Minocqua • Arbor Vitae • Woodruff
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Day 1

4:00 pm   Arrive in the Minocqua area and check-in at an area hotel or resort. Receive a Northwoods welcome from a destination that welcomes travelers of all kinds looking for an escape from the ordinary.

5:00 pm  Depart for a  wonderful dinner in a scenic Golf Course restaurant just south of town. The Clubhouse Bar and Grill, located at Timber Ridge Golf Club will work with you on the perfect menu for your guests.

Day 2

Continental Breakfast at hotel

8:30 am   Depart for Hillestad Vitamin Factory. Take the free factory tour and see vitamins, minerals, protein tablets, herbs, skin creams, and lotions manufactured using natural source nutrients. Visit the factory outlet store and receive a free sample. 

9:30 am-11:45 am: Depart and head to a truly fun adventure at Northwoods Zipline Canopy Tour!  A perfect stop for an adventuresome group. A true CANOPY tour built in and around native Pine Trees, creating the ultimate eco-adventure. With 9 Zip Lines, 6 Adventure Bridges, and 2.5 hours of online fun and excitement; this is one of Wisconsin's biggest and best tours. Group rates are available.

12 noon–4:00 pm Depart for downtown Minocqua. Give tour participants a map and let them be on their own for lunch and shopping in our quaint downtown.

1:00 pm-3:00 pm: Tour the Northern Waters Distillery.  Distilling process explained by a gracious host with samples. Craft distilling inspired by the beauty of the great Northwoods.

4:00 pm: Return to the hotel to freshen up for dinner.

5:00 pm:  Depart for dinner at  Norwood Pines Supper Club. Enjoy a wonderful dinner at a traditional Northwoods supper club with a rich 70-year history. The supper club, the site of a gangland shooting is rumored to host a friendly ghost named Edgar who hung himself in its upstairs former brothel.             

7:00 pm: Return to the hotel to relax in the hot tub or perhaps take a swim!

Day 3

Continental Breakfast at hotel or resort

8:45 am   Depart for the Northwoods Wildlife Center. Learn how to better coexist with our wild neighbors at this real wildlife hospital.  The center is a not-for-profit organization which cares for injured and orphaned wild animals while educating the public about their plight.

10:00 am–12 noon:   Depart for Minocqua Zoo. Spend the morning enjoying the outdoors and experiencing wildlife up close and personal at this fabulous interactive zoo. Be sure to ask for the “guided and behind the scenes tour”!        

12 noon: Depart for Lunch at The Thirsty Whale located over the shores of Lake Minocqua. This 100-year-old historical building will delight all. 

2:00 pm: Depart for home with a plethora of great memories!