, comedic, symphonic, and musical performances, all from across the spectrum of genre and style.

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With nearly 300 miles of shoreline, Door County is renowned for some of the most beautiful beaches in Wisconsin.

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Historic Lighthouses

Door County lighthouses, many of which were built in the 1800s, have saved countless lives as they guided ships to safety. While the lighthouses are impressive when seen by land, there’s nothing quite like getting out on the lake to see these icons from the water.

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Camping & Hike-In Camping

If sleeping under the stars next to a blazing campfire appeals to you, camping in Door County is a must-try experience. From remote, rustic campsites to campgrounds with full amenities to log cabin rentals, Door County offers a wide variety of options for getting your camp (or glamp) on.

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Biking & Bike Trails

One of the best ways to get out and see Door County in all its splendor is with two wheels and a set of handlebars. Whether casually ambling through town to get a sense of place or seeking a high-adrenaline challenge on an off-road bike trail, you can get your biking fix up here.

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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.