Memorial Day has come and gone which signals the unofficial sign that summer is finally here! What better way to wash away the crazy Wisconsin spring than with a quick 48 hour trip to Wisconsin Dells?
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48 Hour Summer Getaway

Wisconsin Dells is in it’s prime! Outdoor waterparks are open, water is rushing down the twists and turn on the river and the greenery is back and blooming in all its glory.

Wisconsin Dells has over 8,000 hotel rooms so there’s no need to worry about finding a great place to stay while in Wisconsin Dells! From B&B’s to waterpark resorts you’ll be able to find the perfect accommodations for your trip away, no matter how many people are joining you. For a one-of-a-kind stay, book a night in a tiny home or tree house at American Resort & Treehouses - everyone is sure to love these unique lodging experience.

First things first: start your day by visiting a classic Wisconsin Dells attraction; Lost Canyon Tours. Still in the family since 1967, Lost Canyon Tours takes visitors on a mile long horse-drawn carriage ride in the cliff-walled gorges. At the narrowest passages, the guides talk the horses through the tight squeeze-see for yourself how they make it through! There are also several options for the adventure seekers out there, whether it's ziplining, ax throwing, or your favorite outdoor waterpark! There’s something for everyone to get their palms sweating and heart racing. After your adrenaline comes down, have a friendly competition of putt-putt golf at Pirate’s Cove Adventure Golf -they have 5 different courses and 91 unique holes so let that competitive spirit come out!

Next up, sample handcrafted beverages at a Wisconsin Dells brewery, winery, or distillery- the area boasts several places to choose from, check out the full listing here! After a sample of wine and spirits at Kilbourn Cork, head over to High Rock Café for dinner off their season’s freshest menu- you won’t be disappointed. If the weather complies sit out on their deck, enjoy the sunshine and relax.

In Wisconsin Dells, we take the fine dining experience and make it a breeze, with easy parking and incredible chef-prepared cuisine all on the menu, you can’t go wrong with one of the many fine dining options. But, are you looking for a one-of-a-kind dining experience? The only restaurant of its kind in Wisconsin, Hot Rocks – Sear.Sizzle.Savor. empowers guests to cook their own food at their table on a lava stone-talk about one-of-a-kind!

Before heading out of town be sure to stop and check out the downtown shops, you’ll get your fill on fudge, popcorn and gift shops in a short walk around downtown. Be sure to take some sweet treats with you for the ride home! All of Swiss Maid Fudge’s candy is made from scratch in copper kettles! And don’t forget to stop at Winnebago Gifts, this shop has been in continuous operation since 1949, it’s the go-to spot for fine gifts and retro-cool décor.

If you need more recommendations, check out our trip builder tool - we’ll ask a few questions then provide you with a list of things to do, where to stay, where to eat and more!

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Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965-0390
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