Fall in Love with Wisconsin Dells

Skillet Creek in Autumn

Wisconsin River - AutumnSummer is over, the cool fall season is upon us. Don’t let the chilly days get you down, grab a sweatshirt and head to Wisconsin Dells. The Dells is full of so many exciting and scenic things to see in the Autumn season. Experience the beauty of the fall colors along the Wisconsin River or by land. Wherever your adventure takes you the Dells is sure to please.

Put yourself in the seat of a Dells Boat or Duck Tour for a unique view of the sandstone cliffs. The crisp colorful leaves on the shores of the Wisconsin River make a beautiful backdrop.

If a little adrenaline is your style, fly through the Northwoods treetops on a Bigfoot Zipline Tour. Catch all the changing leaves right amongst the cascade of trees. Would you rather stay on the ground? Then, race around one of the go-kart tracks to see who can reach the finish line first.

Horse-Drawn Cart Ride - Lost CanyonIt’s hard to beat a horseback ride on a crisp autumn day. You can really appreciate the peaceful ride through the trail. Canyon Creek Riding Stable and Lost Canyon Tours will have you saddled up and ready for a ride.

If a relaxing walk is more your speed, take a stroll on the River Walk in downtown Wisconsin Dells, offering great views of the Upper Wisconsin River. Take a moment to reflect at one of the many viewing spots or take a seat and relax on a bench. Other options for taking a walk include grabbing your clubs and hitting one of the many pristine golf courses in the Dells area. We are home to some of the most beautiful award-winning golf courses in the area. Wild Rock Golf Club and Fairfield Hills Golf Course are two challenging, yet flawlessly landscaped courses to check out on foot or by cart.

Old Trains - North FreedomFor a fun family experience of a different kind, hop on a train, sit back and let the conductor take you for a ride along the Autumn countryside. Enjoy the landscape with a different and exciting view. Wisconsin Dells is home to Riverside and Great Northern Railway which features a mini steam train ride on a 3-mile course on the Upper Dells river area, bring the kiddos and experience a ride. Just a few minutes away in North Freedom, Mid-Continent Railway Museum features “Autumn Themed” weekends for all ages to enjoy. Journey back into time with this 7-mile path through the Baraboo Hills on an operating train. Explore the history of the trains in the museum, fun for the whole family.

With plenty of lodging, restaurants, spas, and shopping along with great fall fun, what are you waiting for? Your Wisconsin Dells Fall adventure starts now!