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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.

Nordic Mountain
~ 7 minutes from Outpost
Spend a day on the slopes at Nordic Mountain ski resort. With trails for all ages and ability levels, its the perfect spot for newbies and seasoned skiers alike.

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