Door County Land Trust Appreciation

Door County is a special place to everyone for different reasons. Many find peace when hiking in the forested areas, seek relief from the heat on the shoreline, or look forward to picking cherries in the orchard. Without the Door County Land Trust, some of these...

14th Annual Door County Sea Kayak Symposium

If you are new to kayaking or are a seasoned veteran, the Rutabaga 14th Annual Door County Sea Kayak Symposium is the place to be!  This annual event takes place at Rowley’s Bay Resort on July 14-16.  This event is a place where you can come learn, have fun, and get...

Newport State Park Becomes Wisconsin’s First Dark Sky Park

Door County is known for its nature and scenic views, Rowleys Bay is no exception. Rowleys Bay is located on the Northern tip of Wisconsin in Ellison Bay. This area of the state offers a treasure of unique and pristine nature, both to the state and the country. On a...

Door County Classic Boat Festival

At the moment, August seems far away, but put a mark on your calendar for the 27th Annual Door County Classic and Wooden Boat Festival. On August 12-13, the Door County Maritime Museum will be holding the event that you will not want to miss. The weekend will be...
Introducing the Reservation Center!

Introducing the Reservation Center!

Door County Adventure Center is proud to announce our newest location: our Reservation Center! This building is located right next to the Door County Visitor Bureau on Highway 42/57. The small and charming yellow building is marked with our “KAYAK & ZIP LINE” sign...
Canoecopia 2017 : A Great Place for Paddlers

Canoecopia 2017 : A Great Place for Paddlers

Every year in March I make the drive down to Madison, Wisconsin to present at Canoecopia.  It is one of the largest paddle sport shows in Wisconsin and a great place for paddlers to check out the latest trips, newest gear and the exciting updates in the paddling...
Door County Snowshoe Workshop

Door County Snowshoe Workshop

Since 2008 I’ve been leading snowshoe classes at the Clearing in Northern Door County. The Jenson Schoolhouse provides a warm and cozy space to meet. The class, “Discover the Clearing on Snowshoes,” is meant to help beginners get comfortable and gain some basic skills...
What’s New in 2017?

What’s New in 2017?

  The new year is here! If your new year’s resolution is to try something new or to reach new heights then you may want to check out Door County Adventure Center’s newest renovation! In 2016 the team tackled the project of increasing height, routes, and challenge...
Winter Zip Line!

Winter Zip Line!

  When I say the word “winter” you probably think about sitting by a fire inside with a cup of hot cocoa, a fuzzy blanket, and a good book. For me the word winter means chilly days filled with all kinds of outdoor adventures!  I work at an adventure company that...

A Kayaking Paradise: The Apostle Islands

Door County Adventure Center does a lot of trips. We lead school retreats, women’s retreats, couples trips, and Girl Scout trips. One of the many popular locations we take people is the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore.  Aka: Kayaker’s paradise. If you love serious...