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 ...
... was always marked by the odd hardwood tree turning a brilliant yellow or orange, usually in isolation among the evergreen trees. What I saw yesterday was an embarrassment of riches, everywhere I turned acres and acres of golds, reds and oranges covered the landscape. I tried a couple of times to get a good photo, but nothing could do it justice. Now when people say 'I miss the fall colors', I will have much more sympathy for them. I would miss them ...
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 ...
It was a short trip from Chippewa Falls to Green Bay Wisconsin at the bottom of Green Bay part of Lake Michigan. We liked the size of Green Bay and found the Packers stadium. But we had a terrible time trying to get out of town due to lots of construction on all of the interstates. We finally found our way north through Benderville to Sturgeon Bay and the start of Door County. There were many wineries in this area ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking