OUR FAVORITE PLACES TO VISIT
Elkhorn Antique Flea Market
If you love antiquing, then you absolutely need to visit to The Elkhorn Antique Flea Market. This event takes place four times during the summer- check the schedule to plan ahead!
Alpine Valley Music Theater
Alpine Valley Music Theater is located less than seven miles from camp. Check out the summer concert line up and plan your visit to catch a concert like Dave Matthews Band, a loyal Alpine Valley performer.
East Troy Electric Railroad Museum
Home On The Square
Family owned and operated, Home on the Square is a boutique shop located on East Troy's central square. This unique store offers a blend of high quality domestic and international products specifically geared towards a Midwestern client.
The Hive Taproom
This family and dog friendly taproom is a midpoint between a wine bar, microbrewery, and European pub. The Hive Taproom offers weekly trivia, live music, yoga and cycling- plus events like bee seminars and makers & mead. Try all 16 meads on tap!
Green Meadows Petting Farm
Take the kiddos to the Green Meadows Petting Farm in East Troy to take a hay ride, watch a tortoise feeding, and pet some adorable kittens.
Old World Wisconsin
Old World Wisconsin is the world’s largest museum dedicated to the history of rural life. Enjoy the re-creation of settlements established by immigrants in America. Located in the town of Eagle.
Pizza On The Farm
Pizza on the farm takes place at Grassway Organics from May through September. Enjoy wood fired pizza every Saturday evening, rain or shine! Orders taken from 4-8 pm.
Staller Estate Winery
Staller Estate Winery and Vineyard is located right across the street from The Duck Inn Supper Club in Delavan. Set up a private wine tasting or a vineyard tour and be sure to snag a bottle to take back to camp!
Okay, so we haven't skydived before...BUT we hear great things about Skydive Milwaukee here in East Troy. If adrenaline is your thing, then look no further.
Lake Geneva, Milwaukee, and Madison
These nearby cities are FULL of fun things to do and see. Too much to list but here are some highlights:
Lake Geneva is just 25 minutes away and has great local boutique shopping, world-class spas, delicious restaurants, and entertainment. Catch a show before dinner or go the adventurous route and take a zipline canopy tour!
Milwaukee is 45 minutes away and is also home to fantastic restaurants and bars. Take a local brewery tour, eat some cheese curds, and catch a Milwaukee Brewers baseball game to round out your Milwaukee experience!
Madison is a little over an hour away, but worth the drive. Visit the Wisconsin State Capital, check out the farmer's market, grab a pitcher of beer at the Memorial Union Terrace, and hit some unique shops on State Street for a day trip that won't disappoint.
OUR FAVORITE PLACES TO BOAT, FISH, PADDLE, & SWIM
Eagle Springs Lake/Lulu Lake
Lake Geneva Public Beach
OUR FAVORITE PLACES TO EAT
The Elegant Farmer
The Elegant Farmer, located in Mukwonago, is best known for its award-winning Apple Pie Baked in a Paper Bag. This specialty deli and bakery also has perfect picnic-ready food, so you can have your lunch at the pond-side picnic tables back at camp!
The Duck Inn Supper Club
Supper clubs are our jam. Since we're new to the area, we're still checking the local ones off our list. But our favorite so far is The Duck Inn, in Delavan. Enjoy some surf and turf along with a Wisconsin classic- a Brandy Old Fashioned- and you will not be disappointed.
2894 On Main
2894 On Main is located on the square in East Troy and is a great place to grab specialty coffee and breakfast in the mornings. You can also grab some bespoke grocery ingredients while you're there.
Genoa's is the definition of a delicious local pizzeria. Bonus- they deliver to Camp Kettlewood so you can eat pizza by the fireside. (262) 642-9775
The East Troy Brewery
The East Troy Brewery is a neighborhood gastro brewery that serves handcrafted food and beer. Enjoy the friendly atmosphere inside or outside on the patio.
East Troy House
The East Troy House is Wisconsin's oldest inn and tavern . Established in 1863, this historic restaurant offers delicious drinks and, of course, a Friday Night Fish Fry!
Barley's Hops & Malt
Located just a few minutes from camp on Highway N, Barley's Hops & Malt is the perfect place to go for a low key dinner and and enjoy a drink with the locals at the bar.
OUR FAVORITE PLACES TO HIKE AND BIKE
La Grange/John Muir Trails
Kettle Moraine Forest
Ice Age Trail
Lulu Lake Conservancy
Bald Bluff Trail
Young Prairie State Natural