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Take the Scenic Cycling Route

By Mike Koehler Elkhart Lake has a vibrant cycling scene and for good reason - the well maintained, sparsely traveled country roads around the Village provide an ideal location to explore our beautiful countryside. So, after you have immersed yourself in Elkhart Lake's crystal-clear waters (and perhaps had too much to eat or drink at one…

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Red, White & Elkhart Lake Blue

The weekend we all look forward to is almost here - 4th of July! From fireworks on the lakefront to the annual parade through downtown, there is so much fun to be had on America's birthday. Here are a few ways to show off your red, white, and blue spirit this weekend. Elkhart Lake Fire…

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15 Best Family Friendly Restaurants in Elkhart Lake, WI

By Deb Steenhagen Located an hour north of Milwaukee, Elkhart Lake offers crystal clear waters, plenty to do and a variety of culinary experiences. Whether you’re visiting with your family, significant other or on a girlfriend getaway, the Elkhart Lake restaurants have you covered. Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin may be a small town, but it is…

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5 Venues to Listen to Live Music This Summer

Summer is officially here and that means one thing - it's live music season in Elkhart Lake. There is definitely no shortage of tunes flowing throughout the village on a warm summer evening. Whether you are on vacation or just looking to enjoy a Sunday Funday, these venues are sure to hit the mark. Check…

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Kayaking the Sheboygan River

When most people think of outdoor recreational activities in Elkhart Lake, the crystal clear, spring feed waters of Elkhart Lake are at top of the list. And for good reason.  However, what many tourists (and many locals alike) don't know is that near Elkhart Lake the Sheboygan River meanders its way through a rural landscape…

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Bubbly with your Besties…..Let’s Go Girls!

Women love Bubbly and it’s one of the highlights of Elkhart Lake's Girlfriend Getaway Weekend April 9th – 11th.  Getting a little time away from the family is much needed as everyone is spending too much time at home these days.  Think of it as a little mental-health retreat with your besties, girl tribe, sisters,…

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Frozen Ground and Fresh Flakes at Quit Qui Oc

Dear February, why so frigid? And why so snowy? Winter seems to have swept in with full force, bringing storms, fresh flakes, and freezing temps to Elkhart Lake. I know what you’re thinking. “I’m over winter and all its storms and snowflakes.” I hear you. We’re at that point in the season of turning the…

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12 COOL Things You Can Do During the Chill-Out Weekend in Elkhart Lake

I don’t know about you, but I’m thrilled we’re past the arctic temps of the past few weeks!  We can finally get outdoors again and enjoy Elkhart Lake’s beautiful winter landscape.  Thankfully, Elkhart Lake has avoided huge pile-up snowfalls which other parts of country have endured.  Rather we’ve enjoyed some beautiful fresh winter blanket snowfalls…

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Last-Minute Valentine’s Day Inspiration

As we hit mid-February, I start to get a little restless with winter. I find Valentine’s Day a bright spot on the calendar!  Setting aside time with the special people in my life is more meaningful than ever as we persist through COVID.  So, show your Valentine or Galentine that you’re really thinking about them.…

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Cross-Country Skiing in the Kettle Moraine State Forest

Activity around Elkhart Lake doesn’t stop when the water turns cold and the last Fall leaves settle on the ground. In fact, many outdoor enthusiasts can’t wait for the snow to fly. Over the last two years, I’ve been introduced to a very loyal and passionate group of cross-country skiers in the area. As a…

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