5 days in Northwest Wisconsin Itinerary

5 days in Northwest Wisconsin Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Northwest Wisconsin sightseeing planner

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Eau Claire
— 2 nights
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Bayfield
— 1 night
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Osceola
— 1 night
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Eau Claire

— 2 nights
Eau Claire is a city in Chippewa and Eau Claire counties in the west-central part of the U.S. state of Wisconsin. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Eau Claire: River Falls (River Guide Kayaks & Swinging Bridge), Red Cedar State Trail (in Menomonie) and Spring Valley (Eau Galle Lake & Recreational Area & Crystal Cave). And it doesn't end there: walk around Carson Park, have fun and explore at Children's Museum of Eau Claire, and look for gifts at Chippewa Candy Shop.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Eau Claire online trip itinerary builder.

Milwaukee to Eau Claire is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Milwaukee in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Eau Claire, with lows of 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Bayfield.

Things to do in Eau Claire

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Bayfield

— 1 night
Bayfield is a city in Bayfield County, Wisconsin, United States. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Bayfield Maritime Museum, then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, then explore the fascinating underground world of Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Ice Caves, and finally trek along Meyers Beach Sea Caves.

For maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Bayfield online trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Eau Claire to Bayfield in 3.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Osceola.

Things to do in Bayfield

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours

Osceola

— 1 night
Osceola is a village in Polk County, Wisconsin, United States. Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): walk around Interstate State Park- Wisconsin, then admire the sheer force of Cascade Falls, and then paddle through the water with Riverwood Canoe & Kayak Rental.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Osceola tour planner.

Drive from Bayfield to Osceola in 3.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Osceola are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Osceola

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks

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