activity type: Parks

Peninsula State Park – Eagle Lighthouse

Built in 1868, Eagle Lighthouse guided ships traveling through Strawberry Channel as they journeyed to Fish Creek Harbor. Lightkeepers operated this lighthouse until 1926 when automation occurred. The Door County Historical Society offers guided tours illustrating the responsibilities and challenges the lightkeepers faced to keep the beacon shining.

Peninsula State Park – Nicolet Beach

Nicolet Beach is a sand beach perfect for relaxing and enjoying the water views. Want more activity? Look for the playground, paddle sport rentals, and sand volleyball courts. Food and beverage concessions are available.

Peninsula State Park – Sven’s Bluff Overlook

Sven’s Bluff Overlook, situated atop of a Niagara Escarpment Bluff, offers extraordinary views of Green Bay and its coastline. One of the most visited and photographed places in Door County, the overlook is accessible to hikers and bicyclists using the Skyline Trail. If traveling by car, parking is available nearby on Skyline Road.

Harbor View Park

Harbor View Park is the place for fabulous vistas under the sun or beneath the stars. After an evening meal or shopping in the nearby downtown, grab a park bench or a patch of grass to experience one of Door County’s fabled sunsets over Green Bay. Concerts in the Park, Independence Day Celebration, Pumpkin Patch …

Harbor View Park Read More »