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Come Sail Away in Door County

Whether you're a seasoned boat captain or a lifelong land-dweller, you can have a sailing experience in Door County.

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Leave No Trace 7 Principles Trivia

With summer and all the hikes, bike rides, lake days, and other adventures it brings in full swing, it’s a great time to be sure you’re recreating responsibly in the great outdoors.

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Traveling with Dogs to Door County

Dogs deserve vacations too, and with a little preparation, you can bring them along for the adventure.

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Unearthed: Thordarson's Island

Ever wondered how mysterious Rock Island State Park and its iconic boathouse came to be? Find out here.

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Local Highlights

Birch Creek Music Performance Center

Big band jazz concerts

Sister Bay Scenic Boat Tours

Narrated cruises from Sister Bay

Segway the Door Tours

Choose your guided Segway tour

Peninsula Players Theatre

Door County’s première professional theatre

Ephraim Shores Resort

Waterfront lodging with spectacular sunsets

Fish Creek Scenic Boat Tours

Experience Door County by water

Business Spotlight

Door County Maritime Museum

Door County Classic & Wooden Boat Show — August 6-7

Eagle Harbor Inn

One block to Ephraim Beach: pure summer pleasure

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Best of Summer

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Water Sports in Door County

Door County is a water sports wonderland, and there is no shortage of ways to take advantage of it, whether you’re looking for a leisurely paddle or a high-speed adventure.
Water Sports in Door County

The Ice Age Trail in Door County

The nearly 1,200-mile Ice Age National Scenic Trail is the crown jewel of Wisconsin hiking. Hiking the IAT an absolutely iconic, bucket-list-level Wisconsin experience, and one that you can have while visiting Door County.
The Ice Age Trail in Door County

50 Must-Dos for Summer in Door County

From boating, hiking, and water sports to the theater and outdoor dining, here are 50 quick ideas for recharging your batteries and crafting the perfect summer getaway.
50 Must-Dos for Summer in Door County

11 Places to Experience Cherries in Door County

In Door County, cherries are not only integral to the local economic and culinary landscapes, they are also touchstones of history and family. Make cherries a family affair by visiting locally owned and operated cherry orchards and markets
11 Places to Experience Cherries in Door County

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8 Free & Low-Cost Family Beach Activities

Looking for beaches in Door County? Time by the water is a staple up here, and the area's free community beaches make it easy to find sun and fun.
8 Free & Low-Cost Family Beach Activities

Guide to Cherry Picking

If you're looking for some classic summer fun, picking your own cherries at an orchard in Door County is a must-do.
Guide to Cherry Picking

Best Scenic Views in Door County

Thanks to plenty of bluffs, cliffs, rock formations, and Lake Michigan shoreline, the Door County region is packed with scenic views and must-see vistas, including many with elevated vantage points.
Best Scenic Views in Door County

Summertime Events You Can’t Miss

Summertime and all the high-energy festivals, concerts, and celebrations that it brings are just around the corner. Here are all the annual events you have to check out once in your life.
Summertime Events You Can’t Miss

Trail Biking in Door County

Door County is home to dozens of miles of bike-friendly trails that will take you within view of bluffs, cliffsides, forests, shorelines, waterways, and other fantastic scenery.
Trail Biking in Door County

Where to Find Live Music & Art this Summer

Summer is when Door County’s music scene comes alive. Between festivals, events, outdoor concerts, orchestral and symphonic performances, and even farmers markets, there’s a venue or musical style for everyone.
Where to Find Live Music & Art this Summer

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