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Wisconsin Staycation: 6 Fun Things to Do While Staying Close to Home

By    |   Tuesday, 10 Mar 2015 03:31 PM

Known as "America's Dairyland," Wisconsin is one of the nation's leading dairy producers. There are numerous adventures families planning a staycation can experience, including a family tour around Lake Geneva or an afternoon in the subterranean world at Crystal Cave. The Badger State has something everyone can appreciate.

Here are six places to visit in Wisconsin:

1. Mt. Olympus Water & Theme Park: Located in Wisconsin Dells, this park consists of four parks in one, Wisconsin's largest amusement park. Families can enjoy the various rides, games and shops.

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2. Lake Geneva Canopy Tours: For the ultimate thrill, there are eight different zip lines, five sky bridges, three spiral stairways and a one-of-a-kind "floating" double helix stairway. Families on a staycation can go hiking, biking, picnicking and experience the100 acres from the ground up.

3. Crystal Cave: Located in Spring Valley, this is considered Wisconsin's longest known cave. Explore a subterranean world, fun for the entire family. Discover unique, naturally formed, geological wonders 485 million years in the making. Professionally guided hour-long tours explore multiple levels and meandering passages that descend more than 70 feet below the earth. Learn about the history and geology of the cave as you pass stalactites, stalagmites and other crystal formations.

4. Lake Geneva Cruise Line: Families on a staycation can enjoy a descriptive and insightful narrated tour and view the estates, mansions and natural scenery that can only be seen from the lake.

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5. Riverside and Great Northern Railway: Located in Wisconsin Dells, this miniature railway and heritage railroad will take visitors for a nice stroll along a 3 mile roadbend winding through scenic canyons and majestic rock cuts beside the Dells of the Wisconsin River.

6. Wisconsin Deer Park: Located in Wisconsin Dells, animal lovers will experience a unique petting zoo adventure. For over 50 years, the Wisconsin Deer Park has offered families and kids of all ages the opportunity to explore, enjoy and feed over 100 dear and other wildlife.

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Known as America's Dairyland, Wisconsin is one of the nation's leading dairy producers. There are numerous adventures families planning a staycation can enjoy, including a family tour around Lake Geneva or an afternoon in the subterranean world at Crystal Cave.
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