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2016 Destination Guide

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2016 fox cities destination guide 27 10 top things to do in the Fox Cities 6 Shop til you drop! The Fox Cities are Wisconsin's Shopping Place ® , home to Fox River Mall with 150 stores under one roof! We also offer vibrant downtowns with many locally-owned boutiques, antique stores and resale shops. MuSeuM fun! Discover Houdini's illusions, hydroelectric power and the world's largest glass paperweight collection. You can even make an earthquake, learn the history of paper or see the next great art exhibit! explore the outdoorS Eagles, turtles, birds and wildflowers. These are just a few of the items you'll encounter as you explore our many nature centers! fun for kidS Batting cages, mini golf, and trampolines are just the start of the fun! Your kids will be smiling ear to ear as they fly their own Gulfstream Jet, crawl inside a human heart or be a firefighter for a day! Don't forget to have them look to the stars at our planetarium or learn to milk a cow at Mulberry Lane Farm. hiking & Biking Take advantage of over 100 miles of paved and unpaved biking trails including the Trestle Trail bridge. If hiking is more your speed, you'll love High Cliff State Park, located on the shores of Lake Winnebago, with 15 miles of trails. get creative! Explore your creative side with glass, canvas or pottery art options at businesses and museums in some of our communities. graB a Bite From Thai, Greek and Italian to Japanese and American... from an elegant atmosphere to a cozy corner diner... whatever you're in the mood for, you can find it right here in the Fox Cities. cheeSe and chocolate, oh My! Simon's Specialty Cheese and Lamers Dairy & Store offer delicious Wisconsin cheeses and other products. Vande Walle's Candies and Wilmar Chocolates will tempt you with many sweet treats! take in a Show Performing and visual arts sparkle in the Fox Cities! Catch a Broadway show, Fox Valley Symphony, ballet or cabaret on stage at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center. You'll also enjoy an abundance of indoor or outdoor live music events in our area any day of the week, all year long! feStivalS & More feStivalS! From Mile of Music and Catfish Extravaganza to Chocolate Fest and more… the Fox Cities is home to many different festivals throughout the year! 1 3 2 4 5 7 8 9 10 CB Trail 6.1 miles located from Winneconne Ave in the Town of Neenah to College Ave in the Town of Grand Chute; asphalt surface CE/NEwBErry/NorTh islaNd Trail 9 miles from Appleton to Kaukauna; asphalt surface Fox VallEy TEChNiCal CollEgE/hwy 41 oVErpass 2 miles from Northland Ave in the Town of Grand Chute, past Fox Valley Technical College and Fox Cities Stadium, to Casaloma Dr. in the Town of Grand Chute; asphalt surface gordoN BuBolz NaTurE prEsErVE - applEToN 8.5 miles; all unpaved; no bikes allowed hECkrodT wETlaNd rEsErVE - MENasha 3 miles including 2 miles of elevated boardwalks; wheelchair accessible; unpaved; no bikes allowed high CliFF sTaTE park 15 miles; all unpaved except some portions in between trails or on roadways highway 150 Trail 1.7 miles; asphalt surface koNkapoT CrEEk Trail 1.25 miles located in Kaukauna; gravel surface papEr Trail 42 mile loop around the Fox Cities; Some sections are on streets or county highway's that don't have a bike lane TrEsTlE Trail/FriENdship Trail 10 miles including a 1,600 ft long, lighted bridge over Little Lake Butte des Morts with 2 miles of asphalt and 8 miles of gravel surface; Trail is from Fritse Park in the Town of Menasha to Downtown Neenah wiouwash Trail 21.8 miles from Hortonville to Oshkosh; Some sections are asphalt with others being unpaved We had to stop at 10, but we have many more ideas for you at

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