8 days in Door County Itinerary

8 days in Door County Itinerary

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Washington Island
— 2 nights
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Fish Creek
— 5 nights

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Washington Island

Washington Island ©
Washington Island is located about northeast of the tip of Door Peninsula in Door County, Wisconsin. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Washington Island Farm Museum, see what you can catch with Cast N Catch Charters, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sand Dunes Beach Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Island Lavender Farm Market, pause for some serene contemplation at Washington Island Stavkirke, then don't miss a visit to Fair Isle Books & Gifts, then see the interesting displays at Jacobsen Museum, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Schoolhouse Beach.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Washington Island online route planner.

Chicago to Washington Island is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Washington Island is 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Chicago in September; daily highs in Washington Island reach 69°F and lows reach 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Fish Creek.

Things to do in Washington Island

Outdoors · Museums · Parks · Beaches
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Schoolhouse Beach ©
Schoolhouse Beach
Island Lavender Farm Market ©
Island Lavender Farm Market
Jacobsen Museum ©
Jacobsen Museum

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Fish Creek

Fish Creek ©
Fish Creek is an unincorporated community located in Door County, Wisconsin, United States, within the town of Gibraltar and is located on Highway 42 along Green Bay.HistoryThe first settler of Fish Creek was Increase Claflin and his family circa 1844, but the village founder is considered to be entrepreneur Asa Thorp. Do your shopping at Charlie's Smokehouse and Francis Hardy Gallery. Discover out-of-the-way places like Alpine Beach and Schartner's Farm Market. Take a break from Fish Creek with a short trip to Door Bluff Headland’s County Park in Ellison Bay, about 34 minutes away. The adventure continues: stroll through Sister Bay Beach, play a few rounds at The Orchards at Egg Harbor, shop like a local with Plum Bottom Gallery, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Hatch Distilling.

For ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Fish Creek itinerary planner.

Traveling by journey from Washington Island to Fish Creek takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Washington Island to Fish Creek, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 70°F in September, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Fish Creek

Parks · Outdoors · Shopping · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Peninsula State Park ©
Peninsula State Park
Sister Bay Beach ©
Sister Bay Beach
Schartner's Farm Market ©
Schartner's Farm Market

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