Travel Blogs from Egg Harbor
... the 'Door' part of it stuck. Wisconsin is quite proud of it's tragic maritime heritage. At each state park there is at least one informational display about a shipwreck off the coast, complete with details of the ship, how it met its end and photos of what wreckage still survives (complete with scuba divers).
It's ironic that such a lovely place has such a calamitous lineage. I don't remember where I ran across mention of Door County when I ...
... stock up on groceries, since I've rented a cabin here in Baileys Harbor, and experienced my second beer room. Yes...beer room (or cave, as the Pic 'n Save called it). The first was yesterday, when I stopped at the gas station to pick up some beer. The cooler was small and didn't have much selection, and then I noticed the double doors leading to the Beer Room. Yes, an entire walk-in cooler devoted to beer. I think I will like it here.
After spending a few days in Chicago we were happy to arrive at Peninsula State Park. We couldn't have asked for a better campground with the park having a site right on Lake Michigan. Shortly after making dinner on our first night we were surprised when a park ranger drove around the campground announcing severe thunderstorm. We wisely moved to cover in the bathroom becoming concerned when the park ranger drove by again to announce a tornado warning was in affect. ...
... 8217;s borders, only a handful are easily accessible to the public. The county also has many accessible bays. The most famous are Sturgeon Bay, Egg Harbor, Fish Creek, Sister Bay and Washington Island.
During our stay, we plan to shop, kayak in Whitefish Dunes State Park, bike in Peninsula State Park, tour Washington Island and have lunch on the water in Sister ...
... down to Baileys Harbor. We decided we had picked the right spot. Fish Creek has a yacht harbor, a beach, a small town full of older houses a lot of which are B & B, lots of restaurants and shops. Since it was flat you could walk everywhere. We tried the boilover dinner one night. Like the rest of Lake Michigan every little indentation of the coastline contained a small town and harbor. We bought lots of ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking