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Everything You Need to Know About Sister Bay

With its scenic natural surroundings and wealth of exciting outdoor activities and cultural offerings, Sister Bay is one of the most vibrant and beautiful towns to visit on the peninsula!

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Door County, Ephraim

Everything You Need to Know About Ephraim

Ephraim is one of the oldest villages in Door County, relatively unchanged since its founding in 1853. What makes it one of the most popular visits in Door County? Let’s find out!

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Door County, History

Why is Door County Called “Death’s Door”?

Do you know Door County by another name, “Death’s Door”? Have you ever wondered how the county got such a macabre name? Let’s explore the most popular theories about Door County’s original name!

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Baileys Harbor, Door County

Celebrating the Holidays in Door County

With winter being a slower and quieter season in Door County, it’s the perfect time to relax and reconnect with yourself and loved ones away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

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Distilleries of Door County - A bartender at Hatch Distilling Co. prepares a cocktail.
Door County, Egg Harbor

Distilleries of Door County

These two distinct distilleries have exploded in popularity and won several national awards, but their humble roots remain in Door County.

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Door County on the water
Baileys Harbor, Door County

Door County On The Water

Surrounded by the glistening blue waters of Lake Michigan and the bay of Green Bay, as well as home to several inland lakes, spending time on the water is a must for every vacationer’s trip to Door County!

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