The Australasia Shipwreck at Whitefish Dunes State Park

The Australasia Shipwreck at Whitefish Dunes State Park Intro: Manufactured by notable Captain and shipbuilder James Davidson, the SS Australasia was a steam-powered cargo carrier that made the Great Lakes its home in 1884. This monstrous vessel was famous for its...

Water Sports In Door County

Welcome to Door County; the Cape Cod of the Midwest and a place where water sports will become a memorable and long-lasting reality.  The Wisconsin peninsula is perfect for adrenaline junkies who want to perfect a water skiing trick or those adventurers looking to try...

Reasons To Invest In Your Team

Reasons To Invest In Your Team   Our Team Leadership Center has hosted team building programs for the past 25 years. Tim Pflieger, President of Door County Adventure Center, has found many truths and wisdom while facilitating programs for school groups, corporate...

State Parks In Door County Wisconsin

State Parks in Door County, Wisconsin: Potawatomi, Whitefish Dunes, Peninsula, Newport, & Rock Island Being only 70 miles long and 18 miles wide, the Door County Peninsula is essentially just a long sliver of land jutting out from the rest of the state into Lake...

Your Door County To Do List

Go on the Mink River Eco Kayak Tour! Explore the Mink River Estuary this summer by doing one of Door County Adventure Center’s kayak tours! You’ll see some of the most pristine freshwater estuaries in the country and be awed by the beautiful scenery around you....

Fall Fun in Door County!

If you haven’t had the pleasure of visiting Door County in the fall, you’re missing out. There is tons of fall fun to be had. It’s truly different than the summer. The pace slows, the trees glow with color, and with the new season comes new fall activities....

Door County Desserts

Not much goes better together than warm weather, outdoor recreation and ice cream. Luckily, Door County provides endless opportunities for outdoor recreation and the ice cream selection seems to be expanding every year. So, save your energy; leave the outdoor...

Endless Opportunities

There’s No I In Team When I applied for a job at Door County Adventure Center (DCAC) it was for the Marketing Internship. I realized after the interview I probably wasn’t the most qualified candidate for the Marketing Internship, but was still hopeful. To...

The Catch Of The County

Fish Your Heart Out To say the crystal clear waters of Lake Michigan and Green Bay that surround the peninsula are teaming with trophy small-mouth bass would be an understatement. Limestone shelves, shallow bays and abundant bottom structure attract these game fish...

Buzzing With Life

If you’ve ever been to Door County, you know there’s no shortage of wildlife for you to see. All types of animals have set their domain on the peninsula and you can see them at any of the wildlife areas or even just driving around! The Nature Conservancy...