5 days in Central Wisconsin Itinerary

5 days in Central Wisconsin Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Wisconsin tour planner

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Elroy
— 1 day
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Wausau
— 3 nights
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Waupaca
— 1 night
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Elroy

— 1 day
Elroy is a city in Juneau County, Wisconsin, United States, along the Baraboo River and at the east end of the Elroy-Sparta Bike Trail. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): explore the landscape on two wheels at Omaha Trail and then grab your bike and head to Elroy-Sparta State Trail.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Elroy day trip website.

Milwaukee to Elroy is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Milwaukee in August, Elroy is slightly colder at night with lows of 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Wausau.

Things to do in Elroy

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
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Wausau

— 3 nights
Wausau is a city in and the county seat of Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States. Explore Wausau's surroundings by going to Stevens Point (Schmeeckle Reserve, Green Circle Trail, &more) and Marshfield (Jurustic Park, Wildwood Zoo, &more). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, immerse yourself in nature at Rib Mountain State Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Monk Botanical Gardens, and stop by Janke Book Store.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Wausau day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Elroy to Wausau takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in August, and nighttime lows around 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can go by car to Waupaca.

Things to do in Wausau

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Museums

Side Trips

Waupaca

— 1 night
Waupaca is a city in and the county seat of Waupaca County in the state of Wisconsin, United States. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): admire the majestic nature at Hartman Creek State Park, then find your balance on the water with Jimmy Fords Boards, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Crystal River.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Waupaca journey planning website.

You can drive from Wausau to Waupaca in 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Waupaca

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours