While the natural beauty of Minocqua is an attraction itself, it is also home to many once-in-a-lifetime attractions, museums, and tours that are must-see destinations for a truly authentic Northwoods experience. Find our list of the top 10 attractions in the Minocqua area.
On a couples getaway or a family vacation, browse our area attractions and list of the top 10 things to do with kids to plan the essential stops for your next trip.
Min-Aqua Bats Ski Show
The world's longest running amateur water ski show is right in downtown Minocqua. See shows Sunday, Wednesday, and Friday at 7 pm.Read More
Scheer's Lumberjack Show
See exciting events like speed climbing, log rolling, hot saw, limber pole, boom run and more performed by world champion athletes!Read More
Northwoods Wildlife Center
The Northwoods Wildlife Center cares for injured and orphaned wild animals and strives to get them back into the wild. Free tours available year round.Read More
Northwoods Zip Line
One of Wisconsin's largest, longest and most exciting tours. 8 Zip Lines & 6 adventure bridges constructed within the treetops of Red and White Pine trees.Read More
World's Largest Penny
The world's largest penny was created to commemorate Dr. Kate and the 1953 fundraiser to build a local hospital. Stop by read about the history of the Million Penny Parade.
Minocqua Winter Park
Come play in the snow. Minocqua Winter Park features over 100 kilometers of cross country ski and showshoe trails, snow tubing and sledding, and ice pond.Read More
Snowshoe baseball players trade their cleats for snowshoes & draw large crowds every week. Games are played every Monday at 7:30 pm from the 3rd Monday in June until the last Monday in...Read More
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Group-Friendly Attractions & Activities
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Vintage Minocqua: Enjoy an authentic Northwoods experience
Generations of visitors enjoy the authentic Northwoods experience each year. Most families who’veRead More
What are the top attractions in Minocqua?
From the second largest zoo in Wisconsin to the World's Largest Penny, the Minocqua area has some amazing attractions you will have to check off your Minocqua Bucket List!Read More on The 10 Must See Attractions
What is there to do in Minocqua this weekend?
Check out our weekend events calendar for some great ideas.See events this weekend
What is Minocqua Known for?
Families and visitors have been falling in love with the woods and waters of the Minocqua area for generations. You might come for the endless outdoor recreation opportunities but will stay for the charming small town amenities.Read More on the History of the Area