Door County, with family-friendly villages, lush woodlands and active lifestyles, was named by Money Magazine as “One of the TOP TEN vacation destinations in America,” and has often been called the “Cape Cod of the Midwest”.
Boating: The Olde Quarry newly renovated boat launch is just 5 minutes from Door Haven.
Hiking: Five state parks are located within the boundaries of Door County:
Potawatomi State Park • Whitefish Dunes State Park • Peninsula State Park
Newport State Park • Rock Island State Park
Sailing • Wind Sailing • Jet Skiing • Biking with Bike Maps available
Horseback Riding. Kurtz Corral
Alpine: Four separate layouts including a breathtaking finishing hole on the blue nine featuring a bluff high tee box. At Alpine, you can pick your challenge whether beginner or advanced.
Cherry Hills: The front nine of the track, laid out in a former cherry orchard, may fool you into thinking the course is a pushover. But the back nine will test your game and make you a believer.
Horseshoe Bay Golf Club: A private facility of championship caliber with a well maintained design by Rick Robbins.
Idlewild: The flattest layout in Door County has plenty of water and woods to hold your attention.
Maxwelton Braes: If your game needs a tune-up or simply a rest, head over to this wide open track.
The Orchards: Another former fruit farm, The Orchards offers a subtle complexity that will test your game. Enjoy a panoramic view from the clubhouse deck that reveals the nuances of the back nine layout
Peninsula State Park Golf Course:
A well known public course stretched out along the Ephraim shoreline with spectacular bluff views. And a 70-yd par 3 that will test your nerves.
Stone Hedge Golf Course: A nine hole facility for tuning up your game.
Music: Peninsula Music Festival, Birch Creek, Steel Bridge Songfest, MidSummer Music
Live Theatre: Peninsula Players, Door Community Auditorium, American Folklore Theatre, Third Avenue Playhouse, Door Shakespeare, Isadoora
Art Galleries/Projects: Edgewood Orchards, Plum Bottom Pottery, Miller Art Gallery, Woodwalk Gallery…see more on www.DoorCounty.com
Art Education: The Clearing, Peninsula Art School, Crossroads at Big Creek
Hands On Art Studio, Plum Loco Animal Farm, The Farm, PC Junction, Egg Harbor Fun Park, Dairy View Country Store and Tour, Pirates Cove, YMCA, Countless beaches, Door County Trolley, Bike, Moped, Jet Ski rentals found throughtout the county. Door County hosts a variety of activities for all age groups.
Door County Essentials
Fish Boils, Wilson’s Ice Cream Parlor, Lighthouse tours, Bea’s Homemade Store, Door County Maritime Museum, Bjorklunden, Shoreline Sunsets, Yacht and Ship building and much much more!