Door County is a scenic peninsula in the state of Wisconsin on a peninsula in Lake Michigan.
- A small dry village on the Bay.
- County seat
- Kangaroo Lake - Located almost in the center of the peninsula, between the two shores, close to Baileys Harbor.
address: 1015 Green Bay Rd, Sturgeon BayDoor County's visitor information centers offer maps, brochures and other information for tourists. The Visitor Center Lobby is open 24 Hours a day, 7 Days a week. The Visitor Center is staffed weekdays from 8:30 to 5:00 and week-ends from 10:00 to 4:00. Winter office hours: M-F 8:30 to 4:30.
- Austin Straubel International Airport (GRB) in Green Bay.
- American Eagle
- Delta Air Lines
- Frontier Airlines
Car is probably the only real practical way of getting around, but biking is great in the state parks and on Washington Island
- Peninsula State Park The state's third largest state park, Peninsula, like Door County, is itself on a small peninsula jutting into Green Bay. It offers much, including numerous campgrounds, an observation tower, beaches, steep bluffs, an amphitheater, and a golf course. The observation tower has knockout park views. Main entrance is through Fish Creek
KayakingKayak Door County. Seeing Cave Point with a kayak is a real adventure! Door County Kayak Tours +1 920 868-1400 at 8442 Hwy 42 Fish Creek, WI 54212 to go on a Tour of Caves, Lighthouses, and Shipwrecks.
Kayak the Nature Conservancy owned Mink River Estuary in Rowley's Bay. Gravity Trails +1 920 854-9292
Cave Point Paddle and Pedal explores Cave Point County Park with guided eco-tours using zodiacs, kayaks and paddle boards.
BikingCave Point Paddle and Pedal offer surrey bike rentals
MusicFred and Fuzzy's in Sister Bay on Tuesday nights hosts "The Nicks"Nick Steingart Project...Don't miss it, great dancing with the sunset.
address: Sister Bay, WisconsinA Swedish restaurant and a connected gift shop. Tempting are the Swedish pancakes served with lingonberries, waffles piled high with strawberries and whipped cream, Swedish meatballs and Swedish fruit soup. As an added attraction, the restaurant is housed in a building with a Scandinavian-style sod roof. Goats are on the roof from mid morning to late afternoon every day, "cutting the grass" and provide great photo opportunities.
Wilson's DinerA Door County tradition for over a century. A 50s style restaurant and soda fountain.
Shipwrecked BrewpubDoor County's only microbrewery. It also had a restaurant and inn. (It burned down in 2017, with plans to reopen - but possibly not until Summer '19).
Door County ConfectioneryAnother Door County Favorite. Sample some fudge, or purchase from a variety of candies. Several locations, but the original is in Ephraim.
address: Sister BayCoffee shop and cafe with homemade bakery and awesome cookies! Organic coffee and teas and wi-fi. It's definitely a place to catch up with the world while vacationing or watch it drift by sitting outside with a book.
address: 115 Navarino St, Algoma, WI 54201Take a tour of the winery. Tours and tastings are offered May through October. The winery store is open year-round, seven days a week.
phone: +1 920 854-2385address: 1041 County Rd, Ellison BayAffordable Lake Michigan waterfront destination resort with Rowleys Bay Restaurant, Grandma's Swedish Bakery, Rowley's Pub, pool, marina, and more. Boating, fishing, 100 acres of private hiking, cross-country skiing trails, Segway tours, zip-lining and kayaking tours. Only all you can eat fish boil buffet in Door County.
phone: +1 920 868-3000Scenic Route G, Egg Harbor. Open since 1921, this resort is on the shoreline and has its own golf course. Both an inn and private cottages are available.
Beachfront Inn at Bailey's HarborHwy 57 P.O. Box 398, Baileys Harbor, WI 54202. Offers great rooms with views on Lake Michigan. Amenities include heated indoor pool, cable, high speed wireless internet. Pet friendly.
phone: +1 920 854-9773address: 10386 Water StreetHigh Point Inn offers 1, 2 and 3 bedroom resort suites at discount prices.
address: 2721 Hwy 42, Sister BayNordic Lodge has 33 rooms and one deluxe suite, all non-smoking. Amenities include free wireless internet, complimentary breakfast, indoor pool/whirlpool.
address: 4303 Bayshore DrBeautiful lodging in Sturgeon Bay.
Door County offers campers a choice of 5 state parks.
- Rock Island State Park
- Newport State Park
- Potawatomi State Park
- Whitefish Bay Dunes State Park
- Ahnapee State Trail
- The city of Green Bay has numerous sightseeing options, like the National Railway Museum and Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame