Across the country, countless kids are counting down the days to summer break. This also means countless parents are trying to plan the perfect vacation. If you’re still figuring out where to go on your family getaway, pack your bags and spend your summer vacation in Wisconsin at Lakewoods Resort on Lake Namakagon.

Our lakeside resort in Cable is not only filled with endless things to do, but it’s also close to several popular area attractions. Make the most out of your visit by creating a checklist of on-site and off-site adventures. To help give you a head, we’ve put together a list of Wisconsin summer activities we think every guest should experience.

9 Things to Do during Summer in Wisconsin

  1. Spend time out on the water. Whether looking to relax on a pontoon, test your balance on a paddleboard, or try a hyrdobike, our full-service marina has what you need to explore Lake Namakagon.
  2. No Wisconsin summer vacation is complete without a bit of fishing. Whether fishing on Lake Namakagon or Lake Superior, be sure to purchase your fishing license and read up on important regulations.
  3. Receive your tee time at Forest Ridges Golf Course. The 18-hole course at our Wisconsin resort features tree-lined fairways and spectacular scenery.
  4. Sneak in a bit of learning by taking your kids to the Cable Natural History Museum. The attraction features a number of wildlife displays and hosts special outdoor programs and workshops throughout the year.
  5. Plan a short day trip to Hayward to say hello to the animals at the Wilderness Walk Zoo. Open seasonally, the family-friendly spot is home to several types of animals, including deer, lemurs, and bears.
  6. Explore the beauty of Northern Wisconsin on horseback courtesy of Spider Lake Ranch. The family-owned and operated stable has been taking riders along forest trails for over two decades.
  7. Pack a basket filled with delicious goodies and enjoy a picnic on the banks of Lake Namakagon. Some easy but tasty options include raspberry crumb bars, Caprese pasta salad, and chive potato salad.
  8. Lace up your hiking boots and set off on one of the nearby trails. Cable is home to hiking adventures suited for all ages, including Forest Lodge Nature Trail and Namakagon CAMBA Loop.
  9. With over 180 miles of ATV trails, there’s no shortage of paths to experience the incredible scenery of Bayfield Country. Runamuk Rides and Hayward Power Sports have your ATV or UTV rental needs covered.

Make lifelong memories this summer on a getaway to Lakewoods Resort on Lake Namakagon in Northern Wisconsin.