14 Door County Races for Athletes and Adventurers

If you think of Door County as a place to escape and get some rest and relaxation – you’d be right. But if you think that’s all the area has to offer – you’d be sorely mistaken. In addition to the scenic beaches, charming communities and original artistry, Door County is packed with opportunities for […]

A Wisconsin Pirate? Discover the Legendary Exploits of Captain “Roaring Dan” Seavey

When you think of pirate adventures – you probably don’t think of the Great Lakes. But I’m sitting here – on International Talk Like a Pirate Day – writing a story about a man who was a buccaneer on Lake Michigan. He was accused of causing shipwrecks, kidnapping, operating a prostitution ring, booze-running, hijacking ships […]

5 Ways to Recreate The Goonies on Washington Island

Goonies never say die! It’s that sense of adventure that you should bring with you on your Washington Island vacation. Around every corner of this Door County destination, you’ll find something that’ll bring out the kid in you again. Don’t worry, you won’t run into the Fratellies. But you may end up finding One-Eyed Willy’s […]

The Door County Experience – Cottage or Resort?

You’ll often hear Door County called “the Cape Cod of the Midwest.” But in my opinion – Cape Cod should be called the Door County of the East Coast! It may sound like an exaggeration, but there’s nowhere else in the world quite like that little peninsula. If you’ve never experienced Door County for yourself […]