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Minocqua Area Attractions

While the natural beauty of the Northwoods 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. 

POPULAR ATTRACTIONS

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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.

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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!

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Snowshoe Baseball

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...

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AREA ATTRACTIONS & ACTIVITIES

NOTES FROM THE NORTHWOODS BLOG

Browse some of our top blogs on popular attractions to add to your itinerary 
 

Group-Friendly Attractions & Activities

A trip Up North is a great place for your family to reconnect. There are tons of attractions and

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10 Family Tested Things To Enjoy with Your Kids in the Northwoods

The car is packed, the kids are loaded, and you’ll soon be arriving in the Northwoods. Now you’re

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Vintage Minocqua: Enjoy an authentic Northwoods experience

Generations of visitors enjoy the authentic Northwoods experience each year. Most families who’ve

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