Local Guides | Midwest | Milwaukee

Explore Getaway Wild Rose

Located just two hours outside of Milwaukee, WI, Getaway Wild Rose is nestled in a bustling town with plenty of spots to explore. Here are a few of the spots we’d recommend you check out while you’re on your Getaway.

Walks in the Woods

Willow Creek Loop
Distance: 1.1 miles
Difficulty: easy
Dogs allowed
This hike is the perfect spot for a morning stroll that takes just about twenty minutes to complete.

Ice Age Trail: Bohn Lake Segment
Distance: 2.2 miles
Difficulty: easy
Dogs allowed

This trail loops around Bohn Lake through an old towering pine forest and across a marsh area via a beautiful wood bridge.

Ice Age Trail: Mecan River Segment
Distance: 6.6 miles
Difficulty: moderate
Dogs allowed

This out-and-back trail is perfect for those looking for a longer workout. This trail is best used between April and September.

Sustenance and Snacks

Benny’s Wild Rose Market
~ 11 minutes from Outpost
Make a pitstop at Benny’s Wild Rose Market before getting to the Outpost to pick up all of the ingredients for your favorite campfire recipes.

Crossroads Café
~ 5 minutes from Outpost
Head to Crossroads Café for a delicious breakfast or brunch.

The Ding Tavern
~ 6 minutes from Outpost
Head to The Ding Tavern for the best spot in town for your favorite diner dishes.

Things to Do Around the Outpost

Pliska’s Crystal River Tubing & Kayak Trip
~ 21 minutes from Outpost
For more of an adventure, head to Pliska’s Crystal River Tubing and Kayak Trip for guided tours down the Crystal River, complete with a snack shack.

Omega Brewing Experience
~ 33 minutes from Outpost
This small-batch craft brewery has some of the best local brews around. Stop in for a tasting and enjoy an afternoon of conversation with those who matter most.

Rushford Meadery & Winery
~ 28 minutes from Outpost
Try some local mead, cider, and wine at Rushford Meadery & Winery. Keep an eye out for the owners’ pups, Tannin and Pearl.

Ready to book an escape to Getaway Wild Rose? Reserve your cabin today.