With more than 300 miles of shoreline on Green Bay and Lake Michigan, a tourist culture that stretches across the state and the country, and a focus on boating and being on the water, it’s no surprise that our very own Door County draws comparisons to that popular getaway out on the east coast, though locals like to say that Cape Cod is the Door County of the northeast. On Friday afternoons, you’ll find a steady stream of folks heading north from the Milwaukee and Chicago areas to spend the weekend relaxing in this charming area.

What’s your favorite part of Door County? Let us know in the comments!

When you’re in Door County, you can try to see the Northern Lights, visit a lavender farm, have dinner watching a stellar sunset and even walk out to an island!

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